U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2005:
NAICS 311 - Food mfg
United States

 
U.S. - Food mfg - 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 21,510 25,785 1,469,730 48,474,315
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 8,014 8,024 14,714 431,666
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 4,000 4,012 26,831 507,939
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 3,504 3,542 47,561 1,013,441
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 4,116 4,431 165,293 4,651,561
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,325 1,978 232,797 7,992,105
Firms with 500 employees or more 551 3,798 982,534 33,877,603
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 143 341 59,766 2,123,396
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 82 231 47,448 1,683,704
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 76 351 61,570 2,127,643
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 83 389 81,313 2,874,272
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 167 2,486 732,437 25,068,588

 
 
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 21,510 27.9% 8.7% 2.6% 1,469,730 93.9% 82.7% 66.9%
Alabama 230 46.5% 29.1% 18.3% 35,428 98.4% 93.8% 84.1%
Alaska 128 29.7% 10.9% 7.8% 7,071 95.4% 80.1% 72.1%
Arizona 215 34.4% 17.2% 10.7% 10,167 91.7% 76.4% 58.2%
Arkansas 182 45.1% 29.7% 22.5% 51,474 99.0% 96.6% 91.8%
California 3,082 34.1% 13.0% 5.2% 156,587 92.5% 76.1% 52.2%
Colorado 397 25.7% 12.6% 8.6% 16,197 89.6% 77.0% 66.6%
Connecticut 279 27.6% 9.3% 3.9% 7,953 83.9% 56.9% 34.4%
Delaware 52 38.5% 19.2% 13.5% 9,382 D D 86.6%
District of Columbia 14 42.9% 7.1% 0.0 (250-499) D D D
Florida 897 24.1% 10.0% 5.0% 31,795 89.4% 74.5% 56.2%
Georgia 456 41.0% 26.1% 18.4% 61,862 97.7% 93.1% 85.2%
Hawaii 240 28.3% 7.5% 4.2% 5,773 80.0% 49.8% 31.4%
Idaho 190 38.4% 22.6% 12.1% 15,022 96.1% 89.3% 68.9%
Illinois 1,040 38.5% 18.3% 8.8% 75,465 94.4% 82.4% 62.6%
Indiana 415 40.2% 23.6% 16.1% 32,122 95.0% 87.5% 73.0%
Iowa 381 40.9% 26.5% 14.4% 50,165 97.3% 92.7% 81.9%
Kansas 246 39.0% 22.0% 14.2% 31,012 97.3% 92.6% 86.4%
Kentucky 231 40.3% 25.1% 15.2% 23,827 96.5% 90.7% 77.6%
Louisiana 333 38.7% 17.1% 9.9% 17,934 93.2% 75.5% 56.6%
Maine 180 27.2% 11.1% 8.3% 7,183 90.6% 78.0% 63.8%
Maryland 289 38.8% 20.4% 11.4% 14,111 92.6% 76.9% 57.7%
Massachusetts 628 36.0% 11.3% 5.7% 21,173 87.6% 57.3% 33.0%
Michigan 744 27.7% 11.7% 5.8% 28,162 89.1% 73.2% 48.8%
Minnesota 558 36.0% 21.5% 12.2% 44,000 95.0% 87.9% 69.3%
Mississippi 168 46.4% 26.8% 13.7% 28,343 98.2% 94.0% 80.7%
Missouri 456 35.1% 19.3% 13.2% 36,904 95.7% 88.1% 80.8%
Montana 168 16.7% 7.7% 4.8% 2,831 80.3% 57.7% 42.5%
Nebraska 251 38.2% 22.7% 15.1% 36,186 97.7% 93.7% 86.5%
Nevada 139 29.5% 14.4% 7.9% 3,989 86.6% 60.8% 35.7%
New Hampshire 97 21.6% 8.2% 5.2% 2,292 80.1% 55.5% 36.4%
New Jersey 887 28.5% 10.8% 4.6% 28,933 87.1% 64.3% 35.7%
New Mexico 159 27.0% 14.5% 8.2% 4,671 87.6% 72.6% 51.7%
New York 1,868 23.7% 6.7% 2.5% 50,154 84.7% 59.4% 34.0%
North Carolina 446 37.9% 19.3% 12.8% 52,000 96.5% 90.1% 84.4%
North Dakota 112 35.7% 21.4% 10.7% 5,701 92.1% 82.1% 46.3%
Ohio 822 35.6% 16.8% 9.1% 52,619 93.9% 83.4% 67.5%
Oklahoma 230 32.2% 20.0% 14.3% 15,640 95.0% 87.6% 76.4%
Oregon 426 33.3% 14.6% 6.6% 18,747 91.5% 73.9% 44.5%
Pennsylvania 1,116 35.5% 14.3% 7.3% 71,713 93.9% 81.8% 64.4%
Rhode Island 157 21.7% 5.7% 2.5% 2,575 70.8% 27.6% 3.2%
South Carolina 189 36.5% 23.8% 15.9% 17,010 96.3% 91.1% 79.8%
South Dakota 116 31.9% 22.4% 15.5% 7,266 95.1% 90.3% 78.8%
Tennessee 291 42.6% 26.1% 19.6% 38,440 97.6% 93.0% 87.8%
Texas 1,394 30.0% 12.7% 5.7% 90,226 94.3% 83.6% 66.3%
Utah 247 36.8% 17.8% 11.3% 14,768 93.8% 81.4% 68.3%
Vermont 134 27.6% 10.4% 6.0% 3,483 84.4% 57.1% 36.2%
Virginia 364 36.3% 17.0% 10.2% 32,341 95.4% 88.1% 77.3%
Washington 667 35.7% 14.8% 7.9% 31,871 92.9% 74.2% 57.9%
West Virginia 80 20.0% 7.5% 6.3% 4,485 D D D
Wisconsin 824 40.4% 19.1% 9.8% 61,736 94.6% 83.6% 64.1%
Wyoming 59 10.2% 6.8% 5.1% (500-999) D D D

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