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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 424 - Merchant wholesalers, nondurable goods
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U.S. - Merchant wholesalers, nondurable goods - 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 100,961 129,823 2,313,409 122,306,711
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 54,098 54,289 93,389 4,221,837
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 17,030 17,376 111,926 4,741,134
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 12,114 12,938 159,689 7,142,339
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 12,963 16,728 477,874 22,416,632
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 3,384 9,223 432,190 21,029,538
Firms with 500 employees or more 1,372 19,269 1,038,341 62,755,231
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 296 1,434 73,886 3,549,124
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 181 1,098 56,468 2,958,493
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 174 917 47,276 3,156,597
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 109 969 41,029 2,768,223
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 77 901 34,744 2,229,851
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 205 2,591 137,660 8,730,009
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 330 11,359 647,278 39,362,934

 
 
U.S. - Merchant wholesalers, nondurable goods - 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 100,961 17.6% 4.7% 1.4% 2,313,409 84.2% 63.6% 44.9%
link to 2007 detail 2007 102,988 16.8% 4.4% 1.3% 2,228,049 83.3% 62.3% 43.8%
link to 2006 detail 2006 103,543 17.0% 4.5% 1.3% 2,267,735 83.3% 62.1% 43.1%
link to 2005 detail 2005 106,114 16.7% 4.4% 1.3% 2,289,266 83.1% 62.0% 43.5%
link to 2004 detail 2004 107,881 16.9% 4.4% 1.3% 2,294,256 82.8% 61.2% 43.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 112,221 16.4% 4.2% 1.3% 2,287,616 82.2% 60.3% 42.4%

 
 
Merchant wholesalers, nondurable goods - by State
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.
State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
United States 100,961 17.6% 4.7% 1.4% 2,313,409 84.2% 63.6% 44.9%
Alabama 1,147 33.2% 17.7% 10.9% 30,617 87.8% 68.1% 47.8%
Alaska 220 35.0% 21.4% 18.2% 3,763 86.9% 61.8% 49.6%
Arizona 1,580 28.8% 16.4% 10.1% 31,395 85.1% 63.7% 48.4%
Arkansas 816 39.6% 22.5% 16.1% 18,790 86.8% 64.5% 49.3%
California 18,827 17.0% 5.3% 2.1% 321,389 79.2% 54.7% 34.4%
Colorado 1,664 28.3% 17.5% 10.6% 32,702 84.8% 65.7% 48.8%
Connecticut 1,190 29.5% 16.6% 9.8% 29,004 86.9% 69.3% 48.1%
Delaware 281 34.5% 24.9% 17.8% 12,773 95.0% 89.6% 79.7%
District of Columbia 152 33.6% 19.1% 11.2% 2,069 76.0% D 37.2%
Florida 7,717 15.5% 6.8% 3.4% 123,124 80.1% 61.4% 44.2%
Georgia 3,002 29.8% 15.4% 8.6% 70,823 86.7% 68.2% 51.9%
Hawaii 736 26.9% 12.4% 7.9% 11,685 77.9% 48.8% 24.0%
Idaho 555 36.6% 19.8% 12.8% 11,649 88.1% 58.5% 39.2%
Illinois 4,810 26.0% 12.0% 6.3% 124,659 86.8% 68.0% 52.0%
Indiana 1,640 31.0% 17.5% 10.2% 38,108 85.5% 65.3% 45.1%
Iowa 1,207 33.3% 16.7% 9.0% 27,629 85.0% 61.3% 34.9%
Kansas 1,005 35.0% 17.0% 10.8% 24,069 86.1% 63.7% 47.5%
Kentucky 981 36.0% 22.0% 14.2% 26,761 88.1% 71.5% 49.3%
Louisiana 1,345 31.7% 15.4% 9.6% 29,662 85.2% 59.9% 40.6%
Maine 545 24.0% 14.9% 9.9% 8,376 80.1% D D
Maryland 1,449 30.9% 15.9% 10.2% 39,048 89.1% 68.8% 51.9%
Massachusetts 2,297 27.8% 13.9% 8.4% 52,535 85.4% 64.4% 46.1%
Michigan 2,446 27.5% 13.8% 7.9% 54,833 85.5% 66.2% 48.1%
Minnesota 1,951 30.3% 15.8% 9.3% 46,117 86.4% 66.0% 46.4%
Mississippi 779 33.2% 18.0% 10.7% 16,431 84.7% 63.3% 39.8%
Missouri 1,919 32.7% 16.2% 9.9% 57,577 89.0% 71.2% 58.7%
Montana 378 32.0% 17.7% 12.4% 5,765 81.7% 48.3% 29.8%
Nebraska 766 35.1% 19.7% 12.3% 20,938 89.7% 71.4% 47.8%
Nevada 790 31.1% 18.9% 12.7% 13,858 82.9% 61.2% 47.6%
New Hampshire 367 39.2% 25.6% 16.6% 8,415 87.4% 69.5% 43.6%
New Jersey 5,084 22.0% 9.1% 4.7% 125,423 86.7% 68.1% 48.8%
New Mexico 528 32.0% 20.5% 15.2% 9,234 81.5% 63.8% 47.9%
New York 12,920 15.7% 5.2% 2.3% 187,211 78.1% 53.2% 33.0%
North Carolina 2,727 26.8% 14.0% 7.7% 63,624 86.5% 68.8% 47.8%
North Dakota 464 33.8% 17.5% 11.6% 8,169 79.3% 53.0% 41.1%
Ohio 2,851 31.9% 16.0% 9.0% 75,838 87.3% 65.9% 46.5%
Oklahoma 1,041 30.8% 17.6% 11.0% 19,755 82.8% 63.6% 44.3%
Oregon 1,318 31.9% 17.1% 10.4% 29,073 85.6% 64.1% 42.9%
Pennsylvania 3,505 27.7% 13.1% 7.0% 90,783 86.3% 66.8% 47.5%
Rhode Island 409 34.5% 18.1% 12.5% 5,840 78.2% 44.1% 24.7%
South Carolina 1,121 29.8% 16.9% 10.5% 24,264 85.4% 69.2% 51.2%
South Dakota 394 33.0% 18.0% 11.9% 6,709 79.0% 51.7% 31.6%
Tennessee 1,589 33.0% 19.2% 12.2% 51,498 90.1% 76.2% 63.2%
Texas 6,771 22.2% 10.0% 5.2% 158,198 84.9% 67.7% 51.4%
Utah 837 33.0% 18.4% 12.8% 17,305 86.0% 64.7% 51.1%
Vermont 265 36.2% 20.4% 12.1% 5,711 84.9% 61.7% 24.4%
Virginia 1,617 28.9% 15.7% 9.4% 37,794 86.6% 66.9% 49.6%
Washington 2,455 27.1% 14.0% 8.1% 53,649 85.4% 65.7% 42.8%
West Virginia 347 39.8% 23.1% 17.3% 6,846 82.3% 53.6% 44.2%
Wisconsin 1,744 31.2% 15.6% 8.4% 39,521 84.7% 61.8% 37.1%
Wyoming 203 35.0% 21.2% 13.8% 2,400 71.5% 43.3% 25.1%

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