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Freight Trip Generation and Land Use (2012)

Chapter: Appendix C - Number of Deliveries vs. Business Size

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Suggested Citation:"Appendix C - Number of Deliveries vs. Business Size." National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2012. Freight Trip Generation and Land Use. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/23437.
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90 This Appendix shows the results for SIC 50 Wholesale Trade: Durable Goods. As shown in Table 65, the number of deliveries per employee for small businesses is about six times the number of deliveries for large businesses. A p p e n d i x C Number of Deliveries vs. Business Size Employment Range Total Employees Deliveries per day Del/Empl Number of Establishments 5< 12 5 0.42 4 5-9 107 26 0.24 16 10-19 237 52.4 0.22 17 20-49 289 51.2 0.18 11 50-99 255 18 0.07 5 Table 65. Breakdown of results obtained for NYC. 0.00 0.05 0.10 0.15 0.20 0.25 0.30 0.35 0.40 0.45 0.50 D el iv er ie s p er E m pl oy ee Employment Range 1-4 5-9 10-19 20-49 50-99 Figure 16. Deliveries per employee vs. employment: SIC 50: Wholesale Trade.

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