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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2005:
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 2,186 3,056 73,021 2,676,904
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 1,222 1,225 2,076 80,958
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 323 325 2,122 79,238
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 228 239 2,933 109,541
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 231 270 8,433 314,550
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 102 210 9,013 289,690
Firms with 500 employees or more 80 787 48,444 1,802,927
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 14 89 1,923 65,917
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 6 9 2,367 56,737
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 10 47 2,030 79,396
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 8 16 306 25,209
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 42 626 41,818 1,575,668

 

 

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?