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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers
United States
By detailed employment size By year By state
 
U.S. - Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 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 68,461 92,789 1,131,200 27,776,894
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 4,902 4,906 0 194,723
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 26,249 26,291 61,164 1,240,799
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 16,492 16,711 109,617 2,364,883
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 11,289 12,257 148,635 3,574,483
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 8,153 13,215 275,269 7,681,871
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,063 5,211 115,669 3,368,812
Firms with 500 employees or more 313 14,198 420,846 9,351,323
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers - 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.
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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 62,165 13.2% 2.0% 0.4% 1,334,541 77.9% 60.4% 52.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 62,011 14.1% 2.1% 0.4% 1,373,961 78.9% 60.3% 52.1%
link to 2006 detail 2006 63,327 14.4% 2.2% 0.4% 1,366,404 78.5% 59.1% 49.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 64,150 13.8% 2.1% 0.4% 1,262,662 76.5% 56.1% 46.5%
link to 2004 detail 2004 64,173 14.3% 2.1% 0.4% 1,223,253 75.7% 54.0% 44.1%
link to 2003 detail 2003 65,166 13.8% 2.0% 0.4% 1,189,772 74.8% 53.2% 43.4%
link to 2002 detail 2002 68,829 13.9% 2.0% 0.4% 1,270,736 75.1% 53.4% 43.4%
link to 2001 detail 2001 69,413 14.2% 2.1% 0.5% 1,249,126 74.4% 51.5% 41.1%
link to 2000 detail 2000 67,432 14.7% 2.2% 0.5% 1,235,387 74.6% 51.3% 41.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 67,675 14.3% 2.1% 0.5% 1,183,696 73.4% 49.9% 39.3%
link to 1998 detail 1998 68,461 13.9% 2.0% 0.5% 1,131,200 71.8% 47.4% 37.2%

 

 

Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 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 68,461 13.9% 2.0% 0.5% 1,131,200 71.8% 47.4% 37.2%
Alabama 1,326 15.5% 5.2% 3.1% 18,057 66.9% 44.0% 36.1%
Alaska 180 24.4% 8.9% 7.2% 2,773 75.1% 46.6% 42.8%
Arizona 953 22.8% 6.7% 4.2% 17,827 75.9% 47.9% 40.7%
Arkansas 954 18.4% 6.8% 4.4% 12,269 67.4% 39.1% 29.8%
California 5,323 15.3% 3.2% 1.3% 101,223 75.8% 53.7% 44.2%
Colorado 1,189 21.4% 7.7% 4.2% 21,993 76.0% 50.0% 37.9%
Connecticut 976 17.9% 5.3% 2.9% 15,208 71.2% 43.7% 30.0%
Delaware 233 30.9% 12.9% 9.9% 3,908 76.3% 45.1% 37.1%
District of Columbia 44 31.8% 18.2% 13.6% 841 79.0% D 49.9%
Florida 3,555 12.7% 3.3% 1.8% 59,365 74.3% 55.4% 49.8%
Georgia 2,112 16.9% 5.4% 2.7% 38,283 76.1% 56.8% 46.8%
Hawaii 206 20.4% 9.7% 6.8% 3,128 72.4% D 25.5%
Idaho 541 18.5% 7.4% 4.6% 7,129 63.4% 39.5% 26.8%
Illinois 2,930 19.7% 3.9% 1.9% 51,256 74.0% 44.3% 36.2%
Indiana 1,922 19.5% 5.3% 2.6% 30,666 70.9% 44.0% 32.4%
Iowa 1,457 15.5% 5.0% 2.3% 17,599 63.8% 39.9% 30.0%
Kansas 961 18.3% 6.5% 3.5% 13,015 68.0% 44.2% 33.4%
Kentucky 1,319 18.7% 5.5% 3.0% 19,160 68.3% 41.6% 34.1%
Louisiana 1,226 16.7% 5.2% 2.9% 17,893 66.4% 41.8% 32.2%
Maine 487 15.4% 5.7% 3.5% 5,533 59.4% 38.2% 23.4%
Maryland 1,014 25.5% 8.9% 4.9% 21,430 81.6% 54.2% 45.7%
Massachusetts 1,478 18.9% 4.7% 2.3% 22,752 71.4% 40.5% 30.0%
Michigan 2,597 16.2% 3.7% 1.7% 43,757 72.3% 47.7% 36.4%
Minnesota 1,870 16.5% 5.0% 2.7% 26,733 68.1% 42.3% 30.9%
Mississippi 862 15.3% 5.0% 3.5% 11,035 62.1% D 32.1%
Missouri 1,839 18.7% 5.3% 2.7% 26,592 68.6% 41.7% 29.3%
Montana 503 14.1% 5.0% 3.6% 4,804 54.6% 23.6% 17.0%
Nebraska 824 15.2% 6.1% 3.4% 9,738 63.9% 40.0% 24.6%
Nevada 363 33.3% 13.8% 8.3% 7,344 81.6% 52.7% 36.6%
New Hampshire 469 20.0% 7.0% 3.8% 6,393 68.1% 42.9% 28.7%
New Jersey 1,958 13.2% 3.5% 1.7% 27,523 68.0% 47.1% 34.5%
New Mexico 476 23.5% 11.1% 8.0% 7,111 70.8% 49.5% 30.0%
New York 4,222 12.3% 2.5% 1.1% 55,019 67.2% 42.0% 32.7%
North Carolina 2,288 15.4% 4.0% 2.2% 38,298 72.0% 50.6% 44.1%
North Dakota 370 17.8% 7.0% 4.3% 4,122 63.7% 37.5% 31.2%
Ohio 2,836 19.4% 4.5% 2.2% 50,148 73.7% 47.3% 36.8%
Oklahoma 1,013 15.3% 6.3% 3.4% 12,444 64.0% 42.5% 31.5%
Oregon 1,069 20.7% 7.2% 3.6% 16,448 70.8% 44.6% 31.7%
Pennsylvania 3,173 16.5% 4.1% 1.9% 48,167 71.2% 46.1% 33.7%
Rhode Island 245 17.6% 8.2% 4.9% 2,605 61.3% 41.0% 17.9%
South Carolina 1,202 15.1% 4.4% 2.8% 16,789 68.7% 46.2% 40.1%
South Dakota 467 16.5% 6.4% 4.3% 4,682 60.2% 37.2% 25.2%
Tennessee 1,615 20.4% 6.4% 3.3% 25,648 71.1% 43.2% 34.1%
Texas 4,213 15.2% 4.3% 2.1% 77,189 74.6% 54.8% 43.4%
Utah 531 24.7% 9.2% 6.4% 10,426 78.4% 49.7% 38.3%
Vermont 306 19.3% 7.5% 5.6% 3,174 59.0% 29.6% 20.6%
Virginia 1,471 19.4% 6.6% 3.7% 28,420 77.0% 57.5% 45.3%
Washington 1,515 19.6% 5.0% 2.2% 26,388 73.8% 48.4% 36.9%
West Virginia 569 17.2% 5.3% 3.7% 7,346 66.6% 44.6% 42.5%
Wisconsin 1,834 20.9% 5.5% 2.4% 29,328 71.8% 40.8% 27.6%
Wyoming 229 19.2% 7.4% 4.8% 2,221 54.3% 21.1% 11.5%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?