U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2005:
NAICS 42 - Wholesale trade
United States

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U.S. - Wholesale 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 336,736 429,823 5,968,929 308,918,023
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 190,516 191,056 322,373 14,851,254
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 58,540 59,828 385,003 16,051,874
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 39,772 42,695 530,877 23,291,848
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 37,026 51,497 1,374,948 63,624,154
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 7,852 26,318 1,024,028 49,423,513
Firms with 500 employees or more 3,030 58,429 2,331,700 141,675,380
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 739 5,139 199,325 11,016,099
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 385 2,970 102,535 5,351,220
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 428 4,547 152,738 8,808,502
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 413 5,589 175,468 11,022,032
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 1,065 40,184 1,701,634 105,477,527
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 444 9,332 299,234 17,108,308
Firms with 5,000 to 9,999 employees 276 7,306 278,408 17,807,499
Firms with 10,000 employees or more 345 23,546 1,123,992 70,561,720

 
 
U.S. - Wholesale 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 328,784 14.8% 3.5% 1.0% 6,165,204 80.5% 58.1% 40.1%
link to 2007 detail 2007 334,676 14.3% 3.3% 0.9% 5,964,850 79.4% 56.5% 39.0%
link to 2006 detail 2006 334,597 14.5% 3.3% 0.9% 6,030,647 79.6% 56.5% 38.9%
link to 2005 detail 2005 336,736 14.2% 3.2% 0.9% 5,968,929 79.3% 56.2% 39.1%
link to 2004 detail 2004 337,642 14.3% 3.2% 0.9% 5,907,051 78.8% 55.2% 38.4%
link to 2003 detail 2003 342,450 14.2% 3.2% 0.9% 5,863,860 78.3% 54.7% 37.9%
link to 2002 detail 2002 345,309 14.4% 3.1% 0.9% 5,860,256 77.9% 53.6% 37.2%
link to 2001 detail 2001 346,027 15.1% 3.3% 0.9% 6,142,089 78.3% 54.0% 37.1%
link to 2000 detail 2000 354,153 14.8% 3.2% 0.9% 6,112,029 77.7% 53.0% 36.4%
link to 1999 detail 1999 358,564 14.6% 3.1% 0.9% 5,972,022 77.1% 52.0% 35.8%
link to 1998 detail 1998 363,454 14.5% 3.1% 0.9% 5,885,230 76.3% 50.9% 34.6%

 
 
