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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1999:
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U.S. - Retail Trade by Employment Size of Enterprise
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Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 730,303 1,111,260 14,476,628 281,946,316
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 76,927 77,595 0 2,566,124
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 341,133 342,496 753,552 12,417,052
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 154,108 157,818 1,012,670 17,642,944
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 86,704 97,044 1,139,663 22,174,067
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 60,398 99,733 2,235,163 56,427,774
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 8,626 52,708 1,241,089 32,454,924
Firms with 500 employees or more 2,407 283,866 8,094,491 138,263,431
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 857 19,324 324,038 7,069,539
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 348 14,116 219,878 4,503,087
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 329 16,638 281,836 5,476,758
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 873 233,788 7,268,739 121,214,047
        Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 313 32,119 486,291 8,899,443
        Firms with 5,000 to 9,999 employees 205 37,747 570,815 9,426,608
        Firms with 10,000 employees or more 355 163,922 6,211,633 102,887,996
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Retail trade - by Year
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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 693,137 9.3% 1.6% 0.3% 15,614,757 82.4% 69.6% 61.5%
link to 2007 detail 2007 712,947 9.4% 1.5% 0.3% 15,759,928 82.2% 68.9% 61.0%
link to 2006 detail 2006 725,577 9.5% 1.5% 0.3% 15,767,866 82.1% 68.3% 60.0%
link to 2005 detail 2005 736,940 9.4% 1.5% 0.3% 15,338,672 81.4% 67.3% 58.9%
link to 2004 detail 2004 734,984 9.8% 1.5% 0.3% 15,351,431 81.2% 66.5% 57.8%
link to 2003 detail 2003 732,854 9.7% 1.5% 0.3% 14,867,825 80.7% 65.8% 56.9%
link to 2002 detail 2002 736,130 9.6% 1.5% 0.3% 14,819,904 80.5% 65.6% 57.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 735,135 9.8% 1.5% 0.3% 14,890,289 80.4% 65.2% 56.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 731,444 9.9% 1.6% 0.3% 14,840,775 80.3% 65.0% 56.3%
link to 1999 detail 1999 730,303 9.8% 1.5% 0.3% 14,476,628 79.9% 64.5% 55.9%
link to 1998 detail 1998 738,890 9.6% 1.5% 0.3% 14,241,512 79.3% 63.7% 55.1%

 

 

Retail Trade by State
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State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to industry detail United States 730,303 9.8% 1.5% 0.3% 14,476,628 79.9% 64.5% 55.9%
link to industry detail Alabama 13,564 12.7% 4.8% 3.1% 224,493 77.1% 60.7% 52.3%
link to industry detail Alaska 2,140 13.9% 6.1% 4.2% 32,280 74.5% 58.0% 49.3%
link to industry detail Arizona 10,526 15.6% 6.7% 4.2% 248,866 83.9% 71.1% 61.4%
link to industry detail Arkansas 9,159 11.7% 4.6% 3.2% 131,257 72.8% 56.5% 46.9%
link to industry detail California 72,026 10.8% 2.4% 0.9% 1,421,434 80.1% 64.4% 55.3%
link to industry detail Colorado 12,708 13.5% 5.6% 3.7% 240,821 79.9% 65.8% 58.0%
link to industry detail Connecticut 10,382 14.3% 5.6% 3.9% 194,237 79.7% 63.2% 55.6%
link to industry detail Delaware 2,801 23.6% 13.8% 10.7% 50,116 80.4% 62.9% 55.2%
link to industry detail District of Columbia 1,568 19.2% 12.3% 9.2% 18,693 72.5% 59.0% 51.8%
