U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2004:
NAICS 42 - Wholesale trade
California

By industry
 
California - Wholesale 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 51,565 58,553 801,781 44,720,060
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 5,643 5,646 0 293,377
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 22,495 22,534 48,266 1,821,986
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 8,929 9,031 58,463 2,342,843
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 6,010 6,216 79,091 3,352,792
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 5,860 6,988 203,722 9,542,169
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,508 2,771 140,923 7,362,107
Firms with 500 employees or more 1,120 5,367 271,316 20,004,786

 
 
California - Wholesale trade - by Year
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More
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 52,836 16.4% 5.3% 2.2% 887,656 78.9% 55.6% 38.2%
link to 2007 detail 2007 53,072 15.9% 5.1% 2.2% 820,421 77.2% 52.8% 35.5%
link to 2006 detail 2006 52,548 16.1% 5.1% 2.1% 825,742 77.3% 52.9% 34.5%
link to 2005 detail 2005 52,068 16.1% 5.1% 2.1% 816,186 77.4% 52.8% 35.2%
link to 2004 detail 2004 51,565 16.5% 5.1% 2.2% 801,781 76.8% 51.4% 33.8%
link to 2003 detail 2003 52,299 16.4% 5.1% 2.3% 794,340 76.3% 50.5% 32.7%
link to 2002 detail 2002 51,326 17.0% 5.2% 2.3% 811,052 77.0% 51.4% 34.0%
link to 2001 detail 2001 50,613 18.0% 5.6% 2.5% 829,917 77.2% 50.7% 32.0%
link to 2000 detail 2000 51,165 17.7% 5.5% 2.5% 808,198 76.5% 49.8% 31.9%
link to 1999 detail 1999 51,193 17.3% 5.5% 2.5% 773,142 75.6% 48.6% 31.5%
link to 1998 detail 1998 51,204 17.4% 5.6% 2.5% 769,717 75.2% 48.5% 31.2%

 
 
California - Wholesale trade - by Subsector
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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 +
42 Wholesale trade 51,565 16.5% 5.1% 2.2% 801,781 76.8% 51.4% 33.8%
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 27,758 19.0% 6.2% 2.8% 466,309 77.8% 51.8% 34.8%
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 18,326 16.7% 5.2% 2.1% 297,609 77.9% 52.3% 32.7%
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 5,633 4.8% 1.3% 0.7% 37,863 56.8% 39.2% 31.1%

All-sector table By industry

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