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

By industry
 
Massachusetts - Wholesale 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 7,620 8,647 142,838 10,288,969
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 3,571 3,576 6,417 378,638
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 1,261 1,272 8,257 490,900
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 845 863 11,103 699,540
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,039 1,178 35,172 2,279,274
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 387 517 24,922 1,767,584
Firms with 500 employees or more 517 1,241 56,967 4,673,033

 
 
Massachusetts - 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 7,620 25.5% 11.9% 6.8% 142,838 82.0% 57.3% 39.9%
link to 2007 detail 2007 7,679 24.9% 11.5% 6.5% 143,053 81.3% 57.2% 40.3%
link to 2006 detail 2006 7,640 25.1% 11.6% 6.6% 144,638 81.7% 57.8% 40.5%
link to 2005 detail 2005 7,860 24.5% 11.5% 6.6% 149,283 81.9% 58.9% 41.2%
link to 2004 detail 2004 7,974 24.1% 11.0% 6.5% 143,292 80.6% 56.6% 39.9%
link to 2003 detail 2003 8,199 23.7% 11.0% 6.5% 145,788 80.1% 56.6% 39.3%
link to 2002 detail 2002 8,573 23.0% 10.5% 6.2% 149,414 79.3% 55.3% 38.9%
link to 2001 detail 2001 8,755 23.8% 11.0% 6.8% 161,794 80.3% 56.7% 38.9%
link to 2000 detail 2000 8,966 23.3% 11.0% 6.8% 156,242 79.0% 55.2% 36.9%
link to 1999 detail 1999 9,150 22.5% 10.6% 6.6% 148,348 77.7% 53.2% 36.0%
link to 1998 detail 1998 9,216 22.6% 10.4% 6.5% 147,663 77.5% 52.6% 36.1%

 
 
Massachusetts - Wholesale trade - by Subsector
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.
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 7,620 25.5% 11.9% 6.8% 142,838 82.0% 57.3% 39.9%
423 Merchant wholesalers, durable goods 4,256 29.9% 13.9% 7.9% 81,022 81.7% 53.8% 35.6%
424 Merchant wholesalers, nondurable goods 2,297 27.8% 13.9% 8.4% 52,535 85.4% 64.4% 46.1%
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 1,102 5.9% 2.1% 1.4% 9,281 64.7% D 42.7%

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