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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
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U.S. - Utilities 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 6,603 15,895 682,227 38,097,227
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 425 426 0 72,549
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 3,335 3,338 7,320 132,273
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 991 1,003 6,362 164,765
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 483 534 6,364 230,928
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 870 1,393 38,127 1,554,292
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 267 1,039 45,337 2,098,264
Firms with 500 employees or more 232 8,162 578,717 33,844,156
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 49 438 21,410 1,098,827
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 20 263 16,852 922,573
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 28 383 29,072 1,615,469
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 135 7,078 511,383 30,207,287
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Utilities - by Year
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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 5,756 24.0% 8.9% 3.4% 639,403 97.2% 91.1% 83.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 6,123 22.5% 8.3% 3.3% 622,757 96.9% 90.7% 82.3%
link to 2006 detail 2006 6,554 20.8% 7.5% 3.0% 614,427 96.5% 90.3% 82.2%
link to 2005 detail 2005 6,660 20.4% 7.4% 3.0% 633,106 96.6% 90.6% 82.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 6,695 20.2% 7.2% 2.9% 634,734 96.6% 90.6% 83.1%
link to 2003 detail 2003 7,132 19.0% 6.7% 2.8% 675,938 D D D
link to 2002 detail 2002 7,603 18.3% 6.4% 2.6% 648,254 96.3% 90.2% 82.9%
link to 2001 detail 2001 7,283 19.1% 6.7% 2.9% 654,484 96.5% 90.4% 83.8%
link to 2000 detail 2000 7,022 19.6% 7.0% 3.1% 655,230 96.7% 90.7% 84.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 6,663 20.3% 7.3% 3.4% 667,062 97.0% 91.2% 84.7%
link to 1998 detail 1998 6,603 20.7% 7.6% 3.5% 682,227 97.1% 91.5% 84.8%

 

 

