Business Establishments by Metro Area


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1995 Businesses in New Mexico 1/,
by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Portions              
                   
Annual Number of Establishments
Annual Payroll by Employment-size Class
Total No. No. of Payroll per 100 or
  Estab. Emp. 2/ ($000) Emp.   1-19 20-49 50-99 More
Metropolitan Portion 26,540 364,967 $8,397,186 $23,008 22,949 2,359 723 509
  Albuquerque MSA 3/ 17,006 263,287 6,333,259 24,055 14,508 1,586 530 382
  Farmington MSA 4/ 2,253 30,045 712,456 23,713 1,945 207 61 40
  Las Cruces MSA 5/ 3,071 32,071 535,522 16,698 2,701 271 57 42
  Santa Fe MSA 6/ 4,210 39,564 815,949 20,624 3,795 295 75 45
Nonmetropolitan Portion 14,091 141,667 2,652,617 18,724 12,650 998 273 170
NEW MEXICO 40,631 506,634 $11,049,803 $21,810 35,599 3,357 996 679
1/  These counts of businesses include only those establishments that had employees.  Businesses are defined as establishments
     rather than firms.  An establishment is a single physical location where business is conducted or where services or industrial
     operations are performed.  In general, the following types of establishments are excluded: government (except for government
     operated hospitals), railroads, those businesses consisting only of self-employed persons and agricultural production.
     Additionally, domestic servants are excluded.
2/  Number of employees for week including March 12.
3/  Bernalillo, Sandoval, Torrance and Valencia counties.
4/  San Juan County.
5/  Dona Ana County.
6/  Santa Fe County.
Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, County Business Patterns, New Mexico, 1995.
Table Prepared by:  Bureau of Business and Economic Research, University of New Mexico.