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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2006:
NAICS 44 - Retail Trade
Massachusetts

By industry
 
Massachusetts - Retail Trade - 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 17,902 25,625 368,028 9,263,247
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 10,105 10,143 18,852 509,165
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 3,592 3,688 23,503 582,076
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 2,004 2,168 26,283 695,177
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,463 2,031 52,119 1,840,800
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 304 1,056 27,936 917,948
Firms with 500 employees or more 434 6,539 219,335 4,718,081

 
 
Massachusetts - Retail trade - by Year
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data
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 16,893 12.1% 4.5% 2.6% 360,885 82.2% 69.6% 62.2%
link to 2006 detail 2006 17,902 12.3% 4.1% 2.4% 368,028 81.3% 67.2% 59.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 18,219 12.2% 4.0% 2.4% 369,290 81.3% 66.7% 58.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 18,286 12.6% 4.2% 2.4% 369,537 81.1% 66.2% 57.3%
link to 2003 detail 2003 18,144 12.8% 4.2% 2.4% 364,682 81.1% 65.9% 57.3%
link to 2002 detail 2002 18,275 13.0% 4.1% 2.5% 361,177 80.5% 64.7% 57.4%
link to 2001 detail 2001 18,090 12.9% 4.1% 2.5% 352,124 79.9% 63.3% 55.7%
link to 2000 detail 2000 18,248 12.8% 4.3% 2.5% 353,157 79.9% 64.0% 55.6%
link to 1999 detail 1999 18,172 12.8% 4.2% 2.5% 349,741 79.9% 64.3% 56.2%
link to 1998 detail 1998 18,337 12.6% 4.2% 2.5% 340,552 79.3% 63.6% 55.7%

 
 
Massachusetts - Retail Trade - by Subsector
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.
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
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 +
44-45 Retail Trade 17,902 12.3% 4.1% 2.4% 368,028 81.3% 67.2% 59.6%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 1,941 27.1% 4.7% 1.3% 40,001 84.0% 37.5% 17.4%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,114 12.3% 5.7% 3.4% 15,324 70.5% 58.3% 49.4%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 688 11.8% 3.8% 2.9% 12,131 79.5% 64.1% 61.7%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,354 18.7% 4.8% 1.8% 29,098 79.0% 57.1% 43.2%
445 Food & beverage stores 4,078 7.9% 1.9% 0.9% 89,124 81.8% 72.9% 67.2%
446 Health & personal care stores 728 13.9% 6.7% 4.8% 31,997 90.3% 84.7% 82.4%
447 Gasoline stations 1,556 4.9% 1.7% 0.7% 13,104 48.6% D 24.9%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 1,758 16.5% 11.5% 8.6% 46,631 88.2% 83.0% 78.5%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 999 10.8% 4.8% 3.2% 15,903 76.9% 66.1% 58.5%
452 General merchandise stores 232 15.5% 9.5% 8.6% 40,025 97.8% D 96.4%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 2,277 6.9% 2.9% 2.0% 18,150 57.4% 42.7% 39.3%
454 Nonstore retailers 1,269 15.0% 4.7% 3.2% 16,540 68.1% 39.7% 21.9%

All-sector table By industry

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