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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Foodservices & drinking places
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By detailed employment size By year By state
 
U.S. - Foodservices & drinking places 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 368,992 485,234 7,758,632 79,557,260
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 50,863 51,227 0 1,837,152
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 114,136 114,284 267,849 2,733,616
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 72,172 72,492 483,979 4,281,310
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 61,105 62,558 833,445 7,498,878
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 63,255 76,352 2,377,333 24,199,517
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 6,352 29,627 1,111,073 11,071,196
Firms with 500 employees or more 1,109 78,694 2,684,953 27,935,591
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Food services and drinking places - 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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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 424,930 20.4% 2.2% 0.4% 9,950,103 80.7% 51.7% 37.6%
link to 2007 detail 2007 423,999 20.2% 2.1% 0.3% 9,657,310 80.5% 50.7% 37.2%
link to 2006 detail 2006 415,298 20.3% 2.2% 0.3% 9,500,528 80.6% 50.6% 36.2%
link to 2005 detail 2005 411,262 19.8% 2.1% 0.3% 9,171,410 80.4% 50.5% 36.3%
link to 2004 detail 2004 402,222 20.0% 2.2% 0.3% 8,904,761 80.4% 49.9% 35.0%
link to 2003 detail 2003 387,934 20.1% 2.2% 0.3% 8,635,903 80.6% 50.2% 35.2%
link to 2002 detail 2002 376,637 20.0% 2.1% 0.3% 8,352,174 80.6% 50.0% 35.8%
link to 2001 detail 2001 367,141 20.1% 2.2% 0.3% 8,219,519 80.9% 50.5% 35.9%
link to 2000 detail 2000 363,957 20.1% 2.2% 0.3% 8,113,141 80.7% 50.1% 35.6%
link to 1999 detail 1999 362,890 19.7% 2.1% 0.3% 7,900,273 80.0% 49.4% 35.2%
link to 1998 detail 1998 368,992 19.2% 2.0% 0.3% 7,758,632 79.6% 48.9% 34.6%

 

 

Foodservices & drinking places 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 368,992 19.2% 2.0% 0.3% 7,758,632 79.6% 48.9% 34.6%
Alabama 4,224 22.5% 5.3% 2.3% 112,055 84.4% 59.7% 43.6%
Alaska 1,114 14.2% 3.2% 1.2% 15,361 69.9% 38.1% 9.7%
Arizona 5,758 24.1% 4.9% 2.2% 145,960 82.0% 53.2% 36.6%
Arkansas 2,969 24.8% 5.5% 2.7% 63,222 80.0% 48.0% 30.5%
California 43,428 18.8% 2.4% 0.6% 870,561 78.5% 47.8% 32.8%
Colorado 6,843 25.7% 3.9% 1.9% 151,705 80.2% 44.2% 31.1%
Connecticut 5,297 18.0% 2.5% 1.3% 84,838 73.0% 38.7% 28.4%
Delaware 1,159 26.1% 6.5% 4.2% 23,519 D D D
District of Columbia 1,198 25.5% 7.4% 4.8% 27,513 82.5% 52.6% 42.8%
Florida 18,340 19.5% 3.3% 1.1% 452,050 82.9% 57.2% 42.8%
Georgia 8,442 23.4% 4.7% 1.8% 230,744 84.8% 59.6% 43.0%
Hawaii 2,269 25.1% 4.4% 1.7% 48,258 D D D
Idaho 2,190 21.2% 4.0% 2.0% 34,997 70.3% 34.4% 21.4%
Illinois 17,703 19.8% 2.8% 1.1% 343,071 78.7% 45.6% 33.7%
Indiana 7,790 24.0% 4.8% 2.0% 194,082 82.4% 53.9% 37.5%
Iowa 4,955 20.7% 4.0% 1.5% 87,451 75.9% 40.6% 22.7%
Kansas 3,709 25.4% 5.4% 2.8% 80,672 80.7% 47.6% 33.5%
Kentucky 4,207 29.0% 7.2% 3.1% 113,545 84.9% 54.2% 34.9%
Louisiana 4,766 25.3% 5.4% 2.2% 123,059 84.4% 54.8% 35.0%
Maine 2,473 17.3% 2.7% 1.3% 32,408 68.4% D D
Maryland 6,493 22.4% 3.9% 1.9% 141,483 81.4% 49.1% 36.6%
Massachusetts 10,835 19.1% 2.3% 0.9% 200,591 77.6% 43.3% 33.1%
Michigan 12,997 22.4% 2.7% 1.0% 288,216 79.3% 45.2% 31.6%
Minnesota 6,562 25.0% 3.8% 1.5% 149,786 79.9% 45.3% 32.1%
Mississippi 2,444 24.9% 6.1% 2.8% 60,236 83.0% 55.6% 37.8%
Missouri 7,159 25.2% 4.8% 2.0% 170,688 83.4% 51.3% 35.9%
Montana 2,310 16.9% 2.1% 0.8% 28,869 62.9% 23.3% 13.4%
Nebraska 2,883 20.7% 4.4% 2.3% 52,397 75.6% 43.3% 30.4%
Nevada 2,447 21.3% 5.8% 3.5% 53,991 80.1% 54.9% 40.3%
New Hampshire 2,052 25.5% 3.8% 2.0% 37,193 77.2% 33.7% 24.8%
New Jersey 13,277 13.3% 1.8% 0.9% 178,097 71.9% 39.6% 30.3%
New Mexico 2,326 28.2% 6.4% 3.2% 51,843 81.0% 45.7% 26.9%
New York 30,791 12.5% 1.5% 0.5% 404,799 69.5% 38.6% 26.6%
North Carolina 9,194 22.4% 3.7% 1.5% 225,197 81.5% 53.5% 39.2%
North Dakota 1,379 21.2% 3.2% 1.5% 20,997 73.6% 26.3% 13.3%
Ohio 15,401 21.7% 3.8% 1.3% 369,793 82.7% 54.1% 38.5%
Oklahoma 4,100 23.2% 5.0% 2.2% 94,153 82.7% 54.1% 38.5%
Oregon 5,838 20.6% 3.0% 1.5% 106,017 72.5% 39.4% 27.0%
Pennsylvania 18,730 16.6% 2.3% 0.8% 316,353 76.3% 44.5% 32.1%
Rhode Island 2,121 18.0% 3.1% 2.0% 30,742 72.8% 36.5% 26.9%
South Carolina 5,005 23.3% 5.4% 2.2% 121,285 82.7% 55.4% 37.4%
South Dakota 1,483 21.2% 5.2% 2.0% 22,673 71.0% 36.1% 15.7%
Tennessee 5,492 25.1% 5.6% 2.6% 158,215 86.3% 61.0% 46.8%
Texas 21,150 23.3% 3.7% 1.1% 575,067 84.5% 57.0% 42.2%
Utah 2,476 29.2% 5.3% 2.6% 60,777 81.6% 47.5% 29.9%
Vermont 1,229 19.9% 2.9% 1.6% 17,701 66.5% 27.5% 18.5%
Virginia 7,547 21.7% 4.8% 2.2% 194,692 82.9% 58.1% 43.9%
Washington 9,291 19.6% 2.9% 1.1% 169,192 74.7% 42.7% 28.1%
West Virginia 2,246 20.2% 6.0% 2.7% 43,582 79.3% 52.4% 33.7%
Wisconsin 9,754 20.7% 2.6% 1.0% 163,189 74.6% 35.4% 22.7%
Wyoming 1,060 21.6% 4.5% 2.7% 15,747 67.9% 27.4% 14.8%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?