U.S. Department of Commerce

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

By industry
 
Massachusetts - 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 18,286 25,905 369,537 8,704,974
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 2,019 2,026 0 82,777
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 8,200 8,219 18,823 425,862
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 3,707 3,790 24,255 565,487
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 2,053 2,244 26,655 693,063
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,546 2,150 55,123 1,868,725
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 320 1,089 33,087 996,134
Firms with 500 employees or more 441 6,387 211,594 4,072,926

 
 
Massachusetts - 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 16,893 12.1% 4.5% 2.6% 360,885 82.2% 69.6% 62.2%
link to 2006 detail 2006 17,902 12.3% 4.1% 2.4% 368,028 81.3% 67.2% 59.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 18,219 12.2% 4.0% 2.4% 369,290 81.3% 66.7% 58.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 18,286 12.6% 4.2% 2.4% 369,537 81.1% 66.2% 57.3%
link to 2003 detail 2003 18,144 12.8% 4.2% 2.4% 364,682 81.1% 65.9% 57.3%
link to 2002 detail 2002 18,275 13.0% 4.1% 2.5% 361,177 80.5% 64.7% 57.4%
link to 2001 detail 2001 18,090 12.9% 4.1% 2.5% 352,124 79.9% 63.3% 55.7%
link to 2000 detail 2000 18,248 12.8% 4.3% 2.5% 353,157 79.9% 64.0% 55.6%
link to 1999 detail 1999 18,172 12.8% 4.2% 2.5% 349,741 79.9% 64.3% 56.2%
link to 1998 detail 1998 18,337 12.6% 4.2% 2.5% 340,552 79.3% 63.6% 55.7%

 
 
Massachusetts - 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 18,286 12.6% 4.2% 2.4% 369,537 81.1% 66.2% 57.3%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 1,918 28.2% 4.8% 1.2% 40,456 84.7% 35.8% 12.7%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,137 13.3% 5.3% 3.6% 16,072 72.0% 56.9% 47.2%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 706 11.5% 3.8% 3.0% 11,234 77.0% 60.9% 57.8%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,406 18.6% 4.9% 1.7% 27,174 76.9% 53.2% 37.0%
445 Food & beverage stores 3,968 8.2% 2.0% 1.0% 90,557 82.7% 73.6% 67.9%
446 Health & personal care stores 760 14.9% 6.7% 5.1% 31,307 89.7% 83.2% 81.1%
447 Gasoline stations 1,617 5.6% 1.9% 1.1% 14,197 48.9% D 26.3%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 1,777 16.5% 11.5% 8.5% 45,343 87.8% 82.5% 76.2%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 1,073 11.8% 6.0% 3.5% 17,664 77.6% D 51.6%
452 General merchandise stores 255 15.7% 9.8% 9.0% 39,661 98.0% D 96.4%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 2,419 7.3% 2.8% 1.5% 18,760 57.3% 40.2% 31.3%
454 Nonstore retailers 1,355 14.2% 4.4% 3.0% 17,112 66.5% 39.7% 22.9%

All-sector table By industry

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