link to industry detail Florida 43,887 8.6% 2.8% 1.5% 888,690 83.0% 72.8% 66.3%
link to industry detail Georgia 21,478 11.9% 4.5% 2.7% 440,893 82.0% 69.3% 61.6%
link to industry detail Hawaii 3,260 16.9% 7.9% 5.5% 60,266 78.5% 62.3% 50.3%
link to industry detail Idaho 4,344 17.7% 7.3% 5.5% 67,227 75.1% 53.7% 42.7%
link to industry detail Illinois 29,235 13.7% 4.0% 2.1% 635,558 81.7% 65.7% 57.6%
link to industry detail Indiana 15,675 15.9% 5.3% 3.2% 347,998 81.2% 64.4% 55.8%
link to industry detail Iowa 10,081 14.6% 5.1% 3.2% 179,815 76.5% 59.5% 51.4%
link to industry detail Kansas 8,857 15.0% 6.1% 4.1% 149,998 77.0% 59.8% 50.9%
link to industry detail Kentucky 11,851 14.7% 5.5% 3.6% 216,211 77.9% 61.1% 52.8%
link to industry detail Louisiana 12,113 14.3% 5.0% 3.2% 230,720 78.8% 61.5% 51.7%
link to industry detail Maine 5,294 13.2% 6.1% 4.3% 74,881 71.9% 55.6% 45.2%
link to industry detail Maryland 12,830 15.0% 6.0% 3.8% 279,135 81.6% 67.6% 58.7%
link to industry detail Massachusetts 18,172 12.8% 4.2% 2.5% 349,741 79.9% 64.3% 56.2%
link to industry detail Michigan 26,835 13.0% 3.7% 1.9% 541,841 80.2% 63.0% 53.3%
link to industry detail Minnesota 14,607 15.5% 4.9% 2.9% 297,066 79.2% 60.3% 49.6%
link to industry detail Mississippi 9,104 12.6% 4.8% 3.4% 138,089 75.3% 58.1% 48.2%
link to industry detail Missouri 16,322 14.8% 5.2% 3.1% 308,065 79.8% 62.2% 52.7%
link to industry detail Montana 4,074 13.1% 5.1% 3.5% 51,148 68.7% 46.9% 39.3%
link to industry detail Nebraska 5,982 15.4% 6.4% 4.5% 104,595 76.0% 58.7% 50.4%
link to industry detail Nevada 4,599 22.1% 12.0% 8.0% 101,922 83.2% 68.8% 58.7%
link to industry detail New Hampshire 4,743 18.2% 7.9% 5.8% 90,647 79.5% 62.9% 55.2%
link to industry detail New Jersey 26,029 9.7% 3.2% 1.9% 422,085 77.7% 63.3% 56.7%
link to industry detail New Mexico 5,105 16.9% 8.1% 6.1% 91,627 79.4% 64.0% 54.2%
link to industry detail New York 57,070 8.2% 2.0% 1.1% 813,025 76.0% 60.5% 54.0%
link to industry detail North Carolina 23,043 11.7% 3.7% 2.2% 435,977 79.7% 65.1% 57.8%
link to industry detail North Dakota 2,746 16.9% 7.5% 5.0% 41,644 71.8% 52.4% 40.5%
link to industry detail Ohio 26,450 15.0% 4.3% 2.3% 628,586 83.0% 66.6% 58.4%
link to industry detail Oklahoma 10,057 12.5% 5.2% 3.6% 167,595 76.9% 61.8% 52.9%
link to industry detail Oregon 10,228 15.7% 5.9% 3.7% 186,360 78.5% 59.6% 49.1%
link to industry detail Pennsylvania 31,737 13.8% 4.0% 2.0% 653,260 80.8% 63.3% 52.9%
link to industry detail Rhode Island 3,370 15.6% 8.2% 6.6% 47,791 76.2% 60.0% 52.8%
link to industry detail South Carolina 12,108 12.5% 5.1% 3.6% 217,761 79.3% 65.6% 59.2%
link to industry detail South Dakota 3,400 16.0% 7.0% 5.1% 47,090 70.2% 49.9% 39.4%
link to industry detail Tennessee 16,284 13.4% 5.1% 3.2% 310,229 80.3% 65.2% 57.0%
link to industry detail Texas 46,112 10.3% 3.1% 1.5% 1,006,271 82.5% 70.6% 62.0%
link to industry detail Utah 5,252 19.8% 8.4% 5.8% 119,433 82.5% 65.1% 53.1%
link to industry detail Vermont 3,123 15.6% 7.4% 5.6% 38,160 66.4% 45.0% 34.7%
link to industry detail Virginia 17,553 14.2% 5.5% 3.4% 396,336 82.6% 69.6% 61.6%
link to industry detail Washington 15,999 14.1% 4.3% 2.6% 302,828 79.1% 60.7% 52.5%
link to industry detail West Virginia 5,403 15.9% 6.6% 4.8% 89,629 76.3% 58.1% 50.3%
link to industry detail Wisconsin 15,049 16.8% 5.3% 2.9% 316,102 80.4% 60.4% 48.0%
link to industry detail Wyoming 2,296 15.9% 7.8% 5.7% 28,136 69.7% 49.5% 42.3%
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U.S. - Retail Trade by Subsector
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Industry
