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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Retail Trade
Pennsylvania
By detailed employment size By year By industry
 
Pennsylvania - 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 32,375 49,485 645,495 11,092,653
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 2,555 2,560 0 74,613
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 14,616 14,660 32,441 479,174
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 6,827 6,974 44,769 703,965
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 3,977 4,476 51,500 914,157
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 3,144 4,866 113,295 2,603,526
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 608 2,315 67,731 1,380,357
Firms with 500 employees or more 648 13,634 335,759 4,936,861
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 131 892 12,696 244,163
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 97 729 6,219 99,130
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 77 739 15,764 286,086
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 343 11,274 301,080 4,307,482
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

Pennsylvania - 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 28,107 13.7% 4.1% 2.0% 676,811 83.5% 68.8% 59.2%
link to 2006 detail 2006 29,596 13.6% 3.8% 1.9% 679,188 82.8% 66.7% 57.5%
link to 2005 detail 2005 30,392 13.4% 3.7% 1.8% 668,973 82.2% 65.6% 55.7%
link to 2004 detail 2004 30,707 13.8% 3.8% 1.9% 678,236 82.1% 65.1% 55.4%
link to 2003 detail 2003 30,825 13.5% 3.8% 1.9% 659,804 81.7% 64.8% 54.9%
link to 2002 detail 2002 31,118 13.7% 3.9% 1.9% 669,379 81.7% 64.9% 55.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 31,334 13.9% 4.0% 2.0% 670,446 81.5% 64.3% 53.9%
link to 2000 detail 2000 31,426 14.0% 4.1% 2.0% 668,251 81.3% 64.1% 53.3%
link to 1999 detail 1999 31,737 13.8% 4.0% 2.0% 653,260 80.8% 63.3% 52.9%
link to 1998 detail 1998 32,375 13.6% 3.9% 2.0% 645,495 80.1% 62.5% 52.0%

 

 

Pennsylvania - 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 32,375 13.6% 3.9% 2.0% 645,495 80.1% 62.5% 52.0%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 4,533 26.4% 3.0% 0.8% 80,357 78.9% 25.5% 10.6%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,973 12.8% 5.0% 2.9% 20,253 59.3% 35.0% 25.3%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 1,292 7.8% 3.6% 2.5% 13,797 63.0% 51.9% 45.1%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 3,173 16.5% 4.1% 1.9% 48,167 71.2% 46.1% 33.7%
445 Food & beverage stores 4,817 15.2% 4.7% 1.1% 147,994 87.9% 74.1% 55.2%
446 Health & personal care stores 2,102 12.0% 4.3% 3.1% 47,277 78.6% 68.5% 65.5%
447 Gasoline stations 2,802 10.9% 3.0% 1.5% 38,951 65.5% 49.3% 37.5%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 3,106 12.4% 8.3% 6.2% 55,955 80.4% 74.4% 69.2%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 2,057 9.1% 4.2% 2.8% 24,078 71.5% 58.7% 50.7%
452 General merchandise stores 470 13.8% 9.6% 7.0% 103,263 98.4% 97.7% 96.8%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 4,531 7.4% 2.1% 1.2% 34,150 51.9% 32.1% 24.0%
454 Nonstore retailers 1,794 16.7% 5.5% 3.0% 31,253 77.3% 56.5% 42.8%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?