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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
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U.S. - Health Care & Social Assistance 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 527,667 649,681 13,758,395 395,478,378
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 42,679 42,878 0 3,476,059
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 236,481 237,104 530,232 18,822,057
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 123,092 124,954 806,891 26,141,036
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 63,301 67,878 837,507 28,356,525
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 45,710 67,729 1,814,647 51,080,309
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 12,990 49,949 2,464,278 55,021,003
Firms with 500 employees or more 3,414 59,189 7,304,840 212,581,389
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 1,602 12,720 1,024,618 26,661,168
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 574 4,907 634,237 18,342,162
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 498 5,549 882,053 26,496,196
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 740 36,013 4,763,932 141,081,863
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Health care and social assistance - 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 620,965 13.1% 3.3% 0.6% 17,217,256 84.8% 70.8% 52.3%
link to 2007 detail 2007 615,067 12.9% 3.2% 0.6% 16,797,647 84.6% 70.5% 52.4%
link to 2006 detail 2006 605,845 13.0% 3.3% 0.6% 16,451,361 84.5% 70.3% 51.7%
link to 2005 detail 2005 599,392 12.7% 3.2% 0.6% 16,025,147 84.4% 70.3% 51.6%
link to 2004 detail 2004 588,187 12.9% 3.2% 0.6% 15,814,812 84.2% 70.0% 51.5%
link to 2003 detail 2003 575,089 12.7% 3.2% 0.6% 15,472,183 84.3% 70.3% 51.8%
link to 2002 detail 2002 560,083 12.6% 3.2% 0.6% 14,900,148 84.2% 70.4% 52.0%
link to 2001 detail 2001 540,976 12.6% 3.2% 0.7% 14,534,726 84.3% 70.5% 52.5%
link to 2000 detail 2000 532,042 12.3% 3.2% 0.7% 14,108,655 84.2% 70.5% 52.5%
link to 1999 detail 1999 524,303 12.0% 3.1% 0.7% 13,865,014 84.2% 70.9% 53.0%
link to 1998 detail 1998 527,667 11.8% 3.1% 0.6% 13,758,395 84.2% 71.0% 53.1%

 

 

Health Care & Social Assistance 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 527,667 11.8% 3.1% 0.6% 13,758,395 84.2% 71.0% 53.1%
link to industry detail Alabama 6,933 13.9% 4.7% 2.0% 201,123 84.3% 72.9% 56.6%
link to industry detail Alaska 1,424 12.6% 3.7% 1.8% 28,919 78.8% 61.7% 42.5%
link to industry detail Arizona 8,739 11.2% 3.8% 1.7% 190,111 82.1% 69.3% 52.8%
link to industry detail Arkansas 4,751 14.1% 5.4% 2.2% 130,131 85.6% 72.2% 53.6%
link to industry detail California 69,120 8.8% 2.1% 0.6% 1,269,961 79.4% 65.4% 50.7%
link to industry detail Colorado 8,705 11.5% 3.6% 1.5% 180,801 81.2% 66.7% 48.1%
link to industry detail Connecticut 7,492 15.5% 5.6% 1.7% 211,360 84.6% 70.6% 46.6%
link to industry detail Delaware 1,551 17.7% 7.2% 4.5% 41,202 83.3% 69.4% 55.2%
link to industry detail District of Columbia 1,750 16.9% 7.3% 3.8% 58,820 89.1% 79.2% 65.2%
link to industry detail Florida 33,957 9.0% 2.5% 0.9% 740,889 81.1% 70.1% 57.1%
link to industry detail Georgia 13,417 12.2% 3.5% 1.6% 331,913 82.6% 69.6% 56.1%
