U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2006:
NAICS 311 - Food mfg
United States

 
U.S. - Food mfg - by Employment Size of Enterprise
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Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 21,170 25,382 1,458,738 50,219,339
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 7,865 7,877 14,446 567,153
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 3,925 3,940 26,392 512,240
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 3,424 3,461 46,544 1,028,489
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 4,091 4,422 164,096 4,782,993
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,320 1,975 236,383 8,344,918
Firms with 500 employees or more 545 3,707 970,877 34,983,546
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 132 305 56,274 2,005,032
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 81 234 47,736 1,772,010
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 79 312 67,576 2,427,159
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 77 407 76,923 2,774,371
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 176 2,449 722,368 26,004,974

 
 
U.S. - Food manufacturing - by Year
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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 21,501 27.9% 8.8% 2.7% 1,467,458 93.9% 82.7% 67.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 21,591 27.4% 8.5% 2.6% 1,439,266 93.8% 82.4% 66.6%
link to 2006 detail 2006 21,170 28.1% 8.8% 2.6% 1,458,738 94.0% 82.8% 66.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 21,510 27.9% 8.7% 2.6% 1,469,730 93.9% 82.7% 66.9%
link to 2004 detail 2004 22,320 27.2% 8.4% 2.5% 1,482,261 93.9% 82.5% 66.8%
link to 2003 detail 2003 22,833 26.8% 8.2% 2.4% 1,495,998 93.8% 82.5% 66.9%
link to 2002 detail 2002 21,384 26.8% 8.4% 2.6% 1,443,766 94.1% 83.2% 68.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 22,437 26.0% 8.0% 2.5% 1,470,146 93.9% 82.8% 68.0%
link to 2000 detail 2000 22,037 26.5% 8.3% 2.6% 1,468,254 94.0% 82.9% 67.9%
link to 1999 detail 1999 22,332 26.1% 8.2% 2.6% 1,464,354 93.9% 82.8% 67.8%
link to 1998 detail 1998 23,203 25.7% 8.1% 2.5% 1,464,439 93.4% 82.3% 67.3%

 
 
Food mfg - by State
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D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
United States 21,170 28.1% 8.8% 2.6% 1,458,738 94.0% 82.8% 66.6%
Alabama 232 41.4% 25.9% 16.4% 34,650 98.0% 92.8% 84.4%
Alaska 117 31.6% 12.8% 8.5% 7,251 94.7% D 73.7%
Arizona 220 34.1% 16.4% 9.1% 9,698 91.7% 75.4% 53.7%
Arkansas 184 45.1% 32.6% 23.9% 51,779 99.0% 97.0% 92.3%
California 3,085 34.8% 13.2% 4.9% 160,034 92.7% 76.4% 51.3%
Colorado 407 25.8% 13.0% 8.8% 15,988 90.2% 77.6% 67.5%
Connecticut 272 30.1% 9.2% 4.0% 8,227 85.4% 54.9% 33.9%
Delaware 49 38.8% 20.4% 14.3% 9,061 97.8% 94.1% 87.6%
District of Columbia 12 41.7% 8.3% 0.0 286 D D 0.0
Florida 854 24.6% 9.8% 4.6% 30,034 89.5% 73.5% 54.0%
Georgia 438 41.1% 25.8% 18.7% 65,379 98.0% 93.7% 86.1%
Hawaii 253 25.7% 7.1% 4.0% 5,845 79.7% 50.5% 31.4%
Idaho 187 34.2% 21.4% 11.8% 14,588 95.7% 88.7% 66.4%
Illinois 1,016 38.9% 18.6% 8.7% 73,431 94.5% 82.8% 62.3%
Indiana 414 38.9% 23.2% 17.1% 32,679 95.0% 87.5% 75.2%
Iowa 370 40.5% 26.8% 14.1% 49,599 97.3% 92.6% 81.5%
Kansas 244 39.3% 22.1% 15.2% 30,804 97.1% 92.4% 87.9%
Kentucky 230 41.3% 25.7% 16.1% 23,824 96.8% 91.3% 79.3%
Louisiana 314 40.1% 15.9% 9.6% 15,313 93.5% 72.2% 53.2%
Maine 182 27.5% 12.1% 8.8% 6,869 89.8% 77.6% 58.6%
Maryland 283 36.4% 20.5% 11.0% 13,909 92.4% 79.2% 59.1%
Massachusetts 613 35.6% 12.1% 5.2% 20,876 87.3% 59.8% 29.4%
Michigan 732 28.4% 12.3% 5.6% 26,772 88.9% 72.5% 46.1%
Minnesota 559 38.5% 21.3% 12.2% 44,643 95.5% 87.1% 71.4%
Mississippi 161 44.1% 24.8% 14.9% 25,035 98.0% 93.3% 80.5%
Missouri 450 36.4% 19.6% 13.8% 38,702 96.1% 88.7% 81.2%
Montana 171 17.5% 8.8% 5.3% 2,950 80.0% 61.3% 41.7%
Nebraska 253 38.7% 23.7% 15.0% 37,695 97.8% 94.4% 85.9%
Nevada 134 34.3% 16.4% 10.4% 4,067 88.6% 63.9% 42.9%
New Hampshire 93 23.7% 9.7% 5.4% 2,436 83.6% 64.9% 43.6%
New Jersey 873 30.0% 11.1% 4.8% 27,410 87.2% 63.3% 34.8%
New Mexico 144 32.6% 17.4% 9.0% 4,685 89.7% 72.0% 48.0%
New York 1,813 24.4% 6.5% 2.3% 49,397 85.2% 59.0% 33.1%
North Carolina 451 37.5% 18.6% 12.0% 53,225 96.6% 90.3% 84.6%
North Dakota 107 35.5% 19.6% 10.3% 5,500 91.7% 78.2% 41.2%
Ohio 829 32.4% 15.6% 8.7% 50,957 93.2% 83.1% 68.7%
Oklahoma 227 31.7% 18.9% 13.7% 16,352 95.2% 87.8% 78.9%
Oregon 435 33.1% 15.4% 6.7% 18,792 90.9% 74.5% 42.2%
Pennsylvania 1,072 35.4% 14.7% 7.6% 69,392 93.6% 81.9% 63.4%
Rhode Island 146 21.9% 6.2% 2.1% 2,450 71.0% 28.8% 2.5%
South Carolina 185 36.2% 22.2% 15.1% 16,609 96.0% 90.4% 79.6%
South Dakota 112 33.9% 23.2% 13.4% 7,856 95.4% 90.2% 67.2%
Tennessee 279 43.4% 26.9% 19.7% 37,931 97.9% 93.2% 87.2%
Texas 1,375 30.9% 12.7% 5.8% 89,106 94.2% 82.9% 64.4%
Utah 236 37.3% 18.2% 10.6% 14,602 92.6% 79.4% 62.4%
Vermont 132 28.8% 12.1% 6.8% 3,551 86.6% 64.3% 37.6%
Virginia 358 34.9% 15.9% 11.2% 31,121 95.6% 88.1% 80.8%
Washington 678 34.8% 15.6% 8.1% 32,287 92.2% 74.5% 57.3%
West Virginia 79 21.5% 7.6% 6.3% 3,742 D D D
Wisconsin 805 41.9% 20.1% 9.7% 60,756 94.8% 84.0% 63.5%
Wyoming 57 10.5% 7.0% 5.3% 593 D D D

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