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South Carolina - All industries 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 77,017 94,985 1,526,106 38,559,169
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 9,109 9,128 0 344,032
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 34,835 34,888 74,582 1,493,163
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 14,273 14,429 93,553 1,939,994
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 8,293 8,782 109,978 2,409,063
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 6,691 8,831 240,259 5,351,255
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,675 4,389 193,175 4,696,411
Firms with 500 employees or more 2,141 14,538 814,559 22,325,251
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 493 1,741 85,519 2,137,505
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 238 915 37,725 917,090
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 268 1,043 58,083 1,759,056
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 1,142 10,839 633,232 17,511,600
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

South Carolina - All industries - 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.
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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 83,427 14.5% 5.2% 2.8% 1,654,414 81.6% 64.5% 51.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 85,056 14.3% 5.0% 2.7% 1,648,146 81.1% 63.7% 50.6%
link to 2006 detail 2006 83,945 14.2% 4.9% 2.7% 1,633,441 81.3% 63.8% 50.0%
link to 2005 detail 2005 82,938 13.8% 4.8% 2.6% 1,584,914 81.2% 63.9% 50.6%
link to 2004 detail 2004 81,081 14.2% 4.9% 2.6% 1,560,573 81.0% 63.3% 50.0%
link to 2003 detail 2003 79,493 14.2% 5.0% 2.7% 1,550,604 81.4% 64.3% 50.8%
link to 2002 detail 2002 78,608 14.1% 4.9% 2.7% 1,538,750 81.6% 64.8% 52.0%
link to 2001 detail 2001 77,996 14.2% 5.0% 2.8% 1,596,385 82.2% 65.7% 53.3%
link to 2000 detail 2000 78,360 14.3% 5.0% 2.8% 1,601,532 82.2% 65.7% 53.2%
link to 1999 detail 1999 77,896 13.9% 5.0% 2.8% 1,561,727 81.9% 65.8% 53.5%
link to 1998 detail 1998 77,017 13.6% 5.0% 2.8% 1,526,106 81.8% 66.0% 53.4%
  1997 76,049 13.7% 4.9% 2.7% 1,473,831 81.6% 65.3% 52.7%
  1996 74,045 13.2% 4.7% 2.7% 1,433,051 81.4% 65.5% 53.0%
  1995 72,073 13.2% 4.7% 2.6% 1,395,070 81.4% 65.5% 53.2%
  1994 70,271 13.1% 4.6% 2.5% 1,347,892 81.3% 65.5% 52.7%
  1993 68,738 13.0% 4.6% 2.5% 1,307,776 81.1% 65.3% 52.7%
  1992 66,970 13.1% 4.6% 2.5% 1,275,295 80.9% 65.2% 53.0%
  1991 65,914 13.0% 4.5% 2.5% 1,242,746 80.7% 64.7% 52.3%

 

 

South Carolina - All industries by Sector
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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 +
link to industry detail -- All industries 77,017 13.6% 5.0% 2.8% 1,526,106 81.8% 66.0% 53.4%
link to industry detail 11 Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting (part: 113-115 only) 693 7.8% 1.6% 1.2% 5,231 40.8% D 10.9%
link to industry detail 21 Mining 53 39.6% 30.2% 26.4% 1,348 D D 77.4%
link to industry detail 22 Utilities 113 29.2% 15.9% 6.2% 11,774 96.9% 91.3% 80.8%
link to industry detail 23 Construction 10,981 8.5% 1.2% 0.5% 111,436 63.0% 36.7% 26.9%
link to industry detail 31-33 Manufacturing 3,981 39.3% 21.7% 12.5% 343,297 96.1% 87.8% 73.3%
link to industry detail 42 Wholesale Trade 4,391 24.3% 12.0% 7.4% 60,762 74.5% 49.4% 32.8%
link to industry detail 44-45 Retail Trade 12,301 12.3% 4.9% 3.5% 213,807 78.8% 65.1% 58.6%
link to industry detail 48-49 Transportation and Warehousing 1,990 19.8% 11.9% 7.2% 35,630 83.4% 69.5% 57.6%
link to industry detail 51 Information 683 25.2% 15.4% 11.3% 27,099 90.5% 81.7% 68.9%
link to industry detail 52 Finance & Insurance 2,918 15.3% 9.0% 6.6% 58,771 85.4% 75.4% 66.2%
link to industry detail 53 Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 2,976 8.0% 3.8% 2.5% 20,382 62.6% 43.1% 31.7%
link to industry detail 54 Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services 7,193 7.9% 3.3% 1.7% 58,485 60.1% 43.2% 30.1%
link to industry detail 55 Management of Companies & Enterprises 358 84.1% 66.8% 45.3% 25,845 99.3% 96.1% 89.9%
link to industry detail 56 Administrative & Support & Waste management &Remediation services 4,092 14.7% 7.0% 3.9% 122,913 89.7% 79.8% 64.9%
link to industry detail 61 Educational Services 710 24.9% 7.2% 2.8% 19,864 88.4% 64.5% 40.2%
link to industry detail 62 Health Care & Social Assistance 6,238 13.5% 4.6% 2.2% 161,581 82.9% 70.5% 56.0%
link to industry detail 71 Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 1,522 19.1% 4.1% 1.8% 22,011 75.0% 34.6% 15.4%
link to industry detail 72 Accommodation & Food Services 6,001 24.1% 5.8% 2.5% 145,494 82.8% 55.0% 36.6%
link to industry detail 81 Other Services (except public administration) 10,041 7.5% 1.5% 0.9% 67,785 45.7% 14.1% 7.5%
link to industry detail 95 Auxiliaries, exc corp, subsidiary, & regional managing offices 119 96.6% 88.2% 72.3% 11,621 D D 96.6%
link to industry detail 99 Industry not classified 750 0.4% 0.0% 0.0% 970 D 0.0% 0.0%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?