Wholesale trade - by State
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State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to industry detail United States 336,736 14.2% 3.2% 0.9% 5,968,929 79.3% 56.2% 39.1%
link to industry detail Alabama 4,539 26.6% 13.5% 8.3% 78,099 79.2% 54.9% 37.6%
link to industry detail Alaska 596 33.4% 20.3% 15.9% 8,239 80.2% 53.0% 42.1%
link to industry detail Arizona 5,728 24.5% 13.8% 8.6% 95,027 81.2% 62.4% 46.6%
link to industry detail Arkansas 2,921 28.3% 14.7% 9.7% 49,206 79.8% 54.8% 41.9%
link to industry detail California 52,068 16.1% 5.1% 2.1% 816,186 77.4% 52.8% 35.2%
link to industry detail Colorado 6,296 22.9% 13.0% 8.1% 98,511 80.5% 61.1% 46.7%
link to industry detail Connecticut 4,204 24.8% 12.8% 7.7% 80,024 82.0% 61.4% 43.5%
link to industry detail Delaware 905 30.5% 20.2% 13.4% 20,040 87.2% 75.2% 64.9%
link to industry detail District of Columbia 370 35.4% 21.9% 16.5% 6,431 83.4% 57.8% 52.4%
link to industry detail Florida 27,790 12.2% 5.2% 2.7% 311,270 73.2% 52.4% 37.1%
link to industry detail Georgia 11,934 22.9% 11.9% 6.4% 200,693 81.3% 62.1% 45.2%
link to industry detail Hawaii 1,670 21.3% 10.6% 7.1% 19,978 70.0% 41.1% 26.0%
link to industry detail Idaho 1,637 31.5% 16.9% 10.9% 23,602 79.2% 48.4% 30.1%
link to industry detail Illinois 17,260 22.3% 9.7% 5.0% 322,342 82.2% 60.1% 44.5%
link to industry detail Indiana 6,737 25.7% 12.7% 6.9% 117,305 80.5% 56.6% 39.2%
link to industry detail Iowa 3,684 29.6% 13.4% 7.0% 63,167 79.9% 49.2% 26.0%
link to industry detail Kansas 3,591 29.2% 13.9% 8.2% 54,461 78.2% 48.8% 29.7%
link to industry detail Kentucky 3,815 28.3% 14.5% 8.8% 69,769 81.3% 59.6% 40.5%
link to industry detail Louisiana 4,510 26.2% 12.2% 7.4% 72,586 76.1% 49.0% 30.5%
link to industry detail Maine 1,508 24.9% 14.1% 9.4% 19,456 76.9% 50.6% 33.3%
link to industry detail Maryland 5,206 26.0% 13.1% 7.8% 97,350 82.7% 59.9% 40.4%
link to industry detail Massachusetts 7,860 24.5% 11.5% 6.6% 149,283 81.9% 58.9% 41.2%
link to industry detail Michigan 10,126 22.2% 10.3% 5.9% 172,853 80.3% 57.7% 39.3%
link to industry detail Minnesota 7,599 23.8% 11.0% 6.6% 141,320 82.5% 60.1% 45.6%
link to industry detail Mississippi 2,402 28.6% 15.1% 9.9% 35,256 75.7% 48.3% 31.5%
link to industry detail Missouri 6,991 25.0% 12.3% 7.0% 130,004 81.2% 59.3% 44.1%
link to industry detail Montana 1,239 24.7% 14.2% 9.7% 13,931 70.8% 43.7% 29.8%
link to industry detail Nebraska 2,283 31.5% 15.6% 9.3% 37,932 80.5% 51.4% 30.5%
link to industry detail Nevada 2,558 28.8% 17.6% 10.8% 36,417 80.2% 59.7% 40.4%
link to industry detail New Hampshire 1,859 26.1% 14.0% 9.3% 24,728 77.8% 52.1% 36.0%
link to industry detail New Jersey 15,152 19.2% 8.0% 4.3% 274,063 81.5% 60.2% 42.2%
link to industry detail New Mexico 1,714 29.8% 17.7% 12.7% 20,589 73.8% 48.9% 37.3%
link to industry detail New York 32,948 13.4% 4.5% 2.0% 409,023 73.5% 48.4% 30.4%
link to industry detail North Carolina 9,867 22.5% 11.0% 6.1% 163,867 80.2% 58.8% 41.7%
link to industry detail North Dakota 1,108 32.3% 15.8% 10.2% 17,233 77.2% 46.3% 32.5%
link to industry detail Ohio 12,651 23.9% 10.3% 5.4% 237,889 81.0% 56.8% 39.8%
link to industry detail Oklahoma 3,832 26.4% 13.0% 8.2% 55,771 76.2% 49.3% 31.0%
link to industry detail Oregon 4,780 26.4% 14.3% 8.6% 75,899 80.4% 57.0% 36.8%
link to industry detail Pennsylvania 13,458 22.3% 9.8% 5.3% 238,710 80.0% 56.3% 38.2%
link to industry detail Rhode Island 1,348 27.4% 13.1% 9.1% 18,260 76.4% 43.7% 31.7%
link to industry detail South Carolina 4,021 25.4% 13.3% 8.1% 63,718 78.9% 56.3% 39.3%
link to industry detail South Dakota 1,059 31.4% 14.8% 9.1% 14,318 74.3% 39.3% 20.2%
link to industry detail Tennessee 5,991 27.4% 14.0% 8.4% 116,259 82.1% 60.9% 44.8%
link to industry detail Texas 24,734 19.4% 8.2% 4.1% 450,206 80.0% 60.1% 44.7%
link to industry detail Utah 3,067 27.8% 15.2% 10.1% 45,994 79.6% 54.9% 38.6%
link to industry detail Vermont 790 29.9% 16.3% 10.1% 10,482 77.7% 47.9% 20.0%
link to industry detail Virginia 6,337 24.6% 12.5% 7.3% 110,990 81.7% 59.5% 40.3%
link to industry detail Washington 7,976 23.1% 11.0% 6.2% 128,315 80.2% 56.7% 37.6%
link to industry detail West Virginia 1,335 31.8% 18.0% 12.4% 21,134 77.0% 54.5% 35.9%
link to industry detail Wisconsin 6,110 26.2% 11.7% 6.4% 124,033 83.0% 59.5% 39.1%
link to industry detail Wyoming 601 33.4% 19.5% 14.1% 6,710 70.8% 44.9% 35.8%

