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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Finance & Insurance
United States
By detailed employment size By year By state By industry
 
U.S. - Finance & Insurance 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 222,005 412,416 5,770,339 290,008,843
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 25,403 25,455 0 1,520,940
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 129,088 129,412 261,918 7,956,348
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 31,587 32,853 202,772 7,948,582
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 15,616 19,118 208,236 9,541,210
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 15,107 33,308 604,343 26,771,742
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 3,564 25,801 603,366 27,504,705
Firms with 500 employees or more 1,640 146,469 3,889,704 208,765,316
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 507 9,572 232,318 11,478,120
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 200 5,559 135,757 7,810,682
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 225 9,636 240,348 11,877,421
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 708 121,702 3,281,281 177,599,093
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Finance and insurance - 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 253,388 8.2% 2.3% 0.7% 6,511,616 88.5% 79.2% 67.8%
link to 2007 detail 2007 264,193 8.0% 2.2% 0.6% 6,548,868 88.0% 78.5% 67.4%
link to 2006 detail 2006 263,028 8.3% 2.2% 0.6% 6,647,098 88.1% 78.4% 67.1%
link to 2005 detail 2005 259,983 8.3% 2.2% 0.6% 6,431,837 88.0% 78.1% 66.9%
link to 2004 detail 2004 251,965 8.6% 2.3% 0.7% 6,481,304 88.3% 78.4% 67.5%
link to 2003 detail 2003 244,657 8.8% 2.4% 0.7% 6,463,706 88.6% 78.9% 68.1%
link to 2002 detail 2002 237,883 8.7% 2.4% 0.7% 6,414,583 88.9% 79.6% 69.4%
link to 2001 detail 2001 230,595 8.9% 2.3% 0.7% 6,248,400 88.8% 79.0% 68.9%
link to 2000 detail 2000 227,034 9.0% 2.3% 0.7% 5,963,426 88.5% 78.3% 67.9%
link to 1999 detail 1999 223,535 9.2% 2.4% 0.7% 5,965,174 88.5% 78.2% 67.9%
link to 1998 detail 1998 222,005 9.1% 2.3% 0.7% 5,770,339 88.3% 77.9% 67.4%

 

 

Finance & Insurance by State
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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 222,005 9.1% 2.3% 0.7% 5,770,339 88.3% 77.9% 67.4%
link to industry detail Alabama 2,985 16.2% 8.5% 5.8% 67,933 87.8% 75.8% 66.3%
link to industry detail Alaska 390 24.4% 17.4% 12.8% 6,956 83.8% 71.4% 58.8%
link to industry detail Arizona 4,109 15.4% 10.2% 7.3% 92,132 88.9% 82.2% 76.1%
link to industry detail Arkansas 2,193 16.1% 8.3% 6.0% 32,335 82.3% 61.3% 48.3%
link to industry detail California 23,735 11.0% 4.5% 2.2% 599,878 88.8% 79.2% 67.4%
link to industry detail Colorado 5,347 14.3% 8.4% 5.9% 97,680 86.5% 75.6% 64.9%
link to industry detail Connecticut 3,354 17.8% 9.9% 6.3% 122,463 92.0% 84.5% 76.4%
link to industry detail Delaware 1,033 27.9% 22.7% 17.0% 41,611 95.3% 91.7% 89.3%
link to industry detail District of Columbia 569 38.0% 23.6% 19.9% 16,671 92.1% 79.2% 72.1%
link to industry detail Florida 14,749 10.8% 5.0% 3.0% 302,728 86.5% 76.7% 67.1%
link to industry detail Georgia 6,947 16.1% 8.9% 5.8% 154,804 87.7% 76.7% 65.8%
link to industry detail Hawaii 769 23.9% 16.4% 13.0% 20,054 D D 74.0%
link to industry detail Idaho 1,197 17.1% 11.7% 9.4% 16,285 81.0% 67.2% 56.8%
link to industry detail Illinois 13,107 13.9% 6.3% 3.6% 338,057 89.1% 78.1% 67.3%
