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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Retail Trade
Washington
By detailed employment size By year By industry
 
Washington - Retail Trade 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 16,169 22,748 288,388 6,107,476
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 1,751 1,752 0 49,779
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 6,768 6,786 15,073 232,532
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 3,369 3,456 22,305 372,511
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 2,080 2,303 27,269 528,504
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,532 2,615 53,846 1,369,603
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 275 917 24,078 660,017
Firms with 500 employees or more 394 4,919 145,817 2,894,530
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 59 318 5,830 267,367
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 59 432 5,470 103,872
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 44 240 5,907 115,346
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 232 3,929 128,610 2,407,945
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

Washington - Retail trade - 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 15,269 14.3% 4.8% 2.7% 332,049 81.7% 65.8% 56.8%
link to 2006 detail 2006 15,851 13.7% 4.5% 2.6% 328,899 81.1% 64.8% 56.4%
link to 2005 detail 2005 16,033 13.2% 4.3% 2.5% 321,048 80.6% 64.2% 56.2%
link to 2004 detail 2004 15,898 13.8% 4.3% 2.6% 318,753 80.8% 63.6% 56.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 15,921 13.4% 4.3% 2.6% 309,614 80.1% 63.4% 55.4%
link to 2002 detail 2002 15,923 13.5% 4.3% 2.6% 299,652 79.6% 62.7% 54.5%
link to 2001 detail 2001 16,004 14.1% 4.5% 2.7% 317,052 80.2% 62.7% 54.4%
link to 2000 detail 2000 15,996 14.3% 4.5% 2.7% 313,402 79.7% 61.8% 52.9%
link to 1999 detail 1999 15,999 14.1% 4.3% 2.6% 302,828 79.1% 60.7% 52.5%
link to 1998 detail 1998 16,169 13.6% 4.1% 2.4% 288,388 77.6% 58.9% 50.6%

 

 

Washington - Retail Trade by Subsector
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.
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 16,169 13.6% 4.1% 2.4% 288,388 77.6% 58.9% 50.6%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 2,089 22.9% 4.3% 1.1% 38,803 78.6% 35.4% 15.5%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,121 12.9% 4.7% 3.1% 10,718 57.1% 30.7% 19.8%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 773 10.0% 3.8% 2.1% 7,711 D D D
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,515 19.6% 5.0% 2.2% 26,388 73.8% 48.4% 36.9%
445 Food & beverage stores 1,973 14.3% 3.2% 1.6% 55,436 86.6% 72.6% 64.4%
446 Health & personal care stores 874 15.7% 5.7% 4.2% 16,630 77.2% 63.1% 58.7%
447 Gasoline stations 1,562 10.6% 1.6% 0.7% 16,698 48.2% 23.0% 17.5%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 1,279 15.7% 11.3% 9.1% 23,013 82.1% D 71.9%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 1,396 10.8% 4.4% 3.0% 16,330 69.6% 51.4% 42.1%
452 General merchandise stores 227 21.6% 9.3% 7.9% 46,964 D D D
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 2,670 7.8% 2.5% 1.4% 20,505 53.9% 33.4% 24.0%
454 Nonstore retailers 805 13.4% 5.1% 3.1% 9,192 72.2% 51.9% 42.7%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?