U.S. Department of Commerce

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

By industry
 
Alabama - Wholesale 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 4,537 5,621 79,712 3,722,425
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 1,967 1,972 3,523 159,565
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 744 752 4,904 199,095
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 563 589 7,153 323,455
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 602 780 18,444 807,132
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 267 469 15,604 738,355
Firms with 500 employees or more 394 1,059 30,084 1,494,823

 
 
Alabama - Wholesale 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 4,537 27.8% 14.6% 8.7% 79,712 80.5% 57.3% 37.7%
link to 2007 detail 2007 4,553 27.4% 13.7% 8.3% 79,983 80.3% 56.1% 38.5%
link to 2006 detail 2006 4,595 26.6% 13.7% 8.4% 79,498 79.9% 55.2% 37.7%
link to 2005 detail 2005 4,539 26.6% 13.5% 8.3% 78,099 79.2% 54.9% 37.6%
link to 2004 detail 2004 4,576 26.7% 13.1% 8.1% 76,123 78.6% 52.7% 34.1%
link to 2003 detail 2003 4,698 26.0% 12.8% 8.0% 75,990 78.1% 53.1% 35.1%
link to 2002 detail 2002 4,805 25.8% 12.8% 8.0% 76,391 77.2% 52.8% 34.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 4,943 25.9% 13.2% 8.6% 79,873 77.3% 52.3% 34.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 5,104 26.1% 13.1% 8.6% 82,141 77.1% 51.7% 34.2%
link to 1999 detail 1999 5,248 26.0% 12.7% 8.3% 82,147 76.8% 50.5% 33.0%
link to 1998 detail 1998 5,362 25.3% 11.9% 7.6% 79,149 75.4% 47.5% 30.3%

 
 
Alabama - Wholesale 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 +
42 Wholesale trade 4,537 27.8% 14.6% 8.7% 79,712 80.5% 57.3% 37.7%
423 Merchant wholesalers, durable goods 2,741 30.9% 16.9% 10.1% 45,412 77.6% 52.3% 32.4%
424 Merchant wholesalers, nondurable goods 1,147 33.2% 17.7% 10.9% 30,617 87.8% 68.1% 47.8%
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 681 9.4% 2.2% 1.5% 3,683 55.0% D 20.0%

All-sector table By industry

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