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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1999:
Retail Trade
California
By detailed employment size By year By industry
 
California - Retail 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 72,026 106,864 1,421,434 32,620,675
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 8,179 8,221 0 357,095
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 32,525 32,692 70,781 1,204,166
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 14,850 15,250 97,775 1,791,968
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 8,712 9,817 114,227 2,334,309
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 6,000 9,393 222,663 6,247,207
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,091 4,938 130,289 4,053,468
Firms with 500 employees or more 669 26,553 785,699 16,632,462
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 153 1,520 31,385 902,265
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 84 1,432 21,514 472,433
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 84 1,262 20,747 424,179
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 348 22,339 712,053 14,833,585
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

California - Retail trade - by Year
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.
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 73,147 10.1% 2.5% 0.9% 1,668,747 83.0% 70.4% 61.5%
link to 2006 detail 2006 76,669 10.6% 2.5% 0.9% 1,700,802 83.0% 69.2% 59.3%
link to 2005 detail 2005 76,913 10.4% 2.5% 0.9% 1,651,973 82.7% 68.6% 59.0%
link to 2004 detail 2004 75,465 11.0% 2.6% 0.9% 1,662,333 82.7% 68.3% 58.1%
link to 2003 detail 2003 74,788 10.9% 2.6% 0.9% 1,592,087 82.0% 67.4% 57.0%
link to 2002 detail 2002 74,868 11.1% 2.6% 0.9% 1,534,667 81.2% 66.1% 55.4%
link to 2001 detail 2001 74,616 11.1% 2.5% 0.9% 1,531,595 81.0% 65.4% 55.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 73,489 11.0% 2.5% 0.9% 1,491,460 80.7% 65.0% 55.4%
link to 1999 detail 1999 72,026 10.8% 2.4% 0.9% 1,421,434 80.1% 64.4% 55.3%
link to 1998 detail 1998 71,858 10.6% 2.4% 0.9% 1,382,643 79.5% 63.8% 54.8%

 

 

California - Retail 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 +
44-45 Retail Trade 72,026 10.8% 2.4% 0.9% 1,421,434 80.1% 64.4% 55.3%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 8,024 22.5% 5.1% 0.9% 191,402 84.5% 50.4% 24.0%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 4,866 11.4% 2.5% 1.2% 56,183 65.8% 41.1% 31.9%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 3,786 8.8% 2.0% 1.0% 52,962 72.6% 57.1% 52.0%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 5,315 15.9% 3.3% 1.3% 107,122 76.9% 55.3% 45.3%
445 Food & beverage stores 12,348 9.5% 1.8% 0.5% 293,224 85.2% 73.2% 65.5%
446 Health & personal care stores 4,664 8.6% 1.8% 1.1% 95,813 79.8% 69.2% 66.4%
447 Gasoline stations 5,841 9.1% 1.1% 0.4% 66,637 52.3% 30.6% 23.3%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 8,100 8.3% 3.7% 2.1% 144,235 80.2% 72.3% 65.0%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 4,782 11.0% 2.8% 1.4% 75,859 75.4% 58.9% 50.6%
452 General merchandise stores 899 10.8% 4.7% 3.6% 202,900 98.7% 97.8% 97.5%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 10,409 6.8% 1.8% 0.8% 94,006 58.3% 41.2% 33.2%
454 Nonstore retailers 3,404 12.6% 3.8% 1.8% 41,091 73.1% 47.6% 32.3%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?