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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Retail Trade
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U.S. - Retail Trade by Employment Size of Enterprise
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Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 738,890 1,113,851 14,241,512 260,349,716
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 76,244 76,515 0 2,125,506
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 346,480 347,650 766,001 11,934,308
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 157,456 161,031 1,033,800 17,070,495
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 87,409 98,441 1,147,141 21,334,124
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 60,418 102,827 2,227,794 53,637,808
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 8,484 52,163 1,215,103 29,919,297
Firms with 500 employees or more 2,399 275,224 7,851,673 124,328,178
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 852 19,135 332,974 6,885,474
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 357 15,815 222,891 4,134,519
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 334 16,647 289,517 5,434,740
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 856 223,627 7,006,291 107,873,445
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Retail trade - by Year
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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 693,137 9.3% 1.6% 0.3% 15,614,757 82.4% 69.6% 61.5%
link to 2007 detail 2007 712,947 9.4% 1.5% 0.3% 15,759,928 82.2% 68.9% 61.0%
link to 2006 detail 2006 725,577 9.5% 1.5% 0.3% 15,767,866 82.1% 68.3% 60.0%
link to 2005 detail 2005 736,940 9.4% 1.5% 0.3% 15,338,672 81.4% 67.3% 58.9%
link to 2004 detail 2004 734,984 9.8% 1.5% 0.3% 15,351,431 81.2% 66.5% 57.8%
link to 2003 detail 2003 732,854 9.7% 1.5% 0.3% 14,867,825 80.7% 65.8% 56.9%
link to 2002 detail 2002 736,130 9.6% 1.5% 0.3% 14,819,904 80.5% 65.6% 57.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 735,135 9.8% 1.5% 0.3% 14,890,289 80.4% 65.2% 56.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 731,444 9.9% 1.6% 0.3% 14,840,775 80.3% 65.0% 56.3%
link to 1999 detail 1999 730,303 9.8% 1.5% 0.3% 14,476,628 79.9% 64.5% 55.9%
link to 1998 detail 1998 738,890 9.6% 1.5% 0.3% 14,241,512 79.3% 63.7% 55.1%

 

 

Retail Trade by State
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State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to industry detail United States 738,890 9.6% 1.5% 0.3% 14,241,512 79.3% 63.7% 55.1%
link to industry detail Alabama 13,755 12.6% 4.7% 3.2% 226,505 77.1% 60.7% 52.6%
link to industry detail Alaska 2,208 13.7% 5.8% 4.0% 32,186 74.8% 57.9% 49.3%
link to industry detail Arizona 10,635 15.2% 6.5% 4.1% 241,097 83.0% 69.7% 59.5%
link to industry detail Arkansas 9,400 11.6% 4.4% 3.1% 134,135 72.7% 56.3% 48.1%
link to industry detail California 71,858 10.6% 2.4% 0.9% 1,382,643 79.5% 63.8% 54.8%
link to industry detail Colorado 12,803 13.2% 5.4% 3.6% 232,599 79.2% 64.5% 57.3%
link to industry detail Connecticut 10,583 14.1% 5.4% 3.8% 189,957 78.8% 61.8% 55.1%
link to industry detail Delaware 2,800 22.4% 13.1% 10.4% 47,633 78.7% 61.4% 52.3%
link to industry detail District of Columbia 1,627 18.9% 11.8% 8.7% 18,727 71.3% 57.7% 50.4%
link to industry detail Florida 44,233 8.6% 2.8% 1.5% 872,452 82.4% 71.9% 65.3%
link to industry detail Georgia 21,606 12.0% 4.4% 2.7% 431,835 81.4% 68.3% 60.4%
