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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2004:
NAICS 311 - Food mfg
United States

 
U.S. - Food mfg - 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 22,320 26,767 1,482,261 47,539,730
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 2,027 2,028 0 208,180
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 6,588 6,596 15,362 286,050
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 4,123 4,131 27,572 509,830
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 3,504 3,544 47,688 999,531
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 4,196 4,499 168,350 4,622,201
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,324 2,021 233,030 7,652,401
Firms with 500 employees or more 558 3,948 990,259 33,261,537
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 141 352 60,474 2,217,563
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 80 256 44,978 1,541,892
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 83 326 66,362 2,275,894
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 83 469 88,979 2,841,694
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 171 2,545 729,466 24,384,494

 
 
U.S. - Food manufacturing - 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 21,501 27.9% 8.8% 2.7% 1,467,458 93.9% 82.7% 67.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 21,591 27.4% 8.5% 2.6% 1,439,266 93.8% 82.4% 66.6%
link to 2006 detail 2006 21,170 28.1% 8.8% 2.6% 1,458,738 94.0% 82.8% 66.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 21,510 27.9% 8.7% 2.6% 1,469,730 93.9% 82.7% 66.9%
link to 2004 detail 2004 22,320 27.2% 8.4% 2.5% 1,482,261 93.9% 82.5% 66.8%
link to 2003 detail 2003 22,833 26.8% 8.2% 2.4% 1,495,998 93.8% 82.5% 66.9%
link to 2002 detail 2002 21,384 26.8% 8.4% 2.6% 1,443,766 94.1% 83.2% 68.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 22,437 26.0% 8.0% 2.5% 1,470,146 93.9% 82.8% 68.0%
link to 2000 detail 2000 22,037 26.5% 8.3% 2.6% 1,468,254 94.0% 82.9% 67.9%
link to 1999 detail 1999 22,332 26.1% 8.2% 2.6% 1,464,354 93.9% 82.8% 67.8%
link to 1998 detail 1998 23,203 25.7% 8.1% 2.5% 1,464,439 93.4% 82.3% 67.3%

 
 
Food mfg - by State
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D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
United States 22,320 27.2% 8.4% 2.5% 1,482,261 93.9% 82.5% 66.8%
Alabama 235 45.1% 27.2% 17.4% 34,153 98.1% 93.0% 82.7%
Alaska 119 29.4% 11.8% 8.4% 7,249 95.4% D 70.5%
Arizona 224 32.6% 16.5% 10.3% 9,686 92.3% 78.2% 63.7%
Arkansas 193 40.9% 26.9% 21.8% 50,588 98.8% 96.4% 93.3%
California 3,226 33.3% 12.3% 4.8% 158,133 92.4% 75.3% 51.3%
Colorado 412 25.2% 11.9% 7.5% 16,692 90.1% 76.7% 66.0%
Connecticut 293 27.3% 8.5% 3.8% 8,400 84.8% 58.0% 37.8%
Delaware 56 44.6% 17.9% 12.5% 9,036 98.2% 92.7% 85.9%
District of Columbia 20 35.0% 10.0% 0.0 (250-499) D D D
Florida 915 24.3% 9.2% 5.1% 34,062 90.2% 73.1% 58.8%
Georgia 473 43.1% 25.4% 18.0% 59,430 97.8% 91.9% 82.7%
Hawaii 237 29.5% 7.6% 4.2% 5,736 81.1% 49.7% 33.7%
Idaho 184 35.9% 23.9% 13.0% 14,731 95.4% 89.7% 68.0%
Illinois 1,073 37.9% 18.5% 8.5% 77,516 94.5% 83.5% 62.7%
Indiana 441 38.3% 23.4% 15.4% 32,444 94.8% 87.6% 73.6%
Iowa 389 41.1% 25.2% 14.1% 49,364 97.3% 91.7% 81.1%
Kansas 260 38.1% 22.7% 15.8% 31,100 97.1% 93.2% 86.9%
Kentucky 239 42.3% 25.9% 16.7% 23,409 96.8% 90.4% 77.7%
Louisiana 350 40.0% 15.1% 10.0% 18,796 93.1% 72.1% 58.0%
Maine 185 24.9% 11.4% 7.6% 7,691 90.4% 78.7% 58.4%
Maryland 298 39.9% 21.8% 12.1% 14,511 93.0% 77.6% 59.6%
Massachusetts 679 33.6% 10.9% 5.0% 21,329 86.3% 57.4% 30.7%
Michigan 805 27.1% 10.9% 5.2% 29,590 89.3% 72.8% 47.2%
Minnesota 591 34.7% 19.8% 11.5% 45,119 95.1% 87.8% 71.1%
Mississippi 178 42.7% 25.8% 12.9% 26,492 97.8% 93.4% 75.5%
Missouri 459 35.3% 19.6% 12.9% 36,766 95.9% 88.4% 81.3%
Montana 163 19.0% 8.0% 4.9% 2,753 D D 43.7%
Nebraska 264 37.9% 22.7% 16.7% 37,816 97.8% 93.6% 88.1%
Nevada 137 32.1% 13.1% 8.0% 3,752 86.7% 59.8% 35.5%
New Hampshire 112 20.5% 8.9% 4.5% 2,283 82.1% 60.3% 25.3%
New Jersey 933 27.0% 10.4% 4.2% 29,135 86.3% 64.3% 33.9%
New Mexico 160 27.5% 14.4% 7.5% 4,866 89.1% 72.1% 48.7%
New York 1,955 22.0% 6.5% 2.5% 53,277 84.6% 62.6% 38.9%
North Carolina 458 39.1% 19.2% 12.4% 53,841 96.9% 90.6% 84.7%
North Dakota 115 31.3% 19.1% 10.4% 5,322 92.1% 83.5% 46.8%
Ohio 842 35.0% 16.4% 9.0% 53,346 93.8% 83.3% 67.6%
Oklahoma 235 34.0% 19.6% 13.2% 16,138 95.4% 86.4% 73.0%
Oregon 424 33.0% 15.1% 7.8% 18,813 91.2% 74.4% 48.8%
Pennsylvania 1,155 34.4% 13.8% 7.1% 72,818 93.5% 81.0% 64.4%
Rhode Island 164 21.3% 5.5% 1.2% 2,760 D D D
South Carolina 190 34.7% 23.7% 15.3% 17,090 95.9% 91.2% 80.5%
South Dakota 110 28.2% 21.8% 14.5% 7,546 95.5% 92.5% 80.5%
Tennessee 301 40.9% 25.2% 18.9% 38,429 97.5% 93.1% 88.5%
Texas 1,422 28.5% 12.1% 5.6% 89,387 94.1% 83.7% 66.7%
Utah 243 37.0% 19.3% 10.7% 14,891 93.4% 80.3% 61.0%
Vermont 134 28.4% 11.9% 6.7% 3,742 86.8% 60.5% 43.9%
Virginia 380 33.9% 16.1% 11.1% 32,121 95.2% 87.9% 80.0%
Washington 680 34.1% 14.9% 7.8% 32,626 93.2% 77.5% 58.3%
West Virginia 86 19.8% 8.1% 7.0% 4,385 91.9% D 83.5%
Wisconsin 837 41.8% 18.9% 9.8% 62,063 95.1% 83.5% 65.8%
Wyoming 61 11.5% 8.2% 6.6% (500-999) D D D

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