U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2003:
NAICS 42492 - Book, periodical, & newspaper merchant wholesalers
United States

 
U.S. - Book, periodical, & newspaper merchant wholesalers - 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 2,439 3,308 68,329 2,393,332
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 265 265 0 12,323
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 1,107 1,107 2,281 71,322
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 340 344 2,281 78,809
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 271 282 3,477 129,389
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 256 303 9,046 277,905
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 115 238 10,440 318,358
Firms with 500 employees or more 85 769 40,804 1,505,226
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 12 92 2,575 62,706
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 6 50 2,061 70,252
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 13 47 3,189 98,664
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 13 44 4,819 138,376
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 41 536 28,160 1,135,228

 

 

U.S. - Book, periodical, and newspaper merchant wholesalers - 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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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 1,986 18.1% 7.6% 3.6% 62,936 89.9% 77.4% 65.3%
link to 2007 detail 2007 2,097 18.7% 7.8% 3.7% 67,808 90.6% 78.3% 66.9%
link to 2006 detail 2006 2,088 18.9% 8.0% 3.4% 68,700 90.1% 77.7% 64.5%
link to 2005 detail 2005 2,186 18.9% 8.3% 3.7% 73,021 90.2% 78.7% 66.3%
link to 2004 detail 2004 2,281 19.5% 8.3% 3.6% 76,343 90.2% 78.5% 66.3%
link to 2003 detail 2003 2,439 18.7% 8.2% 3.5% 68,329 88.2% 75.0% 59.7%


All-sector table

Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13, 2011   Questions?