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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2000:
Retail Trade
North Carolina
By detailed employment size By year By industry
 
North Carolina - 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 23,005 35,785 449,963 8,739,363
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 2,424 2,432 0 60,805
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 10,425 10,463 23,061 387,592
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 4,784 4,927 31,331 569,637
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 2,649 2,969 34,615 720,364
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,861 3,280 65,193 1,713,915
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 330 1,755 32,414 882,936
Firms with 500 employees or more 532 9,959 263,349 4,404,114
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 99 731 10,055 234,817
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 45 185 1,733 31,973
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 71 600 7,530 178,012
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 317 8,443 244,031 3,959,312
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

North Carolina - 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 21,855 11.6% 3.9% 2.2% 476,759 82.4% 69.8% 62.7%
link to 2006 detail 2006 22,677 11.6% 3.8% 2.2% 467,113 81.7% 68.1% 61.2%
link to 2005 detail 2005 22,869 11.2% 3.6% 2.2% 449,870 80.9% 67.0% 59.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 22,817 11.9% 3.6% 2.2% 458,404 81.0% 66.2% 59.3%
link to 2003 detail 2003 22,790 11.7% 3.6% 2.2% 441,768 80.3% 65.3% 58.3%
link to 2002 detail 2002 22,955 11.5% 3.6% 2.2% 439,685 80.1% 65.9% 59.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 23,069 11.8% 3.7% 2.3% 441,460 80.0% 65.3% 58.1%
link to 2000 detail 2000 23,005 11.8% 3.7% 2.3% 449,963 80.2% 65.7% 58.5%
link to 1999 detail 1999 23,043 11.7% 3.7% 2.2% 435,977 79.7% 65.1% 57.8%
link to 1998 detail 1998 23,289 11.4% 3.6% 2.1% 430,691 79.2% 64.8% 57.2%

 

 

North Carolina - 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 23,005 11.8% 3.7% 2.3% 449,963 80.2% 65.7% 58.5%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 3,596 18.9% 3.4% 1.1% 57,999 77.3% 37.6% 21.0%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,983 10.9% 3.8% 2.7% 20,513 59.0% 40.2% 32.6%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 980 9.9% 3.4% 2.4% 11,016 66.9% 49.5% 43.9%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 2,271 15.8% 4.2% 2.8% 42,604 74.8% 54.4% 49.6%
445 Food & beverage stores 2,499 10.2% 2.9% 1.4% 89,214 90.5% 83.3% 77.6%
446 Health & personal care stores 1,184 12.2% 4.4% 3.4% 26,087 78.0% 68.0% 65.6%
447 Gasoline stations 2,418 10.9% 3.5% 1.4% 29,003 67.5% 46.7% 27.3%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 2,198 12.5% 8.3% 6.3% 40,926 80.9% 74.7% 69.8%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 1,340 9.8% 4.3% 2.8% 17,404 72.7% 59.4% 56.0%
452 General merchandise stores 339 14.7% 9.1% 8.0% 75,521 98.4% 97.6% 97.1%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 3,318 6.6% 2.4% 1.6% 25,318 53.5% 36.7% 28.1%
454 Nonstore retailers 1,046 15.7% 5.8% 3.3% 14,358 73.5% 52.5% 38.2%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?