link to industry detail Hawaii 3,251 16.6% 7.8% 5.0% 60,620 77.9% 62.7% 49.0%
link to industry detail Idaho 4,371 17.5% 7.1% 5.0% 65,665 74.0% 51.9% 41.4%
link to industry detail Illinois 29,475 13.7% 3.8% 2.1% 632,653 81.4% 64.8% 57.5%
link to industry detail Indiana 16,080 15.8% 5.2% 3.2% 344,448 80.7% 63.3% 54.9%
link to industry detail Iowa 10,225 14.5% 5.1% 3.3% 177,724 75.7% 58.3% 50.8%
link to industry detail Kansas 8,948 14.6% 5.8% 4.0% 149,276 76.6% 59.6% 51.3%
link to industry detail Kentucky 12,246 14.3% 5.3% 3.5% 221,580 77.8% 61.4% 53.7%
link to industry detail Louisiana 12,255 14.1% 5.0% 3.1% 226,587 77.8% 60.6% 50.8%
link to industry detail Maine 5,367 13.1% 5.8% 4.2% 74,220 71.8% 54.7% 46.0%
link to industry detail Maryland 13,068 15.2% 5.9% 3.7% 273,036 80.7% 65.9% 56.8%
link to industry detail Massachusetts 18,337 12.6% 4.2% 2.5% 340,552 79.3% 63.6% 55.7%
link to industry detail Michigan 27,147 12.9% 3.6% 2.0% 537,991 79.7% 62.3% 52.8%
link to industry detail Minnesota 14,685 15.3% 4.9% 2.9% 295,681 78.9% 60.4% 49.8%
link to industry detail Mississippi 9,278 12.1% 4.6% 3.2% 138,422 74.9% 58.1% 49.3%
link to industry detail Missouri 16,435 14.7% 5.2% 3.1% 304,013 79.3% 61.5% 52.1%
link to industry detail Montana 4,149 12.8% 4.7% 3.2% 48,285 66.7% 43.5% 35.9%
link to industry detail Nebraska 6,091 15.1% 6.2% 4.5% 104,867 75.7% 58.9% 50.7%
link to industry detail Nevada 4,444 22.1% 11.9% 8.0% 95,508 82.0% 67.1% 56.9%
link to industry detail New Hampshire 4,777 17.7% 7.9% 5.8% 85,813 78.4% 61.2% 53.5%
link to industry detail New Jersey 26,371 9.7% 3.2% 1.9% 417,835 77.2% 62.7% 55.2%
link to industry detail New Mexico 5,195 16.6% 8.0% 5.9% 89,883 78.1% 62.3% 52.0%
link to industry detail New York 57,484 8.1% 2.0% 1.1% 800,626 75.5% 60.0% 53.6%
link to industry detail North Carolina 23,289 11.4% 3.6% 2.1% 430,691 79.2% 64.8% 57.2%
link to industry detail North Dakota 2,781 16.3% 7.0% 4.7% 41,411 71.1% 51.5% 40.7%
link to industry detail Ohio 26,995 14.8% 4.2% 2.3% 632,318 82.6% 66.3% 58.1%
link to industry detail Oklahoma 10,294 12.3% 5.2% 3.4% 165,855 76.4% 61.0% 50.4%
link to industry detail Oregon 10,352 15.5% 5.6% 3.5% 182,719 77.8% 58.5% 47.4%
link to industry detail Pennsylvania 32,375 13.6% 3.9% 2.0% 645,495 80.1% 62.5% 52.0%
link to industry detail Rhode Island 3,372 14.5% 7.7% 6.1% 46,785 75.6% 60.5% 53.9%
link to industry detail South Carolina 12,301 12.3% 4.9% 3.5% 213,807 78.8% 65.1% 58.6%
link to industry detail South Dakota 3,482 15.6% 6.6% 4.7% 47,784 70.1% 50.0% 39.7%
link to industry detail Tennessee 16,691 13.2% 5.0% 3.2% 311,723 80.1% 64.7% 56.7%
link to industry detail Texas 46,550 10.3% 3.1% 1.5% 977,718 81.8% 69.7% 60.8%
link to industry detail Utah 5,272 19.1% 8.0% 5.3% 117,341 81.7% 63.7% 52.1%
link to industry detail Vermont 3,182 14.7% 7.1% 5.4% 37,213 64.8% 44.7% 35.3%
link to industry detail Virginia 17,841 14.4% 5.5% 3.4% 381,557 81.6% 68.0% 59.5%
link to industry detail Washington 16,169 13.6% 4.1% 2.4% 288,388 77.6% 58.9% 50.6%
link to industry detail West Virginia 5,598 15.9% 6.5% 4.8% 89,474 75.9% 56.6% 49.3%
link to industry detail Wisconsin 15,222 16.4% 5.2% 2.8% 309,204 79.7% 59.8% 46.6%
link to industry detail Wyoming 2,354 15.9% 7.5% 5.5% 26,975 67.9% 46.0% 39.0%
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U.S. - Retail Trade by Subsector
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Industry
detail
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 738,890 9.6% 1.5% 0.3% 14,241,512 79.3% 63.7% 55.1%
