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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 44 - Retail trade
United States


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U.S. - 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 693,137 1,100,943 15,614,757 369,288,530
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 407,203 408,528 765,158 17,752,949
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 143,708 147,081 949,764 20,868,808
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 77,815 86,975 1,028,911 25,102,728
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 53,521 87,029 1,999,226 58,942,801
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 8,624 50,279 1,262,081 38,779,696
Firms with 500 employees or more 2,266 321,051 9,609,617 207,841,548
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 552 10,805 202,635 5,609,747
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 297 8,733 142,085 3,731,762
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 304 11,019 186,974 4,886,938
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 165 8,085 139,141 3,458,456
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 120 8,345 112,786 2,656,845
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 281 27,777 390,867 8,793,606
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 547 246,287 8,435,129 178,704,194
Firms with 5,000 to 9,999 employees 204 34,773 597,116 13,173,613
Firms with 10,000 employees or more 343 211,514 7,838,013 165,530,581

 
 
U.S. - Retail trade - by Year
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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 693,137 9.3% 1.6% 0.3% 15,614,757 82.4% 69.6% 61.5%
link to 2007 detail 2007 712,947 9.4% 1.5% 0.3% 15,759,928 82.2% 68.9% 61.0%
link to 2006 detail 2006 725,577 9.5% 1.5% 0.3% 15,767,866 82.1% 68.3% 60.0%
link to 2005 detail 2005 736,940 9.4% 1.5% 0.3% 15,338,672 81.4% 67.3% 58.9%
link to 2004 detail 2004 734,984 9.8% 1.5% 0.3% 15,351,431 81.2% 66.5% 57.8%
link to 2003 detail 2003 732,854 9.7% 1.5% 0.3% 14,867,825 80.7% 65.8% 56.9%
link to 2002 detail 2002 736,130 9.6% 1.5% 0.3% 14,819,904 80.5% 65.6% 57.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 735,135 9.8% 1.5% 0.3% 14,890,289 80.4% 65.2% 56.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 731,444 9.9% 1.6% 0.3% 14,840,775 80.3% 65.0% 56.3%
link to 1999 detail 1999 730,303 9.8% 1.5% 0.3% 14,476,628 79.9% 64.5% 55.9%
link to 1998 detail 1998 738,890 9.6% 1.5% 0.3% 14,241,512 79.3% 63.7% 55.1%

 
 
Retail trade - by State
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State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to industry detail United States 693,137 9.3% 1.6% 0.3% 15,614,757 82.4% 69.6% 61.5%
link to industry detail Alabama 12,069 13.2% 4.9% 3.1% 243,753 80.8% 66.7% 58.3%
link to industry detail Alaska 1,962 14.9% 6.3% 4.4% 34,704 77.3% 61.9% 53.9%
link to industry detail Arizona 11,162 14.2% 6.8% 4.1% 343,480 87.5% 79.0% 69.9%
link to industry detail Arkansas 7,764 12.5% 5.2% 3.7% 141,751 77.7% 64.5% 57.4%
link to industry detail California 73,147 10.1% 2.5% 0.9% 1,668,747 83.0% 70.4% 61.5%
link to industry detail Colorado 12,604 12.3% 5.4% 3.6% 261,560 81.5% 69.8% 63.1%
link to industry detail Connecticut 9,437 14.2% 6.0% 4.0% 192,625 81.6% 66.8% 59.1%
link to industry detail Delaware 2,701 22.4% 13.8% 10.8% 55,233 83.2% 69.1% 60.6%
link to industry detail District of Columbia 1,471 20.1% 14.3% 10.8% 20,062 76.7% 67.5% 59.8%
