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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Retail Trade
District of Columbia
By detailed employment size By year By industry
 
District of Columbia - 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 1,627 2,013 18,727 368,794
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 138 138 0 4,903
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 745 751 1,731 33,644
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 279 281 1,754 34,077
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 158 165 1,887 38,732
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 115 156 2,550 58,224
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 51 70 1,363 32,880
Firms with 500 employees or more 141 452 9,442 166,334
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 17 21 248 3,961
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 20 44 465 7,895
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 25 55 478 9,090
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 79 332 8,251 145,388
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

District of Columbia - 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 1,471 20.1% 14.3% 10.8% 20,062 76.7% 67.5% 59.8%
link to 2006 detail 2006 1,587 18.4% 12.4% 9.2% 20,145 74.5% 61.9% 56.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 1,572 18.1% 12.1% 9.0% 20,049 74.6% 63.1% 57.6%
link to 2004 detail 2004 1,431 19.3% 12.9% 9.7% 19,410 74.7% 62.7% 57.7%
link to 2003 detail 2003 1,477 19.4% 12.2% 9.1% 18,591 73.7% 59.8% 54.9%
link to 2002 detail 2002 1,573 19.5% 12.2% 8.7% 19,410 74.2% 59.5% 53.4%
link to 2001 detail 2001 1,541 19.6% 12.1% 9.3% 18,216 72.3% 56.4% 50.9%
link to 2000 detail 2000 1,587 19.4% 12.5% 9.1% 19,177 72.8% 58.8% 50.6%
link to 1999 detail 1999 1,568 19.2% 12.3% 9.2% 18,693 72.5% 59.0% 51.8%
link to 1998 detail 1998 1,627 18.9% 11.8% 8.7% 18,727 71.3% 57.7% 50.4%

 

 

District of Columbia - 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 1,627 18.9% 11.8% 8.7% 18,727 71.3% 57.7% 50.4%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 39 25.6% 17.9% 12.8% 615 D D D
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 80 28.8% 15.0% 11.3% 656 D D D
443 Electronics & appliance stores 38 18.4% 10.5% 7.9% (250-499) D D D
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 44 31.8% 18.2% 13.6% 841 79.0% D 49.9%
445 Food & beverage stores 499 7.4% 3.6% 2.6% 5,506 69.4% D D
446 Health & personal care stores 111 27.9% 21.6% 17.1% (1000-2499) D D D
447 Gasoline stations 96 9.4% 3.1% 2.1% 745 34.1% D D
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 302 32.1% 24.8% 18.5% 3,144 72.4% 61.1% 52.9%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 103 32.0% 19.4% 12.6% 1,486 77.7% 57.1% 39.6%
452 General merchandise stores 27 25.9% 22.2% 22.2% (1000-2499) D D D
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 248 16.1% 8.1% 5.6% 1,700 56.1% 37.8% 30.3%
454 Nonstore retailers 49 16.3% 8.2% 6.1% 373 55.0% D D
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?