link to industry detail 441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 95,985 20.5% 2.8% 0.2% 1,757,248 78.9% 38.1% 17.0%
link to industry detail 442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 48,289 8.0% 1.3% 0.4% 509,738 60.1% 39.5% 30.5%
link to industry detail 443 Electronics & appliance stores 32,389 6.4% 1.0% 0.4% 361,907 65.4% 50.3% 45.2%
link to industry detail 444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 68,461 13.9% 2.0% 0.5% 1,131,200 71.8% 47.4% 37.2%
link to industry detail 445 Food & beverage stores 111,771 10.7% 1.9% 0.4% 2,943,821 86.1% 73.7% 65.2%
link to industry detail 446 Health & personal care stores 44,128 8.1% 1.4% 0.8% 940,248 78.0% 68.1% 65.2%
link to industry detail 447 Gasoline stations 70,411 9.7% 1.7% 0.3% 946,463 64.9% 46.0% 32.4%
link to industry detail 448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 70,545 5.6% 1.3% 0.5% 1,280,391 79.6% 72.0% 66.8%
link to industry detail 451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 46,397 6.4% 1.1% 0.4% 579,860 70.9% 56.8% 50.3%
link to industry detail 452 General merchandise stores 10,637 8.2% 2.4% 1.1% 2,479,161 98.5% 97.6% 96.9%
link to industry detail 453 Miscellaneous store retailers 108,934 5.2% 0.9% 0.3% 796,044 51.7% 33.8% 26.2%
link to industry detail 454 Nonstore retailers 35,625 11.3% 2.8% 1.1% 515,431 75.3% 56.3% 42.3%
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U.S. - Retail Trade by Industry
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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 +
link to state detail 441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 95,985 20.5% 2.8% 0.2% 1,757,248 78.9% 38.1% 17.0%
link to state detail 4411   Automobile dealers 46,639 32.6% 4.6% 0.2% 1,151,397 87.9% 36.5% 8.8%
link to state detail 44111    New car dealers 23,762 61.6% 8.9% 0.5% 1,049,621 93.5% 38.8% 8.8%
link to state detail 44112    Used car dealers 23,079 3.4% 0.5% 0.1% 101,776 30.3% 12.8% 7.8%
link to state detail 4412   Other motor vehicle dealers 12,981 9.4% 0.7% 0.1% 107,073 43.8% 11.4% 4.4%
link to state detail 44121    Recreational vehicle dealers 2,789 13.7% 1.5% 0.4% 31,000 55.3% 18.3% 5.2%
link to state detail 44122    Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 10,196 8.3% 0.5% 0.1% 76,073 39.1% 8.5% 4.1%
link to state detail 441221     Motorcycle dealers 3,644 11.2% 0.3% 0.0% 30,401 39.5% D D
link to state detail 441222     Boat dealers 4,690 7.7% 0.7% 0.1% 35,577 41.7% D D
link to state detail 441229     All other motor vehicle dealers 1,871 4.4% 0.4% 0.0% 10,095 28.7% 8.1% 0.0%
link to state detail 4413   Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 36,474 9.1% 1.4% 0.3% 498,778 65.6% 47.6% 38.8%
link to state detail 44131    Automotive parts & accessories stores 26,068 8.9% 1.5% 0.4% 345,427 66.4% 48.8% 40.0%
link to state detail 44132    Tire dealers 10,528 10.6% 1.6% 0.4% 153,351 63.7% 45.0% 36.2%
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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 +
link to state detail 442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 48,289 8.0% 1.3% 0.4% 509,738 60.1% 39.5% 30.5%
link to state detail 4421   Furniture stores 21,728 10.4% 1.6% 0.4% 267,041 62.9% 39.8% 27.8%
link to state detail 4422   Home furnishings stores 26,629 6.2% 1.0% 0.4% 242,697 57.0% 39.2% 33.4%
link to state detail 44221    Floor covering stores 14,277 6.5% 0.6% 0.2% 99,924 40.5% 12.5% 7.2%
link to state detail 44229    Other home furnishings stores 12,356 5.9% 1.5% 0.7% 142,773 68.6% 57.9% 51.7%
