U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 4238 - Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers
United States


 
U.S. - Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers - 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 43,087 59,479 738,104 41,406,934
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 20,091 20,201 37,949 1,890,916
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 8,722 8,929 57,877 2,800,158
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 6,536 7,153 87,138 4,487,489
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 5,887 9,412 207,861 11,297,872
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,239 5,266 143,200 8,066,924
Firms with 500 employees or more 612 8,518 204,079 12,863,575
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 128 967 27,779 1,610,672
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 70 811 18,329 1,100,945
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 63 364 13,531 849,608
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 68 599 23,725 1,488,325
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 34 672 15,125 917,854
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 106 1,314 28,214 1,777,293
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 143 3,791 77,376 5,118,878

 

 

U.S. - Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers - 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.
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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 43,087 18.0% 4.3% 1.4% 738,104 75.2% 47.1% 27.6%
link to 2007 detail 2007 43,150 17.8% 4.1% 1.4% 723,802 74.6% 45.6% 26.9%
link to 2006 detail 2006 43,578 17.6% 4.0% 1.4% 714,037 74.0% 44.3% 26.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 44,343 17.0% 3.8% 1.4% 689,107 72.7% 42.7% 25.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 45,423 16.6% 3.5% 1.3% 687,678 71.9% 41.6% 25.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 47,032 16.3% 3.5% 1.3% 688,366 71.3% 40.9% 24.1%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?