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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1999:
Retail Trade
Pennsylvania
By detailed employment size By year By industry
 
Pennsylvania - 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 31,737 48,978 653,260 11,896,641
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 2,588 2,593 0 81,867
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 14,299 14,347 31,638 496,578
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 6,639 6,786 43,733 725,415
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 3,832 4,295 50,094 934,510
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 3,112 4,734 113,976 2,778,838
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 639 2,320 68,391 1,437,930
Firms with 500 employees or more 628 13,903 345,428 5,441,503
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 126 899 13,299 264,707
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 79 521 4,476 97,731
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 81 794 11,409 193,084
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 342 11,689 316,244 4,885,981
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

Pennsylvania - 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 28,107 13.7% 4.1% 2.0% 676,811 83.5% 68.8% 59.2%
link to 2006 detail 2006 29,596 13.6% 3.8% 1.9% 679,188 82.8% 66.7% 57.5%
link to 2005 detail 2005 30,392 13.4% 3.7% 1.8% 668,973 82.2% 65.6% 55.7%
link to 2004 detail 2004 30,707 13.8% 3.8% 1.9% 678,236 82.1% 65.1% 55.4%
link to 2003 detail 2003 30,825 13.5% 3.8% 1.9% 659,804 81.7% 64.8% 54.9%
link to 2002 detail 2002 31,118 13.7% 3.9% 1.9% 669,379 81.7% 64.9% 55.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 31,334 13.9% 4.0% 2.0% 670,446 81.5% 64.3% 53.9%
link to 2000 detail 2000 31,426 14.0% 4.1% 2.0% 668,251 81.3% 64.1% 53.3%
link to 1999 detail 1999 31,737 13.8% 4.0% 2.0% 653,260 80.8% 63.3% 52.9%
link to 1998 detail 1998 32,375 13.6% 3.9% 2.0% 645,495 80.1% 62.5% 52.0%

 

 

Pennsylvania - 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 31,737 13.8% 4.0% 2.0% 653,260 80.8% 63.3% 52.9%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 4,470 26.3% 3.0% 0.9% 81,194 79.3% 26.0% 12.1%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,948 13.4% 5.1% 2.8% 20,585 61.4% 36.0% 24.7%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 1,241 7.8% 2.7% 2.1% 13,878 64.0% 50.5% 45.4%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 3,112 16.6% 4.2% 1.9% 50,087 73.0% 48.9% 36.0%
445 Food & beverage stores 4,829 14.9% 4.8% 1.1% 151,315 88.2% 75.2% 56.4%
446 Health & personal care stores 2,017 12.4% 4.5% 3.2% 48,152 79.9% 69.6% 67.3%
447 Gasoline stations 2,699 10.7% 3.0% 1.4% 38,368 66.6% 50.9% 39.7%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 2,953 13.4% 8.9% 6.5% 54,832 81.2% 74.8% 69.4%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 1,976 9.7% 4.3% 2.7% 24,678 72.9% 59.2% 50.8%
452 General merchandise stores 494 14.4% 8.9% 6.7% 102,152 98.4% 97.5% 96.4%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 4,437 7.6% 2.4% 1.2% 35,051 53.4% 34.1% 26.4%
454 Nonstore retailers 1,836 16.8% 5.9% 3.1% 32,968 79.3% 59.9% 45.3%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?