link to industry detail Indiana 4,955 15.3% 8.2% 5.2% 110,993 87.5% 75.8% 61.0%
link to industry detail Iowa 3,594 13.8% 6.6% 4.8% 73,746 85.1% 72.7% 63.1%
link to industry detail Kansas 3,457 15.8% 8.6% 6.6% 52,839 81.8% 64.6% 52.1%
link to industry detail Kentucky 2,951 18.3% 8.8% 6.4% 61,079 86.2% 69.7% 59.1%
link to industry detail Louisiana 4,115 14.1% 7.1% 4.9% 68,112 81.6% 65.9% 55.5%
link to industry detail Maine 956 22.2% 12.0% 8.6% 21,374 85.8% 68.7% 54.8%
link to industry detail Maryland 4,014 18.4% 10.1% 7.1% 104,336 89.2% 78.0% 67.9%
link to industry detail Massachusetts 5,548 17.7% 9.1% 5.7% 214,807 91.6% 83.1% 73.2%
link to industry detail Michigan 6,558 14.5% 6.7% 4.5% 165,003 87.2% 75.4% 65.0%
link to industry detail Minnesota 5,771 13.9% 6.7% 4.6% 129,835 88.1% 76.5% 66.7%
link to industry detail Mississippi 2,343 14.0% 8.2% 6.0% 34,053 81.5% 67.2% 54.5%
link to industry detail Missouri 5,654 14.8% 7.3% 5.0% 123,925 88.3% 76.4% 67.0%
link to industry detail Montana 1,113 16.3% 8.4% 6.6% 12,780 75.9% 51.6% 38.5%
link to industry detail Nebraska 2,414 14.4% 8.2% 6.4% 47,979 85.0% 74.3% 65.3%
link to industry detail Nevada 2,022 18.6% 12.7% 8.9% 27,360 84.2% 71.9% 63.5%
link to industry detail New Hampshire 991 23.0% 15.1% 12.0% 24,936 89.1% 78.9% 70.7%
link to industry detail New Jersey 5,854 17.4% 8.4% 5.2% 200,648 91.1% 82.2% 72.8%
link to industry detail New Mexico 1,501 20.3% 13.2% 9.3% 21,850 80.9% 62.6% 43.8%
link to industry detail New York 14,983 14.2% 5.9% 2.9% 587,487 91.8% 84.1% 73.0%
link to industry detail North Carolina 5,526 13.3% 7.9% 5.5% 133,120 88.2% 80.9% 73.6%
link to industry detail North Dakota 970 14.5% 7.8% 6.0% 12,526 D D 43.3%
link to industry detail Ohio 9,045 13.1% 6.2% 3.8% 246,164 89.0% 79.9% 71.4%
link to industry detail Oklahoma 3,715 15.0% 6.9% 5.0% 57,364 82.3% 63.4% 50.0%
link to industry detail Oregon 3,113 15.7% 10.0% 7.1% 59,843 86.2% 75.9% 66.8%
link to industry detail Pennsylvania 8,968 13.7% 7.0% 4.2% 272,432 89.7% 81.7% 71.9%
link to industry detail Rhode Island 840 22.3% 15.1% 11.5% 24,277 90.2% 82.0% 71.7%
link to industry detail South Carolina 2,918 15.3% 9.0% 6.6% 58,771 85.4% 75.4% 66.2%
link to industry detail South Dakota 1,106 15.9% 10.3% 7.8% 20,034 85.4% 74.2% 59.6%
link to industry detail Tennessee 4,557 16.0% 8.4% 5.9% 101,293 87.6% 75.0% 65.4%
link to industry detail Texas 17,375 12.7% 5.1% 2.9% 360,257 86.4% 72.9% 60.8%
link to industry detail Utah 2,207 16.5% 10.3% 7.8% 40,957 85.8% 75.4% 64.1%
link to industry detail Vermont 549 23.9% 16.0% 13.1% 9,370 84.2% 65.0% 48.5%
link to industry detail Virginia 5,253 14.8% 8.4% 5.6% 131,159 89.5% 80.3% 70.7%
link to industry detail Washington 4,780 15.1% 9.2% 5.8% 96,128 86.6% 77.0% 63.0%
link to industry detail West Virginia 1,272 16.6% 10.2% 8.1% 21,212 84.2% 69.5% 63.5%
link to industry detail Wisconsin 4,919 15.3% 7.1% 4.6% 126,572 89.5% 77.4% 66.7%
link to industry detail Wyoming 555 20.7% 12.6% 10.3% 6,131 75.2% 52.8% 34.0%
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U.S. - Finance & Insurance 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 +
  52 Finance & Insurance 222,005 9.1% 2.3% 0.7% 5,770,339 88.3% 77.9% 67.4%
link to industry detail 521 Monetary authorities - central bank 12 100.0%100.0% 100.0% 21,456 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
link to industry detail 522 Credit intermediation & related activities 53,721 21.6% 5.5% 1.4% 2,688,270 93.1% 79.5% 65.4%
link to industry detail 523 Securities intermediation & related activities 40,648 7.7% 3.0% 1.5% 724,247 85.8% 76.8% 68.1%
