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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Food mfg
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By detailed employment size By year By state
 
U.S. - Food mfg 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 23,203 27,761 1,464,439 40,209,138
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 2,019 2,025 0 126,805
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 7,086 7,092 16,243 247,479
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 4,371 4,378 29,162 435,202
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 3,769 3,819 51,110 888,255
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 4,089 4,468 163,083 3,861,894
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,279 1,963 219,967 6,184,392
Firms with 500 employees or more 590 4,016 984,874 28,465,111
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Food manufacturing - 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 21,501 27.9% 8.8% 2.7% 1,467,458 93.9% 82.7% 67.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 21,591 27.4% 8.5% 2.6% 1,439,266 93.8% 82.4% 66.6%
link to 2006 detail 2006 21,170 28.1% 8.8% 2.6% 1,458,738 94.0% 82.8% 66.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 21,510 27.9% 8.7% 2.6% 1,469,730 93.9% 82.7% 66.9%
link to 2004 detail 2004 22,320 27.2% 8.4% 2.5% 1,482,261 93.9% 82.5% 66.8%
link to 2003 detail 2003 22,833 26.8% 8.2% 2.4% 1,495,998 93.8% 82.5% 66.9%
link to 2002 detail 2002 21,384 26.8% 8.4% 2.6% 1,443,766 94.1% 83.2% 68.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 22,437 26.0% 8.0% 2.5% 1,470,146 93.9% 82.8% 68.0%
link to 2000 detail 2000 22,037 26.5% 8.3% 2.6% 1,468,254 94.0% 82.9% 67.9%
link to 1999 detail 1999 22,332 26.1% 8.2% 2.6% 1,464,354 93.9% 82.8% 67.8%
link to 1998 detail 1998 23,203 25.7% 8.1% 2.5% 1,464,439 93.4% 82.3% 67.3%

 

 

Food mfg by State
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.
State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
United States 23,203 25.7% 8.1% 2.5% 1,464,439 93.4% 82.3% 67.3%
Alabama 250 40.0% 26.8% 18.0% 34,715 97.8% 93.8% 85.7%
Alaska 117 28.2% 16.2% 12.0% 8,989 D D 79.7%
Arizona 254 26.0% 12.6% 9.8% 8,964 87.1% 71.3% 61.4%
Arkansas 232 39.2% 27.2% 19.4% 51,155 98.6% 96.5% 91.1%
California 3,294 32.1% 11.7% 4.5% 147,749 91.7% 74.0% 50.8%
Colorado 388 28.4% 12.4% 7.5% 18,171 92.2% 79.7% 66.2%
Connecticut 302 26.2% 8.6% 4.3% 8,891 83.7% 60.9% 43.5%
Delaware 67 37.3% 20.9% 13.4% 9,428 97.1% 92.8% 82.1%
District of Columbia 15 40.0% 20.0% 0.0% (250-499) D D D
Florida 884 22.6% 10.2% 5.2% 36,768 90.1% 77.2% 61.6%
Georgia 470 38.9% 24.5% 17.0% 60,098 97.6% 92.4% 84.1%
Hawaii 233 26.6% 8.6% 3.9% 6,285 D D D
Idaho 158 38.6% 25.3% 13.3% 16,171 97.0% 92.7% 70.8%
Illinois 1,208 34.9% 16.4% 8.7% 83,275 94.3% 83.5% 65.9%
Indiana 426 39.0% 22.1% 15.3% 33,209 95.1% 86.7% 75.2%
Iowa 373 40.2% 25.2% 15.0% 46,300 97.4% 92.8% 81.9%
Kansas 280 37.9% 21.1% 13.6% 30,736 97.0% 91.7% 84.9%
Kentucky 254 41.3% 25.6% 16.9% 20,359 96.2% 89.0% 75.6%
Louisiana 380 38.2% 14.7% 8.2% 17,482 92.3% 68.4% 48.6%
Maine 187 24.1% 11.8% 7.0% 6,334 87.5% 75.5% 50.6%
Maryland 327 35.5% 19.9% 11.3% 17,045 92.5% 80.1% 65.1%
Massachusetts 754 29.0% 8.5% 4.2% 21,589 84.3% 55.7% 32.3%
Michigan 861 28.0% 10.9% 6.2% 32,544 89.8% 73.4% 56.3%
Minnesota 576 35.8% 20.3% 12.7% 42,868 94.6% 86.6% 68.2%
Mississippi 183 37.2% 22.4% 14.2% 26,709 97.4% 93.0% 84.7%
Missouri 477 32.7% 18.4% 13.4% 38,318 95.7% 89.2% 83.0%
Montana 162 16.7% 7.4% 6.2% 2,207 D D 49.8%
Nebraska 263 36.5% 23.2% 15.6% 34,302 97.5% 92.8% 85.7%
Nevada 98 33.7% 16.3% 10.2% 3,049 90.2% 70.3% 49.4%
New Hampshire 102 24.5% 6.9% 3.9% 2,210 81.9% 58.1% 35.9%
New Jersey 1,026 25.6% 10.9% 4.8% 29,817 86.0% 66.4% 39.5%
New Mexico 132 31.1% 15.9% 9.1% 4,072 87.2% 71.4% 41.7%
New York 2,199 18.1% 6.0% 2.8% 48,813 80.5% 59.9% 37.2%
North Carolina 462 40.3% 20.6% 12.8% 52,585 96.9% 90.4% 82.4%
North Dakota 112 34.8% 17.9% 9.8% 5,412 93.0% 79.1% 47.3%
Ohio 875 34.3% 16.2% 9.3% 49,658 93.1% 81.8% 66.9%
Oklahoma 229 32.8% 21.0% 14.8% 14,562 94.9% 87.2% 76.0%
Oregon 439 32.8% 16.6% 8.2% 19,737 91.8% 75.4% 50.0%
Pennsylvania 1,303 33.2% 13.7% 6.8% 76,573 93.0% 80.2% 61.6%
Rhode Island 149 22.8% 4.7% 2.0% 2,818 76.3% 30.2% 5.0%
South Carolina 181 35.9% 22.7% 16.0% 15,757 96.4% 90.8% 85.4%
South Dakota 99 34.3% 22.2% 18.2% 8,051 96.4% 88.7% 82.4%
Tennessee 313 39.3% 25.2% 18.8% 36,284 97.2% 92.1% 84.9%
Texas 1,482 27.1% 12.8% 6.4% 86,328 93.4% 83.7% 68.7%
Utah 237 40.5% 16.5% 7.6% 12,026 92.4% 73.8% 46.0%
Vermont 153 27.5% 8.5% 5.9% 3,779 82.8% 55.0% 32.7%
Virginia 390 35.4% 18.2% 11.8% 34,765 95.7% 89.1% 80.2%
Washington 706 32.9% 13.7% 7.6% 33,617 92.8% 76.5% 60.2%
West Virginia 100 20.0% 11.0% 8.0% 5,260 91.7% D D
Wisconsin 832 39.9% 19.1% 10.3% 57,607 94.0% 82.1% 65.4%
Wyoming 55 14.5% 9.1% 7.3% (500-999) D D D
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?