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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2000:
Retail Trade
South Carolina
By detailed employment size By year By industry
 
South Carolina - 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 12,120 18,619 223,955 4,082,890
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 1,182 1,183 0 26,490
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 5,605 5,626 12,327 195,604
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 2,481 2,544 16,054 278,281
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,339 1,518 17,133 336,678
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 881 1,406 30,129 745,207
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 191 903 14,301 327,662
Firms with 500 employees or more 441 5,439 134,011 2,172,968
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 74 388 4,184 75,269
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 39 192 3,119 42,014
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 55 239 3,443 76,084
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 273 4,620 123,265 1,979,601
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

South Carolina - 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 11,423 12.1% 5.2% 3.6% 236,741 81.7% 70.1% 64.2%
link to 2006 detail 2006 11,778 12.0% 5.0% 3.4% 228,874 80.8% 68.3% 61.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 11,988 11.6% 4.9% 3.4% 220,737 80.1% 67.4% 60.7%
link to 2004 detail 2004 12,008 12.1% 5.0% 3.4% 222,629 80.0% 67.0% 60.0%
link to 2003 detail 2003 11,982 12.2% 5.1% 3.4% 215,143 79.5% 66.1% 59.4%
link to 2002 detail 2002 11,998 12.0% 5.1% 3.6% 213,238 79.1% 66.4% 60.2%
link to 2001 detail 2001 12,118 12.2% 5.3% 3.6% 218,946 79.4% 66.3% 59.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 12,120 12.5% 5.2% 3.6% 223,955 79.7% 66.2% 59.8%
link to 1999 detail 1999 12,108 12.5% 5.1% 3.6% 217,761 79.3% 65.6% 59.2%
link to 1998 detail 1998 12,301 12.3% 4.9% 3.5% 213,807 78.8% 65.1% 58.6%

 

 

South Carolina - 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 12,120 12.5% 5.2% 3.6% 223,955 79.7% 66.2% 59.8%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 1,854 17.8% 3.6% 1.6% 27,556 74.9% 35.3% 18.7%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 958 12.4% 6.2% 4.8% 8,743 52.3% 36.3% 33.6%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 502 8.6% 4.2% 2.8% 4,630 56.0% 44.4% 39.8%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,174 15.7% 4.9% 3.4% 19,253 73.1% 52.6% 47.8%
445 Food & beverage stores 1,516 8.6% 2.6% 1.8% 50,177 90.3% 83.9% 82.8%
446 Health & personal care stores 676 9.5% 5.0% 4.4% 11,817 73.2% D 65.4%
447 Gasoline stations 1,079 15.8% 6.1% 2.6% 17,949 76.4% 55.8% 31.1%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 1,361 17.5% 12.9% 10.4% 22,428 80.0% 73.4% 69.1%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 660 12.7% 7.1% 4.7% 6,145 64.2% 47.1% 42.9%
452 General merchandise stores 168 22.6% 16.7% 15.5% 38,469 98.8% D 97.7%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 1,809 6.7% 3.2% 2.4% 11,736 47.0% 32.5% 26.8%
454 Nonstore retailers 455 15.4% 7.5% 5.3% 5,052 69.3% 46.8% 23.2%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?