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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2005:
NAICS 424 - Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers
United States

 
U.S. - Nondurable goods 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 106,114 132,897 2,289,266 109,507,833
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 57,459 57,591 97,968 4,056,165
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 18,108 18,432 118,750 4,471,275
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 12,775 13,543 169,659 6,697,801
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 13,104 16,725 484,205 20,412,728
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 3,324 8,583 422,635 18,723,222
Firms with 500 employees or more 1,344 18,023 996,049 55,146,642
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 297 1,338 76,036 3,653,533
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 152 902 39,940 1,816,060
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 169 1,409 58,661 3,373,472
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 191 1,570 71,566 4,151,110
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 535 12,804 749,846 42,152,467

 
 
U.S. - Merchant wholesalers, nondurable goods - 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 100,961 17.6% 4.7% 1.4% 2,313,409 84.2% 63.6% 44.9%
link to 2007 detail 2007 102,988 16.8% 4.4% 1.3% 2,228,049 83.3% 62.3% 43.8%
link to 2006 detail 2006 103,543 17.0% 4.5% 1.3% 2,267,735 83.3% 62.1% 43.1%
link to 2005 detail 2005 106,114 16.7% 4.4% 1.3% 2,289,266 83.1% 62.0% 43.5%
link to 2004 detail 2004 107,881 16.9% 4.4% 1.3% 2,294,256 82.8% 61.2% 43.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 112,221 16.4% 4.2% 1.3% 2,287,616 82.2% 60.3% 42.4%

 
 
Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers - 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 106,114 16.7% 4.4% 1.3% 2,289,266 83.1% 62.0% 43.5%
Alabama 1,137 33.2% 17.0% 11.1% 30,691 87.0% 66.6% 48.9%
Alaska 248 28.6% 14.9% 12.5% 3,140 81.7% D D
Arizona 1,574 27.3% 16.0% 10.0% 31,511 84.2% D 49.6%
Arkansas 891 34.0% 19.1% 12.8% 22,551 86.5% D 52.2%
California 18,448 16.3% 5.1% 2.1% 303,483 78.4% 54.0% 34.3%
Colorado 1,734 26.4% 14.6% 9.3% 30,595 82.4% 58.9% 41.2%
Connecticut 1,266 28.0% 14.1% 9.3% 29,466 86.4% 66.6% 48.8%
Delaware 268 32.5% 20.9% 15.7% 13,378 94.9% D 82.6%
District of Columbia 179 35.2% 17.9% 11.2% 2,764 78.0% 36.9% 33.9%
Florida 8,383 14.2% 6.1% 3.2% 119,319 77.8% 58.3% 40.9%
Georgia 3,100 28.3% 15.2% 8.7% 68,981 85.2% 67.2% 50.0%
Hawaii 769 24.4% 10.9% 7.2% 11,472 74.0% 44.5% 24.9%
Idaho 561 32.8% 16.6% 10.3% 10,166 D D 25.0%
Illinois 5,143 24.8% 11.4% 6.0% 122,928 85.4% 66.0% 50.1%
Indiana 1,766 29.6% 15.6% 9.3% 41,446 85.5% 65.4% 48.7%
Iowa 1,308 32.7% 15.5% 7.8% 27,812 D D 30.9%
Kansas 1,144 34.0% 14.6% 9.0% 21,479 D D 38.1%
Kentucky 1,079 32.7% 18.8% 11.2% 29,157 87.0% D 48.2%
Louisiana 1,485 28.8% 13.0% 7.9% 30,345 D D 33.3%
Maine 585 21.7% 13.3% 9.1% 8,408 78.6% D 40.2%
Maryland 1,541 28.9% 15.3% 9.5% 37,560 87.5% 67.9% 45.6%
Massachusetts 2,399 26.6% 12.9% 7.5% 56,181 85.8% 65.1% 45.1%
Michigan 2,635 25.1% 12.5% 7.3% 55,848 84.5% 65.3% 46.0%
Minnesota 2,110 29.1% 14.6% 9.0% 48,071 85.5% 64.9% 47.1%
Mississippi 800 32.0% 17.0% 10.8% 15,812 D D 38.2%
Missouri 2,043 29.3% 14.5% 8.7% 61,431 88.5% 72.2% 60.6%
Montana 432 28.5% 16.2% 11.1% 6,080 D D D
Nebraska 803 33.7% 18.2% 10.3% 16,805 D D 36.8%
Nevada 782 28.9% 16.9% 10.1% 12,564 81.1% D 41.8%
New Hampshire 407 36.1% 20.4% 13.5% 9,494 87.8% D 48.9%
New Jersey 5,335 20.6% 8.8% 4.6% 124,493 86.1% 67.9% 48.6%
New Mexico 532 31.0% 18.2% 13.0% 7,858 79.3% D 37.5%
New York 13,637 14.3% 4.8% 2.1% 189,677 76.8% 52.5% 33.2%
North Carolina 2,788 25.3% 13.3% 7.6% 62,653 85.8% 68.9% 49.6%
North Dakota 471 29.9% 14.9% 10.0% 7,982 78.1% D D
Ohio 3,130 29.6% 14.3% 8.0% 88,714 87.8% 68.3% 52.5%
Oklahoma 1,132 29.4% 15.6% 9.8% 18,751 D D 32.2%
Oregon 1,377 31.8% 17.3% 10.1% 27,918 85.5% 62.0% 37.2%
Pennsylvania 3,705 25.9% 12.0% 6.5% 91,894 85.5% 66.1% 47.7%
Rhode Island 368 34.8% 14.1% 9.8% 5,196 78.0% D D
South Carolina 1,238 26.2% 15.0% 9.9% 23,657 82.8% 64.4% 44.3%
South Dakota 403 30.8% 15.6% 8.9% 5,788 73.9% D D
Tennessee 1,622 31.1% 18.4% 11.4% 43,822 86.5% 71.0% 55.5%
Texas 6,972 21.9% 9.6% 4.7% 147,164 83.0% 63.2% 44.8%
Utah 815 31.2% 16.3% 11.7% 14,979 83.6% 57.4% 44.1%
Vermont 256 35.9% 19.1% 10.2% 5,217 85.3% 58.6% 21.5%
Virginia 1,706 27.3% 14.3% 8.9% 35,982 85.0% 63.6% 46.2%
Washington 2,485 25.7% 12.8% 7.3% 52,273 84.9% 64.6% 42.6%
West Virginia 374 34.5% 17.9% 13.4% 7,047 D D 38.8%
Wisconsin 1,799 31.2% 14.6% 7.8% 47,289 87.1% 66.2% 45.6%
Wyoming 203 34.0% 20.7% 14.3% 1,974 68.8% 36.0% 22.0%

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