U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2003:
NAICS 44 - Retail Trade
Massachusetts

By industry
 
Massachusetts - Retail Trade - by Employment Size of Enterprise
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Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 18,144 25,755 364,682 8,429,063
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 1,909 1,914 0 67,501
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 8,208 8,231 18,909 422,953
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 3,701 3,784 24,080 561,576
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,997 2,176 25,794 640,606
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,564 2,172 55,699 1,865,860
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 326 1,158 31,065 948,577
Firms with 500 employees or more 439 6,320 209,135 3,921,990

 
 
Massachusetts - Retail trade - by Year
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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 16,893 12.1% 4.5% 2.6% 360,885 82.2% 69.6% 62.2%
link to 2006 detail 2006 17,902 12.3% 4.1% 2.4% 368,028 81.3% 67.2% 59.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 18,219 12.2% 4.0% 2.4% 369,290 81.3% 66.7% 58.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 18,286 12.6% 4.2% 2.4% 369,537 81.1% 66.2% 57.3%
link to 2003 detail 2003 18,144 12.8% 4.2% 2.4% 364,682 81.1% 65.9% 57.3%
link to 2002 detail 2002 18,275 13.0% 4.1% 2.5% 361,177 80.5% 64.7% 57.4%
link to 2001 detail 2001 18,090 12.9% 4.1% 2.5% 352,124 79.9% 63.3% 55.7%
link to 2000 detail 2000 18,248 12.8% 4.3% 2.5% 353,157 79.9% 64.0% 55.6%
link to 1999 detail 1999 18,172 12.8% 4.2% 2.5% 349,741 79.9% 64.3% 56.2%
link to 1998 detail 1998 18,337 12.6% 4.2% 2.5% 340,552 79.3% 63.6% 55.7%

 
 
Massachusetts - Retail Trade - by Subsector
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D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
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 18,144 12.8% 4.2% 2.4% 364,682 81.1% 65.9% 57.3%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 1,913 28.5% 4.9% 1.2% 40,054 84.8% 35.5% 13.5%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,142 12.7% 5.6% 3.3% 15,635 70.7% 56.0% 43.5%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 666 11.4% 3.8% 3.0% 10,096 75.3% 59.9% 57.5%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,414 19.0% 4.6% 1.8% 27,096 77.1% 51.9% 37.6%
445 Food & beverage stores 3,845 8.5% 2.0% 1.0% 88,846 83.3% 73.8% 68.4%
446 Health & personal care stores 748 14.8% 6.6% 4.8% 32,110 90.1% 84.0% 82.5%
447 Gasoline stations 1,603 5.6% 2.0% 0.9% 14,648 49.1% D 26.3%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 1,757 17.0% 11.8% 8.5% 43,812 87.6% 82.0% 75.4%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 1,058 11.8% 5.4% 3.2% 16,521 77.1% D 55.0%
452 General merchandise stores 236 14.8% 9.7% 8.9% 37,876 97.8% D 96.5%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 2,439 7.5% 3.2% 1.7% 18,677 56.1% 39.8% 30.0%
454 Nonstore retailers 1,434 15.0% 4.5% 3.3% 19,311 70.5% 43.2% 28.8%

All-sector table By industry

Source:
Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13, 2011   Questions?