 
 
U.S. - Wholesale trade - by Subsector
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Industry
detail
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 +
  42 Wholesale trade 336,736 14.2% 3.2% 0.9% 5,968,929 79.3% 56.2% 39.1%
link to industry detail 423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 182,998 16.0% 3.6% 1.1% 3,365,466 78.5% 53.7% 36.7%
link to industry detail 424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 106,114 16.7% 4.4% 1.3% 2,289,266 83.1% 62.0% 43.5%
link to industry detail 425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 49,011 4.3% 0.9% 0.4% 314,197 59.2% 41.8% 32.0%

 
 
U.S. - Wholesale trade - by Industry
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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 +
link to state detail 423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 182,998 16.0% 3.6% 1.1% 3,365,466 78.5% 53.7% 36.7%
link to state detail 4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 18,264 18.3% 5.0% 1.6% 365,610 80.9% 56.2% 35.5%
link to state detail 42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 5,380 22.3% 6.4% 1.6% 116,812 85.2% 55.3% 27.0%
link to state detail 42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 9,665 18.4% 5.8% 2.3% 200,678 80.9% 58.9% 41.3%
link to state detail 42313 Tire & tube merchant wholesalers 1,317 27.7% 8.6% 2.5% 31,696 83.8% 58.8% 39.7%
link to state detail 42314 Motor vehicle parts (used) merchant wholesalers 2,059 6.7% 1.3% 0.7% 16,424 45.4% 24.1% 18.1%
link to state detail 4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 11,286 16.3% 3.8% 1.0% 155,466 72.7% 39.2% 15.6%
link to state detail 42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 5,031 15.5% 3.5% 1.0% 61,590 70.3% 34.2% 12.4%
link to state detail 42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 6,263 17.1% 4.2% 1.1% 93,876 74.3% 42.5% 17.7%
link to state detail 4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 12,692 22.3% 6.4% 2.1% 262,597 81.2% 53.2% 33.4%
link to state detail 42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 6,415 25.7% 7.1% 2.2% 150,157 83.6% 54.0% 32.6%
link to state detail 42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 2,973 18.4% 5.9% 2.7% 39,698 71.7% 40.0% 23.5%
link to state detail 42333 Roofing, siding, & insul mat merchant wholesalers 1,122 27.7% 10.4% 3.8% 37,947 88.0% 70.3% 50.7%
link to state detail 42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 2,337 20.2% 7.5% 3.2% 34,795 74.0% 46.1% 29.9%
link to state detail 4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 27,250 15.7% 4.1% 1.6% 723,800 85.5% 69.3% 56.8%
link to state detail 42341 Photo equip & supp merchant wholesalers 823 19.3% 4.4% 1.9% 18,760 83.0% 60.3% 46.1%
link to state detail 42342 Office equipment merchant wholesalers 3,316 21.4% 4.0% 1.4% 152,869 90.6% 76.3% 68.7%
link to state detail 42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 9,124 16.3% 4.6% 2.0% 297,842 88.4% 75.1% 63.6%
link to state detail 42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 3,970 14.3% 3.3% 1.3% 48,994 65.3% 33.8% 17.1%
link to state detail 42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 6,922 13.1% 4.4% 2.0% 147,349 84.1% 69.1% 55.0%
link to state detail 42346 Ophthalmic goods merchant wholesalers 1,091 17.3% 5.3% 1.8% 23,261 82.3% 60.0% 34.4%
link to state detail 42349 Other professional equip & supp merchant wholesalers 2,099 17.0% 5.2% 2.0% 34,725 76.0% 52.3% 30.6%
link to state detail 4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 7,598 22.3% 6.5% 2.8% 150,541 79.7% 50.8% 31.7%
link to state detail 42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 7,194 22.9% 6.6% 2.6% 147,202 80.2% 51.1% 31.7%
link to state detail 42352 Coal & other mineral & ore merchant wholesalers 414 14.7% 8.0% 6.3% 3,339 59.9% 36.4% 31.1%
link to state detail 4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 20,178 17.6% 4.8% 1.8% 466,236 82.7% 62.5% 47.4%
link to state detail 42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 7,715 18.8% 5.5% 2.0% 161,568 80.7% 58.6% 40.9%
