U.S. Department of Commerce

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

By industry
 
Illinois - 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 16,754 19,756 317,823 19,574,809
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 8,399 8,421 14,024 750,972
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 2,576 2,610 16,869 904,646
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,900 1,984 24,416 1,316,900
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 2,172 2,663 70,798 3,888,470
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 846 1,504 54,482 3,121,002
Firms with 500 employees or more 861 2,574 137,234 9,592,819

 
 
Illinois - 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 16,754 23.2% 10.2% 5.1% 317,823 82.6% 60.3% 43.2%
link to 2007 detail 2007 17,143 22.3% 9.7% 4.9% 302,971 81.3% 58.1% 42.4%
link to 2006 detail 2006 17,101 22.5% 9.9% 5.0% 315,469 82.0% 59.8% 42.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 17,260 22.3% 9.7% 5.0% 322,342 82.2% 60.1% 44.5%
link to 2004 detail 2004 17,341 22.6% 9.7% 5.1% 323,273 81.9% 59.6% 44.6%
link to 2003 detail 2003 17,659 22.5% 9.6% 5.1% 325,903 81.6% 59.2% 44.7%
link to 2002 detail 2002 17,861 23.0% 9.7% 5.2% 322,579 81.4% 58.1% 43.4%
link to 2001 detail 2001 18,083 23.4% 10.2% 5.6% 343,491 82.0% 59.1% 44.1%
link to 2000 detail 2000 18,633 23.2% 10.0% 5.5% 344,027 81.5% 58.0% 42.9%
link to 1999 detail 1999 18,911 23.0% 10.0% 5.5% 338,196 80.7% 57.1% 42.4%
link to 1998 detail 1998 19,024 23.1% 10.2% 5.5% 330,809 79.9% 56.2% 40.2%

 
 
Illinois - 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 16,754 23.2% 10.2% 5.1% 317,823 82.6% 60.3% 43.2%
423 Merchant wholesalers, durable goods 9,512 27.0% 12.1% 6.2% 180,287 82.1% 57.2% 38.7%
424 Merchant wholesalers, nondurable goods 4,810 26.0% 12.0% 6.3% 124,659 86.8% 68.0% 52.0%
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 2,517 5.6% 2.0% 0.9% 12,877 49.1% 30.2% 20.5%

All-sector table By industry

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