U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2004:
NAICS 44 - Retail Trade
California

By industry
 
California - 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 75,465 110,875 1,662,333 41,732,086
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 9,256 9,268 0 347,978
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 34,383 34,500 76,800 1,477,263
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 14,912 15,257 98,037 2,069,288
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 8,583 9,429 113,115 2,616,497
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 6,396 9,645 239,247 6,980,067
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,275 4,874 169,613 5,979,590
Firms with 500 employees or more 660 27,902 965,521 22,261,403

 
 
California - 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 73,147 10.1% 2.5% 0.9% 1,668,747 83.0% 70.4% 61.5%
link to 2006 detail 2006 76,669 10.6% 2.5% 0.9% 1,700,802 83.0% 69.2% 59.3%
link to 2005 detail 2005 76,913 10.4% 2.5% 0.9% 1,651,973 82.7% 68.6% 59.0%
link to 2004 detail 2004 75,465 11.0% 2.6% 0.9% 1,662,333 82.7% 68.3% 58.1%
link to 2003 detail 2003 74,788 10.9% 2.6% 0.9% 1,592,087 82.0% 67.4% 57.0%
link to 2002 detail 2002 74,868 11.1% 2.6% 0.9% 1,534,667 81.2% 66.1% 55.4%
link to 2001 detail 2001 74,616 11.1% 2.5% 0.9% 1,531,595 81.0% 65.4% 55.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 73,489 11.0% 2.5% 0.9% 1,491,460 80.7% 65.0% 55.4%
link to 1999 detail 1999 72,026 10.8% 2.4% 0.9% 1,421,434 80.1% 64.4% 55.3%
link to 1998 detail 1998 71,858 10.6% 2.4% 0.9% 1,382,643 79.5% 63.8% 54.8%

 
 
California - Retail 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 +
44-45 Retail Trade 75,465 11.0% 2.6% 0.9% 1,662,333 82.7% 68.3% 58.1%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 8,612 22.1% 6.2% 0.8% 218,281 86.4% 56.7% 22.1%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 5,276 10.8% 2.5% 1.2% 67,286 69.7% 47.3% 38.1%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 3,671 8.3% 1.7% 0.9% 67,420 80.9% 69.7% 63.9%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 5,399 16.0% 3.0% 1.1% 125,779 80.1% 60.6% 50.9%
445 Food & beverage stores 13,196 10.7% 1.9% 0.6% 339,304 86.7% 74.1% 66.3%
446 Health & personal care stores 4,931 9.5% 2.1% 1.1% 109,820 81.1% 70.4% 66.0%
447 Gasoline stations 5,397 11.3% 1.6% 0.5% 66,642 58.3% 32.7% 21.5%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 8,711 8.2% 3.4% 2.0% 196,026 84.7% 78.0% 72.8%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 4,712 10.5% 2.8% 1.3% 79,598 77.0% 62.0% 54.7%
452 General merchandise stores 1,039 7.8% 3.5% 2.8% 249,310 98.6% 98.0% 97.7%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 10,488 6.8% 1.8% 0.6% 90,664 57.4% 40.4% 31.5%
454 Nonstore retailers 4,431 12.0% 3.2% 1.7% 52,203 69.4% 42.9% 27.7%

All-sector table By industry

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