link to industry detail Hawaii 2,474 9.3% 3.8% 1.7% 47,389 80.2% 68.7% 48.6%
link to industry detail Idaho 2,802 12.8% 4.2% 1.7% 50,675 77.3% 58.8% 38.2%
link to industry detail Illinois 21,574 13.8% 4.7% 1.4% 612,860 85.9% 72.9% 53.7%
link to industry detail Indiana 9,922 14.9% 5.6% 2.0% 313,870 86.9% 75.3% 54.7%
link to industry detail Iowa 5,387 19.3% 6.7% 2.1% 172,799 87.9% 70.1% 44.1%
link to industry detail Kansas 5,075 18.0% 6.5% 2.5% 154,002 87.1% 71.2% 47.4%
link to industry detail Kentucky 6,871 14.0% 4.9% 2.0% 194,306 85.0% 72.9% 55.6%
link to industry detail Louisiana 8,700 15.0% 4.8% 1.7% 234,874 84.6% 68.9% 49.0%
link to industry detail Maine 3,038 15.4% 6.0% 2.0% 79,828 85.7% 70.7% 41.0%
link to industry detail Maryland 10,527 13.0% 4.2% 1.7% 258,904 83.8% 70.4% 53.4%
link to industry detail Massachusetts 12,360 15.9% 5.8% 1.7% 452,467 88.8% 77.8% 57.3%
link to industry detail Michigan 18,973 12.2% 3.4% 1.0% 487,075 82.9% 69.3% 50.9%
link to industry detail Minnesota 7,856 18.8% 6.7% 1.8% 304,552 89.7% 76.5% 53.1%
link to industry detail Mississippi 4,202 12.9% 5.9% 2.4% 126,613 86.3% 77.9% 59.3%
link to industry detail Missouri 10,244 15.5% 5.1% 1.7% 320,300 87.1% 73.0% 54.8%
link to industry detail Montana 2,346 11.3% 4.4% 1.4% 45,242 80.4% 64.4% 36.3%
link to industry detail Nebraska 3,239 16.6% 6.2% 2.6% 95,015 86.7% 72.4% 53.4%
link to industry detail Nevada 3,349 11.9% 4.0% 2.2% 60,534 78.6% 62.2% 49.9%
link to industry detail New Hampshire 2,578 15.0% 5.7% 2.6% 68,223 83.6% 71.1% 48.7%
link to industry detail New Jersey 19,167 10.5% 3.1% 1.1% 405,946 80.1% 67.2% 50.7%
link to industry detail New Mexico 3,116 14.5% 5.2% 2.8% 76,641 83.6% 68.0% 51.9%
link to industry detail New York 38,667 11.9% 4.2% 1.2% 1,134,508 87.0% 76.7% 56.1%
link to industry detail North Carolina 12,772 15.5% 4.4% 1.6% 375,402 84.9% 71.1% 54.8%
link to industry detail North Dakota 1,240 18.7% 8.1% 2.7% 45,894 89.9% 76.8% 51.3%
link to industry detail Ohio 20,125 15.7% 4.9% 1.4% 628,391 86.0% 72.1% 52.3%
link to industry detail Oklahoma 7,083 15.5% 4.5% 1.7% 171,500 84.1% 63.6% 44.1%
link to industry detail Oregon 7,628 12.1% 3.7% 1.4% 150,106 80.4% 63.7% 45.4%
link to industry detail Pennsylvania 24,023 14.1% 4.5% 1.4% 740,337 86.1% 74.4% 55.4%
link to industry detail Rhode Island 2,259 18.2% 7.6% 2.1% 68,633 86.7% 71.4% 41.0%
link to industry detail South Carolina 6,238 13.5% 4.6% 2.2% 161,581 82.9% 70.5% 56.0%
link to industry detail South Dakota 1,594 17.9% 6.5% 2.5% 48,237 87.9% 70.0% 49.6%
link to industry detail Tennessee 9,822 13.1% 4.2% 1.8% 281,092 85.4% 73.1% 59.8%
link to industry detail Texas 36,640 12.2% 2.8% 0.9% 911,062 83.5% 68.9% 55.8%
link to industry detail Utah 3,946 11.7% 3.8% 1.9% 83,229 80.8% 66.4% 52.9%
link to industry detail Vermont 1,532 13.4% 5.0% 1.9% 32,785 81.6% 66.5% 37.0%
link to industry detail Virginia 11,748 13.2% 3.9% 1.6% 293,646 82.8% 69.1% 54.1%
link to industry detail Washington 12,943 11.3% 3.4% 1.2% 269,475 80.4% 65.6% 47.1%
link to industry detail West Virginia 3,432 16.0% 6.4% 2.5% 99,695 85.3% 71.1% 48.4%
link to industry detail Wisconsin 9,023 15.2% 5.1% 1.9% 291,783 86.4% 74.5% 55.1%
link to industry detail Wyoming 1,258 13.1% 5.5% 2.5% 23,694 78.7% 63.8% 32.2%