link to industry detail Florida 45,764 7.7% 2.7% 1.4% 995,711 84.7% 76.1% 69.8%
link to industry detail Georgia 22,531 10.3% 4.0% 2.3% 475,961 83.1% 72.7% 65.8%
link to industry detail Hawaii 3,160 16.3% 8.4% 5.7% 71,373 82.0% 70.0% 56.8%
link to industry detail Idaho 4,389 17.1% 7.6% 5.4% 81,646 78.2% 61.3% 52.1%
link to industry detail Illinois 26,217 13.3% 4.3% 2.2% 652,695 84.7% 71.3% 63.2%
link to industry detail Indiana 13,676 14.8% 5.6% 3.3% 330,870 83.0% 69.5% 60.9%
link to industry detail Iowa 8,345 14.9% 6.0% 3.8% 180,264 80.5% 67.3% 59.3%
link to industry detail Kansas 7,739 15.2% 6.4% 4.2% 151,317 79.3% 64.6% 55.0%
link to industry detail Kentucky 10,394 14.4% 5.3% 3.5% 230,483 81.3% 67.5% 61.5%
link to industry detail Louisiana 11,223 13.7% 4.8% 3.1% 233,973 80.1% 64.1% 56.1%
link to industry detail Maine 4,963 14.0% 6.3% 4.5% 85,002 76.6% 62.0% 52.0%
link to industry detail Maryland 12,305 13.8% 6.0% 3.6% 294,131 83.5% 72.1% 62.6%
link to industry detail Massachusetts 16,893 12.1% 4.5% 2.6% 360,885 82.2% 69.6% 62.2%
link to industry detail Michigan 24,133 10.7% 3.3% 1.9% 466,350 80.3% 66.4% 58.7%
link to industry detail Minnesota 13,543 15.1% 5.3% 3.0% 304,368 81.5% 66.0% 56.1%
link to industry detail Mississippi 8,054 13.2% 5.0% 3.6% 145,355 78.3% 62.7% 54.6%
link to industry detail Missouri 14,311 14.7% 5.4% 3.3% 319,127 82.4% 67.6% 59.6%
link to industry detail Montana 3,979 14.2% 5.6% 3.9% 60,438 72.5% 53.8% 44.7%
link to industry detail Nebraska 5,257 16.7% 7.6% 5.0% 109,495 80.3% 65.2% 55.6%
link to industry detail Nevada 5,156 20.9% 12.4% 8.5% 141,638 86.8% 76.8% 67.8%
link to industry detail New Hampshire 4,397 17.9% 8.5% 6.0% 101,591 82.7% 69.5% 60.8%
link to industry detail New Jersey 24,324 9.6% 3.4% 1.9% 464,718 81.9% 70.1% 63.1%
link to industry detail New Mexico 4,644 17.6% 8.7% 6.2% 100,588 82.0% 69.0% 59.3%
link to industry detail New York 57,108 8.0% 2.0% 1.0% 892,335 78.5% 64.8% 57.8%
link to industry detail North Carolina 21,855 11.6% 3.9% 2.2% 476,759 82.4% 69.8% 62.7%
link to industry detail North Dakota 2,475 20.1% 9.4% 6.5% 44,968 76.9% 58.2% 45.4%
link to industry detail Ohio 22,670 13.6% 4.2% 2.3% 585,496 84.2% 70.9% 63.2%
link to industry detail Oklahoma 8,833 13.6% 5.4% 3.6% 177,757 80.3% 66.3% 58.5%
link to industry detail Oregon 9,909 15.0% 5.8% 3.5% 205,779 80.7% 65.4% 55.5%
link to industry detail Pennsylvania 28,107 13.7% 4.1% 2.0% 676,811 83.5% 68.8% 59.2%
link to industry detail Rhode Island 3,088 15.8% 9.5% 7.6% 50,391 78.4% 66.3% 59.8%
link to industry detail South Carolina 11,423 12.1% 5.2% 3.6% 236,741 81.7% 70.1% 64.2%
link to industry detail South Dakota 3,146 16.3% 8.1% 5.3% 50,711 73.9% 56.5% 43.7%
link to industry detail Tennessee 14,596 13.1% 4.9% 3.1% 326,762 82.8% 69.8% 63.1%
link to industry detail Texas 45,395 10.5% 3.1% 1.4% 1,170,986 85.1% 74.8% 67.3%
link to industry detail Utah 5,996 17.5% 7.8% 5.2% 147,690 83.5% 69.4% 58.8%
link to industry detail Vermont 2,866 17.5% 8.3% 6.3% 40,642 70.5% 50.9% 40.6%
link to industry detail Virginia 17,213 13.3% 5.3% 3.1% 433,582 84.4% 73.5% 65.6%
link to industry detail Washington 15,269 14.3% 4.8% 2.7% 332,049 81.7% 65.8% 56.8%
link to industry detail West Virginia 4,276 17.6% 7.3% 5.4% 92,821 81.0% 64.9% 57.8%
link to industry detail Wisconsin 13,724 15.8% 5.3% 3.0% 319,348 82.2% 65.6% 55.0%
link to industry detail Wyoming 2,208 17.9% 8.7% 5.7% 33,235 73.4% 55.2% 46.3%

 
 
U.S. - Retail trade - by Subsector
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Industry
detail
