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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Retail Trade
Rhode Island
By detailed employment size By year By industry
 
Rhode Island - 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 3,372 4,150 46,785 834,105
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 336 336 0 5,624
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 1,642 1,647 3,532 60,217
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 581 586 3,740 63,602
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 324 353 4,159 78,976
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 229 293 7,029 170,163
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 53 107 3,088 73,052
Firms with 500 employees or more 207 828 25,237 382,471
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 37 74 2,550 43,500
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 17 63 1,619 25,985
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 26 70 1,783 24,952
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 127 621 19,285 288,034
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

Rhode Island - 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 3,088 15.8% 9.5% 7.6% 50,391 78.4% 66.3% 59.8%
link to 2006 detail 2006 3,273 15.2% 8.2% 6.4% 56,145 79.7% 66.6% 58.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 3,337 15.2% 8.2% 6.4% 54,724 78.9% 64.7% 56.7%
link to 2004 detail 2004 3,376 15.4% 8.2% 6.5% 54,716 78.6% 63.4% 56.3%
link to 2003 detail 2003 3,377 14.9% 8.3% 6.3% 53,222 78.1% 63.6% 53.7%
link to 2002 detail 2002 3,337 16.0% 8.6% 6.6% 56,328 79.7% 66.0% 57.8%
link to 2001 detail 2001 3,312 15.8% 8.5% 6.9% 54,355 79.1% 64.9% 56.4%
link to 2000 detail 2000 3,344 15.8% 8.6% 7.0% 52,958 78.7% 64.0% 56.7%
link to 1999 detail 1999 3,370 15.6% 8.2% 6.6% 47,791 76.2% 60.0% 52.8%
link to 1998 detail 1998 3,372 14.5% 7.7% 6.1% 46,785 75.6% 60.5% 53.9%

 

 

Rhode Island - 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 3,372 14.5% 7.7% 6.1% 46,785 75.6% 60.5% 53.9%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 388 21.4% 4.6% 2.3% 4,885 72.9% 21.6% 9.6%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 181 15.5% 10.5% 8.3% 1,514 57.7% D 35.3%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 125 11.2% 8.0% 4.8% 827 D D D
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 245 17.6% 8.2% 4.9% 2,605 61.3% 41.0% 17.9%
445 Food & beverage stores 616 10.2% 4.4% 3.1% 11,539 80.2% D 62.5%
446 Health & personal care stores 139 30.2% 15.8% 12.2% 4,845 90.5% 77.8% 75.7%
447 Gasoline stations 317 7.6% 3.8% 3.2% 2,695 50.4% D D
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 403 20.1% 15.9% 14.9% 4,074 74.5% 63.5% 62.8%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 226 11.9% 9.3% 8.0% 1,666 60.0% D 47.7%
452 General merchandise stores 53 39.6% 30.2% 28.3% 6,767 D D 95.0%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 471 8.7% 5.5% 4.7% 2,534 43.9% 32.9% 26.8%
454 Nonstore retailers 228 17.1% 8.8% 7.5% 2,834 73.6% 53.2% 38.6%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?