U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2002:
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U.S. - Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle - 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)
Receipts
($1,000)
All firms 2,854 3,776 80,385 2,780,791 35,146,741
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 283 283 0 11,395 105,178
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 1,353 1,353 2,811 89,738 957,562
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 405 406 2,675 104,820 776,670
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 275 288 3,586 128,009 875,372
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 322 390 11,918 382,799 3,284,463
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 123 287 12,480 389,936 3,708,980
Firms with 500 employees or more 93 769 46,915 1,674,094 25,438,516
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 13 78 2,809 93,194 1,509,284
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 8 48 2,181 65,033 655,991
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 14 64 3,049 105,700 1,036,281
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 14 47 2,295 101,099 529,390
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 44 532 36,581 1,309,068 21,707,570

 

 

U.S. - Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle - 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 +
  2002 2,854 18.9% 7.6% 3.3% 80,385 88.7% 73.9% 58.4%
link to 2001 detail 2001 2,885 19.6% 8.4% 3.6% 95,795 90.2% 77.6% 62.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 3,007 20.1% 8.4% 3.6% 96,303 90.0% 76.4% 61.3%
link to 1999 detail 1999 3,124 20.1% 8.6% 3.6% 92,201 89.2% 74.7% 58.8%
link to 1998 detail 1998 3,237 20.2% 8.5% 3.3% 88,779 88.4% 73.1% 55.4%


All-sector table

Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13, 2011   Questions?