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  Latest SUSB Annual Data  


2012 annual or static data include number of firms, number of establishments, employment, and annual payroll for most U.S. business establishments. The data are tabulated by geographic area, industry, and enterprise employment size. Industry classification is based on 2012 North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes. An establishment with 0 employment is an establishment with no paid employees in the mid-March pay period but with paid employees at some time during the year.

Receipts data are available only for Economic Census years (years ending in 2 and 7). View the latest receipts data in the 2007 historical annual tabulations. 2012 receipts data will be available in June 2015.

       The following links are subsets of SUSB data in spreadsheet format.
       For more detailed industry and employment size classes, download additional data in comma-delimited format.

         U.S. and States:

           U.S. & states, totals [xls, 126 KB]
           U.S., all industries [xls, 2.7 MB]

           U.S. & states, NAICS sectors, small employment sizes (detailed employment less than 500 employees) [xls, 3.7 KB]
           U.S. & states, NAICS sectors, large employment sizes (detailed employment up to 5,000+ employees) [xls, 2.7 KB]

           U.S., NAICS sectors, larger employment sizes (detailed employment up to 10,000+ employees) [xls, 62 KB]

           States, NAICS sectors [xls, 1.7 MB]

           The latest LFO, MSA, and county annual data are available in the 2011 historical annual tabulations get email alerts when these data area updated


  Latest SUSB Employment Change Data  


2011-2012 employment change or dynamic data include number of establishments and corresponding employment change for births, deaths, expansions, and contractions. The data are tabulated by geographic area, industry, and enterprise employment size. Industry classification is based on 2007 NAICS codes. An establishment with 0 employment is an establishment with no paid employees in the mid-March pay period but with paid employees at some time during the year. Learn More
  • Data Tables by Enterprise Employment Size
       The following links are subsets of SUSB data in spreadsheet format.
       For a complete file with percentages, download data in comma-delimited format.

         U.S. and States:
           U.S. & states, totals [xls, 152 KB]
           U.S., industries (4-digit NAICS) [xls, 948 KB]
           States, NAICS sectors [xls, 2.7 MB]

           The latest MSA and county employment change data are available in the 2011 historical annual tabulations
get email alerts when these data are updated


  More SUSB Data  



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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Statistics of U.S. Businesses | (301) 763-3321 or Email |  Last Revised: May 01, 2015