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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2001:
Retail Trade
Alabama
By detailed employment size By year By industry
 
Alabama - 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 13,211 19,654 227,367 4,193,097
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 1,258 1,259 0 27,809
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 6,094 6,122 13,645 205,251
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 2,686 2,762 17,471 296,034
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,510 1,681 19,637 362,684
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,025 1,718 35,612 820,367
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 208 958 17,489 415,367
Firms with 500 employees or more 430 5,154 123,513 2,065,585
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 63 616 6,925 120,291
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 42 238 2,123 28,991
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 49 191 1,888 39,318
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 276 4,109 112,577 1,876,985
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

Alabama - 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 12,069 13.2% 4.9% 3.1% 243,753 80.8% 66.7% 58.3%
link to 2006 detail 2006 12,557 12.8% 4.8% 3.1% 247,237 80.5% 66.2% 57.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 12,762 12.3% 4.5% 3.0% 237,503 79.4% 64.9% 56.7%
link to 2004 detail 2004 12,847 12.8% 4.6% 3.0% 237,633 79.0% 63.3% 55.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 12,954 12.4% 4.5% 3.0% 229,384 78.5% 62.9% 54.8%
link to 2002 detail 2002 13,113 12.4% 4.7% 3.2% 224,531 78.1% 62.5% 54.7%
link to 2001 detail 2001 13,211 12.6% 4.8% 3.3% 227,367 77.7% 62.0% 54.3%
link to 2000 detail 2000 13,325 13.0% 4.8% 3.2% 229,599 77.9% 61.5% 53.8%
link to 1999 detail 1999 13,564 12.7% 4.8% 3.1% 224,493 77.1% 60.7% 52.3%
link to 1998 detail 1998 13,755 12.6% 4.7% 3.2% 226,505 77.1% 60.7% 52.6%

 

 

Alabama - 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 13,211 12.6% 4.8% 3.3% 227,367 77.7% 62.0% 54.3%
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 2,170 16.0% 3.2% 1.3% 30,339 72.6% 36.1% 18.6%
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 982 10.3% 4.7% 3.7% 8,481 50.6% 31.1% 25.5%
443 Electronics & appliance stores 524 9.7% 4.2% 3.4% 4,745 60.0% 40.9% 34.9%
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,306 15.5% 5.8% 3.1% 18,540 68.4% 47.6% 39.1%
445 Food & beverage stores 1,553 14.6% 3.3% 1.3% 41,761 87.4% 71.8% 61.4%
446 Health & personal care stores 988 10.7% 4.5% 3.7% 13,061 63.1% 50.6% 50.0%
447 Gasoline stations 1,632 11.4% 3.6% 1.5% 17,356 64.3% 38.8% 20.7%
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 1,249 16.7% 12.6% 10.7% 21,246 80.1% 73.3% 70.7%
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 642 12.8% 6.4% 5.0% 7,466 69.5% D 52.7%
452 General merchandise stores 178 19.7% 15.7% 14.0% 47,560 98.7% D 98.2%
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 1,662 6.4% 3.4% 2.6% 11,090 47.7% 34.4% 28.1%
454 Nonstore retailers 406 18.2% 8.4% 6.4% 5,722 77.6% 54.6% 39.3%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?