link to state detail 442291     Window treatment stores 1,814 4.0% 1.3% 0.5% 9,337 37.0% 22.7% 12.8%
link to state detail 442299     All other home furnishings stores 10,553 6.3% 1.6% 0.7% 133,436 70.8% 60.3% 54.4%
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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 +
link to state detail 443 Electronics & appliance stores 32,389 6.4% 1.0% 0.4% 361,907 65.4% 50.3% 45.2%
link to state detail 44311    Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 19,526 6.2% 1.0% 0.4% 238,445 67.8% 54.7% 50.1%
link to state detail 443111     Household appliance stores 9,101 5.4% 0.7% 0.3% 61,698 38.9% 18.3% 13.0%
link to state detail 443112     Radio, television, & other electronics stores 10,456 7.0% 1.3% 0.6% 176,747 77.9% 67.5% 63.1%
link to state detail 44312    Computer & software stores 11,431 6.5% 1.1% 0.4% 103,453 59.3% 40.5% 34.3%
link to state detail 44313    Camera & photographic supplies stores 1,450 10.4% 1.2% 0.4% 20,009 68.4% 48.6% 43.6%
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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 +
link to state detail 444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 68,461 13.9% 2.0% 0.5% 1,131,200 71.8% 47.4% 37.2%
link to state detail 4441   Building material & supplies dealers 51,011 15.1% 2.2% 0.5% 963,574 74.6% 51.2% 40.8%
link to state detail 44411    Home centers 1,510 24.6% 6.6% 2.0% 284,442 97.7% 94.4% 92.0%
link to state detail 44412    Paint & wallpaper stores 3,648 7.2% 1.8% 0.5% 43,799 65.2% 51.7% 43.1%
link to state detail 44413    Hardware stores 13,445 11.1% 1.1% 0.3% 138,849 51.4% 22.2% 14.4%
link to state detail 44419    Other building material dealers 32,622 17.6% 2.7% 0.6% 496,484 68.7% 34.5% 18.6%
link to state detail 4442   Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 17,520 10.9% 1.6% 0.4% 167,626 55.6% 26.0% 16.7%
link to state detail 44421    Outdoor power equipment stores 4,527 5.8% 0.8% 0.2% 26,580 31.2% 10.3% 5.9%
link to state detail 44422    Nursery & garden centers 13,014 12.8% 1.9% 0.4% 141,046 60.2% 29.0% 18.7%
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code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 445 Food & beverage stores 111,771 10.7% 1.9% 0.4% 2,943,821 86.1% 73.7% 65.2%
link to state detail 4451   Grocery stores 68,126 14.6% 2.8% 0.6% 2,689,076 90.7% 79.0% 70.4%
link to state detail 44511    Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 45,597 19.8% 3.8% 0.8% 2,533,012 93.5% 81.9% 73.0%
link to state detail 44512    Convenience stores 22,657 4.5% 1.1% 0.4% 156,064 45.8% 32.9% 27.9%
link to state detail 4452   Specialty food stores 19,025 6.6% 1.0% 0.3% 125,616 46.8% 22.3% 14.4%
link to state detail 44521    Meat markets 6,188 5.5% 0.6% 0.1% 38,887 34.9% 11.4% 5.8%
link to state detail 44522    Fish & seafood markets 1,727 4.3% 0.3% 0.1% 7,857 28.7% D D
link to state detail 44523    Fruit & vegetable markets 3,094 6.4% 0.6% 0.0% 17,533 46.5% 13.0% 0.0%
link to state detail 44529    Other specialty food stores 8,033 8.1% 1.6% 0.6% 61,339 56.7% D D
link to state detail 445291     Baked goods stores 2,167 11.0% 2.9% 0.9% 17,267 61.4% 38.8% 24.8%
link to state detail 445292     Confectionery & nut stores 2,138 8.9% 1.7% 0.5% 20,650 64.1% D D
link to state detail 445299     All other specialty food stores 3,732 6.1% 1.0% 0.5% 23,422 46.7% 22.9% 17.9%
link to state detail 4453   Beer, wine, & liquor stores 24,830 3.5% 0.6% 0.2% 129,129 28.1% 12.1% 6.3%
