U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2004:
NAICS 42492 - Book, periodical, & newspaper merchant wholesalers
United States

 
U.S. - Book, periodical, & newspaper merchant wholesalers - 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 2,281 3,133 76,343 2,663,943
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 217 217 0 10,537
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 1,033 1,035 2,074 67,071
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 337 341 2,206 78,571
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 250 262 3,203 121,843
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 255 305 8,925 293,171
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 106 199 9,345 303,332
Firms with 500 employees or more 83 774 50,590 1,789,418
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 15 89 2,011 57,090
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 7 50 2,487 89,695
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 8 11 935 40,420
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 10 31 2,332 57,540
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 43 593 42,825 1,544,673

 

 

U.S. - Book, periodical, and newspaper merchant wholesalers - by Year
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.
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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 1,986 18.1% 7.6% 3.6% 62,936 89.9% 77.4% 65.3%
link to 2007 detail 2007 2,097 18.7% 7.8% 3.7% 67,808 90.6% 78.3% 66.9%
link to 2006 detail 2006 2,088 18.9% 8.0% 3.4% 68,700 90.1% 77.7% 64.5%
link to 2005 detail 2005 2,186 18.9% 8.3% 3.7% 73,021 90.2% 78.7% 66.3%
link to 2004 detail 2004 2,281 19.5% 8.3% 3.6% 76,343 90.2% 78.5% 66.3%
link to 2003 detail 2003 2,439 18.7% 8.2% 3.5% 68,329 88.2% 75.0% 59.7%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?