detail
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 730,303 9.8% 1.5% 0.3% 14,476,628 79.9% 64.5% 55.9%
link to industry detail 441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 95,222 20.6% 3.0% 0.3% 1,803,665 79.8% 40.3% 19.1%
link to industry detail 442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 48,010 8.4% 1.3% 0.4% 525,342 61.4% 40.3% 30.6%
link to industry detail 443 Electronics & appliance stores 32,113 6.6% 1.0% 0.4% 384,264 67.5% 52.7% 47.7%
link to industry detail 444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 67,675 14.3% 2.1% 0.5% 1,183,696 73.4% 49.9% 39.3%
link to industry detail 445 Food & beverage stores 113,724 10.3% 1.8% 0.4% 3,014,663 86.4% 74.4% 66.2%
link to industry detail 446 Health & personal care stores 43,583 8.3% 1.4% 0.8% 938,245 78.5% 68.4% 65.6%
link to industry detail 447 Gasoline stations 68,002 9.9% 1.8% 0.3% 930,034 65.6% 46.7% 32.9%
link to industry detail 448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 68,801 5.5% 1.2% 0.5% 1,293,439 80.3% 73.0% 67.9%
link to industry detail 451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 44,552 6.8% 1.1% 0.4% 589,873 71.9% 57.8% 51.2%
link to industry detail 452 General merchandise stores 10,691 8.3% 2.2% 1.0% 2,444,538 98.4% 97.5% 96.7%
link to industry detail 453 Miscellaneous store retailers 106,594 5.3% 1.0% 0.3% 828,824 53.4% 36.0% 28.3%
link to industry detail 454 Nonstore retailers 35,752 11.2% 2.8% 1.1% 540,045 77.1% 59.1% 45.4%
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U.S. - Retail Trade by Industry
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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 +
link to state detail 441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 95,222 20.6% 3.0% 0.3% 1,803,665 79.8% 40.3% 19.1%
link to state detail 4411   Automobile dealers 46,573 32.3% 4.8% 0.2% 1,175,181 88.4% 38.6% 10.3%
link to state detail 44111    New car dealers 23,415 61.6% 9.4% 0.5% 1,070,428 93.9% 41.0% 10.4%
link to state detail 44112    Used car dealers 23,365 3.4% 0.6% 0.1% 104,753 31.7% 14.5% 9.1%
link to state detail 4412   Other motor vehicle dealers 13,118 10.3% 0.8% 0.2% 114,827 47.2% 13.1% 7.0%
link to state detail 44121    Recreational vehicle dealers 2,817 14.2% 1.7% 0.4% 33,272 58.3% 21.2% 9.7%
link to state detail 44122    Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 10,305 9.2% 0.5% 0.1% 81,555 42.7% 9.8% 5.9%
link to state detail 441221     Motorcycle dealers 3,718 12.7% 0.3% 0.0% 33,050 44.1% D D
link to state detail 441222     Boat dealers 4,686 8.3% 0.7% 0.2% 37,560 44.7% D D
link to state detail 441229     All other motor vehicle dealers 1,910 5.0% 0.4% 0.0% 10,945 31.9% 9.0% 0.0%
link to state detail 4413   Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 35,636 9.3% 1.5% 0.4% 513,657 67.6% 50.1% 42.1%
link to state detail 44131    Automotive parts & accessories stores 25,287 9.0% 1.6% 0.4% 353,602 68.4% 51.2% 43.5%
link to state detail 44132    Tire dealers 10,461 10.7% 1.7% 0.4% 160,055 65.7% 47.6% 39.1%
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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 +
link to state detail 442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 48,010 8.4% 1.3% 0.4% 525,342 61.4% 40.3% 30.6%
link to state detail 4421   Furniture stores 21,591 10.9% 1.6% 0.4% 270,455 63.5% 39.2% 26.6%
link to state detail 4422   Home furnishings stores 26,484 6.5% 1.0% 0.3% 254,887 59.2% 41.4% 34.8%
link to state detail 44221    Floor covering stores 14,086 6.9% 0.6% 0.1% 99,683 40.5% 11.1% 5.2%