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 693,137 9.3% 1.6% 0.3% 15,614,757 82.4% 69.6% 61.5%
link to industry detail 441 Motor vehicle and parts dealers 90,456 20.5% 3.6% 0.3% 1,884,468 82.0% 46.8% 22.9%
link to industry detail 442 Furniture and home furnishings stores 43,563 7.6% 1.2% 0.3% 533,096 65.9% 48.6% 40.6%
link to industry detail 443 Electronics and appliance stores 27,988 6.3% 1.0% 0.3% 464,927 76.8% 66.4% 61.1%
link to industry detail 444 Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers 62,165 13.2% 2.0% 0.4% 1,334,541 77.9% 60.4% 52.0%
link to industry detail 445 Food and beverage stores 109,689 9.7% 1.7% 0.4% 2,861,854 86.3% 74.7% 66.9%
link to industry detail 446 Health and personal care stores 42,892 8.7% 1.5% 0.8% 1,025,095 80.5% 70.6% 67.7%
link to industry detail 447 Gasoline stations 66,477 8.2% 1.8% 0.4% 896,590 65.6% 50.3% 36.8%
link to industry detail 448 Clothing and clothing accessories stores 64,878 5.2% 1.1% 0.5% 1,648,150 85.4% 80.1% 76.4%
link to industry detail 451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores 37,824 6.4% 1.0% 0.3% 618,009 76.4% 65.7% 60.5%
link to industry detail 452 General merchandise stores 8,519 7.2% 2.1% 0.9% 2,977,387 99.1% 98.6% 98.1%
link to industry detail 453 Miscellaneous store retailers 91,942 5.2% 1.1% 0.3% 778,987 57.2% 42.5% 34.0%
link to industry detail 454 Nonstore retailers 50,385 8.9% 2.4% 1.0% 591,653 71.0% 52.4% 38.6%

 
 
U.S. - Retail trade - by Industry
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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 +
link to state detail 441 Motor vehicle and parts dealers 90,456 20.5% 3.6% 0.3% 1,884,468 82.0% 46.8% 22.9%
link to state detail 4411 Automobile dealers 44,702 31.9% 6.1% 0.3% 1,253,716 89.6% 46.8% 14.5%
link to state detail 44111 New car dealers 20,742 64.7% 12.9% 0.7% 1,125,163 95.4% 49.9% 14.5%
link to state detail 44112 Used car dealers 24,225 4.4% 0.7% 0.1% 128,553 39.0% D D
link to state detail 4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 14,914 14.2% 1.1% 0.2% 164,873 59.4% 18.6% 10.7%
link to state detail 44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 2,631 18.9% 2.4% 0.4% 40,453 68.3% 31.0% 15.6%
link to state detail 44122 Motorcycle, boat, and other motor vehicle dealers 12,285 13.2% 0.8% 0.2% 124,420 56.5% D D
link to state detail 441221 Motorcycle, ATV, and personal watercraft dealers 5,628 19.3% 0.9% 0.1% 69,612 63.8% D D
link to state detail 441222 Boat dealers 4,537 8.5% 0.7% 0.2% 40,743 49.0% D D
link to state detail 441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 2,127 7.1% 1.0% 0.4% 14,065 41.8% 12.9% 6.1%
link to state detail 4413 Automotive parts, accessories, and tire stores 30,966 7.5% 1.2% 0.3% 465,879 69.6% 56.8% 50.0%
link to state detail 44131 Automotive parts and accessories stores 19,857 6.9% 1.2% 0.3% 303,113 71.9% 60.8% 55.5%
link to state detail 44132 Tire dealers 11,158 8.8% 1.5% 0.3% 162,766 65.1% 49.4% 39.8%
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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 +
link to state detail 442 Furniture and home furnishings stores 43,563 7.6% 1.2% 0.3% 533,096 65.9% 48.6% 40.6%
link to state detail 4421 Furniture stores 18,313 10.9% 1.8% 0.5% 252,530 67.2% 45.0% 32.6%
link to state detail 4422 Home furnishings stores 25,307 5.3% 0.8% 0.2% 280,566 64.7% 52.0% 47.8%
link to state detail 44221 Floor covering stores 12,330 6.4% 0.6% 0.1% 84,248 37.0% D D
link to state detail 44229 Other home furnishings stores 12,985 4.3% 1.0% 0.4% 196,318 76.6% 70.4% 67.4%
