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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
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U.S. - Paging 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 1,914 3,947 70,043 2,727,393
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 422 422 0 21,173
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 825 834 1,744 40,183
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 280 298 1,873 41,537
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 176 196 2,292 62,685
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 141 258 5,242 145,459
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 29 132 3,336 120,287
Firms with 500 employees or more 41 1,807 55,556 2,296,069
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Paging - 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 +
  2002 1,540 10.2% 2.8% 1.5% 42,604 88.1% 78.9% 70.7%
link to 2001 detail 2001 2,023 12.1% 3.4% 1.7% 72,452 90.6% 81.3% 75.2%
link to 2000 detail 2000 2,113 10.9% 3.5% 1.8% 72,396 90.3% 82.3% 76.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 2,042 11.0% 3.4% 1.9% 71,248 91.1% 83.4% 77.6%
link to 1998 detail 1998 1,914 11.0% 3.7% 2.1% 70,043 91.6% 84.1% 79.3%


All-sector table By detailed employment size By year Data in formats for downloading

Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?