link to state detail 44229    Other home furnishings stores 12,402 6.0% 1.5% 0.6% 155,204 71.1% 60.8% 53.9%
link to state detail 442291     Window treatment stores 1,886 3.6% 1.1% 0.4% 9,894 39.8% 27.3% 13.3%
link to state detail 442299     All other home furnishings stores 10,525 6.6% 1.6% 0.7% 145,310 73.3% 63.1% 56.6%
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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 +
link to state detail 443 Electronics & appliance stores 32,113 6.6% 1.0% 0.4% 384,264 67.5% 52.7% 47.7%
link to state detail 44311    Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 19,432 6.5% 1.0% 0.4% 258,442 70.4% 57.7% 53.0%
link to state detail 443111     Household appliance stores 8,795 5.7% 0.8% 0.3% 63,350 42.0% 21.4% 16.1%
link to state detail 443112     Radio, television, & other electronics stores 10,664 7.3% 1.3% 0.5% 195,092 79.6% 69.5% 65.0%
link to state detail 44312    Computer & software stores 11,265 6.5% 1.0% 0.5% 105,061 59.8% D D
link to state detail 44313    Camera & photographic supplies stores 1,431 9.9% 1.3% 0.3% 20,761 70.4% D D
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NAICS
code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to state detail 444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 67,675 14.3% 2.1% 0.5% 1,183,696 73.4% 49.9% 39.3%
link to state detail 4441   Building material & supplies dealers 50,487 15.4% 2.3% 0.5% 1,012,190 76.3% 53.8% 43.1%
link to state detail 44411    Home centers 1,672 24.5% 6.3% 1.8% 324,645 97.7% 94.4% 92.2%
link to state detail 44412    Paint & wallpaper stores 3,490 7.5% 1.8% 0.5% 43,130 66.2% 53.0% 44.9%
link to state detail 44413    Hardware stores 13,231 11.6% 1.2% 0.3% 145,112 54.5% 26.0% 17.4%
link to state detail 44419    Other building material dealers 32,315 17.8% 2.8% 0.6% 499,303 69.6% 35.6% 18.5%
link to state detail 4442   Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 17,253 11.4% 1.7% 0.4% 171,506 56.7% 26.4% 16.4%
link to state detail 44421    Outdoor power equipment stores 4,403 6.4% 0.9% 0.2% 27,032 31.5% 8.6% 2.8%
link to state detail 44422    Nursery & garden centers 12,871 13.2% 2.0% 0.5% 144,474 61.4% 29.8% 18.9%
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code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 445 Food & beverage stores 113,724 10.3% 1.8% 0.4% 3,014,663 86.4% 74.4% 66.2%
link to state detail 4451   Grocery stores 68,687 14.1% 2.7% 0.6% 2,743,237 90.9% 79.8% 71.4%
link to state detail 44511    Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 45,563 19.1% 3.7% 0.8% 2,583,957 93.7% 82.7% 74.2%
link to state detail 44512    Convenience stores 23,233 4.5% 1.0% 0.3% 159,280 46.1% 32.5% 26.9%
link to state detail 4452   Specialty food stores 20,286 6.7% 1.0% 0.3% 140,858 50.5% 26.7% 18.6%
link to state detail 44521    Meat markets 6,070 6.1% 0.7% 0.1% 39,664 37.2% 12.8% 4.2%
link to state detail 44522    Fish & seafood markets 1,761 4.5% 0.3% 0.1% 8,299 30.8% D D
link to state detail 44523    Fruit & vegetable markets 3,050 6.6% 0.7% 0.1% 18,011 48.1% D D
link to state detail 44529    Other specialty food stores 9,420 7.5% 1.4% 0.6% 74,884 60.2% 39.4% 32.2%
link to state detail 445291     Baked goods stores 2,781 9.7% 2.0% 0.8% 29,001 70.8% 52.5% 45.7%
link to state detail 445292     Confectionery & nut stores 2,156 8.8% 1.8% 0.5% 21,079 64.4% 44.7% 35.2%
link to state detail 445299     All other specialty food stores 4,489 5.7% 1.0% 0.5% 24,804 44.2% 19.5% 14.0%
link to state detail 4453   Beer, wine, & liquor stores 24,945 3.5% 0.6% 0.2% 130,568 29.3% 12.8% 6.7%
