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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Retail Trade
Tennessee
By detailed employment size By year By industry
 
Tennessee - 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 16,691 24,728 311,723 5,322,396
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 1,569 1,571 0 39,528
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 7,703 7,727 16,930 242,833
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 3,480 3,532 22,794 371,219
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,730 1,911 22,450 422,524
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,380 2,139 47,888 1,148,607
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 293 1,151 24,763 590,350
Firms with 500 employees or more 536 6,697 176,898 2,507,335
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 96 450 5,356 89,908
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 67 409 5,576 106,984
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 65 316 3,323 66,753
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 308 5,522 162,643 2,243,690
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

Tennessee - 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 14,596 13.1% 4.9% 3.1% 326,762 82.8% 69.8% 63.1%
link to 2006 detail 2006 15,096 13.1% 4.9% 3.0% 332,982 82.9% 69.1% 62.3%
link to 2005 detail 2005 15,365 12.8% 4.7% 3.0% 320,100 82.0% 67.5% 60.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 15,458 13.2% 4.8% 3.0% 320,482 81.9% 67.2% 60.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 15,460 13.0% 4.8% 3.0% 304,207 81.0% 65.8% 58.5%
link to 2002 detail 2002 15,740 13.2% 5.0% 3.2% 306,718 81.1% 66.6% 59.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 15,897 13.4% 5.2% 3.3% 310,202 80.8% 66.1% 58.8%
link to 2000 detail 2000 16,187 13.4% 5.2% 3.3% 311,497 80.7% 65.8% 58.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 16,284 13.4% 5.1% 3.2% 310,229 80.3% 65.2% 57.0%
link to 1998 detail 1998 16,691 13.2% 5.0% 3.2% 311,723 80.1% 64.7% 56.7%

 

 

Tennessee - 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 16,691 13.2% 5.0% 3.2% 311,723 80.1% 64.7% 56.7%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 2,550 18.3% 4.2% 1.5% 39,953 78.5% 39.8% 19.1%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,100 13.4% 6.2% 4.7% 10,666 58.9% 38.9% 32.8%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 679 9.7% 4.0% 2.9% 5,956 60.0% 41.5% 40.3%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,615 20.4% 6.4% 3.3% 25,648 71.1% 43.2% 34.1%
445 Food & beverage stores 2,187 13.0% 3.2% 1.7% 62,067 87.5% 75.4% 68.9%
446 Health & personal care stores 993 11.3% 5.4% 4.5% 20,184 76.2% 68.2% 66.6%
447 Gasoline stations 1,873 11.6% 3.9% 2.0% 23,795 66.9% 46.6% 27.6%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 1,543 17.6% 12.2% 10.2% 26,742 82.3% 74.8% 70.1%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 957 10.6% 6.8% 4.8% 9,766 66.1% 55.2% 48.2%
452 General merchandise stores 219 17.4% 12.3% 12.3% 61,327 98.8% 98.3% 98.3%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 2,410 7.2% 2.7% 2.0% 15,716 48.8% 29.3% 24.4%
454 Nonstore retailers 682 15.8% 7.3% 4.8% 9,903 78.7% 61.9% 43.0%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?