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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1999:
Retail Trade
Washington
By detailed employment size By year By industry
 
Washington - 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 15,999 22,582 302,828 6,681,229
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 1,715 1,727 0 53,552
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 6,656 6,681 14,798 241,659
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 3,350 3,416 22,094 387,344
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 2,020 2,249 26,415 534,746
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,569 2,528 55,738 1,482,724
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 280 895 24,921 733,813
Firms with 500 employees or more 409 5,086 158,862 3,247,391
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 64 336 6,488 152,707
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 46 346 2,995 66,485
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 45 240 6,007 123,264
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 254 4,164 143,372 2,904,935
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

Washington - 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 15,269 14.3% 4.8% 2.7% 332,049 81.7% 65.8% 56.8%
link to 2006 detail 2006 15,851 13.7% 4.5% 2.6% 328,899 81.1% 64.8% 56.4%
link to 2005 detail 2005 16,033 13.2% 4.3% 2.5% 321,048 80.6% 64.2% 56.2%
link to 2004 detail 2004 15,898 13.8% 4.3% 2.6% 318,753 80.8% 63.6% 56.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 15,921 13.4% 4.3% 2.6% 309,614 80.1% 63.4% 55.4%
link to 2002 detail 2002 15,923 13.5% 4.3% 2.6% 299,652 79.6% 62.7% 54.5%
link to 2001 detail 2001 16,004 14.1% 4.5% 2.7% 317,052 80.2% 62.7% 54.4%
link to 2000 detail 2000 15,996 14.3% 4.5% 2.7% 313,402 79.7% 61.8% 52.9%
link to 1999 detail 1999 15,999 14.1% 4.3% 2.6% 302,828 79.1% 60.7% 52.5%
link to 1998 detail 1998 16,169 13.6% 4.1% 2.4% 288,388 77.6% 58.9% 50.6%

 

 

Washington - 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 15,999 14.1% 4.3% 2.6% 302,828 79.1% 60.7% 52.5%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 2,033 24.2% 4.6% 1.3% 40,039 80.6% 37.6% 18.2%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,085 14.0% 4.9% 2.9% 11,539 61.3% 34.3% 22.1%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 771 11.3% 3.9% 2.9% 8,209 62.3% 40.7% 33.9%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,537 19.1% 5.4% 2.4% 27,537 74.2% 50.0% 37.5%
445 Food & beverage stores 2,056 14.2% 3.1% 1.7% 56,399 87.0% 72.2% 64.2%
446 Health & personal care stores 870 14.7% 5.6% 3.9% 14,691 73.0% 57.3% 52.6%
447 Gasoline stations 1,563 11.6% 1.6% 0.8% 16,593 50.8% 21.9% 15.7%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 1,228 16.4% 12.0% 9.8% 23,170 82.8% D 74.1%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 1,308 11.6% 4.7% 3.1% 16,715 70.3% 51.7% 42.2%
452 General merchandise stores 228 22.8% 10.1% 9.2% 47,085 98.4% D 95.4%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 2,583 8.2% 2.9% 1.7% 20,971 56.1% 36.5% 27.1%
454 Nonstore retailers 853 12.9% 5.2% 3.3% 19,880 87.6% 78.7% 73.2%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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

Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?