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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Insurance carriers & related activities
United States
By detailed employment size By year By state
 
U.S. - Insurance carriers & related activities 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 127,760 173,658 2,312,394 99,338,014
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 11,621 11,634 0 408,799
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 83,871 84,020 170,059 4,131,641
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 18,558 19,217 117,953 3,729,284
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 7,193 8,667 94,306 3,617,024
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 4,744 7,914 172,110 7,532,273
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,016 3,866 155,989 6,640,302
Firms with 500 employees or more 757 38,340 1,601,977 73,278,691
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Insurance carriers and related activities - 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.
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
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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 138,611 4.9% 1.4% 0.6% 2,431,680 82.8% 75.5% 68.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 138,876 4.8% 1.3% 0.6% 2,326,944 81.9% 74.3% 67.2%
link to 2006 detail 2006 138,737 4.9% 1.4% 0.5% 2,377,822 82.2% 74.5% 67.2%
link to 2005 detail 2005 137,429 4.9% 1.4% 0.6% 2,323,045 82.1% 74.3% 67.0%
link to 2004 detail 2004 134,392 5.1% 1.4% 0.6% 2,375,648 82.6% 75.0% 67.8%
link to 2003 detail 2003 132,056 5.2% 1.5% 0.6% 2,393,188 D D 68.6%
link to 2002 detail 2002 129,959 5.1% 1.5% 0.6% 2,342,005 83.4% 76.1% 69.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 127,971 5.1% 1.4% 0.6% 2,326,133 83.4% 76.0% 68.8%
link to 2000 detail 2000 128,460 5.1% 1.4% 0.6% 2,290,162 83.3% 75.8% 68.6%
link to 1999 detail 1999 127,411 5.2% 1.4% 0.6% 2,345,952 83.6% 76.1% 69.3%
link to 1998 detail 1998 127,760 5.1% 1.4% 0.6% 2,312,394 83.5% 76.0% 69.3%

 

 

Insurance carriers & related activities 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 127,760 5.1% 1.4% 0.6% 2,312,394 83.5% 76.0% 69.3%
Alabama 1,703 12.4% 8.2% 6.3% 24,967 81.3% D D
Alaska 233 20.2% 16.3% 12.4% 1,903 D D 32.9%
Arizona 2,419 11.0% 8.1% 6.5% 33,120 82.5% D 71.2%
Arkansas 1,419 9.2% 6.8% 5.7% 10,404 64.5% 55.5% 49.2%
California 12,240 7.7% 3.2% 2.0% 221,733 84.5% 75.7% 67.4%
Colorado 2,703 10.0% 7.4% 6.1% 40,556 84.4% 78.9% 73.6%
Connecticut 1,646 15.6% 8.5% 6.4% 78,478 D D 86.0%
Delaware 347 21.3% 16.7% 14.7% 7,651 88.6% 81.4% 80.8%
District of Columbia 167 38.9% 28.1% 25.1% 5,136 D D 73.6%
Florida 8,086 7.8% 3.8% 2.6% 121,873 80.1% 71.3% 64.0%
Georgia 3,693 10.8% 7.2% 5.3% 62,191 83.0% 77.3% 69.9%
Hawaii 388 23.7% 17.8% 14.7% 6,462 85.1% 72.6% 64.8%
Idaho 686 12.8% 9.6% 8.3% (5000-9999) D D D
Illinois 7,066 8.5% 5.0% 3.4% 138,718 86.4% 80.6% 74.1%
Indiana 3,251 9.8% 6.5% 5.0% 45,988 80.5% 72.7% 63.2%
Iowa 2,380 7.9% 5.4% 4.4% 38,426 D D 74.6%
Kansas 2,134 9.8% 7.3% 6.4% 23,165 78.6% 70.7% 65.4%
Kentucky 1,829 10.3% 6.8% 5.4% 21,839 75.2% D D
Louisiana 2,213 11.2% 7.0% 5.4% 24,681 72.4% D 50.7%
Maine 583 15.8% 10.1% 8.2% 10,582 81.5% D 67.1%
Maryland 2,252 13.6% 9.1% 7.1% 39,716 84.3% 76.3% 67.2%
Massachusetts 3,030 12.1% 6.4% 4.8% 83,653 87.1% D 72.9%
Michigan 4,265 9.6% 5.2% 4.1% 69,787 80.7% 72.0% 64.6%
Minnesota 3,639 8.5% 5.4% 4.2% 59,937 85.6% 80.1% 74.1%
Mississippi 1,247 10.8% 7.9% 6.7% 11,505 68.8% 59.9% 58.4%
Missouri 3,680 8.5% 5.5% 4.3% 46,313 80.8% 73.6% 64.9%
Montana 669 10.6% 7.9% 6.7% 4,419 62.5% D 43.5%
Nebraska 1,605 9.4% 7.1% 5.9% 26,800 85.2% D 74.4%
Nevada 838 15.6% 11.3% 9.9% 7,538 70.9% 57.2% 52.9%
New Hampshire 593 18.9% 13.5% 11.3% 15,984 88.1% D 80.4%
New Jersey 3,197 13.6% 6.6% 4.7% 89,718 87.6% 79.8% 74.0%
New Mexico 834 14.0% 10.2% 8.4% 6,779 63.9% 48.0% 37.6%
New York 7,256 9.3% 4.2% 2.6% 185,967 86.7% 79.6% 71.9%
North Carolina 3,484 9.0% 5.8% 4.6% 48,517 79.4% 72.0% 66.2%
North Dakota 661 9.4% 7.1% 6.4% 4,467 D D D
Ohio 5,900 8.0% 4.4% 3.1% 104,859 83.5% 77.0% 70.8%
Oklahoma 2,077 8.7% 5.8% 4.9% 19,895 73.5% D 55.5%
Oregon 1,909 11.4% 8.0% 6.3% 26,416 80.7% D D
Pennsylvania 5,520 9.8% 5.2% 3.6% 132,129 86.6% 80.3% 74.5%
Rhode Island 468 17.1% 11.8% 9.4% 10,859 87.1% D 75.9%
South Carolina 1,608 10.7% 7.5% 6.1% 24,792 79.7% 73.3% 68.4%
South Dakota 741 11.1% 8.2% 7.0% 4,712 D D 49.3%
Tennessee 2,581 10.6% 7.0% 5.7% 39,755 82.1% 74.1% 69.9%
Texas 9,635 8.0% 3.8% 2.5% 147,178 81.9% 72.2% 64.2%
Utah 1,083 14.1% 9.1% 7.3% 12,755 76.7% D 50.8%
Vermont 344 20.6% 15.1% 13.1% 3,789 74.9% D 41.9%
Virginia 3,265 8.6% 5.8% 4.7% 44,434 80.7% 74.9% 69.9%
Washington 2,667 11.3% 7.3% 5.5% 39,017 82.3% D 67.4%
West Virginia 854 10.3% 8.1% 7.0% (5000-9999) D D D
Wisconsin 3,348 9.1% 5.7% 4.3% 68,118 87.6% 82.0% 76.2%
Wyoming 323 12.7% 9.6% 8.4% 1,870 D D 22.1%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?