link to state detail 442291 Window treatment stores 2,144 3.0% 0.6% 0.1% 8,432 29.3% D D
link to state detail 442299 All other home furnishings stores 10,845 4.6% 1.1% 0.4% 187,886 78.8% 73.0% 70.1%
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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 +
link to state detail 443 Electronics and appliance stores 27,988 6.3% 1.0% 0.3% 464,927 76.8% 66.4% 61.1%
link to state detail 44311 Appliance, television, and other electronics stores 21,782 6.8% 1.1% 0.3% 363,649 76.3% 65.0% 59.0%
link to state detail 443111 Household appliance stores 7,376 7.5% 1.1% 0.3% 69,113 51.6% 29.3% 20.5%
link to state detail 443112 Radio, television, and other electronics stores 14,429 6.6% 1.2% 0.4% 294,536 D 73.4% 68.1%
link to state detail 44312 Computer and software stores 5,473 3.8% 0.8% 0.4% 88,388 79.2% D D
link to state detail 44313 Camera and photographic supplies stores 740 9.1% 1.4% 0.4% 12,890 74.4% D D
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code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 444 Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers 62,165 13.2% 2.0% 0.4% 1,334,541 77.9% 60.4% 52.0%
link to state detail 4441 Building material and supplies dealers 45,870 14.2% 2.2% 0.4% 1,170,974 81.1% 65.0% 57.4%
link to state detail 44411 Home centers 2,565 24.4% 4.2% 0.8% (100,000+) D D D
link to state detail 44412 Paint and wallpaper stores 2,273 8.8% 2.0% 0.6% 38,148 74.9% D D
link to state detail 44413 Hardware stores 11,731 13.0% 1.4% 0.3% 143,227 57.8% 28.1% 19.2%
link to state detail 44419 Other building material dealers 29,526 14.7% 2.6% 0.5% 385,527 64.2% 32.0% 15.3%
link to state detail 4442 Lawn and garden equipment and supplies stores 16,358 10.9% 1.8% 0.2% 163,567 55.1% D D
link to state detail 44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 4,011 6.2% 1.2% 0.1% 26,161 30.6% D D
link to state detail 44422 Nursery, garden center, and farm supply stores 12,361 12.5% 2.0% 0.3% 137,406 59.7% D D
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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 +
link to state detail 445 Food and beverage stores 109,689 9.7% 1.7% 0.4% 2,861,854 86.3% 74.7% 66.9%
link to state detail 4451 Grocery stores 62,757 13.5% 2.6% 0.6% 2,570,754 91.6% 81.1% 73.1%
link to state detail 44511 Supermarkets and other grocery (except convenience) stores 40,343 19.4% 3.7% 0.8% 2,450,033 94.3% 83.8% 75.7%
link to state detail 44512 Convenience stores 22,465 3.1% 0.7% 0.2% 120,721 37.4% 26.1% 20.9%
link to state detail 4452 Specialty food stores 19,888 6.9% 0.9% 0.3% 145,236 47.6% 21.7% 13.2%
link to state detail 44521 Meat markets 5,356 6.9% 0.8% 0.2% 42,361 43.0% D D
link to state detail 44522 Fish and seafood markets 2,013 5.1% 0.5% 0.1% 9,732 31.3% D D
link to state detail 44523 Fruit and vegetable markets 2,836 7.9% 0.6% 0.0 19,653 54.5% D D
link to state detail 44529 Other specialty food stores 9,688 6.9% 1.2% 0.4% 73,490 50.6% 28.0% 20.0%
link to state detail 445291 Baked goods stores 2,974 6.4% 1.1% 0.4% 19,856 46.9% D D
link to state detail 445292 Confectionery and nut stores 2,074 7.4% 2.1% 0.7% 18,745 60.2% 45.1% 36.0%
link to state detail 445299 All other specialty food stores 4,641 7.1% 0.8% 0.3% 34,889 47.5% D D
link to state detail 4453 Beer, wine, and liquor stores 27,184 3.2% 0.5% 0.2% 145,864 30.5% 15.3% 10.7%
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code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 446 Health and personal care stores 42,892 8.7% 1.5% 0.8% 1,025,095 80.5% 70.6% 67.7%
