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

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U.S. - Retail Trade - 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 732,854 1,115,906 14,867,825 319,468,864
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 84,235 84,640 0 2,633,888
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 342,997 343,769 769,105 13,631,228
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 150,317 153,258 984,731 18,969,447
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 84,289 93,382 1,110,612 23,690,645
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 59,674 95,500 2,220,148 59,661,113
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 9,028 51,183 1,320,042 37,882,117
Firms with 500 employees or more 2,314 294,174 8,463,187 163,000,426
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 593 13,307 212,610 5,117,586
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 300 7,819 145,274 3,556,978
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 324 12,161 188,114 3,926,223
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 269 15,122 248,872 5,333,816
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 828 245,765 7,668,317 145,065,823
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 289 25,308 394,856 8,990,609
Firms with 5,000 to 9,999 employees 219 35,687 621,534 12,487,322
Firms with 10,000 employees or more 320 184,770 6,651,927 123,587,892

 
 
U.S. - 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 693,137 9.3% 1.6% 0.3% 15,614,757 82.4% 69.6% 61.5%
link to 2007 detail 2007 712,947 9.4% 1.5% 0.3% 15,759,928 82.2% 68.9% 61.0%
link to 2006 detail 2006 725,577 9.5% 1.5% 0.3% 15,767,866 82.1% 68.3% 60.0%
link to 2005 detail 2005 736,940 9.4% 1.5% 0.3% 15,338,672 81.4% 67.3% 58.9%
link to 2004 detail 2004 734,984 9.8% 1.5% 0.3% 15,351,431 81.2% 66.5% 57.8%
link to 2003 detail 2003 732,854 9.7% 1.5% 0.3% 14,867,825 80.7% 65.8% 56.9%
link to 2002 detail 2002 736,130 9.6% 1.5% 0.3% 14,819,904 80.5% 65.6% 57.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 735,135 9.8% 1.5% 0.3% 14,890,289 80.4% 65.2% 56.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 731,444 9.9% 1.6% 0.3% 14,840,775 80.3% 65.0% 56.3%
link to 1999 detail 1999 730,303 9.8% 1.5% 0.3% 14,476,628 79.9% 64.5% 55.9%
link to 1998 detail 1998 738,890 9.6% 1.5% 0.3% 14,241,512 79.3% 63.7% 55.1%

 
 
