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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Miscellaneous store retailers
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By detailed employment size By year By state
 
U.S. - Miscellaneous store retailers 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 108,934 132,569 796,044 11,858,526
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 14,279 14,303 0 257,732
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 58,040 58,199 124,178 1,599,122
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 21,397 21,944 138,571 1,824,379
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 9,551 11,047 122,091 1,820,297
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 4,636 9,069 141,776 2,295,313
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 736 4,448 60,791 913,513
Firms with 500 employees or more 295 13,559 208,637 3,148,170
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Miscellaneous store retailers - 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 91,942 5.2% 1.1% 0.3% 778,987 57.2% 42.5% 34.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 97,730 5.3% 1.1% 0.3% 813,827 56.8% 41.1% 33.5%
link to 2006 detail 2006 99,466 5.4% 1.1% 0.3% 839,845 57.9% 42.0% 33.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 102,731 5.2% 1.1% 0.3% 819,903 55.8% 39.7% 31.3%
link to 2004 detail 2004 103,721 5.5% 1.1% 0.3% 823,683 54.8% 37.5% 28.7%
link to 2003 detail 2003 102,174 5.6% 1.1% 0.3% 819,281 55.1% 37.8% 28.6%
link to 2002 detail 2002 104,458 5.4% 1.0% 0.3% 822,992 53.7% 36.6% 28.3%
link to 2001 detail 2001 103,603 5.5% 1.0% 0.3% 841,594 54.8% 37.5% 29.2%
link to 2000 detail 2000 105,271 5.5% 1.0% 0.3% 849,661 54.6% 37.3% 29.2%
link to 1999 detail 1999 106,594 5.3% 1.0% 0.3% 828,824 53.4% 36.0% 28.3%
link to 1998 detail 1998 108,934 5.2% 0.9% 0.3% 796,044 51.7% 33.8% 26.2%

 

 

Miscellaneous store retailers 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 108,934 5.2% 0.9% 0.3% 796,044 51.7% 33.8% 26.2%
Alabama 1,809 5.5% 2.6% 1.6% 10,649 42.3% 28.0% 21.8%
Alaska 420 5.2% 2.4% 1.7% 1,917 35.6% 22.0% 21.5%
Arizona 1,946 9.8% 3.7% 2.3% 16,341 57.6% 35.3% 27.4%
Arkansas 1,321 5.5% 2.3% 1.5% 6,169 32.3% 16.4% 10.4%
California 10,642 6.6% 1.6% 0.6% 87,636 55.8% 37.7% 30.6%
Colorado 2,263 6.9% 2.6% 1.9% 15,655 51.3% 35.1% 25.6%
Connecticut 1,360 8.5% 3.8% 2.9% 10,432 52.1% 35.8% 30.6%
Delaware 409 14.4% 7.8% 5.6% 3,040 55.3% 32.6% 23.6%
District of Columbia 248 16.1% 8.1% 5.6% 1,700 56.1% 37.8% 30.3%
Florida 7,231 5.2% 1.5% 0.8% 48,862 51.3% 35.8% 29.1%
Georgia 3,020 7.0% 2.9% 1.7% 22,371 54.0% 39.1% 26.1%
Hawaii 576 10.6% 5.7% 3.0% 4,758 54.0% 37.5% 22.6%
Idaho 607 10.4% 4.3% 3.5% 3,809 45.8% 20.6% 16.9%
Illinois 4,229 7.7% 2.4% 1.3% 34,626 54.5% 36.9% 30.1%
Indiana 2,540 9.3% 2.8% 1.8% 19,260 51.2% 26.2% 20.0%
Iowa 1,436 8.2% 3.2% 2.1% 9,453 47.1% 27.2% 22.1%
Kansas 1,332 8.0% 3.0% 2.3% 8,413 44.1% 23.4% 21.3%
Kentucky 1,643 9.0% 3.8% 2.6% 11,375 49.4% 27.3% 19.4%
Louisiana 1,646 7.5% 3.0% 1.9% 11,168 45.6% 27.5% 20.0%
Maine 835 4.2% 2.8% 2.5% 3,320 26.9% D 18.6%
Maryland 1,830 9.8% 4.0% 2.5% 15,758 57.1% 38.9% 27.5%
Massachusetts 2,506 6.9% 3.0% 2.0% 18,605 56.1% 41.0% 34.7%
Michigan 3,975 7.4% 2.3% 1.3% 31,533 54.6% 32.7% 22.4%
Minnesota 2,037 8.4% 3.4% 2.3% 16,745 55.3% 37.4% 31.6%
Mississippi 1,134 6.3% 3.1% 1.7% 6,014 39.9% 25.3% 14.0%
Missouri 2,449 7.9% 3.0% 1.7% 16,728 52.6% 32.5% 24.8%
Montana 642 6.4% 2.3% 1.4% 3,134 39.1% 14.6% 8.2%
Nebraska 792 9.1% 4.5% 3.3% 5,404 46.4% 28.0% 22.1%
Nevada 756 14.3% 7.4% 4.5% 7,294 60.9% 41.3% 30.5%
New Hampshire 722 8.2% 3.2% 2.9% 4,733 48.2% D 28.6%
New Jersey 3,109 5.4% 2.5% 1.3% 20,657 49.2% 36.6% 29.0%
New Mexico 1,034 9.0% 3.6% 2.6% 6,503 47.0% 26.9% 18.1%
New York 7,357 4.4% 1.6% 0.9% 43,757 50.9% 36.8% 30.2%
North Carolina 3,478 5.9% 2.1% 1.3% 23,325 49.3% 33.1% 23.0%
North Dakota 326 7.4% 5.2% 3.7% 1,936 29.1% 18.1% 12.4%
Ohio 3,929 8.9% 2.9% 1.6% 33,904 57.8% 37.5% 27.4%
Oklahoma 1,459 6.7% 2.9% 1.9% 8,775 41.6% 23.1% 15.2%
Oregon 1,693 8.2% 3.2% 2.0% 12,058 52.2% 34.3% 25.3%
Pennsylvania 4,531 7.4% 2.1% 1.2% 34,150 51.9% 32.1% 24.0%
Rhode Island 471 8.7% 5.5% 4.7% 2,534 43.9% 32.9% 26.8%
South Carolina 1,826 6.8% 3.0% 2.0% 11,660 47.1% 31.7% 23.1%
South Dakota 497 7.6% 3.6% 2.6% 2,606 38.6% 19.0% 13.4%
Tennessee 2,410 7.2% 2.7% 2.0% 15,716 48.8% 29.3% 24.4%
Texas 6,857 6.0% 1.8% 1.1% 49,911 52.0% 36.3% 29.7%
Utah 751 9.2% 4.1% 3.2% 5,678 52.0% 35.1% 28.8%
Vermont 441 5.0% 2.0% 1.8% 1,865 24.9% D 10.9%
Virginia 2,842 8.3% 3.1% 1.8% 21,835 52.7% 34.8% 28.0%
Washington 2,670 7.8% 2.5% 1.4% 20,505 53.9% 33.4% 24.0%
West Virginia 781 8.7% 3.6% 2.4% 4,586 42.4% 21.8% 14.5%
Wisconsin 2,183 8.1% 2.7% 1.6% 15,577 49.6% 29.9% 22.2%
Wyoming 376 5.9% 3.5% 2.7% 1,604 25.2% D 9.6%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?