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code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 446 Health & personal care stores 43,583 8.3% 1.4% 0.8% 938,245 78.5% 68.4% 65.6%
link to state detail 44611    Pharmacies & drug stores 21,353 11.3% 1.7% 1.1% 709,175 82.7% 73.9% 72.1%
link to state detail 44612    Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 4,247 4.1% 1.1% 0.5% 61,771 79.1% 72.8% 68.6%
link to state detail 44613    Optical goods stores 6,645 4.2% 0.9% 0.4% 76,074 68.0% 59.2% 54.2%
link to state detail 44619    Other health & personal care stores 11,473 7.4% 1.5% 0.9% 91,225 54.0% 30.3% 22.1%
link to state detail 446191     Food (health) supplement stores 5,501 5.9% 0.5% 0.1% 45,149 56.4% 33.8% 27.7%
link to state detail 446199     All other health & personal care stores 5,972 8.7% 2.5% 1.5% 46,076 51.7% 26.9% 16.6%
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code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 447 Gasoline stations 68,002 9.9% 1.8% 0.3% 930,034 65.6% 46.7% 32.9%
link to state detail 44711    Gasoline stations with convenience stores 36,865 13.2% 2.8% 0.5% 645,931 71.7% 53.8% 38.8%
link to state detail 44719    Other gasoline stations 32,463 9.2% 2.2% 0.5% 284,103 51.7% 30.4% 19.3%
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code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 68,801 5.5% 1.2% 0.5% 1,293,439 80.3% 73.0% 67.9%
link to state detail 4481   Clothing stores 41,711 6.2% 1.5% 0.6% 943,824 83.8% 77.3% 72.7%
link to state detail 44811    Men's clothing stores 5,902 8.3% 2.3% 1.0% 84,890 72.1% 60.1% 52.5%
link to state detail 44812    Women's clothing stores 15,977 5.2% 1.4% 0.7% 283,872 79.4% 72.9% 67.4%
link to state detail 44813    Children's & infants' clothing stores 2,796 5.8% 1.7% 0.8% 50,686 81.4% 74.4% 69.3%
link to state detail 44814    Family clothing stores 7,489 10.5% 3.1% 1.6% 419,754 93.1% 89.1% 86.3%
link to state detail 44815    Clothing accessories stores 2,323 5.4% 1.8% 0.9% 28,628 77.8% 70.1% 61.8%
link to state detail 44819    Other clothing stores 7,654 6.7% 1.7% 0.7% 75,994 65.8% 51.8% 46.2%
link to state detail 4482   Shoe stores 7,012 8.4% 1.9% 0.9% 188,875 84.8% 77.2% 71.9%
link to state detail 4483   Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 20,249 3.6% 0.7% 0.2% 160,740 54.6% 42.6% 35.4%
link to state detail 44831    Jewelry stores 19,403 3.3% 0.6% 0.2% 148,849 53.0% 41.6% 34.9%
link to state detail 44832    Luggage & leather goods stores 848 10.3% 3.2% 1.4% 11,891 75.2% 55.9% 41.0%
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code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 44,552 6.8% 1.1% 0.4% 589,873 71.9% 57.8% 51.2%
link to state detail 4511   Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 32,981 6.4% 0.9% 0.3% 383,103 67.8% 52.3% 46.7%
link to state detail 45111    Sporting goods stores 19,029 6.5% 0.9% 0.3% 181,739 61.0% 41.7% 35.8%
link to state detail 45112    Hobby, toy, & game stores 6,338 7.0% 1.2% 0.4% 124,806 82.0% 73.0% 67.4%
link to state detail 45113    Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 3,926 4.2% 0.7% 0.3% 44,797 68.5% 59.1% 55.1%
link to state detail 45114    Musical instrument & supplies stores 3,698 7.8% 0.8% 0.3% 31,761 49.5% 22.1% 16.1%
link to state detail 4512   Book, periodical, & music stores 11,600 8.0% 1.8% 0.5% 206,770 79.7% 67.9% 59.5%
link to state detail 45121    Book stores & news dealers 8,126 8.5% 2.0% 0.6% 139,590 78.5% 65.8% 56.4%
