U.S. Department of Commerce

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

By industry
 
North Carolina - 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 22,817 35,878 458,404 9,290,241
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 2,506 2,526 0 81,144
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 10,399 10,444 23,173 410,008
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 4,625 4,762 30,237 593,154
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 2,570 2,886 33,582 715,050
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,894 3,277 67,916 1,811,111
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 324 1,643 31,639 875,333
Firms with 500 employees or more 499 10,340 271,857 4,804,441

 
 
North Carolina - Retail 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 21,855 11.6% 3.9% 2.2% 476,759 82.4% 69.8% 62.7%
link to 2006 detail 2006 22,677 11.6% 3.8% 2.2% 467,113 81.7% 68.1% 61.2%
link to 2005 detail 2005 22,869 11.2% 3.6% 2.2% 449,870 80.9% 67.0% 59.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 22,817 11.9% 3.6% 2.2% 458,404 81.0% 66.2% 59.3%
link to 2003 detail 2003 22,790 11.7% 3.6% 2.2% 441,768 80.3% 65.3% 58.3%
link to 2002 detail 2002 22,955 11.5% 3.6% 2.2% 439,685 80.1% 65.9% 59.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 23,069 11.8% 3.7% 2.3% 441,460 80.0% 65.3% 58.1%
link to 2000 detail 2000 23,005 11.8% 3.7% 2.3% 449,963 80.2% 65.7% 58.5%
link to 1999 detail 1999 23,043 11.7% 3.7% 2.2% 435,977 79.7% 65.1% 57.8%
link to 1998 detail 1998 23,289 11.4% 3.6% 2.1% 430,691 79.2% 64.8% 57.2%

 
 
North Carolina - 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 22,817 11.9% 3.6% 2.2% 458,404 81.0% 66.2% 59.3%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 3,696 18.8% 3.4% 1.0% 62,340 78.8% 40.9% 22.7%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,866 11.6% 4.8% 3.3% 19,348 61.0% 40.6% 31.7%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 930 8.3% 2.7% 2.2% 11,255 69.2% 56.8% 54.7%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 2,182 15.5% 3.4% 1.9% 40,825 75.0% 53.6% 49.0%
445 Food & beverage stores 2,381 11.4% 3.1% 1.6% 84,352 90.7% 82.7% 77.6%
446 Health & personal care stores 1,274 14.5% 3.9% 3.3% 34,292 82.6% 69.6% 68.1%
447 Gasoline stations 2,548 10.8% 2.7% 1.3% 30,164 65.7% 41.2% 26.4%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 2,064 13.9% 9.3% 7.0% 43,913 83.5% 76.9% 73.7%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 1,243 8.8% 4.3% 3.0% 14,337 67.7% 57.3% 54.8%
452 General merchandise stores 341 12.9% 8.5% 7.0% 79,446 98.6% 98.1% 97.6%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 3,205 6.0% 2.1% 1.3% 23,300 53.8% 37.8% 30.3%
454 Nonstore retailers 1,276 13.9% 5.6% 2.9% 14,832 68.6% 47.7% 25.7%

All-sector table By industry

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