Retail Trade - by State
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State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to industry detail United States 732,854 9.7% 1.5% 0.3% 14,867,825 80.7% 65.8% 56.9%
link to industry detail Alabama 12,954 12.4% 4.5% 3.0% 229,384 78.5% 62.9% 54.8%
link to industry detail Alaska 2,105 14.9% 5.9% 3.9% 33,625 76.2% 58.1% 49.6%
link to industry detail Arizona 10,857 14.5% 6.5% 4.2% 280,048 85.6% 74.8% 65.0%
link to industry detail Arkansas 8,626 12.1% 4.6% 3.2% 135,479 74.3% 58.0% 49.9%
link to industry detail California 74,788 10.9% 2.6% 0.9% 1,592,087 82.0% 67.4% 57.0%
link to industry detail Colorado 13,184 12.4% 5.1% 3.3% 245,758 80.2% 66.9% 59.4%
link to industry detail Connecticut 10,010 14.7% 5.8% 3.8% 195,807 80.9% 64.5% 54.9%
link to industry detail Delaware 2,736 22.6% 13.3% 10.4% 52,771 82.3% 66.1% 56.7%
link to industry detail District of Columbia 1,477 19.4% 12.2% 9.1% 18,591 73.7% 59.8% 54.9%
link to industry detail Florida 46,488 8.2% 2.7% 1.3% 919,700 83.3% 73.2% 65.9%
link to industry detail Georgia 22,086 11.2% 4.1% 2.5% 449,362 82.1% 69.8% 62.6%
link to industry detail Hawaii 3,327 16.5% 7.6% 5.1% 64,425 79.9% 64.7% 51.8%
link to industry detail Idaho 4,342 17.4% 7.3% 5.3% 71,071 76.8% 57.7% 47.6%
link to industry detail Illinois 28,766 13.5% 3.9% 2.0% 598,037 81.5% 64.5% 55.2%
link to industry detail Indiana 15,088 15.4% 5.2% 3.0% 338,739 81.8% 65.8% 57.2%
link to industry detail Iowa 9,554 14.3% 5.3% 3.3% 176,596 77.4% 61.7% 53.3%
link to industry detail Kansas 8,466 14.8% 5.8% 3.8% 149,354 77.7% 61.6% 52.6%
link to industry detail Kentucky 11,408 14.1% 5.0% 3.2% 214,236 78.3% 62.2% 54.4%
link to industry detail Louisiana 12,223 14.1% 4.5% 2.9% 227,700 78.9% 60.2% 52.1%
link to industry detail Maine 5,320 13.3% 5.5% 3.9% 79,388 72.7% 55.9% 45.5%
link to industry detail Maryland 12,798 14.5% 5.9% 3.6% 286,954 82.7% 69.2% 59.7%
link to industry detail Massachusetts 18,144 12.8% 4.2% 2.4% 364,682 81.1% 65.9% 57.3%
link to industry detail Michigan 26,308 12.3% 3.5% 1.8% 521,126 80.1% 63.4% 53.9%
link to industry detail Minnesota 14,682 15.3% 4.9% 2.8% 309,317 80.2% 62.4% 51.2%
link to industry detail Mississippi 8,635 13.3% 4.8% 3.4% 135,582 75.4% 56.5% 48.9%
link to industry detail Missouri 15,823 15.0% 5.0% 3.0% 316,214 80.7% 63.0% 54.0%
link to industry detail Montana 4,150 13.1% 5.1% 3.4% 53,456 69.3% 48.8% 40.3%
link to industry detail Nebraska 5,850 15.3% 6.7% 4.4% 105,486 77.2% 61.5% 50.8%
link to industry detail Nevada 5,009 21.0% 11.8% 8.0% 120,598 84.9% 72.7% 62.1%
link to industry detail New Hampshire 4,746 17.8% 7.7% 5.3% 95,118 80.5% 63.9% 53.9%
link to industry detail New Jersey 26,052 9.6% 3.2% 1.8% 449,914 79.8% 66.6% 58.6%
link to industry detail New Mexico 5,010 16.7% 7.9% 5.6% 91,477 79.5% 64.2% 53.2%
link to industry detail New York 59,031 8.1% 1.9% 1.0% 862,872 76.9% 61.4% 54.4%
link to industry detail North Carolina 22,790 11.7% 3.6% 2.2% 441,768 80.3% 65.3% 58.3%
link to industry detail North Dakota 2,717 17.6% 7.9% 5.3% 41,870 73.0% 52.6% 40.6%
link to industry detail Ohio 25,640 14.1% 4.1% 2.2% 614,794 83.3% 68.1% 59.8%
link to industry detail Oklahoma 9,566 12.7% 4.9% 3.3% 168,052 78.0% 62.6% 54.3%
link to industry detail Oregon 10,215 14.1% 5.6% 3.4% 190,237 78.8% 62.9% 51.9%
link to industry detail Pennsylvania 30,825 13.5% 3.8% 1.9% 659,804 81.7% 64.8% 54.9%
link to industry detail Rhode Island 3,377 14.9% 8.3% 6.3% 53,222 78.1% 63.6% 53.7%
link to industry detail South Carolina 11,982 12.2% 5.1% 3.4% 215,143 79.5% 66.1% 59.4%
link to industry detail South Dakota 3,394 15.9% 7.0% 4.8% 48,364 71.6% 51.3% 40.0%
link to industry detail Tennessee 15,460 13.0% 4.8% 3.0% 304,207 81.0% 65.8% 58.5%
link to industry detail Texas 46,695 10.4% 3.0% 1.4% 1,036,012 83.1% 71.2% 62.3%
link to industry detail Utah 5,623 17.5% 7.8% 5.3% 123,110 82.3% 66.9% 55.0%
link to industry detail Vermont 3,085 16.3% 7.6% 5.8% 40,176 68.6% 46.8% 35.3%
link to industry detail Virginia 17,709 13.9% 5.2% 3.2% 405,359 83.3% 70.5% 61.8%
link to industry detail Washington 15,921 13.4% 4.3% 2.6% 309,614 80.1% 63.4% 55.4%
link to industry detail West Virginia 4,893 16.2% 6.4% 4.7% 89,236 78.0% 59.8% 52.5%
link to industry detail Wisconsin 14,990 15.9% 4.9% 2.6% 312,483 80.2% 61.0% 48.2%
link to industry detail Wyoming 2,296 16.2% 7.4% 5.4% 29,420 70.2% 49.2% 43.1%

