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U.S. - Quick printing 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 7,921 8,169 55,153 1,363,455
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 450 450 0 21,738
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 4,140 4,142 9,992 197,892
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 2,069 2,074 13,304 283,955
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 792 802 10,223 252,254
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 406 517 13,416 386,180
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 41 110 3,323 86,236
Firms with 500 employees or more 23 74 4,895 135,200
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Quick printing - 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 5,825 4.2% 0.5% 0.1% 31,973 28.8% 8.4% 2.8%
link to 2007 detail 2007 6,811 4.6% 0.6% 0.2% 40,771 30.8% 9.8% 3.6%
link to 2006 detail 2006 6,795 4.8% 0.6% 0.2% 40,771 31.8% 10.5% 3.9%
link to 2005 detail 2005 6,956 4.4% 0.6% 0.2% 41,294 31.1% 11.9% 6.2%
link to 2004 detail 2004 7,179 4.3% 0.6% 0.3% 43,093 32.1% 13.0% 9.8%
link to 2003 detail 2003 7,399 4.4% 0.5% 0.2% 46,148 34.6% 15.8% 12.1%
link to 2002 detail 2002 7,949 5.3% 0.7% 0.2% 52,119 36.9% 13.5% 7.4%
link to 2001 detail 2001 7,223 6.4% 0.9% 0.3% 54,989 43.5% 19.3% 11.4%
link to 2000 detail 2000 7,146 6.3% 0.8% 0.3% 54,070 42.3% 18.7% 12.5%
link to 1999 detail 1999 7,566 5.9% 0.9% 0.3% 54,582 40.0% 16.7% 9.8%
link to 1998 detail 1998 7,921 5.9% 0.8% 0.3% 55,153 39.2% 14.9% 8.9%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?