U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 4451 - Grocery stores
United States


 
U.S. - Grocery stores - 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 62,757 89,054 2,570,754 51,478,402
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 38,439 38,471 67,124 1,225,863
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 9,382 9,455 61,613 901,201
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 6,461 6,626 86,720 1,280,826
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 6,852 7,747 270,486 4,562,697
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,248 3,734 205,805 3,759,559
Firms with 500 employees or more 375 23,021 1,879,006 39,748,256
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 97 877 43,155 820,985
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 57 658 32,938 622,606
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 46 617 44,498 935,491
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 33 593 36,647 758,724
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 19 607 25,988 522,838
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 43 1,093 86,016 1,796,740
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 80 18,576 1,609,764 34,290,872

 

 

U.S. - Grocery stores - 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.
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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 62,757 13.5% 2.6% 0.6% 2,570,754 91.6% 81.1% 73.1%
link to 2007 detail 2007 65,822 13.1% 2.4% 0.6% 2,564,533 91.1% 80.4% 72.7%
link to 2006 detail 2006 67,301 13.1% 2.4% 0.6% 2,615,175 91.2% 80.3% 72.5%
link to 2005 detail 2005 69,024 13.2% 2.4% 0.6% 2,642,609 91.1% 80.0% 72.1%
link to 2004 detail 2004 68,584 13.8% 2.5% 0.6% 2,660,804 91.1% 79.8% 71.6%
link to 2003 detail 2003 69,528 13.6% 2.5% 0.6% 2,594,727 90.8% 79.2% 70.6%
link to 2002 detail 2002 69,694 12.9% 2.4% 0.6% 2,569,351 90.4% 79.2% 71.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 71,672 13.1% 2.4% 0.6% 2,665,804 90.3% 79.0% 71.0%
link to 2000 detail 2000 70,211 13.7% 2.6% 0.6% 2,716,868 90.6% 79.4% 71.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 68,687 14.1% 2.7% 0.6% 2,743,237 90.9% 79.8% 71.4%
link to 1998 detail 1998 68,126 14.6% 2.8% 0.6% 2,689,076 90.7% 79.0% 70.4%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?