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code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 446 Health & personal care stores 44,128 8.1% 1.4% 0.8% 940,248 78.0% 68.1% 65.2%
link to state detail 44611    Pharmacies & drug stores 22,073 10.8% 1.7% 1.1% 722,779 82.1% 73.6% 71.7%
link to state detail 44612    Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 4,197 4.2% 1.1% 0.5% 58,182 77.9% 71.4% 66.0%
link to state detail 44613    Optical goods stores 6,683 4.5% 1.0% 0.4% 74,368 67.6% 58.1% 51.6%
link to state detail 44619    Other health & personal care stores 11,316 7.2% 1.5% 0.8% 84,919 51.8% 27.7% 21.0%
link to state detail 446191     Food (health) supplement stores 5,334 5.7% 0.6% 0.2% 40,942 54.4% 32.0% 26.2%
link to state detail 446199     All other health & personal care stores 5,982 8.6% 2.3% 1.4% 43,977 49.5% 23.7% 16.2%
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code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 447 Gasoline stations 70,411 9.7% 1.7% 0.3% 946,463 64.9% 46.0% 32.4%
link to state detail 44711    Gasoline stations with convenience stores 38,342 12.9% 2.7% 0.5% 647,007 70.7% 52.5% 37.4%
link to state detail 44719    Other gasoline stations 33,441 9.2% 2.2% 0.5% 299,456 52.5% 31.8% 21.4%
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code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 70,545 5.6% 1.3% 0.5% 1,280,391 79.6% 72.0% 66.8%
link to state detail 4481   Clothing stores 43,299 6.2% 1.5% 0.7% 928,945 82.9% 76.1% 71.5%
link to state detail 44811    Men's clothing stores 6,218 8.5% 2.3% 1.0% 87,451 71.2% 58.5% 50.2%
link to state detail 44812    Women's clothing stores 16,723 5.2% 1.5% 0.7% 294,306 79.2% 72.8% 68.0%
link to state detail 44813    Children's & infants' clothing stores 2,857 5.7% 1.7% 0.6% 47,442 80.0% 72.8% 66.8%
link to state detail 44814    Family clothing stores 7,911 10.8% 3.3% 1.7% 393,745 92.3% 87.8% 84.6%
link to state detail 44815    Clothing accessories stores 2,325 5.5% 1.8% 0.9% 29,089 77.5% 69.9% 62.4%
link to state detail 44819    Other clothing stores 7,733 6.7% 1.7% 0.7% 76,912 66.7% 53.2% 47.7%
link to state detail 4482   Shoe stores 7,289 8.5% 2.0% 0.8% 195,504 84.7% 77.2% 71.6%
link to state detail 4483   Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 20,145 3.7% 0.7% 0.2% 155,942 53.4% 41.4% 33.2%
link to state detail 44831    Jewelry stores 19,306 3.4% 0.6% 0.2% 144,380 51.8% 40.4% 33.0%
link to state detail 44832    Luggage & leather goods stores 841 10.9% 3.6% 1.4% 11,562 74.3% 53.6% 36.1%
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code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 46,397 6.4% 1.1% 0.4% 579,860 70.9% 56.8% 50.3%
link to state detail 4511   Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 34,258 6.1% 0.9% 0.3% 378,358 66.9% 51.8% 46.2%
link to state detail 45111    Sporting goods stores 19,882 6.2% 0.8% 0.3% 181,428 60.2% 41.0% 35.9%
link to state detail 45112    Hobby, toy, & game stores 6,529 6.5% 1.3% 0.4% 118,603 81.1% 72.8% 66.5%
link to state detail 45113    Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 4,040 4.0% 0.8% 0.4% 47,828 70.3% 62.0% 58.9%
link to state detail 45114    Musical instrument & supplies stores 3,818 7.5% 0.8% 0.2% 30,499 46.6% 18.0% 8.5%
link to state detail 4512   Book, periodical, & music stores 12,168 7.6% 1.7% 0.5% 201,502 78.3% 66.3% 57.8%
link to state detail 45121    Book stores & news dealers 8,536 8.0% 1.9% 0.6% 137,149 77.2% 64.1% 54.9%
link to state detail 451211     Book stores 6,585 9.1% 2.2% 0.7% 127,184 79.8% 67.5% 58.6%
