U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 44 - Retail trade
Rhode Island

By industry
 
Rhode Island - 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)
All firms 3,088 4,017 50,391 1,228,589
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 1,748 1,752 3,286 81,113
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 537 550 3,486 80,455
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 315 339 4,115 101,349
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 194 217 6,107 198,734
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 58 137 3,252 89,817
Firms with 500 employees or more 236 1,022 30,145 677,121

 
 
Rhode Island - 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 3,088 15.8% 9.5% 7.6% 50,391 78.4% 66.3% 59.8%
link to 2006 detail 2006 3,273 15.2% 8.2% 6.4% 56,145 79.7% 66.6% 58.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 3,337 15.2% 8.2% 6.4% 54,724 78.9% 64.7% 56.7%
link to 2004 detail 2004 3,376 15.4% 8.2% 6.5% 54,716 78.6% 63.4% 56.3%
link to 2003 detail 2003 3,377 14.9% 8.3% 6.3% 53,222 78.1% 63.6% 53.7%
link to 2002 detail 2002 3,337 16.0% 8.6% 6.6% 56,328 79.7% 66.0% 57.8%
link to 2001 detail 2001 3,312 15.8% 8.5% 6.9% 54,355 79.1% 64.9% 56.4%
link to 2000 detail 2000 3,344 15.8% 8.6% 7.0% 52,958 78.7% 64.0% 56.7%
link to 1999 detail 1999 3,370 15.6% 8.2% 6.6% 47,791 76.2% 60.0% 52.8%
link to 1998 detail 1998 3,372 14.5% 7.7% 6.1% 46,785 75.6% 60.5% 53.9%

 
 
Rhode Island - 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 3,088 15.8% 9.5% 7.6% 50,391 78.4% 66.3% 59.8%
441 Motor vehicle and parts dealers 357 21.6% 5.9% 3.9% 5,240 76.5% D D
442 Furniture and home furnishings stores 169 18.9% 13.0% 9.5% 1,769 67.4% 55.4% 43.7%
443 Electronics and appliance stores 120 17.5% 12.5% 10.8% 1,244 D D D
444 Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers 237 23.2% 11.8% 6.3% 4,310 77.2% D D
445 Food and beverage stores 597 10.1% 4.0% 2.5% 12,037 80.4% D D
446 Health and personal care stores 129 27.1% 17.8% 16.3% 5,302 D D 84.3%
447 Gasoline stations 227 6.6% 4.0% 2.6% 1,991 57.2% D 32.3%
448 Clothing and clothing accessories stores 369 25.2% 22.5% 21.4% 5,269 D D 78.5%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores 186 15.6% 13.4% 9.7% 1,746 69.1% D 57.7%
452 General merchandise stores 38 44.7% 42.1% 42.1% 6,229 98.2% 97.8% 97.8%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 417 8.2% 5.5% 4.8% 2,634 46.2% D 37.1%
454 Nonstore retailers 257 12.8% 6.6% 5.8% 2,620 58.7% D 30.1%

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