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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2000:
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 22,037 26,401 1,468,254 43,773,232
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 2,025 2,029 0 155,896
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 6,698 6,704 15,334 268,240
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 4,100 4,112 27,421 446,619
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 3,382 3,428 45,938 870,366
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 4,009 4,280 162,168 4,190,862
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,251 1,939 220,389 6,626,849
Firms with 500 employees or more 572 3,909 997,004 31,214,400
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.
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 21,501 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 22,037 26.5% 8.3% 2.6% 1,468,254 94.0% 82.9% 67.9%
Alabama 238 42.9% 27.7% 18.9% 36,998 98.2% 93.9% 85.4%
Alaska 112 34.8% 18.8% 9.8% 8,372 97.0% 89.5% 64.6%
Arizona 232 28.9% 12.1% 9.1% 8,552 90.2% 70.8% 62.5%
Arkansas 214 41.1% 26.6% 20.6% 53,482 98.9% 96.4% 93.6%
California 3,180 32.9% 11.9% 4.8% 147,472 92.2% 74.5% 51.0%
Colorado 389 26.0% 11.1% 6.9% 16,179 91.2% 77.6% 67.4%
Connecticut 266 27.4% 9.4% 4.5% 8,151 84.8% 60.5% 39.0%
Delaware 63 38.1% 22.2% 14.3% 9,191 97.1% 93.0% 82.5%
District of Columbia 16 37.5% 18.8% 0.0% 417 D D 0.0%
Florida 848 24.2% 10.1% 5.2% 34,302 91.1% 77.8% 62.8%
Georgia 448 41.7% 25.9% 17.2% 61,050 97.8% 92.4% 83.8%
Hawaii 229 25.3% 9.2% 4.4% 5,914 79.9% 53.9% 34.5%
Idaho 164 41.5% 26.8% 12.8% 15,905 97.0% 91.7% 68.1%
Illinois 1,116 35.5% 17.8% 8.8% 82,099 94.4% 84.7% 65.0%
Indiana 439 36.9% 21.2% 15.0% 30,996 94.7% 86.2% 75.3%
Iowa 364 40.7% 26.1% 15.9% 48,058 97.5% 93.2% 83.3%
Kansas 256 37.5% 20.7% 15.6% 31,933 97.1% 92.2% 87.8%
Kentucky 232 42.7% 25.9% 17.2% 21,554 97.1% 90.4% 78.5%
Louisiana 365 36.4% 16.7% 10.1% 17,725 92.5% 72.5% 54.5%
Maine 181 28.7% 12.2% 8.3% 7,586 90.6% 76.0% 59.1%
Maryland 298 37.9% 21.5% 12.4% 15,890 93.3% 80.6% 62.9%
Massachusetts 676 31.5% 9.5% 4.6% 21,395 86.4% 57.9% 34.1%
Michigan 771 28.8% 12.2% 6.5% 30,162 90.2% 74.3% 52.9%
Minnesota 578 34.3% 19.4% 12.8% 44,060 95.2% 87.8% 71.5%
Mississippi 179 43.6% 26.3% 16.2% 28,850 98.1% 93.9% 82.9%
Missouri 479 33.8% 18.8% 12.9% 40,080 96.0% 89.2% 82.8%
Montana 159 17.0% 7.5% 5.7% 2,200 D D D
Nebraska 254 35.4% 23.6% 16.5% 33,480 97.5% 93.8% 87.9%
Nevada 102 31.4% 14.7% 9.8% 3,093 88.3% 66.3% 42.4%
New Hampshire 83 27.7% 10.8% 6.0% 2,101 D 65.9% 39.4%
New Jersey 942 27.5% 10.5% 4.9% 27,903 86.5% 63.3% 36.2%
New Mexico 134 26.9% 15.7% 8.2% 3,893 87.5% 75.5% 44.1%
New York 2,011 20.4% 6.4% 2.9% 49,972 83.2% 61.6% 38.3%
North Carolina 479 37.2% 18.2% 11.9% 51,442 96.8% 90.2% 84.7%
North Dakota 102 34.3% 19.6% 10.8% 5,202 93.5% 83.8% 53.1%
Ohio 858 34.7% 16.6% 9.1% 51,401 93.5% 82.0% 67.2%
Oklahoma 230 34.3% 22.2% 14.8% 15,281 95.1% 88.5% 75.3%
Oregon 403 33.5% 18.6% 9.4% 18,581 91.6% 78.6% 54.9%
Pennsylvania 1,228 33.4% 13.9% 6.7% 73,818 93.3% 80.9% 61.7%
Rhode Island 128 21.9% 6.3% 2.3% 2,708 76.0% 38.7% 5.3%
South Carolina 201 34.8% 20.9% 14.4% 16,714 96.8% 91.0% 79.6%
South Dakota 88 36.4% 23.9% 20.5% 7,013 95.9% 89.0% 83.1%
Tennessee 311 40.5% 26.0% 18.0% 38,492 97.7% 92.6% 84.3%
Texas 1,441 28.0% 12.4% 6.2% 87,226 94.0% 83.3% 68.9%
Utah 247 36.4% 16.2% 7.7% 13,990 93.0% 79.3% 53.9%
Vermont 140 29.3% 11.4% 8.6% 4,232 86.5% 62.2% 52.8%
Virginia 364 34.9% 18.4% 11.5% 32,988 96.0% 89.0% 80.0%
Washington 673 33.6% 14.7% 8.2% 33,753 93.5% 76.8% 60.1%
West Virginia 91 18.7% 11.0% 7.7% 4,861 D D D
Wisconsin 807 43.1% 20.0% 11.3% 60,872 95.2% 83.1% 66.4%
Wyoming 60 15.0% 8.3% 8.3% 665 D D D
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?