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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Temporary help services
United States
By detailed employment size By year
 
U.S. - Temporary help services 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 11,151 25,114 2,549,701 46,968,885
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 1,403 1,406 0 287,159
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 2,075 2,083 4,277 156,709
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 941 946 6,297 199,767
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 884 919 12,228 350,315
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 2,859 3,112 143,766 3,132,969
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 2,208 3,412 473,169 7,791,645
Firms with 500 employees or more 781 13,236 1,909,964 35,050,321
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Temporary help services - 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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data
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 13,545 51.4% 24.3% 6.7% 2,875,337 98.8% 92.5% 74.8%
link to 2007 detail 2007 12,331 51.1% 25.6% 7.5% 2,901,213 99.0% 93.6% 76.9%
link to 2006 detail 2006 11,912 52.8% 27.4% 7.9% 2,930,520 99.1% 94.0% 77.1%
link to 2005 detail 2005 11,784 52.9% 26.4% 7.3% 2,615,315 99.0% 93.1% 74.4%
link to 2004 detail 2004 11,571 52.8% 26.0% 6.4% 2,325,501 98.9% 92.2% 71.3%
link to 2003 detail 2003 11,415 54.2% 25.5% 6.7% 2,188,383 98.8% 91.5% 70.6%
link to 2002 detail 2002 10,092 53.2% 25.6% 6.8% 2,390,634 99.1% 93.4% 76.8%
link to 2001 detail 2001 11,969 48.7% 23.9% 6.6% 2,676,010 99.0% 93.6% 77.0%
link to 2000 detail 2000 11,490 50.9% 26.2% 7.3% 3,012,681 99.2% 94.5% 78.7%
link to 1999 detail 1999 11,376 50.5% 25.9% 7.0% 2,725,800 99.1% 93.9% 77.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 11,151 52.4% 26.8% 7.0% 2,549,701 99.1% 93.5% 74.9%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?