 
 
U.S. - Retail Trade - by Subsector
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Industry
detail
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 732,854 9.7% 1.5% 0.3% 14,867,825 80.7% 65.8% 56.9%
link to industry detail 441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 97,789 20.2% 3.3% 0.2% 1,921,158 81.1% 43.9% 20.0%
link to industry detail 442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 48,768 8.1% 1.3% 0.4% 560,717 63.7% 44.6% 34.7%
link to industry detail 443 Electronics & appliance stores 31,270 6.1% 0.9% 0.3% 419,321 72.2% 60.1% 55.3%
link to industry detail 444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 65,166 13.8% 2.0% 0.4% 1,189,772 74.8% 53.2% 43.4%
link to industry detail 445 Food & beverage stores 116,732 10.0% 1.7% 0.4% 2,883,781 85.8% 73.3% 64.9%
link to industry detail 446 Health & personal care stores 43,086 9.0% 1.5% 0.8% 969,863 79.6% 68.7% 65.4%
link to industry detail 447 Gasoline stations 67,019 9.8% 1.8% 0.4% 936,492 67.2% 48.4% 35.1%
link to industry detail 448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 66,683 5.3% 1.1% 0.5% 1,467,427 83.4% 77.1% 73.0%
link to industry detail 451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 41,909 6.9% 1.1% 0.3% 602,996 73.7% 60.5% 54.4%
link to industry detail 452 General merchandise stores 10,127 7.9% 2.1% 0.9% 2,525,180 98.6% 97.8% 97.1%
link to industry detail 453 Miscellaneous store retailers 102,174 5.6% 1.1% 0.3% 819,281 55.1% 37.8% 28.6%
link to industry detail 454 Nonstore retailers 46,374 10.2% 2.5% 1.0% 571,837 71.7% 51.5% 38.1%

 
 
