* Starting in 2003, County Business Patterns excluded Public Administration industry (NAICS 92).
Years Available: 1998–2002
Permanent Link: http://data.sagepub.com/sagestats/4981
General Notes: *Median value gives the value for the "average" county for this metric, the 50th percentile of all counties reporting data. A # symbol indicates the following: Data suppressed to meet non-disclosure standards. A ! symbol indicates the following: Withheld to avoid releasing data that do not meet publication standards. Noise infusion is a method of disclosure avoidance in which values for each establishment are perturbed prior to table creation by applying a random noise multiplier to the data for each company that was first applied to CBP data in 2007. See the links in the Source area for details. ***Low noise applied to cell value. **** Medium noise applied to cell value.