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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1999:
Retail Trade
North Carolina
By detailed employment size By year By industry
 
North Carolina - 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 23,043 35,684 435,977 8,111,320
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 2,299 2,351 0 60,309
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 10,738 10,777 23,800 391,424
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 4,677 4,798 30,619 549,185
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 2,644 3,020 34,277 709,265
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,827 3,353 63,259 1,642,165
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 340 1,685 32,058 778,638
Firms with 500 employees or more 518 9,700 251,964 3,980,334
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 88 759 9,286 207,516
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 57 260 2,609 52,839
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 61 458 7,066 139,278
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 312 8,223 233,003 3,580,701
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

North Carolina - 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 21,855 11.6% 3.9% 2.2% 476,759 82.4% 69.8% 62.7%
link to 2006 detail 2006 22,677 11.6% 3.8% 2.2% 467,113 81.7% 68.1% 61.2%
link to 2005 detail 2005 22,869 11.2% 3.6% 2.2% 449,870 80.9% 67.0% 59.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 22,817 11.9% 3.6% 2.2% 458,404 81.0% 66.2% 59.3%
link to 2003 detail 2003 22,790 11.7% 3.6% 2.2% 441,768 80.3% 65.3% 58.3%
link to 2002 detail 2002 22,955 11.5% 3.6% 2.2% 439,685 80.1% 65.9% 59.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 23,069 11.8% 3.7% 2.3% 441,460 80.0% 65.3% 58.1%
link to 2000 detail 2000 23,005 11.8% 3.7% 2.3% 449,963 80.2% 65.7% 58.5%
link to 1999 detail 1999 23,043 11.7% 3.7% 2.2% 435,977 79.7% 65.1% 57.8%
link to 1998 detail 1998 23,289 11.4% 3.6% 2.1% 430,691 79.2% 64.8% 57.2%

 

 

North Carolina - 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 23,043 11.7% 3.7% 2.2% 435,977 79.7% 65.1% 57.8%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 3,616 18.3% 3.2% 1.0% 56,429 77.0% 38.4% 20.8%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,949 10.7% 3.7% 2.5% 20,047 58.7% 40.6% 33.2%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 983 8.6% 3.3% 2.4% 10,445 64.3% 50.0% 43.8%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 2,240 16.0% 4.1% 2.4% 41,059 74.3% 52.8% 47.3%
445 Food & beverage stores 2,367 11.1% 3.2% 1.5% 89,067 91.1% 84.1% 78.7%
446 Health & personal care stores 1,175 10.8% 4.3% 3.3% 24,950 76.7% 68.3% 66.1%
447 Gasoline stations 2,476 10.9% 3.2% 1.5% 29,390 66.2% 43.6% 27.1%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 2,225 12.5% 8.5% 6.4% 37,804 79.4% 72.5% 67.1%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 1,390 9.5% 4.3% 2.7% 14,048 65.7% 50.7% 44.5%
452 General merchandise stores 358 13.7% 8.1% 7.3% 72,690 98.1% 97.4% 97.0%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 3,387 6.4% 2.4% 1.5% 25,532 53.3% 37.2% 27.6%
454 Nonstore retailers 1,052 15.9% 5.6% 3.3% 14,516 74.6% 53.0% 40.0%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?