link to state detail 42362 Electric appliance, TV & radio merchant wholesalers 2,334 19.1% 5.4% 2.4% 48,844 81.3% 56.4% 38.7%
link to state detail 42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 10,269 17.3% 5.0% 2.2% 255,824 84.3% 66.1% 53.1%
link to state detail 4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 11,379 19.7% 4.7% 1.4% 222,282 78.0% 50.2% 31.1%
link to state detail 42371 Hardware merchant wholesalers 4,945 17.9% 4.2% 1.5% 85,213 75.5% 47.1% 29.1%
link to state detail 42372 Plumbing & heating equip & supp merchant wholesalers 3,172 22.3% 5.9% 1.9% 69,917 80.5% 54.7% 35.5%
link to state detail 42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 2,578 22.7% 6.1% 2.1% 53,300 79.0% 50.8% 30.2%
link to state detail 42374 Refrigeration equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 794 21.3% 5.9% 2.1% 13,852 76.5% 43.7% 24.7%
link to state detail 4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 44,343 17.0% 3.8% 1.4% 689,107 72.7% 42.7% 25.8%
link to state detail 42381 Const & mining machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 3,003 24.9% 9.0% 4.3% 91,507 87.3% 68.0% 48.8%
link to state detail 42382 Farm & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 6,666 21.2% 2.6% 0.8% 96,479 65.6% 20.6% 7.8%
link to state detail 42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 21,672 16.3% 4.1% 1.6% 305,476 71.0% 41.4% 24.0%
link to state detail 42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 7,124 18.2% 5.0% 1.9% 105,960 73.1% 43.2% 26.5%
link to state detail 42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 3,879 15.7% 3.6% 1.4% 52,729 68.4% 39.1% 22.9%
link to state detail 42386 Trans equip & supp (exc mtr veh) merchant wholesalers 2,462 15.8% 5.8% 2.8% 36,956 74.8% 51.8% 32.8%
link to state detail 4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 31,669 10.7% 2.3% 0.8% 329,827 66.9% 37.7% 20.3%
link to state detail 42391 Sporting & rec goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 4,723 13.2% 3.0% 1.1% 51,234 67.0% 33.1% 13.9%
link to state detail 42392 Toy & hobby goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 2,400 14.1% 3.5% 1.0% 35,280 76.8% 49.6% 23.0%
link to state detail 42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 5,983 18.2% 3.4% 1.1% 90,615 71.6% 35.5% 17.6%
link to state detail 42394 Jewelry, watch, prec stone, & prec metal merchant wholesalers 7,908 5.6% 0.9% 0.3% 52,718 51.7% 27.3% 12.5%
link to state detail 42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 10,677 8.6% 2.2% 0.9% 99,980 67.0% 43.4% 29.0%
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NAICS
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Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to state detail 424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 106,114 16.7% 4.4% 1.3% 2,289,266 83.1% 62.0% 43.5%
link to state detail 4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 9,570 16.0% 4.1% 1.3% 200,860 81.6% 61.0% 47.1%
link to state detail 42411 Printing & writing paper merchant wholesalers 920 18.7% 7.8% 2.7% 26,319 87.5% 72.9% 50.5%
link to state detail 42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 5,074 12.8% 3.0% 1.0% 95,189 79.5% 61.8% 52.5%
link to state detail 42413 Industrial & personal serv paper merchant wholesalers 3,614 20.6% 5.4% 2.0% 79,352 82.1% 56.1% 39.6%
link to state detail 4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 6,333 16.9% 6.0% 3.1% 262,574 91.7% 81.6% 70.9%
link to state detail 4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 14,877 13.1% 3.5% 0.9% 199,974 74.6% 47.6% 24.6%
link to state detail 42431 Piece goods, notions, oth dry gd merchant wholesalers 3,619 11.4% 3.3% 1.1% 34,567 63.0% 33.7% 12.8%
link to state detail 42432 Men's & boys' clothing & access merchant wholesalers 3,535 16.6% 4.7% 1.6% 56,972 78.4% 52.4% 26.4%
link to state detail 42433 Women's & child clthng & access merchant wholesalers 6,254 12.9% 3.4% 0.9% 83,959 75.5% 47.2% 25.0%
link to state detail 42434 Footwear merchant wholesalers 1,525 13.6% 4.3% 1.4% 24,476 79.1% 57.0% 36.0%
link to state detail 4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 27,800 18.1% 4.6% 1.4% 764,404 86.5% 67.4% 50.4%
