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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Hardware stores
United States
By detailed employment size By year
 
U.S. - Hardware stores 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 13,445 15,431 138,849 2,198,684
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 666 666 0 16,969
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 5,361 5,366 12,575 187,243
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 3,537 3,561 23,480 354,730
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 2,384 2,501 31,452 491,079
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,344 1,841 40,500 689,957
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 118 469 10,813 174,461
Firms with 500 employees or more 35 1,027 20,029 284,245
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Hardware stores - 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 11,731 13.0% 1.4% 0.3% 143,227 57.8% 28.1% 19.2%
link to 2007 detail 2007 11,892 13.6% 1.5% 0.3% 140,296 57.2% 25.1% 15.4%
link to 2006 detail 2006 11,995 13.5% 1.5% 0.3% 142,343 57.7% 25.6% 15.9%
link to 2005 detail 2005 12,286 12.7% 1.4% 0.3% 142,079 56.7% 25.9% 16.6%
link to 2004 detail 2004 12,408 13.0% 1.4% 0.3% 143,124 56.8% 25.1% 16.1%
link to 2003 detail 2003 12,773 12.4% 1.3% 0.3% 143,759 55.8% 25.6% 16.7%
link to 2002 detail 2002 12,838 11.9% 1.2% 0.3% 140,075 54.6% 24.4% 15.4%
link to 2001 detail 2001 12,902 11.8% 1.3% 0.3% 139,468 54.0% 24.0% 15.0%
link to 2000 detail 2000 12,994 11.8% 1.3% 0.3% 146,086 55.5% 26.6% 17.9%
link to 1999 detail 1999 13,231 11.6% 1.2% 0.3% 145,112 54.5% 26.0% 17.4%
link to 1998 detail 1998 13,445 11.1% 1.1% 0.3% 138,849 51.4% 22.2% 14.4%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?