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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Retail Trade
California
By detailed employment size By year By industry
 
California - Retail Trade by Employment Size of Enterprise
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 71,858 106,348 1,382,643 29,107,565
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 7,935 7,952 0 246,514
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 32,571 32,722 70,915 1,119,002
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 15,043 15,448 98,764 1,680,552
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 8,681 9,846 113,723 2,159,523
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 5,924 9,775 217,375 5,722,647
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,059 4,733 124,058 3,656,325
Firms with 500 employees or more 645 25,872 757,808 14,523,002
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 135 1,334 24,579 623,967
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 92 1,449 21,179 413,116
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 86 1,352 23,049 525,628
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 332 21,737 689,001 12,960,291
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

California - Retail trade - by Year
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
More
data
Year Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to 2008 detail 2008 73,147 10.1% 2.5% 0.9% 1,668,747 83.0% 70.4% 61.5%
link to 2006 detail 2006 76,669 10.6% 2.5% 0.9% 1,700,802 83.0% 69.2% 59.3%
link to 2005 detail 2005 76,913 10.4% 2.5% 0.9% 1,651,973 82.7% 68.6% 59.0%
link to 2004 detail 2004 75,465 11.0% 2.6% 0.9% 1,662,333 82.7% 68.3% 58.1%
link to 2003 detail 2003 74,788 10.9% 2.6% 0.9% 1,592,087 82.0% 67.4% 57.0%
link to 2002 detail 2002 74,868 11.1% 2.6% 0.9% 1,534,667 81.2% 66.1% 55.4%
link to 2001 detail 2001 74,616 11.1% 2.5% 0.9% 1,531,595 81.0% 65.4% 55.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 73,489 11.0% 2.5% 0.9% 1,491,460 80.7% 65.0% 55.4%
link to 1999 detail 1999 72,026 10.8% 2.4% 0.9% 1,421,434 80.1% 64.4% 55.3%
link to 1998 detail 1998 71,858 10.6% 2.4% 0.9% 1,382,643 79.5% 63.8% 54.8%

 

 

California - Retail Trade by Subsector
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
44-45 Retail Trade 71,858 10.6% 2.4% 0.9% 1,382,643 79.5% 63.8% 54.8%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 7,964 22.7% 5.0% 0.8% 183,488 83.8% 48.3% 22.1%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 4,799 10.8% 2.5% 1.3% 53,613 65.1% 41.6% 33.3%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 3,764 8.5% 2.2% 1.0% 47,708 70.4% 55.2% 47.6%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 5,323 15.3% 3.2% 1.3% 101,223 75.8% 53.7% 44.2%
445 Food & beverage stores 12,063 9.6% 1.8% 0.5% 273,426 84.0% 71.2% 63.2%
446 Health & personal care stores 4,601 8.5% 1.9% 1.2% 100,004 80.9% 71.1% 67.9%
447 Gasoline stations 5,942 9.1% 1.2% 0.4% 68,616 51.8% 30.7% 23.0%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 8,172 8.5% 3.6% 2.1% 139,656 79.6% 71.2% 64.4%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 4,958 10.3% 2.6% 1.4% 75,440 74.4% 58.5% 50.6%
452 General merchandise stores 867 9.8% 4.5% 3.5% 213,541 98.7% 98.1% 97.7%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 10,642 6.6% 1.6% 0.6% 87,636 55.8% 37.7% 30.6%
454 Nonstore retailers 3,196 12.8% 3.8% 1.7% 38,292 70.4% 44.9% 31.1%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

All-sector table By detailed employment size By year By industry Data in formats for downloading

Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?