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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Retail Trade
North Carolina
By detailed employment size By year By industry
 
North Carolina - 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 23,289 35,531 430,691 7,425,061
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 2,217 2,220 0 67,903
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 11,017 11,036 24,240 379,131
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 4,773 4,882 31,185 534,516
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 2,618 3,014 34,008 669,727
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,827 3,485 62,296 1,533,363
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 340 1,760 32,420 745,031
Firms with 500 employees or more 497 9,134 246,542 3,495,390
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 87 637 8,507 169,506
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 58 328 4,248 67,783
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 63 531 6,496 118,569
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 289 7,638 227,291 3,139,532
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

North Carolina - 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 21,855 11.6% 3.9% 2.2% 476,759 82.4% 69.8% 62.7%
link to 2006 detail 2006 22,677 11.6% 3.8% 2.2% 467,113 81.7% 68.1% 61.2%
link to 2005 detail 2005 22,869 11.2% 3.6% 2.2% 449,870 80.9% 67.0% 59.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 22,817 11.9% 3.6% 2.2% 458,404 81.0% 66.2% 59.3%
link to 2003 detail 2003 22,790 11.7% 3.6% 2.2% 441,768 80.3% 65.3% 58.3%
link to 2002 detail 2002 22,955 11.5% 3.6% 2.2% 439,685 80.1% 65.9% 59.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 23,069 11.8% 3.7% 2.3% 441,460 80.0% 65.3% 58.1%
link to 2000 detail 2000 23,005 11.8% 3.7% 2.3% 449,963 80.2% 65.7% 58.5%
link to 1999 detail 1999 23,043 11.7% 3.7% 2.2% 435,977 79.7% 65.1% 57.8%
link to 1998 detail 1998 23,289 11.4% 3.6% 2.1% 430,691 79.2% 64.8% 57.2%

 

 

North Carolina - 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 23,289 11.4% 3.6% 2.1% 430,691 79.2% 64.8% 57.2%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 3,612 18.6% 2.9% 0.9% 55,371 75.9% 35.8% 18.8%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,956 9.7% 3.4% 2.4% 18,705 55.9% 37.8% 31.9%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 980 8.4% 3.3% 2.2% 9,417 60.8% 45.4% 39.8%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 2,288 15.4% 4.0% 2.2% 38,298 72.0% 50.6% 44.1%
445 Food & beverage stores 2,230 12.2% 3.4% 1.6% 89,348 91.5% 84.1% 78.5%
446 Health & personal care stores 1,172 10.3% 4.4% 3.5% 25,602 77.5% 69.8% 68.0%
447 Gasoline stations 2,610 10.2% 3.0% 1.1% 29,237 63.9% 42.3% 24.1%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 2,257 12.6% 8.1% 6.3% 37,888 79.4% 72.0% 68.1%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 1,448 9.4% 4.1% 2.5% 13,326 64.3% 49.1% 42.9%
452 General merchandise stores 373 14.5% 8.8% 6.7% 75,147 98.3% 97.6% 96.4%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 3,478 5.9% 2.1% 1.3% 23,325 49.3% 33.1% 23.0%
454 Nonstore retailers 1,069 16.3% 6.1% 3.5% 15,027 74.2% 54.3% 37.6%
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?