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Caribou: Business establishments

Here we report the number of business establishments with paid employees.
In Caribou in 2019, there were 183 business establishments. This is a decrease of 3.2 percent since 2010. This compares to an increase of 16.3 percent in Idaho during the same period. 
Of Caribou's 183 business establishments in 2019:
  • 62 percent had between 1 and 4 employees,
  • 19 percent had between 5 and 9 employees,
  • 13 percent had between 10 and 19 employees,
  • 4 percent had between 20 and 49 employees, and
  • the remainder had 50 or more employees.

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· Is the rate of change in the number of business establishments higher or lower than average state and national rates?

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· “Employment: Unemployment rate” – Is the change in number of establishments increasing as unemployment rates decrease (e.g., is business growth alleviating unemployment)?

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Source: 2019: U.S. Bureau of the Census, (; - Table CB1900CBP DATE LAST UPDATED: February 25, 2022

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