link to state detail 42441 General line grocery merchant wholesalers 3,049 16.8% 5.7% 2.9% 124,459 91.5% 81.3% 71.4%
link to state detail 42442 Packaged frozen food merchant wholesalers 2,761 23.5% 7.8% 2.7% 96,784 89.0% 71.2% 51.8%
link to state detail 42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 1,688 20.2% 7.2% 2.9% 49,755 87.3% 70.1% 52.7%
link to state detail 42444 Poultry & poultry prod merchant wholesalers 569 28.3% 8.6% 2.6% 12,810 81.9% 49.1% 15.8%
link to state detail 42445 Confectionery merchant wholesalers 1,822 14.5% 4.0% 1.8% 45,633 86.3% 71.0% 61.7%
link to state detail 42446 Fish & seafood merchant wholesalers 2,243 13.7% 2.1% 0.7% 22,666 65.0% 21.7% 8.3%
link to state detail 42447 Meat & meat product merchant wholesalers 2,448 18.3% 4.4% 1.6% 45,676 77.8% 49.2% 28.4%
link to state detail 42448 Fresh fruit & vegetable merchant wholesalers 4,574 24.2% 5.5% 0.8% 101,304 82.2% 48.0% 13.6%
link to state detail 42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 8,909 16.7% 5.2% 2.1% 265,317 88.4% 73.8% 60.7%
link to state detail 4245 Farm products raw materials merchant wholesalers 4,277 21.1% 4.7% 1.1% 63,882 71.5% 36.9% 18.7%
link to state detail 42451 Grain & field bean merchant wholesalers 2,618 24.7% 6.5% 1.4% 46,995 74.7% 43.7% 22.7%
link to state detail 42452 Livestock merchant wholesalers 836 21.4% 1.6% 1.0% 9,398 64.9% 7.2% 3.7%
link to state detail 42459 Other farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers 840 11.1% 3.7% 1.4% 7,489 59.8% 32.0% 12.1%
link to state detail 4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 8,795 17.1% 5.5% 2.5% 143,010 76.8% 52.7% 37.4%
link to state detail 42461 Plastics materials & basic forms merchant wholesalers 2,389 20.3% 7.5% 3.2% 37,669 75.2% 46.7% 23.8%
link to state detail 42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 6,434 16.3% 5.1% 2.5% 105,341 77.4% 54.8% 42.3%
link to state detail 4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 5,260 31.5% 10.0% 2.9% 102,699 80.9% 49.0% 25.2%
link to state detail 42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 3,077 39.1% 12.1% 3.6% 66,947 82.2% 46.2% 21.5%
link to state detail 42472 Petrol & petrol prod merchant wholesalers (exc bulk) 2,321 24.8% 10.1% 3.4% 35,752 78.4% 54.3% 31.9%
link to state detail 4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 3,412 39.4% 12.6% 2.0% 172,235 93.9% 69.8% 33.5%
link to state detail 42481 Beer & ale merchant wholesalers 1,939 52.3% 16.3% 1.9% 104,539 94.8% 63.3% 17.4%
link to state detail 42482 Wine & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 1,497 23.7% 8.9% 2.7% 67,696 92.6% 79.9% 58.4%
link to state detail 4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 26,481 12.9% 3.6% 1.1% 379,628 75.7% 53.1% 34.7%
link to state detail 42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 4,979 16.9% 4.9% 1.2% 75,313 74.0% 50.4% 31.7%
link to state detail 42492 Book, periodical, & newspaper merchant wholesalers 2,186 18.9% 8.3% 3.7% 73,021 90.2% 78.7% 66.3%
link to state detail 42493 Flowers & florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 3,958 17.0% 3.2% 0.8% 58,635 72.0% 37.2% 14.1%
link to state detail 42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 1,223 27.1% 8.2% 2.4% 57,115 91.4% 74.7% 52.9%
link to state detail 42495 Paint, varnish, & supp merchant wholesalers 1,257 19.6% 6.2% 2.1% 22,238 76.8% 54.1% 36.8%
link to state detail 42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 12,933 7.5% 2.0% 0.7% 93,306 58.1% 31.8% 13.9%
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NAICS
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Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to state detail 425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 49,011 4.3% 0.9% 0.4% 314,197 59.2% 41.8% 32.0%
link to state detail 42511 Business to business electronic markets 1,090 4.4% 1.5% 1.0% 6,060 50.4% 32.7% 28.5%
link to state detail 42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 47,925 4.3% 0.9% 0.4% 308,137 59.4% 42.0% 32.0%

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