link to state detail 451212     News dealers & newsstands 1,970 5.2% 1.4% 0.4% 9,965 44.4% 21.9% 8.7%
link to state detail 45122    Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 3,640 6.6% 1.5% 0.5% 64,353 80.7% 71.0% 64.0%
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code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 452 General merchandise stores 10,637 8.2% 2.4% 1.1% 2,479,161 98.5% 97.6% 96.9%
link to state detail 4521   Department stores (excl leased depts) 167 53.3% 44.3% 29.9% 1,783,556 D D 99.7%
link to state detail 4529   Other general merchandise stores 10,510 7.9% 2.1% 1.0% 695,605 D D 89.5%
link to state detail 45291    Warehouse clubs & superstores 138 13.8% 12.3% 8.0% 449,645 D D 99.7%
link to state detail 45299    All other general merchandise stores 10,374 7.8% 2.0% 0.9% 245,960 84.8% 76.7% 70.9%
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link to state detail 453 Miscellaneous store retailers 108,934 5.2% 0.9% 0.3% 796,044 51.7% 33.8% 26.2%
link to state detail 4531   Florists 24,471 3.1% 0.2% 0.1% 123,263 22.3% 4.7% 1.4%
link to state detail 4532   Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 33,004 6.4% 1.1% 0.4% 324,212 63.2% 46.6% 41.4%
link to state detail 45321    Office supplies & stationery stores 4,688 9.3% 1.6% 0.7% 110,228 82.4% 72.3% 70.0%
link to state detail 45322    Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 28,370 6.1% 1.1% 0.4% 213,984 53.3% 33.4% 26.6%
link to state detail 4533   Used merchandise stores 14,705 6.3% 2.4% 0.5% 105,357 61.3% 45.1% 23.6%
link to state detail 4539   Other miscellaneous store retailers 36,917 5.4% 0.8% 0.3% 243,212 47.0% 26.7% 19.7%
link to state detail 45391    Pet & pet supplies stores 6,768 5.2% 0.6% 0.2% 63,650 58.4% D D
link to state detail 45392    Art dealers 5,614 2.5% 0.5% 0.1% 21,509 27.0% D D
link to state detail 45393    Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 4,050 11.2% 1.0% 0.3% 43,234 55.3% 24.1% 16.4%
link to state detail 45399    All other miscellaneous store retailers 20,499 5.1% 1.0% 0.3% 114,819 41.3% 21.3% 13.7%
link to state detail 453991     Tobacco stores 3,408 6.3% 1.7% 0.5% 18,506 39.4% 17.6% 7.9%
link to state detail 453998     All other miscellaneous store retailers (except tobacco stores) 17,092 4.9% 0.8% 0.3% 96,313 41.6% 22.0% 14.8%
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 454 Nonstore retailers 35,625 11.3% 2.8% 1.1% 515,431 75.3% 56.3% 42.3%
link to state detail 4541   Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 8,956 14.2% 5.1% 2.4% 229,954 86.6% 73.7% 58.7%
link to state detail 4542   Vending machine operators 5,791 9.4% 2.2% 0.6% 66,330 71.8% 48.5% 28.0%
link to state detail 4543   Direct selling establishments 20,908 10.8% 2.1% 0.7% 219,147 64.5% 40.5% 29.4%
link to state detail 45431    Fuel dealers 8,053 15.7% 3.1% 0.8% 106,044 64.3% 38.6% 26.8%
link to state detail 454311     Heating oil dealers 4,889 17.0% 3.3% 0.6% 55,588 59.8% 29.0% 15.3%
link to state detail 454312     Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 2,931 16.9% 3.9% 1.5% 49,543 70.2% D D
link to state detail 454319     Other fuel dealers 304 2.3% 0.7% 0.3% 913 20.2% D D
link to state detail 45439    Other direct selling establishments 12,857 7.7% 1.5% 0.6% 113,103 64.6% 42.2% 31.8%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

All-sector table By detailed employment size By year By state By industry Data in formats for downloading

Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?