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

By industry
 
South Carolina - 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 12,008 18,557 222,629 4,325,877
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 1,254 1,259 0 32,160
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 5,580 5,605 12,552 215,204
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 2,478 2,539 16,066 302,779
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,241 1,390 15,838 342,539
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 853 1,356 29,076 773,576
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 193 828 15,532 371,702
Firms with 500 employees or more 409 5,580 133,565 2,287,917

 
 
South Carolina - 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 11,423 12.1% 5.2% 3.6% 236,741 81.7% 70.1% 64.2%
link to 2006 detail 2006 11,778 12.0% 5.0% 3.4% 228,874 80.8% 68.3% 61.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 11,988 11.6% 4.9% 3.4% 220,737 80.1% 67.4% 60.7%
link to 2004 detail 2004 12,008 12.1% 5.0% 3.4% 222,629 80.0% 67.0% 60.0%
link to 2003 detail 2003 11,982 12.2% 5.1% 3.4% 215,143 79.5% 66.1% 59.4%
link to 2002 detail 2002 11,998 12.0% 5.1% 3.6% 213,238 79.1% 66.4% 60.2%
link to 2001 detail 2001 12,118 12.2% 5.3% 3.6% 218,946 79.4% 66.3% 59.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 12,120 12.5% 5.2% 3.6% 223,955 79.7% 66.2% 59.8%
link to 1999 detail 1999 12,108 12.5% 5.1% 3.6% 217,761 79.3% 65.6% 59.2%
link to 1998 detail 1998 12,301 12.3% 4.9% 3.5% 213,807 78.8% 65.1% 58.6%

 
 
South Carolina - Retail Trade - by Subsector
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.
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 12,008 12.1% 5.0% 3.4% 222,629 80.0% 67.0% 60.0%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 1,855 18.5% 3.8% 1.6% 27,573 75.7% 36.2% 18.0%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 967 11.9% 5.8% 4.4% 8,492 53.5% 35.9% 32.0%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 511 8.6% 4.1% 3.3% 4,993 65.4% D 52.5%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,169 14.8% 5.0% 3.1% 19,128 73.3% 54.1% 47.6%
445 Food & beverage stores 1,360 8.9% 3.3% 2.3% 42,202 90.2% 83.7% 79.9%
446 Health & personal care stores 699 11.7% 4.6% 3.7% 15,641 79.6% 69.9% 68.1%
447 Gasoline stations 1,134 12.8% 4.9% 1.8% 18,088 73.4% 56.9% 37.0%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 1,299 16.8% 12.5% 10.1% 23,232 81.8% 75.2% 73.3%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 635 11.7% 6.3% 5.2% 6,508 64.3% 50.3% 46.9%
452 General merchandise stores 141 21.3% 16.3% 15.6% 40,262 99.0% D 98.3%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 1,787 6.4% 3.4% 2.2% 11,094 46.0% 33.3% 21.4%
454 Nonstore retailers 530 11.7% 5.1% 3.6% 5,416 65.2% 44.0% 20.5%

All-sector table By industry

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