U.S. - Retail Trade - by Industry
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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 +
link to state detail 441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 97,789 20.2% 3.3% 0.2% 1,921,158 81.1% 43.9% 20.0%
link to state detail 4411 Automobile dealers 48,151 31.4% 5.7% 0.3% 1,289,685 89.1% 44.2% 12.1%
link to state detail 44111 New car dealers 23,527 61.2% 11.5% 0.5% 1,174,545 94.7% 47.4% 12.5%
link to state detail 44112 Used car dealers 24,838 3.8% 0.6% 0.1% 115,140 32.4% 12.0% 7.6%
link to state detail 4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 14,935 13.0% 1.0% 0.2% 148,173 56.4% 15.9% 7.7%
link to state detail 44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 2,842 18.0% 2.2% 0.4% 38,578 65.0% 25.1% 8.9%
link to state detail 44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 12,095 11.8% 0.7% 0.2% 109,595 53.4% 12.7% 7.3%
link to state detail 441221 Motorcycle dealers 4,939 17.5% 0.6% 0.1% 54,725 59.6% D D
link to state detail 441222 Boat dealers 4,775 8.8% 0.8% 0.2% 40,148 50.0% 20.6% 16.6%
link to state detail 441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 2,388 6.4% 0.7% 0.3% 14,722 39.6% D D
link to state detail 4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 34,820 8.1% 1.3% 0.3% 483,300 67.2% 51.8% 44.7%
link to state detail 44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 24,072 7.5% 1.2% 0.3% 314,266 67.0% 52.2% 46.4%
link to state detail 44132 Tire dealers 10,817 9.8% 1.7% 0.3% 169,034 67.6% 51.0% 41.6%
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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 +
link to state detail 442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 48,768 8.1% 1.3% 0.4% 560,717 63.7% 44.6% 34.7%
link to state detail 4421 Furniture stores 20,820 11.5% 1.9% 0.5% 264,889 64.4% 39.4% 24.6%
link to state detail 4422 Home furnishings stores 28,024 5.7% 1.0% 0.3% 295,828 63.1% 49.2% 43.8%
link to state detail 44221 Floor covering stores 13,637 6.8% 0.7% 0.1% 95,532 38.3% 10.2% 2.6%
link to state detail 44229 Other home furnishings stores 14,392 4.8% 1.2% 0.5% 200,296 75.0% 67.7% 63.4%
link to state detail 442291 Window treatment stores 1,954 4.0% 0.9% 0.4% 9,381 37.1% 21.3% 12.6%
link to state detail 442299 All other home furnishings stores 12,446 5.0% 1.3% 0.6% 190,915 76.8% 70.0% 65.9%
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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 +
link to state detail 443 Electronics & appliance stores 31,270 6.1% 0.9% 0.3% 419,321 72.2% 60.1% 55.3%
link to state detail 44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 22,378 6.6% 0.9% 0.3% 323,808 73.5% 61.2% 56.3%
link to state detail 443111 Household appliance stores 8,434 7.1% 0.9% 0.3% 69,183 46.9% 23.7% 16.2%
link to state detail 443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 13,968 6.4% 1.0% 0.4% 254,625 80.7% 71.4% 67.3%
link to state detail 44312 Computer & software stores 7,726 4.1% 0.7% 0.3% 76,734 66.7% D D
link to state detail 44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 1,178 9.3% 1.3% 0.2% 18,779 72.5% D D
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NAICS
code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to state detail 444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 65,166 13.8% 2.0% 0.4% 1,189,772 74.8% 53.2% 43.4%
link to state detail 4441 Building material & supplies dealers 47,588 14.7% 2.2% 0.5% 1,014,414 77.8% 57.9% 48.6%
link to state detail 44411 Home centers 2,561 26.6% 5.1% 0.9% 430,048 97.3% 92.9% 90.0%
link to state detail 44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 2,871 8.6% 1.8% 0.5% 42,832 72.1% 59.3% 53.2%
link to state detail 44413 Hardware stores 12,773 12.4% 1.3% 0.3% 143,759 55.8% 25.6% 16.7%
link to state detail 44419 Other building material dealers 29,617 15.9% 2.7% 0.6% 397,775 65.4% 31.6% 14.7%
link to state detail 4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 17,652 11.6% 1.6% 0.3% 175,358 57.2% 25.8% 13.7%
link to state detail 44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 4,165 6.4% 0.6% 0.2% 25,270 28.0% 2.9% 0.5%
link to state detail 44422 Nursery, garden center, & farm supply stores 13,507 13.3% 2.0% 0.4% 150,088 62.1% 29.7% 15.9%
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NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 445 Food & beverage stores 116,732 10.0% 1.7% 0.4% 2,883,781 85.8% 73.3% 64.9%
