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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Retail Trade
West Virginia
By detailed employment size By year By industry
 
West Virginia - 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 5,598 8,081 89,474 1,348,927
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 454 456 0 7,836
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 2,446 2,452 5,449 66,999
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 1,162 1,188 7,667 105,598
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 645 721 8,471 136,297
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 528 775 17,210 314,669
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 92 442 6,601 107,827
Firms with 500 employees or more 271 2,047 44,076 609,701
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 31 72 1,284 23,484
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 32 189 1,808 24,538
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 29 57 735 8,830
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 179 1,729 40,249 552,849
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

West Virginia - 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 4,276 17.6% 7.3% 5.4% 92,821 81.0% 64.9% 57.8%
link to 2006 detail 2006 4,612 17.2% 6.9% 5.2% 95,522 80.2% 63.3% 56.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 4,788 16.6% 6.6% 4.8% 92,369 79.4% 61.6% 54.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 4,895 16.6% 6.7% 4.8% 90,392 78.4% 60.1% 52.3%
link to 2003 detail 2003 4,893 16.2% 6.4% 4.7% 89,236 78.0% 59.8% 52.5%
link to 2002 detail 2002 5,021 16.0% 6.4% 4.6% 89,385 77.9% 60.7% 53.6%
link to 2001 detail 2001 5,200 15.9% 6.4% 4.8% 87,622 76.6% 58.6% 51.8%
link to 2000 detail 2000 5,312 16.1% 6.5% 4.9% 91,886 77.3% 59.2% 52.2%
link to 1999 detail 1999 5,403 15.9% 6.6% 4.8% 89,629 76.3% 58.1% 50.3%
link to 1998 detail 1998 5,598 15.9% 6.5% 4.8% 89,474 75.9% 56.6% 49.3%

 

 

West Virginia - 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 5,598 15.9% 6.5% 4.8% 89,474 75.9% 56.6% 49.3%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 876 19.2% 2.7% 1.3% 11,400 68.6% 24.1% 11.8%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 353 11.0% 6.2% 4.5% 2,727 47.2% 33.1% 28.6%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 195 10.3% 4.1% 4.1% 1,558 51.6% 34.9% 34.9%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 569 17.2% 5.3% 3.7% 7,346 66.6% 44.6% 42.5%
445 Food & beverage stores 797 22.7% 5.8% 2.9% 18,503 84.1% 53.6% 43.7%
446 Health & personal care stores 316 18.0% 11.4% 9.5% 5,554 73.5% 65.9% 57.2%
447 Gasoline stations 749 12.6% 4.3% 1.7% 9,567 65.6% 47.9% 30.5%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 413 29.5% 25.9% 23.0% 5,580 80.0% 72.6% 67.6%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 335 12.5% 7.5% 6.3% 2,249 55.3% D 36.8%
452 General merchandise stores 122 23.0% 20.5% 19.7% 18,880 98.0% D 96.8%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 781 8.7% 3.6% 2.4% 4,586 42.4% 21.8% 14.5%
454 Nonstore retailers 160 20.6% 14.4% 10.6% 1,524 65.2% 49.9% 36.5%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?