[Twelfth Census, Vol. VII, pages LXXIII and 582.]

Industry Group.

Total Number of Establishments.

Number of Establishments Reporting.

No. Employees.

Under 5.

5 to

20.

21 to 50.

51 to

100.

101 to

250.

251 to

500.

501 to

1000.

Over 1000.

Total.............

512,191

110,509

232,716

112,120

32,403

11,658

8,475

2,804

1,063

443

Food and kindred products ...........

61,266

14,611

34,759

8,129

1,888

912

696

161

81

29

Textiles...............

30,048

1,300

11,036

9,722

3,458

1,828

1,620

669

295

120

Iron and steel and their products............

13,896

783

3,102

4,349

2,186

1,395

1,244

513

221

103

Lumber and its remanufactures...................

47,054

2,069

16,836

20,039

4,814

1,892

1,128

218

51

7

Leather and its finished products..................

16,989

5,028

8,163

1,644

857

560

472

196

50

19

Paper and printing.............

26,747

2,400

12,628

7,962

2,139

874

565

143

30

6

Liquors and beverages. ..

7,861

671

4,185

2,070

569

228

103

27

6

2

Chemicals and allied products.................

5,443

643

1,607

1,689

806

390

224

64

10

10

Clay, glass, and stone products............

14,809

1,022

3,876

6,121

2,186

857

562

134

42

9

Metals and metal products, other than iron and steel

16,305

2,950

8,029

3,542

951

386

291

85

51

20

Tobacco

15,252

3,637

7,273

3,004

672

309

233

85

28

11

Vehicles for land transportation.........

10,112

1,183

3,772

3,080

829

467

416

229

88

48

Shipbuilding.....

1,116

198

211

361

152

83

56

29

17

9

Miscellaneous industries.

29,479

5,191

10,403

8,026

3,123

1,477

865

251

93

50

Hand trades................

215,814

68,823

1 106,836

2 32,382

3 7,773

1 Includes establishments with 1 to 5 employees.

2 Includes establishments with 6 to 20 employees.

3 Includes establishments with over 20 employees.