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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Business support services
United States
By detailed employment size By year
 
U.S. - Business support 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 30,198 35,228 642,347 13,791,245
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 4,498 4,506 0 159,906
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 13,938 13,955 28,502 584,935
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 4,818 4,858 31,597 642,358
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 3,242 3,358 43,452 940,021
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 2,830 3,421 105,699 2,422,524
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 555 1,307 86,579 1,727,399
Firms with 500 employees or more 317 3,823 346,518 7,314,102
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Business support 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 29,447 13.6% 4.5% 1.8% 828,173 88.2% 75.7% 60.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 29,803 13.1% 4.1% 1.7% 766,237 86.9% 73.3% 58.0%
link to 2006 detail 2006 30,145 13.2% 4.1% 1.6% 778,731 87.0% 73.3% 58.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 30,289 13.1% 3.9% 1.6% 763,792 86.7% 73.0% 58.6%
link to 2004 detail 2004 30,153 13.3% 3.9% 1.6% 774,235 86.8% 72.7% 58.9%
link to 2003 detail 2003 29,499 13.7% 4.0% 1.7% 760,099 86.8% 72.6% 58.2%
link to 2002 detail 2002 28,360 12.9% 3.4% 1.3% 692,741 85.9% 71.3% 56.8%
link to 2001 detail 2001 29,151 12.6% 3.2% 1.2% 710,812 85.9% 71.4% 58.0%
link to 2000 detail 2000 29,489 12.3% 3.1% 1.2% 702,222 85.5% 70.9% 57.6%
link to 1999 detail 1999 29,737 12.2% 3.0% 1.1% 671,035 84.7% 69.3% 55.9%
link to 1998 detail 1998 30,198 12.3% 2.9% 1.0% 642,347 83.9% 67.4% 53.9%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?