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This section relates to the place and behavior of the business firm and to business initiative in the American economy. It includes data on the number, type, and size of businesses; financial data of domestic and multinational U.S. corporations; business investments, expenditures, and profits; and sales and inventories.
Tables for Business Enterprise Section [PDF 924k]
764 - Business Cycle Expansions and Contractions--Months of Duration: 1945 to 2001 [Excel 26k]
765 - Composite Indexes of Leading, Coincident, and Lagging Economic Indicators: 2000 to 2005 [Excel 27k]
766 - Manufacturing and Trade--Sales and Inventories: 1992 to 2005 [Excel 20k]
767 - Industrial Production Indexes, By Industry and Major Market Groups: 1990 to 2005 [Excel 44k]
768 - Index Of Industrial Capacity: 1990 to 2005 [Excel 27k]
769 - Productivity and Related Measures: 1980 to 2005 [Excel 86k]
736 - Economic Census summary (NAICS 1997 Basis): 1997 and 2002 [Excel 38k]
737 - Nonemployer Establishments and Receipts by Industry: 2000 to 2003 [Excel 23k]
738 - Establishments, Employees and Payroll by Employment-Size Class: 1990 to 2003 [Excel 23k]
739 - Establishments, Employees, and Payroll by Employment-Size Class and Industry: 2000 to 2003 [Excel 53k]
740 - Employer Firms, Establishments, Employment, Annual Payroll by Enterprise Size: 1990 to 2003 [Excel 27k]
741 - Firm Births and Deaths by Employment Size of Enterprise: 1990 to 2003 [Excel 21k]
742 - Employer Firms, Employment, and Annual Payroll by Enterprise Size and Industry: 2003 [Excel 36k]
743 - Employer Firms, Employment, and Payroll by Employment Size of Enterprise and State: 2000 and 2003 [Excel 57k]
744 - Employer Firm Births and Deaths and Business Bankruptcies by State: 2000 to 2005 [Excel 34k]
754 - Bankruptcy Petitions Filed and Pending by Type and Chapter: 1990 to 2005 [Excel 25k]
755 - Bankruptcy Cases Filed by State: 2000 to 2005 [Excel 41k]
759 - Net Stock of Private Fixed Assets by Industry: 2000 to 2004 [Excel 57k]
760 - Gross Private Domestic Investment in Current and Real (2000) Dollars: 1990 to 2004 [Excel 47k]
761 - Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Equipment and Computer Software Expenditures: 2003 and 2004 [Excel 20k]
762 - Capital Expenditures: 2000 to 2004 [Excel 18k]
763 - Capital Expenditures by Industry: 2000 and 2004 [Excel 19k]
774 - Value Added, Employment, and Capital Expenditures of Nonbank U.S. Multinational Companies: 1990 to 2003 [Excel 30k]
775 - U.S. Multinational Companies--Selected Characteristics: 2003 [Excel 88k]
776 - U.S. Multinational Companies--Value Added: 2000 and 2003 [Excel 48k]
777 - U.S. Multinational Companies--Value Added by Industry of Affiliate and Country: 2003 [Excel 60k]
756 - Patents and Trademarks: 1990 to 2005 [Excel 30k]
757 - Patents by State: 2005 [Excel 52k]
758 - Copyright Registrations by Subject Matter: 1990 to 2005 [Excel 23k]
770 - Corporate Profits, Taxes, and Dividends: 1990 to 2005 [Excel 28k]
771 - Corporate Profits With Inventory Valuation and Capital Consumption Adjustments--Financial and Nonfinancial Industries: 2000 to 2005 [Excel 22k]
772 - Corporate Profits Before Taxes by Industry: 2000 to 2004 [Excel 30k]
773 - Manufacturing, Mining, and Trade Corporations--Profits and Stockholders' Equity by Industry: 2004 and 2005 [Excel 24k]
724 - Number of Returns, Receipts, and Net Income by Type of Business: 1980 to 2003 [Excel 20k]
725- Number of Returns and Business Receipts by Size of Receipts: 1990 to 2003 [Excel 35k]
726 - Number of Returns, Receipts, and Net Income by Type of Business and Industry: 2003 [Excel 27k]
727 - Nonfarm Sole Proprietorships--Selected Income and Deduction Items: 1990 to 2003 [Excel 33k]
728 - Partnerships--Selected Income and Balance Sheet Items: 1990 to 2003 [Excel 25k]
729 - Partnerships--Selected Items by Industry: 2003 [Excel 22k]
730 - Nonfarm Noncorporate Business-Sector Balance Sheet: 1990 to 2005 [Excel 32k]
731 - Nonfinancial Corporate Business-Sector Balance Sheet: 1990 to 2005 [Excel 58k]
732 - Corporate Funds--Sources and Uses: 1990 to 2005 [Excel 76k]
733 - Corporations--Selected Financial Items: 1990 to 2003 [Excel 27k]
734 - Corporations by Receipt-Size Class and Industry: 2003 [Excel 25k]
735 - Corporations by Asset-Size Class and Industry: 2003 [Excel 27k]
745 - Small Business Administration Loans to Minority-Owned Small Businesses: 2000 to 2005 [Excel 20k]
746 - U.S. Firms--Ownership by Women, Race and Hispanic or Latino Origin Groups: 2002 [Excel 20k]
747 - Women-Owned Firms by Kind of Business and Receipts Size: 2002 [Excel 22k]
748 - Hispanic- or Latino-Owned Firms by Kind of Business and Receipts Size: 2002 [Excel 22k]
749 - Women-Owned and Minority-Owned Firms With Paid Employees by Employment Size: 2002 [Excel 22k]
750 - Black-Owned Firms by Kind of Business and Receipts Size: 2002 [Excel 23k]
751 - American Indian- and Alaska Native-Owned Firms by Kind of Business and Receipts Size: 2002 [Excel 22k]
752 - Asian-Owned Firms by Kind of Business and Receipts Size: 2002 [Excel 22k]
753 - Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-Owned Firms by Kind of Business and Receipts Size: 2002 [Excel 23k]
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