link to state detail 451211     Book stores 6,269 9.6% 2.4% 0.7% 130,396 81.0% 69.2% 59.7%
link to state detail 451212     News dealers & newsstands 1,876 5.5% 1.2% 0.4% 9,194 42.6% 17.8% 8.5%
link to state detail 45122    Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 3,481 7.0% 1.4% 0.4% 67,180 82.2% 72.2% 66.1%
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code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 452 General merchandise stores 10,691 8.3% 2.2% 1.0% 2,444,538 98.4% 97.5% 96.7%
link to state detail 4521   Department stores (excl leased depts) 141 52.5% 45.4% 33.3% 1,730,991 D D 99.8%
link to state detail 4529   Other general merchandise stores 10,589 8.1% 2.0% 0.9% 713,547 D D 89.4%
link to state detail 45291    Warehouse clubs & superstores 118 14.4% 13.6% 11.0% 461,992 D D 99.8%
link to state detail 45299    All other general merchandise stores 10,474 8.0% 1.9% 0.8% 251,555 84.9% 76.2% 70.2%
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link to state detail 453 Miscellaneous store retailers 106,594 5.3% 1.0% 0.3% 828,824 53.4% 36.0% 28.3%
link to state detail 4531   Florists 23,658 3.2% 0.2% 0.1% 121,783 22.9% 5.1% 2.5%
link to state detail 4532   Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 31,922 6.5% 1.1% 0.4% 338,802 64.9% 48.9% 43.5%
link to state detail 45321    Office supplies & stationery stores 4,766 9.4% 1.5% 0.6% 124,063 84.3% 75.2% 73.1%
link to state detail 45322    Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 27,205 6.2% 1.1% 0.4% 214,739 53.6% 33.6% 26.4%
link to state detail 4533   Used merchandise stores 14,379 6.4% 2.5% 0.6% 110,496 62.3% 46.6% 25.4%
link to state detail 4539   Other miscellaneous store retailers 36,791 5.4% 0.8% 0.3% 257,743 49.1% 29.2% 21.9%
link to state detail 45391    Pet & pet supplies stores 6,370 5.5% 0.7% 0.2% 66,075 60.9% 45.9% 39.7%
link to state detail 45392    Art dealers 5,583 2.9% 0.6% 0.2% 24,707 33.2% 20.5% 14.4%
link to state detail 45393    Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 3,984 10.9% 1.1% 0.4% 46,195 57.7% 29.3% 20.8%
link to state detail 45399    All other miscellaneous store retailers 20,868 5.0% 0.9% 0.3% 120,766 42.6% 21.9% 14.0%
link to state detail 453991     Tobacco stores 3,535 5.8% 1.6% 0.5% 19,178 41.1% 19.4% 10.5%
link to state detail 453998     All other miscellaneous store retailers (except tobacco stores) 17,335 4.9% 0.8% 0.3% 101,588 42.9% 22.3% 14.7%
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link to state detail 454 Nonstore retailers 35,752 11.2% 2.8% 1.1% 540,045 77.1% 59.1% 45.4%
link to state detail 4541   Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 9,646 13.4% 5.0% 2.4% 255,296 88.2% 76.6% 62.6%
link to state detail 4542   Vending machine operators 5,651 9.3% 2.2% 0.6% 66,614 71.9% 49.8% 29.8%
link to state detail 4543   Direct selling establishments 20,485 10.9% 2.1% 0.7% 218,135 65.6% 41.3% 30.1%
link to state detail 45431    Fuel dealers 7,782 16.2% 3.2% 0.9% 107,234 65.8% 40.2% 28.5%
link to state detail 454311     Heating oil dealers 4,730 17.4% 3.4% 0.8% 55,196 60.8% 29.9% 16.5%
link to state detail 454312     Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 2,837 17.4% 4.0% 1.6% 51,023 72.0% 51.9% 42.0%
link to state detail 454319     Other fuel dealers 283 2.8% 1.1% 1.1% 1,015 28.2% 6.5% 6.5%
link to state detail 45439    Other direct selling establishments 12,705 7.6% 1.5% 0.5% 110,901 65.4% 42.4% 31.7%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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

Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?