link to industry detail 524 Insurance carriers & related activities 127,760 5.1% 1.4% 0.6% 2,312,394 83.5% 76.0% 69.3%
link to industry detail 525 Funds, trusts, & other financial vehicles (part) 1,012 15.3% 9.9% 5.7% 23,972 92.4% 84.8% 65.1%
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U.S. - Finance & Insurance by Industry
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NAICS
code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to state detail 521 Monetary authorities - central bank 12 100.0%100.0% 100.0% 21,456 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
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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 522 Credit intermediation & related activities 53,721 21.6% 5.5% 1.4% 2,688,270 93.1% 79.5% 65.4%
link to state detail 5221   Depository credit intermediation 19,313 43.1% 10.5% 2.0% 1,920,435 96.2% 81.9% 66.6%
link to state detail 52211    Commercial banking 7,920 66.7% 16.3% 3.7% 1,483,498 98.1% 86.5% 74.5%
link to state detail 52212    Savings institutions 1,836 73.0% 28.5% 10.0% 258,906 D D 61.2%
link to state detail 52213    Credit unions 9,723 19.3% 3.8% 0.3% 176,166 76.9% 41.1% 8.1%
link to state detail 52219    Other depository credit intermediation 31 48.4% 35.5% 16.1% 1,865 D D 75.3%
link to state detail 5222   Nondepository credit intermediation 20,628 12.7% 5.5% 2.5% 565,529 88.8% 79.5% 68.9%
link to state detail 52221    Credit card issuing 154 52.6% 37.0% 29.2% 45,972 99.4% 98.1% 96.3%
link to state detail 52222    Sales financing 3,198 20.5% 12.4% 8.1% 140,247 93.6% 88.0% 81.7%
link to state detail 52229    Other nondepository credit intermediation 17,464 11.9% 4.8% 2.0% 379,310 85.7% 74.2% 60.9%
link to state detail 522291     Consumer lending 3,981 10.7% 5.5% 2.8% 106,255 88.7% 82.7% 76.0%
link to state detail 522292     Real estate credit 7,699 17.1% 6.9% 2.8% 203,863 88.4% 74.5% 58.5%
link to state detail 522293     International trade financing 138 37.7% 21.7% 14.5% 4,538 91.6% 78.3% 59.4%
link to state detail 522294     Secondary market financing 185 21.1% 15.7% 8.1% 13,043 96.3% 93.3% 79.6%
link to state detail 522298     All other nondepository credit intermediation 5,608 6.9% 2.7% 1.4% 51,611 65.7% 50.1% 34.4%
link to state detail 5223   Activities related to credit intermediation 14,713 10.4% 3.0% 1.4% 202,306 75.9% 56.5% 43.4%
link to state detail 52231    Mortgage & nonmortgage loan brokers 9,535 9.0% 1.7% 0.8% 70,183 54.0% 20.4% 9.0%
link to state detail 52232    Financial transactions processing, reserve, & clearinghouse act 821 22.8% 11.7% 6.0% 51,171 95.2% 88.5% 74.7%
link to state detail 52239    Other activities related to credit intermediation 4,441 12.8% 5.5% 2.9% 80,952 82.6% 67.5% 53.3%
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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 523 Securities intermediation & related activities 40,648 7.7% 3.0% 1.5% 724,247 85.8% 76.8% 68.1%
link to state detail 5231   Securities & commodity contracts intermediation & brokerage 12,627 10.9% 4.4% 2.2% 457,443 92.6% 85.8% 78.1%
link to state detail 52311    Investment banking & securities dealing 2,838 19.3% 9.5% 5.6% 164,073 95.7% 89.5% 80.9%
link to state detail 52312    Securities brokerage 8,053 10.2% 4.5% 2.5% 273,692 92.2% 86.2% 79.6%
link to state detail 52313    Commodity contracts dealing 618 14.2% 7.4% 4.7% 6,278 74.5% 52.3% 33.6%
link to state detail 52314    Commodity contracts brokerage 1,340 10.4% 4.2% 2.8% 13,400 71.7% 49.0% 34.8%
