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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Broadcasting & telecommunications
United States
By detailed employment size By year By state
 
U.S. - Broadcasting & telecommunications 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 17,151 47,240 1,462,701 69,681,412
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 2,809 2,829 0 270,430
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 5,584 5,605 12,013 347,615
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 2,903 2,971 19,586 484,285
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 2,601 2,764 35,059 909,083
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 2,402 3,368 92,340 2,986,934
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 556 1,980 93,507 3,819,785
Firms with 500 employees or more 296 27,723 1,210,196 60,863,280
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Broadcasting & telecommunications - by Year
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More
data
Year Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
  2002 17,013 18.2% 5.1% 2.0% 1,698,408 96.2% 91.2% 86.2%
link to 2001 detail 2001 17,641 18.9% 5.3% 2.1% 1,777,015 96.2% 90.9% 85.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 18,137 18.5% 5.0% 1.9% 1,631,832 95.8% 90.0% 84.2%
link to 1999 detail 1999 17,628 18.6% 4.9% 1.8% 1,504,242 95.5% 89.5% 83.4%
link to 1998 detail 1998 17,151 19.0% 5.0% 1.7% 1,462,701 95.4% 89.1% 82.7%

 

 

Broadcasting & telecommunications 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.
State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
United States 17,151 19.0% 5.0% 1.7% 1,462,701 95.4% 89.1% 82.7%
Alabama 380 33.2% 18.2% 13.7% 22,592 93.8% 85.2% 78.0%
Alaska 110 23.6% 7.3% 3.6% 3,740 D D D
Arizona 356 33.7% 22.2% 16.9% 24,942 95.4% 89.6% 85.3%
Arkansas 235 29.8% 15.7% 11.9% 9,402 D D 75.6%
California 2,024 23.5% 10.3% 5.7% 182,062 96.6% 91.1% 86.2%
Colorado 472 33.7% 20.8% 14.4% 44,391 96.9% 92.9% 88.3%
Connecticut 216 37.5% 25.0% 18.5% 19,616 D D 87.5%
Delaware 48 45.8% 31.3% 25.0% 2,808 D D 80.5%
District of Columbia 109 47.7% 40.4% 30.3% 9,861 97.5% 95.0% 82.2%
Florida 1,377 20.3% 11.2% 7.1% 80,255 95.2% 90.0% 83.5%
Georgia 709 28.3% 16.5% 11.0% 62,681 96.5% 91.5% 85.7%
Hawaii 94 47.9% 30.9% 28.7% 4,657 D D 84.3%
Idaho 124 42.7% 27.4% 23.4% 4,750 D D 73.0%
Illinois 739 31.7% 18.5% 12.0% 59,102 96.2% 90.9% 86.3%
Indiana 402 38.3% 20.1% 15.4% 20,928 93.7% 81.5% 73.0%
Iowa 345 29.6% 15.9% 11.0% 14,517 88.8% 79.4% 74.2%
Kansas 236 38.1% 21.6% 14.8% 18,478 95.2% 89.2% 82.4%
Kentucky 319 30.4% 18.8% 14.7% 12,962 90.7% 80.2% 73.2%
Louisiana 298 35.9% 23.2% 14.8% 17,695 93.8% 86.7% 73.5%
Maine 114 41.2% 21.1% 14.0% 4,758 92.4% 76.9% 59.5%
Maryland 364 32.1% 20.6% 15.1% 30,759 96.8% 93.0% 87.4%
Massachusetts 383 28.7% 17.5% 13.6% 36,494 96.6% 92.7% 90.2%
Michigan 593 30.5% 16.5% 11.5% 35,613 94.7% 86.6% 81.4%
Minnesota 408 34.8% 17.6% 12.3% 22,367 92.4% 81.7% 69.4%
Mississippi 240 33.3% 21.3% 16.7% 10,448 91.2% 80.7% 70.1%
Missouri 443 33.9% 17.2% 11.7% 39,044 96.1% 89.7% 84.6%
Montana 130 30.0% 20.0% 13.8% 3,392 83.7% 69.4% 56.4%
Nebraska 166 40.4% 25.9% 17.5% 9,149 92.6% 82.7% 72.5%
Nevada 204 37.7% 24.5% 17.6% 7,170 D D 70.4%
New Hampshire 106 41.5% 25.5% 18.9% 4,373 D D 72.9%
New Jersey 488 22.7% 13.7% 9.6% 64,434 97.8% 95.5% 91.6%
New Mexico 167 39.5% 26.3% 19.8% 8,282 D D 79.1%
New York 1,212 24.8% 12.8% 8.3% 107,701 96.6% 91.3% 86.7%
North Carolina 511 26.2% 14.7% 11.0% 35,807 D D 84.6%
North Dakota 105 45.7% 22.9% 15.2% 3,390 88.2% 61.4% 42.9%
Ohio 523 34.8% 17.6% 13.4% 45,610 96.0% 89.0% 84.8%
Oklahoma 284 33.8% 20.8% 14.4% 19,118 95.0% 89.0% 83.3%
Oregon 293 33.8% 21.2% 13.7% 14,790 91.9% 83.0% 69.9%
Pennsylvania 662 33.4% 18.0% 10.3% 54,053 95.8% 89.1% 78.8%
Rhode Island 64 37.5% 25.0% 23.4% 3,652 D D 87.7%
South Carolina 271 35.4% 22.9% 17.3% 15,288 93.1% 84.9% 71.0%
South Dakota 114 41.2% 21.9% 12.3% 4,226 D D D
Tennessee 425 30.8% 19.1% 13.4% 23,365 93.5% 86.1% 76.6%
Texas 1,429 28.3% 13.4% 7.4% 120,576 96.2% 89.2% 81.9%
Utah 172 40.7% 28.5% 20.9% 9,996 95.3% 87.9% 78.7%
Vermont 98 30.6% 20.4% 14.3% 2,394 D D D
Virginia 533 32.1% 21.4% 14.4% 48,194 96.2% 92.3% 85.2%
Washington 421 31.1% 18.3% 12.6% 33,495 96.4% 91.1% 84.7%
West Virginia 156 35.3% 19.9% 14.1% 8,218 92.7% 84.3% 73.6%
Wisconsin 328 36.0% 18.0% 14.6% 19,190 93.3% 82.9% 77.4%
Wyoming 84 35.7% 22.6% 20.2% 1,916 80.1% D D
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?