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

By industry
 
Washington - 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 15,851 22,761 328,899 8,570,108
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 8,416 8,437 15,026 346,131
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 3,345 3,393 21,785 454,038
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,918 2,100 25,227 627,240
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,463 2,200 53,680 1,700,243
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 299 1,109 27,773 987,546
Firms with 500 employees or more 410 5,522 185,408 4,454,910

 
 
Washington - Retail trade - by Year
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More
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 15,269 14.3% 4.8% 2.7% 332,049 81.7% 65.8% 56.8%
link to 2006 detail 2006 15,851 13.7% 4.5% 2.6% 328,899 81.1% 64.8% 56.4%
link to 2005 detail 2005 16,033 13.2% 4.3% 2.5% 321,048 80.6% 64.2% 56.2%
link to 2004 detail 2004 15,898 13.8% 4.3% 2.6% 318,753 80.8% 63.6% 56.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 15,921 13.4% 4.3% 2.6% 309,614 80.1% 63.4% 55.4%
link to 2002 detail 2002 15,923 13.5% 4.3% 2.6% 299,652 79.6% 62.7% 54.5%
link to 2001 detail 2001 16,004 14.1% 4.5% 2.7% 317,052 80.2% 62.7% 54.4%
link to 2000 detail 2000 15,996 14.3% 4.5% 2.7% 313,402 79.7% 61.8% 52.9%
link to 1999 detail 1999 15,999 14.1% 4.3% 2.6% 302,828 79.1% 60.7% 52.5%
link to 1998 detail 1998 16,169 13.6% 4.1% 2.4% 288,388 77.6% 58.9% 50.6%

 
 
Washington - 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.
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 15,851 13.7% 4.5% 2.6% 328,899 81.1% 64.8% 56.4%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 2,049 24.8% 5.6% 1.6% 44,108 82.4% 42.9% 18.7%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,071 12.9% 4.9% 3.2% 12,301 61.5% 40.5% 29.5%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 616 13.0% 4.4% 3.1% 10,967 78.2% 62.9% 57.3%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,441 21.4% 6.0% 2.2% 31,636 79.2% 54.7% 44.1%
445 Food & beverage stores 2,305 12.7% 3.0% 1.8% 62,196 87.4% 74.8% 68.7%
446 Health & personal care stores 823 15.8% 6.6% 5.1% 17,622 80.1% 65.9% 60.4%
447 Gasoline stations 1,566 9.9% 2.2% 1.0% 15,630 46.9% 24.9% 13.4%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 1,188 15.6% 12.4% 10.3% 28,799 86.4% 82.7% 79.4%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 1,226 9.6% 3.8% 2.5% 17,158 72.6% 57.9% 51.0%
452 General merchandise stores 180 22.2% 12.2% 9.4% 58,589 98.8% 97.7% 96.6%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 2,488 7.8% 2.9% 1.8% 20,592 58.8% 40.7% 35.8%
454 Nonstore retailers 1,008 11.2% 4.2% 1.9% 9,301 66.8% 39.1% 23.5%

All-sector table By industry

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