U.S. Department of Commerce

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

By industry
 
South Carolina - 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 11,982 18,379 215,143 4,111,894
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 1,244 1,245 0 27,004
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 5,588 5,602 12,564 212,621
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 2,455 2,518 15,810 293,899
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,236 1,384 15,809 336,023
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 851 1,413 28,689 764,038
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 196 827 14,518 337,236
Firms with 500 employees or more 412 5,390 127,753 2,141,073

 
 
South Carolina - Retail trade - by Year
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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 11,423 12.1% 5.2% 3.6% 236,741 81.7% 70.1% 64.2%
link to 2006 detail 2006 11,778 12.0% 5.0% 3.4% 228,874 80.8% 68.3% 61.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 11,988 11.6% 4.9% 3.4% 220,737 80.1% 67.4% 60.7%
link to 2004 detail 2004 12,008 12.1% 5.0% 3.4% 222,629 80.0% 67.0% 60.0%
link to 2003 detail 2003 11,982 12.2% 5.1% 3.4% 215,143 79.5% 66.1% 59.4%
link to 2002 detail 2002 11,998 12.0% 5.1% 3.6% 213,238 79.1% 66.4% 60.2%
link to 2001 detail 2001 12,118 12.2% 5.3% 3.6% 218,946 79.4% 66.3% 59.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 12,120 12.5% 5.2% 3.6% 223,955 79.7% 66.2% 59.8%
link to 1999 detail 1999 12,108 12.5% 5.1% 3.6% 217,761 79.3% 65.6% 59.2%
link to 1998 detail 1998 12,301 12.3% 4.9% 3.5% 213,807 78.8% 65.1% 58.6%

 
 
South Carolina - 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 11,982 12.2% 5.1% 3.4% 215,143 79.5% 66.1% 59.4%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 1,856 17.6% 3.6% 1.4% 27,370 75.0% 36.4% 18.4%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 974 11.5% 5.6% 4.3% 8,488 52.7% 35.7% 31.6%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 477 9.4% 4.2% 3.4% 4,531 64.1% D 48.0%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,181 14.5% 4.7% 2.9% 17,988 70.9% 51.8% 46.2%
445 Food & beverage stores 1,375 8.8% 3.3% 2.2% 41,935 90.0% 83.5% 80.4%
446 Health & personal care stores 711 11.1% 5.1% 3.7% 13,237 76.3% 67.2% 64.4%
447 Gasoline stations 1,083 14.2% 4.9% 2.1% 17,806 74.8% 54.9% 35.3%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 1,314 16.5% 12.9% 10.4% 22,399 80.6% 74.8% 71.8%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 618 12.5% 6.5% 5.2% 6,253 66.9% 51.3% 47.4%
452 General merchandise stores 138 22.5% 16.7% 15.9% 38,259 98.9% D 98.2%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 1,764 6.8% 3.3% 2.2% 10,759 45.7% 32.5% 23.2%
454 Nonstore retailers 570 13.2% 5.3% 3.7% 6,118 67.9% 47.2% 31.3%

All-sector table By industry

Source:
Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13, 2011   Questions?