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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1999:
Grocery stores
United States
By detailed employment size By year
 
U.S. - Grocery stores 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 68,687 97,431 2,743,237 41,868,408
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 8,816 8,834 0 250,722
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 30,644 30,713 65,893 782,552
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 11,713 11,795 77,455 855,701
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 7,854 8,097 105,203 1,184,673
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 7,817 9,165 304,836 3,956,413
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,442 4,267 230,479 3,277,254
Firms with 500 employees or more 401 24,560 1,959,371 31,561,093
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Grocery stores - 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 62,757 13.5% 2.6% 0.6% 2,570,754 91.6% 81.1% 73.1%
link to 2007 detail 2007 65,822 13.1% 2.4% 0.6% 2,564,533 91.1% 80.4% 72.7%
link to 2006 detail 2006 67,301 13.1% 2.4% 0.6% 2,615,175 91.2% 80.3% 72.5%
link to 2005 detail 2005 69,024 13.2% 2.4% 0.6% 2,642,609 91.1% 80.0% 72.1%
link to 2004 detail 2004 68,584 13.8% 2.5% 0.6% 2,660,804 91.1% 79.8% 71.6%
link to 2003 detail 2003 69,528 13.6% 2.5% 0.6% 2,594,727 90.8% 79.2% 70.6%
link to 2002 detail 2002 69,694 12.9% 2.4% 0.6% 2,569,351 90.4% 79.2% 71.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 71,672 13.1% 2.4% 0.6% 2,665,804 90.3% 79.0% 71.0%
link to 2000 detail 2000 70,211 13.7% 2.6% 0.6% 2,716,868 90.6% 79.4% 71.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 68,687 14.1% 2.7% 0.6% 2,743,237 90.9% 79.8% 71.4%
link to 1998 detail 1998 68,126 14.6% 2.8% 0.6% 2,689,076 90.7% 79.0% 70.4%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?