link to state detail 5232   Securities & commodity exchanges 68 27.9% 22.1% 14.7% 6,647 98.8% 95.9% 78.1%
link to state detail 5239   Other financial investment activities 28,193 6.9% 3.1% 1.8% 260,157 73.5% 60.4% 50.3%
link to state detail 52391    Miscellaneous intermediation 6,732 7.4% 4.5% 3.1% 25,721 45.8% 28.8% 13.6%
link to state detail 52392    Portfolio management 10,315 9.2% 3.9% 2.2% 128,676 77.3% 63.6% 52.6%
link to state detail 52393    Investment advice 8,329 4.7% 2.0% 1.4% 47,218 60.5% 45.1% 36.5%
link to state detail 52399    All other financial investment activities 3,062 10.5% 6.2% 4.3% 58,542 87.8% 79.6% 72.6%
link to state detail 523991     Trust, fiduciary, & custody activities 2,647 11.2% 6.6% 4.8% 52,997 88.2% 79.7% 73.7%
link to state detail 523999     Miscellaneous financial investment activities 428 9.3% 6.3% 3.7% 5,545 84.7% 78.1% 61.3%
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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 524 Insurance carriers & related activities 127,760 5.1% 1.4% 0.6% 2,312,394 83.5% 76.0% 69.3%
link to state detail 5241   Insurance carriers 5,081 31.3% 18.0% 9.4% 1,532,559 99.1% 97.2% 92.2%
link to state detail 52411    Direct life, health, & medical insurance carriers 1,846 46.6% 30.0% 18.2% 875,544 99.5% 98.0% 93.5%
link to state detail 524113     Direct life insurance carriers 993 45.3% 30.0% 20.4% 550,102 99.6% 98.5% 95.8%
link to state detail 524114     Direct health & medical insurance carriers 920 51.8% 34.7% 20.9% 325,442 99.4% 97.1% 89.6%
link to state detail 52412    Other direct insurance carriers 3,097 25.3% 14.3% 7.2% 648,248 98.6% 96.4% 90.8%
link to state detail 524126     Direct property & casualty insurance carriers 2,284 29.2% 17.3% 8.6% 601,780 98.9% 96.9% 91.3%
link to state detail 524127     Direct title insurance carriers 679 14.4% 6.9% 3.5% 44,739 95.2% D 86.3%
link to state detail 524128     All other direct insurance carriers 144 19.4% 8.3% 7.6% 1,729 76.5% D 31.0%
link to state detail 52413    Reinsurance carriers 275 31.3% 16.4% 12.0% 8,767 93.1% 76.1% 56.5%
link to state detail 5242   Agencies, brokerages, & other insurance related activities 122,999 4.3% 0.9% 0.4% 779,835 52.8% 34.5% 24.3%
link to state detail 52421    Insurance agencies & brokerages 113,112 3.5% 0.7% 0.3% 583,399 42.5% 24.3% 17.1%
link to state detail 52429    Other insurance related activities 10,089 14.6% 5.0% 2.3% 196,436 83.2% 64.7% 45.6%
link to state detail 524291     Claims adjusting 3,011 10.9% 3.9% 1.8% 51,020 81.7% 67.1% 51.2%
link to state detail 524292     Third party administration of insurance & pension funds 5,386 18.6% 6.6% 3.2% 114,799 83.6% 62.7% 41.0%
link to state detail 524298     All other insurance related activities 1,790 12.5% 5.6% 2.9% 30,617 84.0% 68.2% 53.5%
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NAICS
code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to state detail 525 Funds, trusts, & other financial vehicles (part) 1,012 15.3% 9.9% 5.7% 23,972 92.4% 84.8% 65.1%
link to state detail 5259   Other investment pools & funds (part) 1,012 15.3% 9.9% 5.7% 23,972 92.4% 84.8% 65.1%
link to state detail 52591    Open-End Investment Funds 172 12.8% 9.9% 6.4% 1,246 80.6% 68.9% 47.1%
link to state detail 52593    Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) 577 20.1% 12.8% 7.1% 21,730 94.5% 87.4% 67.9%
link to state detail 52599    Other Financial Vehicles 264 6.8% 3.8% 2.3% 996 60.5% 47.8% 26.5%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?