link to state detail 44611 Pharmacies and drug stores 18,552 13.7% 2.1% 1.2% 756,108 84.8% 75.6% 73.3%
link to state detail 44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, and perfume stores 6,824 2.7% 0.5% 0.2% 95,148 77.9% 72.8% 71.5%
link to state detail 44613 Optical goods stores 5,228 4.5% 1.1% 0.4% 73,952 D D D
link to state detail 44619 Other health and personal care stores 12,437 7.2% 1.7% 0.9% 99,887 53.6% D D
link to state detail 446191 Food (health) supplement stores 4,981 4.6% 0.6% 0.2% 42,453 58.3% D D
link to state detail 446199 All other health and personal care stores 7,464 9.0% 2.5% 1.3% 57,434 50.2% 24.4% 13.2%
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 447 Gasoline stations 66,477 8.2% 1.8% 0.4% 896,590 65.6% 50.3% 36.8%
link to state detail 44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 52,626 8.3% 1.9% 0.4% 725,298 65.4% 51.2% 37.2%
link to state detail 44719 Other gasoline stations 14,816 13.0% 4.1% 0.9% 171,292 66.2% 46.2% 34.8%
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code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 448 Clothing and clothing accessories stores 64,878 5.2% 1.1% 0.5% 1,648,150 85.4% 80.1% 76.4%
link to state detail 4481 Clothing stores 39,852 5.9% 1.4% 0.6% 1,287,189 88.5% 83.9% 80.6%
link to state detail 44811 Men's clothing stores 4,694 7.9% 2.0% 0.9% 58,127 69.8% 55.9% 47.4%
link to state detail 44812 Women's clothing stores 13,067 5.7% 1.5% 0.8% 343,364 D 80.6% 77.2%
link to state detail 44813 Children's and infants' clothing stores 2,795 5.0% 1.6% 0.8% 91,498 D 86.0% 81.6%
link to state detail 44814 Family clothing stores 8,076 9.7% 2.9% 1.5% 662,139 95.4% 92.9% 90.8%
link to state detail 44815 Clothing accessories stores 3,782 2.7% 0.9% 0.6% 38,407 D D D
link to state detail 44819 Other clothing stores 7,787 6.6% 1.6% 0.6% 93,654 68.7% 55.9% 48.5%
link to state detail 4482 Shoe stores 6,698 8.1% 1.8% 0.8% 208,175 87.5% 80.7% 75.8%
link to state detail 4483 Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores 18,445 3.1% 0.7% 0.3% 152,786 57.0% 47.3% 41.6%
link to state detail 44831 Jewelry stores 17,855 2.9% 0.6% 0.2% 145,598 56.3% 47.0% 41.8%
link to state detail 44832 Luggage and leather goods stores 591 9.6% 3.0% 1.2% 7,188 71.8% D D
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code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores 37,824 6.4% 1.0% 0.3% 618,009 76.4% 65.7% 60.5%
link to state detail 4511 Sporting goods, hobby, and musical instrument stores 30,058 6.2% 0.8% 0.2% 431,849 72.8% 60.8% 56.2%
link to state detail 45111 Sporting goods stores 17,171 6.9% 0.9% 0.3% 228,358 71.7% 57.4% 52.5%
link to state detail 45112 Hobby, toy, and game stores 5,470 5.7% 0.9% 0.3% 124,167 D 75.1% 71.3%
link to state detail 45113 Sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores 3,967 3.4% 0.4% 0.1% 46,107 66.7% D D
link to state detail 45114 Musical instrument and supplies stores 3,454 6.7% 0.7% 0.1% 33,217 55.8% D D
link to state detail 4512 Book, periodical, and music stores 7,772 7.3% 1.7% 0.5% 186,160 84.6% 76.8% 70.3%
link to state detail 45121 Book stores and news dealers 5,656 7.7% 1.9% 0.6% 159,572 86.8% 80.0% 74.3%
link to state detail 451211 Book stores 4,436 8.9% 2.3% 0.7% 151,940 88.4% 81.9% 76.0%
link to state detail 451212 News dealers and newsstands 1,231 3.7% 1.0% 0.5% 7,632 56.4% D D
link to state detail 45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, and record stores 2,122 6.6% 1.4% 0.3% 26,588 71.2% 57.5% 46.4%
