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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Drilling oil & gas wells
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By detailed employment size By year
 
U.S. - Drilling oil & gas wells 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 1,332 1,608 48,471 1,668,629
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 133 133 0 7,099
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 598 605 1,193 26,516
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 177 193 1,127 32,753
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 143 158 1,848 48,601
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 196 254 8,120 220,021
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 49 84 7,760 255,806
Firms with 500 employees or more 36 181 28,423 1,077,833
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Drilling oil and gas wells - 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 2,164 21.3% 6.9% 2.0% 96,390 92.7% 79.7% 60.1%
link to 2007 detail 2007 2,059 23.3% 7.1% 2.4% 106,426 94.4% 81.4% 65.6%
link to 2006 detail 2006 1,997 20.2% 5.8% 2.4% 85,296 92.9% 78.7% 65.7%
link to 2005 detail 2005 1,833 17.7% 5.2% 2.3% 66,084 91.6% 78.1% 63.9%
link to 2004 detail 2004 1,659 17.7% 5.6% 2.4% 61,299 91.2% 77.9% 61.9%
link to 2003 detail 2003 1,598 18.2% 5.8% 2.2% 58,590 91.2% 77.9% 61.3%
link to 2002 detail 2002 1,504 17.0% 5.2% 2.3% 56,022 91.7% 79.0% 67.0%
link to 2001 detail 2001 1,435 17.7% 5.9% 2.4% 58,528 91.9% 80.0% 64.9%
link to 2000 detail 2000 1,295 18.2% 5.8% 2.2% 47,197 91.3% 77.7% 63.1%
link to 1999 detail 1999 1,281 16.9% 5.1% 2.3% 37,244 89.4% 72.8% 59.5%
link to 1998 detail 1998 1,332 21.1% 6.4% 2.7% 48,471 91.4% 74.6% 58.6%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?