Utilities by State
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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State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to industry detail United States 6,603 20.7% 7.6% 3.5% 682,227 97.1% 91.5% 84.8%
link to industry detail Alabama 144 23.6% 9.7% 6.3% 15,851 D D D
link to industry detail Alaska 59 35.6% 11.9% 1.7% 1,762 D D D
link to industry detail Arizona 164 20.7% 14.6% 9.8% 10,923 95.2% 91.1% 80.8%
link to industry detail Arkansas 173 17.3% 9.8% 4.6% 7,783 93.6% 85.3% 63.6%
link to industry detail California 521 15.7% 10.4% 7.1% 51,983 97.0% 94.9% 90.3%
link to industry detail Colorado 196 25.5% 12.8% 8.7% 9,850 95.1% 85.1% 77.2%
link to industry detail Connecticut 61 44.3% 34.4% 26.2% 11,353 D D 87.1%
link to industry detail Delaware 16 50.0% 50.0% 25.0% (1000-2499) D D D
link to industry detail District of Columbia 18 88.9% 88.9% 88.9% 2,880 D D D
link to industry detail Florida 309 21.0% 12.9% 7.4% 27,969 96.5% 92.8% 82.1%
link to industry detail Georgia 121 47.9% 25.6% 9.1% 22,402 D D D
link to industry detail Hawaii 25 64.0% 56.0% 44.0% 2,601 D D 97.5%
link to industry detail Idaho 104 16.3% 8.7% 6.7% 3,283 D D 68.6%
link to industry detail Illinois 190 37.9% 18.4% 15.3% 33,676 D D 92.4%
link to industry detail Indiana 200 32.0% 11.0% 9.5% 17,736 D D 83.4%
link to industry detail Iowa 86 48.8% 12.8% 9.3% 8,251 D D 79.9%
link to industry detail Kansas 107 35.5% 16.8% 15.0% 8,187 D D 81.4%
link to industry detail Kentucky 126 36.5% 17.5% 10.3% 11,216 97.2% 85.7% 74.4%
link to industry detail Louisiana 255 14.9% 9.4% 5.9% 13,370 95.2% 90.9% 78.3%
link to industry detail Maine 47 34.0% 25.5% 14.9% 3,259 D D D
link to industry detail Maryland 45 46.7% 40.0% 33.3% 11,442 D 99.0% 93.4%
link to industry detail Massachusetts 93 44.1% 38.7% 29.0% 15,424 D 98.0% 90.7%
link to industry detail Michigan 88 37.5% 20.5% 18.2% 25,366 D D 95.2%
link to industry detail Minnesota 90 64.4% 24.4% 15.6% 12,944 D D D
link to industry detail Mississippi 390 10.3% 5.1% 2.6% 8,099 D 73.8% 54.0%
link to industry detail Missouri 149 47.0% 19.5% 12.8% 16,816 98.1% 86.2% 78.8%
link to industry detail Montana 91 27.5% 11.0% 7.7% 3,331 D D D
link to industry detail Nebraska 34 47.1% 32.4% 26.5% 1,670 D D 76.2%
link to industry detail Nevada 48 35.4% 25.0% 20.8% 5,219 D D 93.2%
link to industry detail New Hampshire 46 45.7% 37.0% 23.9% 3,293 97.5% 93.5% 78.2%
link to industry detail New Jersey 92 42.4% 34.8% 29.3% 20,351 D D 94.6%
link to industry detail New Mexico 139 20.9% 12.2% 9.4% 6,180 D D 76.7%
link to industry detail New York 163 30.1% 21.5% 17.8% 44,377 99.0% 97.6% 97.2%
link to industry detail North Carolina 160 33.1% 17.5% 9.4% 21,406 98.0% 91.9% 84.6%
link to industry detail North Dakota 49 49.0% 14.3% 10.2% 3,232 D D 63.5%
link to industry detail Ohio 175 37.1% 14.3% 10.9% 31,773 D D 91.6%
link to industry detail Oklahoma 205 28.8% 14.6% 9.8% 8,725 94.4% 78.6% 68.4%
link to industry detail Oregon 121 22.3% 9.1% 6.6% 7,861 D D 84.7%
link to industry detail Pennsylvania 268 30.2% 19.8% 15.7% 37,333 98.0% 94.7% 92.7%
link to industry detail Rhode Island 14 57.1% 57.1% 42.9% 2,167 D D 76.8%
link to industry detail South Carolina 113 29.2% 15.9% 6.2% 11,774 96.9% 91.3% 80.8%
link to industry detail South Dakota 72 37.5% 12.5% 8.3% (1000-2499) D D D
link to industry detail Tennessee 83 45.8% 25.3% 15.7% 3,675 95.5% 70.0% 36.4%
link to industry detail Texas 942 18.2% 8.8% 6.1% 56,098 94.7% 87.6% 80.9%
link to industry detail Utah 67 22.4% 13.4% 7.5% 5,466 D D 80.5%
link to industry detail Vermont 23 43.5% 30.4% 13.0% 1,839 D D D
link to industry detail Virginia 114 41.2% 27.2% 18.4% 16,068 D 95.1% 87.0%
link to industry detail Washington 213 13.1% 6.6% 4.7% 6,490 D D D
link to industry detail West Virginia 99 20.2% 14.1% 12.1% 8,085 95.6% D 93.5%
link to industry detail Wisconsin 86 48.8% 18.6% 15.1% 13,898 D D 90.6%
link to industry detail Wyoming 51 39.2% 25.5% 19.6% 2,976 D D 80.2%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Utilities by Subsector
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Industry
detail
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 +
  22 Utilities 6,603 20.7% 7.6% 3.5% 682,227 97.1% 91.5% 84.8%
link to industry detail 221 Utilities 6,603 20.7% 7.6% 3.5% 682,227 97.1% 91.5% 84.8%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Utilities by Industry
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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 state detail 221 Utilities 6,603 20.7% 7.6% 3.5% 682,227 97.1% 91.5% 84.8%
link to state detail 2211   Electric power generation, transmission, & distribution 1,666 62.0% 20.8% 8.8% 546,696 99.3% 93.4% 87.0%
link to state detail 22111    Electric power generation 527 48.8% 32.8% 21.4% 148,972 99.3% 97.1% 90.5%
link to state detail 221111     Hydroelectric power generation 163 45.4% 36.2% 28.2% 9,870 D D 81.5%
link to state detail 221112     Fossil fuel electric power generation 221 71.9% 57.0% 41.2% 90,538 99.7% 98.3% 91.2%
link to state detail 221113     Nuclear electric power generation 30 86.7% 83.3% 73.3% 33,649 D D 98.3%
link to state detail 221119     Other electric power generation 211 45.0% 25.1% 18.0% 14,915 96.8% 86.2% 75.0%
link to state detail 22112    Electric power transmission, control, & distribution 1,252 71.0% 22.4% 9.2% 397,724 99.3% 92.0% 85.7%
link to state detail 221121     Electric bulk power transmission & control 57 50.9% 42.1% 28.1% 4,592 97.4% 93.4% 71.5%
link to state detail 221122     Electric power distribution 1,215 72.4% 22.6% 9.4% 393,132 99.4% 92.0% 85.8%
link to state detail 2212   Natural gas distribution 630 31.0% 22.2% 16.5% 99,962 98.0% 96.1% 90.5%
link to state detail 2213   Water, sewage, & other systems 4,388 5.0% 2.1% 1.2% 35,569 59.5% 48.2% 35.7%
link to state detail 22131    Water supply & irrigation systems 3,789 4.1% 1.7% 1.0% 28,623 56.7% 47.1% 32.9%
link to state detail 22132    Sewage treatment facilities 563 10.5% 4.4% 2.3% 5,307 65.4% D 41.3%
link to state detail 22133    Steam & air-conditioning supply 57 42.1% 24.6% 21.1% 1,639 90.0% D 65.8%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?