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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 +
link to state detail 452 General merchandise stores 8,519 7.2% 2.1% 0.9% 2,977,387 99.1% 98.6% 98.1%
link to state detail 4521 Department stores 138 25.4% 20.3% 18.1% 1,292,007 D 100.0% 99.9%
link to state detail 452111 Department stores (except discount department stores) 65 36.9% 30.8% 29.2% 550,382 100.0% D 99.9%
link to state detail 452112 Discount department stores 76 18.4% 14.5% 11.8% (100,000+) D D D
link to state detail 4529 Other general merchandise stores 8,391 7.0% 1.9% 0.7% 1,685,380 98.4% 97.5% 96.7%
link to state detail 45291 Warehouse clubs and supercenters 33 39.4% 33.3% 33.3% 1,374,120 D 100.0% 100.0%
link to state detail 45299 All other general merchandise stores 8,359 6.9% 1.8% 0.6% 311,260 91.4% 86.7% 82.1%
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 453 Miscellaneous store retailers 91,942 5.2% 1.1% 0.3% 778,987 57.2% 42.5% 34.0%
link to state detail 4531 Florists 17,808 2.9% 0.2% 0.0 89,741 21.9% D D
link to state detail 4532 Office supplies, stationery, and gift stores 27,294 6.1% 1.2% 0.4% 304,985 66.8% 53.5% 47.0%
link to state detail 45321 Office supplies and stationery stores 4,997 6.9% 1.2% 0.4% 114,393 83.1% 76.1% 73.7%
link to state detail 45322 Gift, novelty, and souvenir stores 22,327 6.0% 1.2% 0.5% 190,592 57.1% 40.0% 31.0%
link to state detail 4533 Used merchandise stores 12,972 7.7% 3.0% 0.9% 134,683 68.8% 55.3% 35.4%
link to state detail 4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 33,965 4.9% 0.9% 0.3% 249,578 51.8% D D
link to state detail 45391 Pet and pet supplies stores 5,786 7.0% 0.8% 0.2% 98,131 D D D
link to state detail 45392 Art dealers 6,024 2.1% 0.3% 0.1% 21,960 25.2% D D
link to state detail 45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 2,455 5.7% 0.8% 0.4% 18,588 43.5% D D
link to state detail 45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 19,719 5.1% 1.1% 0.3% 110,899 39.7% D D
link to state detail 453991 Tobacco stores 4,976 5.7% 1.9% 0.6% 26,065 41.1% 20.5% 7.0%
link to state detail 453998 All other miscellaneous store retailers (except tobacco stores) 14,745 5.0% 0.8% 0.2% 84,834 39.3% D D
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 454 Nonstore retailers 50,385 8.9% 2.4% 1.0% 591,653 71.0% 52.4% 38.6%
link to state detail 4541 Electronic shopping and mail-order houses 20,898 10.3% 3.7% 1.7% 332,405 79.4% 64.1% 48.9%
link to state detail 454111 Electronic shopping 14,577 7.8% 2.6% 1.4% 125,606 63.5% 42.5% 29.1%
link to state detail 454112 Electronic auctions 387 7.0% 2.8% 1.6% 5,978 82.9% D D
link to state detail 454113 Mail-order houses 5,986 17.4% 7.1% 3.2% 200,821 89.2% 77.4% 60.7%
link to state detail 4542 Vending machine operators 4,408 8.6% 2.0% 0.5% 47,194 70.8% 48.0% 27.0%
link to state detail 4543 Direct selling establishments 25,107 7.9% 1.6% 0.5% 212,054 57.9% 35.0% 25.0%
link to state detail 45431 Fuel dealers 5,675 15.6% 3.3% 0.9% 84,345 67.4% 43.3% 32.1%
link to state detail 454311 Heating oil dealers 3,308 15.8% 3.3% 0.8% 41,668 63.3% 32.7% 20.8%
link to state detail 454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 2,214 18.0% 4.7% 1.6% 42,089 72.4% 54.4% 43.7%
link to state detail 454319 Other fuel dealers 191 1.0%0.0 0.0 588 4.8% 0.0 0.0
link to state detail 45439 Other direct selling establishments 19,440 5.7% 1.1% 0.4% 127,709 51.6% 29.5% 20.3%

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