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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1999:
Food mfg
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By detailed employment size By year By state
 
U.S. - Food mfg 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 22,332 26,734 1,464,354 41,857,959
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 2,036 2,039 0 187,648
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 6,868 6,873 15,931 249,977
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 4,142 4,152 27,565 437,798
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 3,452 3,495 46,557 838,198
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 4,006 4,307 161,546 4,001,510
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,256 1,916 219,954 6,400,232
Firms with 500 employees or more 572 3,952 992,801 29,742,596
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Food manufacturing - 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.
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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 21,501 27.9% 8.8% 2.7% 1,467,458 93.9% 82.7% 67.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 21,591 27.4% 8.5% 2.6% 1,439,266 93.8% 82.4% 66.6%
link to 2006 detail 2006 21,170 28.1% 8.8% 2.6% 1,458,738 94.0% 82.8% 66.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 21,510 27.9% 8.7% 2.6% 1,469,730 93.9% 82.7% 66.9%
link to 2004 detail 2004 22,320 27.2% 8.4% 2.5% 1,482,261 93.9% 82.5% 66.8%
link to 2003 detail 2003 22,833 26.8% 8.2% 2.4% 1,495,998 93.8% 82.5% 66.9%
link to 2002 detail 2002 21,384 26.8% 8.4% 2.6% 1,443,766 94.1% 83.2% 68.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 22,437 26.0% 8.0% 2.5% 1,470,146 93.9% 82.8% 68.0%
link to 2000 detail 2000 22,037 26.5% 8.3% 2.6% 1,468,254 94.0% 82.9% 67.9%
link to 1999 detail 1999 22,332 26.1% 8.2% 2.6% 1,464,354 93.9% 82.8% 67.8%
link to 1998 detail 1998 23,203 25.7% 8.1% 2.5% 1,464,439 93.4% 82.3% 67.3%

 

 

Food mfg by State
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.
State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
United States 22,332 26.1% 8.2% 2.6% 1,464,354 93.9% 82.8% 67.8%
Alabama 236 42.8% 27.1% 19.1% 36,782 98.2% 93.8% 87.0%
Alaska 120 30.0% 15.8% 9.2% 8,917 D D 64.5%
Arizona 229 30.1% 14.0% 10.5% 8,532 90.3% 73.0% 62.4%
Arkansas 217 42.4% 28.1% 21.2% 51,136 98.8% 96.0% 92.4%
California 3,165 32.8% 11.9% 4.8% 147,016 92.1% 73.9% 51.3%
Colorado 374 27.3% 11.5% 7.2% 16,641 92.6% 78.4% 65.9%
Connecticut 282 28.4% 9.6% 5.0% 8,341 84.5% 60.7% 41.3%
Delaware 64 37.5% 21.9% 14.1% 9,035 97.1% 93.3% 86.1%
District of Columbia 17 41.2% 17.6% 0.0% (250-499) D D D
Florida 854 22.7% 10.0% 5.3% 36,101 91.3% 79.3% 64.8%
Georgia 465 39.4% 25.2% 16.8% 62,781 97.7% 93.1% 84.0%
Hawaii 228 25.4% 9.6% 4.4% 5,854 80.4% 58.0% 37.9%
Idaho 164 37.8% 25.6% 12.8% 16,014 97.1% 93.1% 68.4%
Illinois 1,146 35.7% 17.5% 9.0% 81,407 94.4% 83.8% 64.9%
Indiana 424 38.0% 21.5% 15.6% 31,984 95.3% 86.6% 75.1%
Iowa 363 41.0% 25.9% 15.7% 48,074 97.4% 92.7% 81.8%
Kansas 261 37.9% 21.8% 16.1% 31,567 97.2% 92.7% 88.1%
Kentucky 228 40.4% 24.6% 16.7% 21,082 97.0% 90.4% 80.2%
Louisiana 366 38.3% 16.7% 9.3% 17,776 92.6% 71.1% 49.6%
Maine 189 23.8% 11.1% 6.9% 6,801 88.3% 75.1% 50.9%
Maryland 314 35.0% 20.1% 11.5% 16,287 92.9% 81.8% 64.4%
Massachusetts 702 29.9% 9.0% 4.1% 21,552 85.6% 58.5% 35.1%
Michigan 790 27.6% 11.5% 6.3% 30,506 90.1% 74.1% 55.7%
Minnesota 565 34.2% 20.4% 13.1% 42,561 94.9% 88.0% 70.7%
Mississippi 186 39.8% 24.7% 14.0% 28,035 97.7% 93.5% 81.6%
Missouri 484 32.6% 19.2% 13.2% 40,178 95.8% 90.1% 83.7%
Montana 160 18.1% 7.5% 5.6% 2,056 D D 37.6%
Nebraska 257 36.6% 23.3% 16.0% 33,365 97.6% 93.3% 87.2%
Nevada 99 34.3% 15.2% 10.1% 2,916 90.6% 66.9% 48.4%
New Hampshire 88 27.3% 8.0% 4.5% 2,166 83.6% 59.3% 39.2%
New Jersey 983 26.8% 10.6% 5.1% 29,232 86.1% 64.7% 40.8%
New Mexico 132 28.8% 15.2% 8.3% 3,505 86.8% 70.1% 43.1%
New York 2,100 19.6% 6.7% 3.1% 50,194 82.7% 62.4% 41.0%
North Carolina 464 39.9% 19.6% 12.7% 49,897 97.0% 90.1% 82.1%
North Dakota 103 35.0% 20.4% 11.7% 5,265 93.0% 82.5% 52.0%
Ohio 862 33.6% 16.6% 9.5% 49,886 93.2% 82.0% 66.6%
Oklahoma 233 32.6% 21.0% 14.2% 14,725 95.2% 87.6% 74.6%
Oregon 411 33.8% 17.5% 8.8% 19,712 91.7% 76.5% 52.6%
Pennsylvania 1,265 33.4% 13.6% 6.8% 75,059 93.3% 80.4% 62.2%
Rhode Island 140 23.6% 5.0% 1.4% 2,772 D D D
South Carolina 191 36.1% 22.0% 15.7% 16,285 96.7% 90.6% 81.3%
South Dakota 90 35.6% 23.3% 20.0% 7,430 96.0% 89.6% 83.8%
Tennessee 312 41.0% 26.9% 18.3% 37,145 97.6% 92.7% 83.7%
Texas 1,430 28.0% 13.0% 6.6% 88,628 94.1% 84.7% 69.9%
Utah 243 38.7% 16.0% 7.8% 13,285 93.1% 76.7% 53.4%
Vermont 155 29.0% 8.4% 6.5% 3,875 D D 45.4%
Virginia 374 34.5% 18.7% 10.7% 34,219 95.9% 89.6% 78.2%
Washington 678 33.2% 14.5% 8.0% 33,953 93.6% 77.9% 58.7%
West Virginia 101 18.8% 9.9% 6.9% 4,468 D D 77.8%
Wisconsin 816 42.3% 19.6% 11.0% 58,198 94.6% 81.8% 64.9%
Wyoming 57 17.5% 8.8% 8.8% (500-999) D D D
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?