link to state detail 4451 Grocery stores 69,528 13.6% 2.5% 0.6% 2,594,727 90.8% 79.2% 70.6%
link to state detail 44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 43,194 19.8% 3.7% 0.8% 2,444,364 93.9% 82.4% 73.6%
link to state detail 44512 Convenience stores 26,410 3.8% 0.7% 0.3% 150,363 40.7% 26.3% 21.9%
link to state detail 4452 Specialty food stores 21,510 6.4% 0.8% 0.3% 149,605 50.6% 26.7% 18.7%
link to state detail 44521 Meat markets 5,399 6.9% 0.9% 0.2% 41,039 44.7% 20.7% 10.3%
link to state detail 44522 Fish & seafood markets 2,087 4.8% 0.4% 0.1% 10,346 34.1% 5.9% 1.0%
link to state detail 44523 Fruit & vegetable markets 3,157 7.3% 0.6% 0.0 19,572 51.5% 11.8% 0.0
link to state detail 44529 Other specialty food stores 10,877 6.2% 1.0% 0.4% 78,648 55.6% 36.3% 30.0%
link to state detail 445291 Baked goods stores 3,207 8.8% 1.5% 0.4% 28,135 62.8% 42.1% 36.8%
link to state detail 445292 Confectionery & nut stores 2,087 7.0% 1.7% 0.7% 17,949 62.4% 46.1% 36.3%
link to state detail 445299 All other specialty food stores 5,586 4.5% 0.5% 0.4% 32,564 45.7% 25.8% 20.7%
link to state detail 4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 25,860 3.5% 0.6% 0.2% 139,449 31.2% 14.2% 7.1%
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code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 446 Health & personal care stores 43,086 9.0% 1.5% 0.8% 969,863 79.6% 68.7% 65.4%
link to state detail 44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 19,622 13.8% 2.0% 1.2% 699,949 83.5% 73.0% 70.6%
link to state detail 44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 5,793 2.9% 0.8% 0.4% 94,730 82.4% 78.3% 75.9%
link to state detail 44613 Optical goods stores 5,758 4.4% 1.0% 0.5% 73,946 70.5% 62.2% 57.9%
link to state detail 44619 Other health & personal care stores 12,061 7.3% 1.7% 0.9% 101,238 57.2% 34.6% 25.3%
link to state detail 446191 Food (health) supplement stores 5,593 5.5% 0.5% 0.2% 49,528 60.9% 40.7% 34.1%
link to state detail 446199 All other health & personal care stores 6,468 8.9% 2.7% 1.5% 51,710 53.6% 28.7% 17.0%
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Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 447 Gasoline stations 67,019 9.8% 1.8% 0.4% 936,492 67.2% 48.4% 35.1%
link to state detail 44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 45,408 11.5% 2.3% 0.5% 733,040 69.9% 52.0% 38.0%
link to state detail 44719 Other gasoline stations 22,742 10.3% 2.8% 0.7% 203,452 57.2% 35.8% 24.9%
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Industry title
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link to state detail 448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 66,683 5.3% 1.1% 0.5% 1,467,427 83.4% 77.1% 73.0%
link to state detail 4481 Clothing stores 39,946 6.0% 1.4% 0.6% 1,116,324 87.0% 81.7% 77.9%
link to state detail 44811 Men's clothing stores 5,308 7.8% 2.1% 0.8% 64,728 67.2% 53.6% 43.9%
link to state detail 44812 Women's clothing stores 13,320 5.5% 1.6% 0.8% 295,732 83.6% 77.9% 73.7%
link to state detail 44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 2,917 6.3% 2.0% 0.8% 70,220 85.6% 79.7% 73.2%
link to state detail 44814 Family clothing stores 7,806 9.1% 2.8% 1.4% 557,323 94.7% 91.9% 89.7%
link to state detail 44815 Clothing accessories stores 2,968 4.5% 1.4% 0.9% 28,966 71.9% 63.9% 58.5%
link to state detail 44819 Other clothing stores 7,981 6.1% 1.3% 0.5% 99,355 72.2% 60.7% 55.4%
link to state detail 4482 Shoe stores 6,731 8.1% 1.7% 0.8% 187,975 85.7% 78.0% 73.7%
link to state detail 4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 20,137 3.3% 0.6% 0.2% 163,128 55.9% 44.8% 38.4%
link to state detail 44831 Jewelry stores 19,366 3.1% 0.5% 0.2% 154,495 55.2% 44.5% 38.6%
link to state detail 44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 772 8.7% 2.8% 1.0% 8,633 69.3% 50.2% 35.7%
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NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 41,909 6.9% 1.1% 0.3% 602,996 73.7% 60.5% 54.4%
link to state detail 4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 31,680 6.6% 0.9% 0.3% 401,682 69.7% 55.1% 50.1%
link to state detail 45111 Sporting goods stores 18,157 6.8% 1.0% 0.3% 191,777 64.5% 46.6% 39.9%
link to state detail 45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 6,105 6.7% 1.1% 0.4% 131,480 82.6% 74.7% 71.5%
link to state detail 45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 3,820 4.2% 0.6% 0.2% 46,029 66.8% 56.8% 53.0%
