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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Management of companies & enterprises
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By detailed employment size By year By state
 
U.S. - Management of companies & enterprises by Employment Size of Enterprise
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. 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 26,419 43,681 2,703,799 175,648,657
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 1,418 1,422 0 290,881
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 3,223 3,231 5,276 251,821
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 774 792 3,834 221,965
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,080 1,106 6,961 375,672
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 5,785 6,056 66,261 2,982,466
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 7,577 8,616 221,967 10,857,683
Firms with 500 employees or more 6,562 22,458 2,399,500 160,668,169
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Management of companies and enterprises - by Year
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. 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 27,609 80.8% 58.7% 27.0% 2,887,407 99.5% 96.9% 87.2%
link to 2007 detail 2007 28,139 79.7% 57.3% 26.1% 3,121,402 99.5% 97.0% 87.7%
link to 2006 detail 2006 26,760 78.5% 57.8% 26.4% 2,915,644 99.5% 97.1% 87.9%
link to 2005 detail 2005 26,513 77.9% 57.2% 26.3% 2,856,418 99.5% 97.1% 88.2%
link to 2004 detail 2004 26,626 77.4% 56.3% 25.5% 2,824,787 99.4% 96.9% 87.9%
link to 2003 detail 2003 27,703 75.6% 54.6% 24.7% 2,879,156 99.4% 96.8% 87.9%
link to 2002 detail 2002 28,229 74.7% 53.3% 23.8% 2,913,798 99.3% 96.7% 87.0%
link to 2001 detail 2001 26,794 73.2% 53.6% 25.0% 2,879,223 99.3% 96.9% 88.7%
link to 2000 detail 2000 26,762 72.9% 52.9% 24.9% 2,873,521 99.3% 97.0% 89.3%
link to 1999 detail 1999 26,873 73.5% 52.9% 24.6% 2,788,276 99.4% 97.0% 88.8%
link to 1998 detail 1998 26,419 75.4% 53.5% 24.8% 2,703,799 99.4% 97.0% 88.7%

 

 

Management of companies & enterprises by State
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. 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 26,419 75.4% 53.5% 24.8% 2,703,799 99.4% 97.0% 88.7%
Alabama 388 87.6% 70.1% 41.5% 21,064 D D 83.3%
Alaska 70 74.3% 51.4% 30.0% 1,902 96.2% 87.7% 73.8%
Arizona 502 85.3% 65.7% 41.0% 40,770 99.6% 97.1% 89.9%
Arkansas 256 88.3% 67.2% 36.7% 21,784 99.6% 97.8% 89.5%
California 3,130 82.7% 61.2% 34.8% 277,174 99.4% 96.7% 87.3%
Colorado 637 82.9% 61.9% 40.5% 37,410 99.3% 94.5% 84.5%
Connecticut 495 85.5% 71.7% 51.5% 46,524 99.5% 97.6% 92.0%
Delaware 1,741 25.3% 23.5% 17.5% 20,243 92.2% 91.5% 83.7%
District of Columbia 184 87.0% 75.0% 58.2% 4,140 98.0% 90.1% 76.0%
Florida 1,516 74.0% 58.3% 34.4% 106,631 99.0% 95.7% 85.7%
Georgia 1,082 84.8% 69.3% 48.6% 90,936 99.6% 97.3% 91.1%
Hawaii 197 82.2% 56.9% 31.5% 5,320 98.1% 87.0% 65.6%
Idaho 133 82.7% 54.1% 25.6% 6,893 D 94.6% 79.8%
Illinois 1,525 84.1% 67.0% 42.2% 161,319 99.6% 97.6% 90.8%
Indiana 678 87.8% 69.2% 40.7% 41,060 99.5% 96.3% 84.6%
Iowa 362 86.2% 63.8% 33.7% 15,712 99.1% 95.2% 74.2%
Kansas 457 80.1% 56.7% 34.1% 24,329 99.3% 95.1% 84.7%
Kentucky 462 83.5% 64.3% 39.4% 29,494 99.1% 96.5% 87.4%
Louisiana 415 81.2% 62.9% 37.1% 15,060 98.1% 91.2% 71.9%
Maine 134 85.8% 64.2% 29.9% 5,029 D 92.4% 69.7%
Maryland 566 84.1% 65.4% 40.1% 45,845 99.5% 97.2% 87.6%
Massachusetts 785 88.2% 73.8% 45.5% 73,809 D 97.8% 88.7%
Michigan 1,049 87.1% 64.9% 39.6% 124,042 99.7% 97.5% 92.3%
Minnesota 720 86.4% 68.2% 40.8% 103,770 99.7% 98.3% 92.9%
Mississippi 223 90.6% 67.3% 35.0% 10,271 99.5% 93.8% 77.5%
Missouri 781 82.6% 64.0% 38.0% 61,523 99.5% 97.2% 88.6%
Montana 91 87.9% 64.8% 33.0% 1,690 D D 58.9%
Nebraska 240 84.6% 62.1% 33.8% 12,727 99.2% 94.2% 84.3%
Nevada 493 46.0% 38.3% 25.2% 6,837 95.0% 88.0% 63.7%
New Hampshire 137 86.9% 70.8% 44.5% 7,668 D 96.6% 78.8%
New Jersey 965 87.5% 74.0% 51.1% 139,280 99.7% 98.6% 92.5%
New Mexico 168 84.5% 56.5% 28.6% 8,000 98.0% 92.1% 78.8%
New York 1,871 75.6% 61.0% 36.9% 181,408 99.2% 96.8% 88.0%
North Carolina 851 87.8% 67.1% 39.6% 75,903 99.6% 97.4% 89.2%
North Dakota 73 87.7% 56.2% 35.6% 2,095 D D 72.6%
Ohio 1,319 86.8% 67.6% 41.7% 143,771 99.7% 97.7% 90.9%
Oklahoma 380 80.0% 61.8% 38.9% 27,758 99.1% 96.3% 89.3%
Oregon 426 88.3% 68.1% 36.6% 39,984 99.6% 96.9% 86.3%
Pennsylvania 1,312 88.4% 69.4% 43.3% 135,655 99.6% 97.6% 90.0%
Rhode Island 102 89.2% 72.5% 41.2% 8,583 99.7% 97.2% 89.6%
South Carolina 358 84.1% 66.8% 45.3% 25,845 99.3% 96.1% 89.9%
South Dakota 87 88.5% 63.2% 31.0% 1,969 D D 42.9%
Tennessee 638 86.5% 69.1% 46.1% 75,513 99.7% 98.2% 93.3%
Texas 2,380 82.1% 61.2% 36.9% 229,419 99.4% 97.1% 90.2%
Utah 250 82.8% 69.2% 41.2% 18,081 D 97.7% 89.3%
Vermont 68 80.9% 58.8% 26.5% 2,139 D 88.2% 54.1%
Virginia 760 86.6% 67.0% 42.4% 52,383 99.5% 96.8% 88.4%
Washington 693 84.4% 64.4% 38.4% 53,616 99.5% 96.9% 88.6%
West Virginia 164 82.9% 61.6% 36.0% 5,135 98.4% 88.5% 67.7%
Wisconsin 593 85.8% 65.3% 38.6% 55,086 99.6% 97.3% 89.7%
Wyoming 66 84.8% 51.5% 28.8% 1,200 D D 63.3%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?