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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
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California - Information by Employment Size of Enterprise
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 13,758 18,390 474,931 26,879,333
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 3,010 3,018 0 509,749
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 5,380 5,390 10,494 980,381
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 1,865 1,877 12,191 563,800
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,334 1,357 17,826 842,957
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,393 1,558 51,259 2,542,073
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 424 695 51,936 3,609,308
Firms with 500 employees or more 352 4,495 331,225 17,831,065
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 92 273 19,869 1,065,798
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 40 134 14,644 913,021
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 43 187 16,720 1,450,043
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 177 3,901 279,992 14,402,203
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

California - Information - by Year
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
More
data
Year Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to 2008 detail 2008 14,391 16.3% 6.2% 2.8% 556,837 93.1% 83.1% 72.4%
link to 2007 detail 2007 14,811 14.5% 5.4% 2.6% 516,471 92.4% 82.7% 72.4%
link to 2006 detail 2006 14,265 15.1% 5.7% 2.6% 525,756 92.6% 82.9% 72.7%
link to 2005 detail 2005 14,040 15.4% 5.7% 2.7% 509,258 92.5% 82.6% 72.2%
link to 2004 detail 2004 13,914 16.2% 5.9% 2.8% 503,741 92.2% 81.8% 71.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 14,136 17.0% 6.2% 2.9% 515,192 92.4% 81.6% 70.6%
link to 2002 detail 2002 14,850 15.7% 5.8% 2.7% 507,689 91.8% 81.3% 70.7%
link to 2001 detail 2001 14,854 17.1% 6.1% 2.8% 565,276 92.1% 80.7% 68.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 15,304 16.8% 5.9% 2.7% 527,107 91.4% 79.1% 66.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 14,397 15.4% 5.7% 2.6% 470,149 91.1% 79.8% 68.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 13,758 15.8% 5.6% 2.6% 474,931 91.5% 80.7% 69.7%

 

 

California - Information by Subsector
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
51 Information 13,758 15.8% 5.6% 2.6% 474,931 91.5% 80.7% 69.7%
511 Publishing industries 4,153 24.0% 8.6% 3.8% 152,308 90.0% 74.4% 57.2%
512 Motion picture & sound recording industries 5,911 7.5% 2.2% 1.0% 95,454 85.9% 73.9% 63.9%
513 Broadcasting & telecommunications 2,024 23.5% 10.3% 5.7% 182,062 96.6% 91.1% 86.2%
514 Information services & data processing services 1,742 18.5% 8.4% 4.5% 45,107 87.6% 74.4% 57.9%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

All-sector table By detailed employment size By year By industry Data in formats for downloading

Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?