link to state detail 45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 3,603 7.8% 0.6% 0.2% 32,396 52.4% 24.4% 18.7%
link to state detail 4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 10,246 8.1% 1.8% 0.5% 201,314 81.8% 71.2% 63.2%
link to state detail 45121 Book stores & news dealers 7,047 8.8% 1.9% 0.5% 144,455 82.0% 70.9% 62.4%
link to state detail 451211 Book stores 5,545 10.1% 2.3% 0.6% 135,479 83.9% 73.5% 64.7%
link to state detail 451212 News dealers & newsstands 1,516 5.0% 1.1% 0.5% 8,976 53.0% 32.5% 26.5%
link to state detail 45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 3,207 6.5% 1.6% 0.6% 56,859 81.2% 71.8% 65.3%
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NAICS
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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 +
link to state detail 452 General merchandise stores 10,127 7.9% 2.1% 0.9% 2,525,180 98.6% 97.8% 97.1%
link to state detail 4521 Department stores 432 19.2% 15.0% 8.6% 1,368,609 99.9% D 99.6%
link to state detail 452111 Department stores (expt discount dept stores) 202 19.8% 15.3% 9.9% 610,543 99.9% D 99.6%
link to state detail 452112 Discount department stores 235 20.4% 16.6% 9.4% 758,066 100.0% 99.9% 99.6%
link to state detail 4529 Other general merchandise stores 9,742 7.9% 2.0% 0.8% 1,156,571 97.0% D 94.1%
link to state detail 45291 Warehouse clubs & supercenters 53 32.1% 28.3% 24.5% 889,932 100.0% D 99.9%
link to state detail 45299 All other general merchandise stores 9,693 7.8% 1.8% 0.7% 266,639 87.0% 79.9% 74.5%
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to state detail 453 Miscellaneous store retailers 102,174 5.6% 1.1% 0.3% 819,281 55.1% 37.8% 28.6%
link to state detail 4531 Florists 21,144 3.6% 0.3% 0.1% 113,270 24.5% 5.2% 1.4%
link to state detail 4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 31,581 6.8% 1.2% 0.4% 323,759 64.9% 48.2% 40.5%
link to state detail 45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 4,891 9.4% 1.4% 0.5% 113,729 82.6% 72.2% 69.5%
link to state detail 45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 26,725 6.4% 1.3% 0.4% 210,030 55.3% 35.2% 24.8%
link to state detail 4533 Used merchandise stores 13,692 7.5% 3.0% 0.8% 128,664 67.9% 53.1% 30.1%
link to state detail 4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 35,887 5.4% 0.9% 0.3% 253,588 49.9% 31.3% 24.8%
link to state detail 45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 5,626 6.7% 0.7% 0.1% 80,456 70.0% 56.6% 51.7%
link to state detail 45392 Art dealers 5,983 2.3% 0.4% 0.1% 21,747 22.4% D D
link to state detail 45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 3,424 7.0% 0.8% 0.4% 28,383 44.8% D D
link to state detail 45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 20,867 5.7% 1.2% 0.4% 123,002 42.9% 20.8% 12.1%
link to state detail 453991 Tobacco stores 4,554 7.8% 2.7% 0.8% 28,053 48.0% 24.9% 10.8%
link to state detail 453998 All other miscellaneous store retailers (except tobacco stores) 16,314 5.1% 0.8% 0.3% 94,949 41.3% 19.6% 12.5%
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to state detail 454 Nonstore retailers 46,374 10.2% 2.5% 1.0% 571,837 71.7% 51.5% 38.1%
link to state detail 4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 15,172 12.1% 4.1% 2.1% 264,868 80.6% 64.9% 49.1%
link to state detail 454111 Electronic shopping 7,992 8.4% 2.6% 1.7% (50k-99999) D D D
link to state detail 454112 Electronic auctions 142 7.7% 4.9% 1.4% (2500-4999) D D D
link to state detail 454113 Mail-order houses 7,071 16.7% 6.2% 3.1% 195,844 87.5% 73.6% 55.6%
link to state detail 4542 Vending machine operators 4,990 9.1% 2.1% 0.5% 62,907 74.3% 54.3% 36.0%
link to state detail 4543 Direct selling establishments 26,257 9.5% 1.8% 0.6% 244,062 61.2% 36.3% 26.7%
link to state detail 45431 Fuel dealers 6,666 17.2% 3.7% 0.9% 99,091 68.3% 42.2% 30.9%
link to state detail 454311 Heating oil dealers 4,049 17.9% 4.1% 0.8% 51,226 63.9% 32.7% 20.1%
link to state detail 454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 2,433 18.9% 4.4% 1.6% 47,211 73.9% D D
link to state detail 454319 Other fuel dealers 228 2.2% 0.4% 0.4% 654 10.4% D D
link to state detail 45439 Other direct selling establishments 19,600 6.9% 1.2% 0.5% 144,971 56.4% 32.2% 23.9%

All-sector table By industry

Source:
Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13, 2011   Questions?