Census Data API: Variables in /data/2017/abscb/variables
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40 variables
BUSCHARBusiness characteristic codeAnnual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017default displayedBUSCHAR_LABEL0stringAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
CBSAGeographynot required0(not a predicate) N/A
COUNTYGeographynot required0(not a predicate) N/A
CSAGeographynot required0(not a predicate) N/A
ECPLACEGeographynot required0(not a predicate) N/A
EMPNumber of employeesAnnual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017not requiredEMP_F0intAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
EMP_PCTPercent of employees (%)Annual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017not requiredEMP_PCT_F0floatAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
EMP_PCT_SStandard error of percent of employees (%)Annual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017not requiredEMP_PCT_S_F0floatAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
EMP_SRelative standard error of number of employees (%)Annual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017not requiredEMP_S_F0floatAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
EMPSZFIEmployment size of firms codeAnnual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017default displayedEMPSZFI_LABEL0stringAB1700CSCB04
ETH_GROUPEthnicity codeAnnual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017default displayedETH_GROUP_LABEL0stringAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
FIRMPDEMPNumber of employer firmsAnnual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017not requiredFIRMPDEMP_F0(not a predicate)AB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
FIRMPDEMP_PCTPercent of employer firms (%)Annual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017not requiredFIRMPDEMP_PCT_F0floatAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
FIRMPDEMP_PCT_SStandard error of percent of employer firms (%)Annual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017not requiredFIRMPDEMP_PCT_S_F0floatAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
FIRMPDEMP_SRelative standard error of employer firms (%)Annual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017not requiredFIRMPDEMP_S_F0floatAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
forCensus API FIPS 'for' clauseCensus API Geography Specificationpredicate-only0fips-for N/A
GEO_IDGeographic identifier codeAnnual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017not requiredGEO_ID_F, NAME0stringAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
GEOCOMPGEO_ID Componentdefault displayed0string N/A
inCensus API FIPS 'in' clauseCensus API Geography Specificationpredicate-only0fips-in N/A
METDIVGeographynot required0(not a predicate) N/A
NAICS20172017 NAICS codeAnnual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017default displayedINDGROUP, INDLEVEL, NAICS2017_F, NAICS2017_LABEL, INDGROUP, INDLEVEL, NAICS2017_F, SECTOR, SUBSECTOR, SECTOR, SUBSECTOR0stringAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
NATIONGeographynot required0(not a predicate) N/A
PAYANNAnnual payroll ($1,000)Annual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017not requiredPAYANN_F0intAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
PAYANN_PCTPercent of annual payroll (%)Annual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017not requiredPAYANN_PCT_F0floatAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
PAYANN_PCT_SStandard error of percent of annual payroll (%)Annual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017not requiredPAYANN_PCT_S_F0floatAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
PAYANN_SRelative standard error of annual payroll (%)Annual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017not requiredPAYANN_S_F0floatAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
QDESCQuestion description codeAnnual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017default displayedQDESC_LABEL0stringAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
RACE_GROUPRace codeAnnual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017default displayedRACE_GROUP_LABEL0stringAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
RCPPDEMPSales, value of shipments, or revenue of employer firms ($1,000)Annual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017not requiredRCPPDEMP_F0intAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
RCPPDEMP_PCTPercent of sales, value of shipments, or revenue of employer firms (%)Annual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017not requiredRCPPDEMP_PCT_F0floatAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
RCPPDEMP_PCT_SStandard error of percent of sales, value of shipments, or revenue of employer firms (%)Annual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017not requiredRCPPDEMP_PCT_S_F0floatAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
RCPPDEMP_SRelative standard error of sales, value of shipments, or revenue of employer firms (%)Annual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017not requiredRCPPDEMP_S_F0floatAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
RCPSZFISales, value of shipments, or revenue size of firms codeAnnual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017default displayedRCPSZFI_LABEL0stringAB1700CSCB03
SEXSex codeAnnual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017default displayedSEX_LABEL0stringAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
STATEGeographynot required0(not a predicate) N/A
SUMLEVELSummary Level codenot required0string N/A
ucgidUniform Census Geography Identifier clauseCensus API Geography Specificationpredicate-only0ucgid N/A
VET_GROUPVeteran codeAnnual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017default displayedVET_GROUP_LABEL0stringAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
YEARYearAnnual Business Survey: Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sector, Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S., States, Metro Areas, Counties, and Places: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Receipts Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017;Annual Business Survey: Employment Size of Firm for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017not required0stringAB1700CSCB02, AB1700CSCB03, AB1700CSCB04, AB1700CSCB01
YIBSZFIYears in business codeAnnual Business Survey: Years in Business for Business Characteristics of Respondent Employer Firms by Sex, Ethnicity, Race, and Veteran Status for the U.S.: 2017default displayedYIBSZFI_LABEL0stringAB1700CSCB02