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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1999:
Retail Trade
Alabama
By detailed employment size By year By industry
 
Alabama - 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 13,564 19,867 224,493 3,939,356
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 1,320 1,339 0 36,983
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 6,266 6,281 13,942 200,456
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 2,767 2,833 18,051 290,539
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,490 1,676 19,343 343,471
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,075 1,820 36,799 800,354
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 219 1,181 18,950 403,606
Firms with 500 employees or more 427 4,737 117,408 1,863,947
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 56 437 5,469 93,525
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 43 194 1,512 23,662
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 48 133 1,885 51,480
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 280 3,973 108,542 1,695,280
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

Alabama - 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 12,069 13.2% 4.9% 3.1% 243,753 80.8% 66.7% 58.3%
link to 2006 detail 2006 12,557 12.8% 4.8% 3.1% 247,237 80.5% 66.2% 57.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 12,762 12.3% 4.5% 3.0% 237,503 79.4% 64.9% 56.7%
link to 2004 detail 2004 12,847 12.8% 4.6% 3.0% 237,633 79.0% 63.3% 55.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 12,954 12.4% 4.5% 3.0% 229,384 78.5% 62.9% 54.8%
link to 2002 detail 2002 13,113 12.4% 4.7% 3.2% 224,531 78.1% 62.5% 54.7%
link to 2001 detail 2001 13,211 12.6% 4.8% 3.3% 227,367 77.7% 62.0% 54.3%
link to 2000 detail 2000 13,325 13.0% 4.8% 3.2% 229,599 77.9% 61.5% 53.8%
link to 1999 detail 1999 13,564 12.7% 4.8% 3.1% 224,493 77.1% 60.7% 52.3%
link to 1998 detail 1998 13,755 12.6% 4.7% 3.2% 226,505 77.1% 60.7% 52.6%

 

 

Alabama - 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 13,564 12.7% 4.8% 3.1% 224,493 77.1% 60.7% 52.3%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 2,256 16.0% 3.3% 1.4% 30,181 72.5% 35.0% 16.2%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,013 11.5% 4.9% 3.8% 8,881 52.8% 29.9% 25.2%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 525 10.7% 4.4% 3.6% 4,494 57.6% D 32.6%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,324 15.4% 5.6% 3.0% 18,748 68.2% 46.0% 37.2%
445 Food & beverage stores 1,454 15.7% 3.5% 1.3% 41,770 88.5% 72.7% 61.6%
446 Health & personal care stores 970 9.9% 4.2% 3.6% 12,503 61.7% 50.8% 50.3%
447 Gasoline stations 1,758 11.8% 3.8% 1.3% 18,347 63.2% 39.5% 16.2%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 1,279 17.0% 12.6% 10.6% 20,660 79.2% 72.0% 69.1%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 681 12.3% 6.6% 5.3% 7,075 66.4% 51.8% 47.9%
452 General merchandise stores 200 19.0% 14.5% 13.0% 45,617 98.6% D 97.9%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 1,773 6.2% 2.8% 2.0% 10,618 44.4% 29.4% 24.2%
454 Nonstore retailers 420 17.6% 6.7% 5.5% 5,599 74.4% 46.2% 35.3%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

All-sector table By detailed employment size By year By industry Data in formats for downloading

Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?