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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1999:
Retail Trade
Tennessee
By detailed employment size By year By industry
 
Tennessee - 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 16,284 24,532 310,229 5,680,134
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 1,459 1,465 0 34,692
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 7,608 7,633 16,668 256,230
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 3,256 3,309 21,223 362,299
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,782 1,964 23,107 450,329
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,344 2,014 46,939 1,196,764
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 311 1,216 25,601 630,510
Firms with 500 employees or more 524 6,931 176,691 2,749,310
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 84 343 4,776 82,368
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 55 359 4,388 79,182
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 67 332 4,001 99,223
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 318 5,897 163,526 2,488,537
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

Tennessee - 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 14,596 13.1% 4.9% 3.1% 326,762 82.8% 69.8% 63.1%
link to 2006 detail 2006 15,096 13.1% 4.9% 3.0% 332,982 82.9% 69.1% 62.3%
link to 2005 detail 2005 15,365 12.8% 4.7% 3.0% 320,100 82.0% 67.5% 60.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 15,458 13.2% 4.8% 3.0% 320,482 81.9% 67.2% 60.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 15,460 13.0% 4.8% 3.0% 304,207 81.0% 65.8% 58.5%
link to 2002 detail 2002 15,740 13.2% 5.0% 3.2% 306,718 81.1% 66.6% 59.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 15,897 13.4% 5.2% 3.3% 310,202 80.8% 66.1% 58.8%
link to 2000 detail 2000 16,187 13.4% 5.2% 3.3% 311,497 80.7% 65.8% 58.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 16,284 13.4% 5.1% 3.2% 310,229 80.3% 65.2% 57.0%
link to 1998 detail 1998 16,691 13.2% 5.0% 3.2% 311,723 80.1% 64.7% 56.7%

 

 

Tennessee - 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 16,284 13.4% 5.1% 3.2% 310,229 80.3% 65.2% 57.0%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 2,502 18.7% 4.5% 1.7% 41,523 79.2% 42.9% 23.1%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,060 14.5% 6.4% 4.4% 10,817 62.2% 39.8% 32.7%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 642 8.9% 3.6% 2.6% 6,885 64.3% D 48.7%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,576 19.7% 6.3% 3.2% 26,491 72.2% 46.2% 37.8%
445 Food & beverage stores 2,210 12.3% 3.3% 1.7% 58,228 87.0% 74.4% 67.7%
446 Health & personal care stores 978 11.2% 5.7% 4.4% 20,248 75.9% 68.3% 64.9%
447 Gasoline stations 1,800 11.8% 4.3% 1.9% 25,170 69.9% 51.5% 33.0%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 1,481 17.9% 12.6% 10.3% 26,639 82.7% 75.3% 71.9%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 890 12.6% 7.8% 5.2% 10,651 70.0% 59.3% 49.1%
452 General merchandise stores 213 18.3% 13.1% 12.2% 59,657 98.9% D 97.3%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 2,365 7.6% 2.9% 2.3% 16,257 51.7% 31.8% 27.9%
454 Nonstore retailers 682 14.4% 7.0% 5.0% 7,663 72.6% 55.7% 30.4%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?