U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2007:
NAICS 44 - Retail Trade
Massachusetts

By industry
 
Massachusetts - Retail Trade - by Employment Size of Enterprise
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Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Receipts
($1,000)
All firms 17,546 25,666 367,059 9,290,750 89,985,705
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 9,921 9,962 18,695 529,917 6,174,275
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 3,514 3,615 23,066 572,984 5,017,024
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,943 2,134 25,282 696,812 5,481,539
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,425 2,109 50,221 1,810,220 16,286,626
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 296 1,053 24,255 942,742 9,467,088
Firms with 500 employees or more 447 6,793 225,540 4,738,075 47,559,153

 
 
Massachusetts - 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 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
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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 +
44-45 Retail Trade 17,546 12.4% 4.2% 2.5% 367,059 81.7% 68.1% 61.4%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 1,844 26.5% 4.7% 1.4% 37,771 83.7% 38.0% 19.4%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,039 11.7% 5.3% 3.6% 14,660 71.1% 60.3% 54.2%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 667 10.5% 4.0% 2.8% 12,098 79.6% 67.9% 60.8%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,326 17.8% 4.7% 1.7% 27,865 78.8% D D
445 Food & beverage stores 4,120 7.9% 1.7% 0.9% 94,934 83.1% D D
446 Health & personal care stores 728 16.3% 7.4% 5.2% 30,132 89.7% 82.5% 79.6%
447 Gasoline stations 1,469 5.7% 2.1% 0.8% 13,065 51.4% 38.9% 25.8%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 1,754 17.8% 12.6% 9.0% 44,689 87.5% 82.2% 78.1%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 987 10.3% 4.7% 3.2% 15,937 76.8% D 62.3%
452 General merchandise stores 244 16.0% 9.4% 8.6% 41,709 D D 96.3%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 2,205 6.7% 2.6% 2.0% 17,668 56.5% 42.9% 40.2%
454 Nonstore retailers 1,257 16.1% 5.6% 3.5% 16,531 69.5% 41.9% 28.3%

All-sector table By industry

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