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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 42 - Wholesale trade
Rhode Island

By industry
 
Rhode Island - Wholesale 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 1,391 1,464 20,747 1,061,604
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 645 647 1,204 56,738
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 216 216 1,399 66,135
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 144 144 1,867 93,586
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 180 201 5,502 301,587
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 62 65 2,712 135,876
Firms with 500 employees or more 144 191 8,063 407,682

 
 
Rhode Island - Wholesale trade - 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.
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 1,391 27.7% 14.8% 10.4% 20,747 78.5% 51.9% 38.9%
link to 2007 detail 2007 1,391 27.5% 15.0% 10.1% 20,890 78.6% 52.3% 38.4%
link to 2006 detail 2006 1,364 27.8% 13.6% 9.4% 18,883 76.4% 43.6% 29.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 1,348 27.4% 13.1% 9.1% 18,260 76.4% 43.7% 31.7%
link to 2004 detail 2004 1,369 26.2% 12.8% 8.3% 18,791 76.0% 46.1% 29.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 1,406 24.9% 12.2% 8.0% 18,350 74.2% 44.7% 28.8%
link to 2002 detail 2002 1,425 25.8% 12.3% 8.1% 18,396 74.5% 42.2% 28.5%
link to 2001 detail 2001 1,445 24.4% 12.5% 8.9% 18,905 73.2% 42.8% 30.5%
link to 2000 detail 2000 1,478 24.8% 12.3% 9.0% 21,364 76.6% 48.6% 37.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 1,485 23.8% 11.6% 8.5% 19,331 73.4% 43.1% 27.4%
link to 1998 detail 1998 1,537 22.3% 10.3% 7.5% 18,917 71.8% 41.4% 29.2%

 
 
Rhode Island - Wholesale 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 +
42 Wholesale trade 1,391 27.7% 14.8% 10.4% 20,747 78.5% 51.9% 38.9%
423 Merchant wholesalers, durable goods 822 29.3% 15.8% 11.1% 14,321 80.6% 56.7% 45.6%
424 Merchant wholesalers, nondurable goods 409 34.5% 18.1% 12.5% 5,840 78.2% 44.1% 24.7%
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 164 4.9% 2.4% 2.4% 586 30.0% D D

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