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U.S. - Health Care & Social Assistance 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 +
  62 Health Care & Social Assistance 527,667 11.8% 3.1% 0.6% 13,758,395 84.2% 71.0% 53.1%
link to industry detail 621 Ambulatory health care services 400,749 7.3% 1.4% 0.4% 4,482,362 62.4% 42.9% 28.9%
link to industry detail 622 Hospitals 4,364 95.1% 84.5% 45.0% 5,011,337 100.0% 99.4% 91.0%
link to industry detail 623 Nursing & residential care facilities 32,449 45.6% 20.6% 3.3% 2,511,204 96.4% 80.6% 44.5%
link to industry detail 624 Social assistance 94,365 19.2% 4.4% 0.7% 1,753,492 77.4% 48.0% 18.9%
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U.S. - Health Care & Social Assistance by Industry
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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 621 Ambulatory health care services 400,749 7.3% 1.4% 0.4% 4,482,362 62.4% 42.9% 28.9%
link to state detail 6211   Offices of physicians 173,066 8.0% 1.1% 0.4% 1,619,363 55.4% 30.1% 19.6%
link to state detail 621111     Offices of physicians (except mental health specialists) 163,366 8.4% 1.1% 0.4% 1,582,567 56.0% 30.4% 19.8%
link to state detail 621112     Offices of physicians, mental health specialists 9,828 3.2% 1.4% 0.8% 36,796 32.3% 18.6% 11.7%
link to state detail 6212   Offices of dentists 111,325 2.2% 0.1% 0.0% 665,498 12.6% 2.7% 1.2%
link to state detail 6213   Offices of other health practitioners 84,331 2.9% 0.6% 0.2% 421,106 35.9% 20.7% 13.7%
link to state detail 62131    Offices of chiropractors 30,505 0.5% 0.0% *****% 92,993 5.4% D D
link to state detail 62132    Offices of optometrists 16,163 2.6% 0.3% 0.1% 82,368 18.9% 6.0% 3.4%
link to state detail 62133    Offices of mental health practitioners (except physicians) 11,318 3.0% 1.1% 0.4% 41,004 40.6% D D
link to state detail 62134    Offices of physical, occup, & speech therapists & audiologists 11,862 10.1% 2.0% 1.0% 144,201 67.7% 44.6% 32.5%
link to state detail 62139    Offices of all other health practitioners 14,556 2.7% 0.8% 0.4% 60,540 26.9% 12.6% 5.7%
link to state detail 621391     Offices of podiatrists 8,135 1.1% 0.1% 0.1% 30,357 7.1% 0.5% 0.2%
link to state detail 621399     Offices of all other miscellaneous health practitioners 6,423 4.9% 1.7% 0.8% 30,183 46.8% 24.8% 11.2%
link to state detail 6214   Outpatient care centers 11,055 36.2% 16.0% 5.9% 541,445 93.2% 76.6% 51.3%
link to state detail 62141    Family planning centers 1,020 29.0% 10.7% 3.0% 18,966 82.0% 46.7% 13.2%
link to state detail 62142    Outpatient mental health & substance abuse centers 3,709 37.5% 19.6% 4.9% 132,460 92.1% 72.5% 24.7%
link to state detail 62149    Other outpatient care centers 6,607 39.2% 17.7% 8.4% 390,019 94.2% 79.5% 62.2%
link to state detail 621491     HMO medical centers 160 53.1% 41.9% 25.6% 54,305 99.6% 98.3% 91.8%
link to state detail 621492     Kidney dialysis centers 448 51.8% 15.0% 9.2% 45,913 96.4% 81.1% 72.9%
link to state detail 621493     Freestanding ambulatory surgical & emergency centers 1,834 31.5% 12.3% 9.0% 47,823 83.5% 58.0% 48.7%
link to state detail 621498     All other outpatient care centers 4,332 43.0% 22.3% 10.4% 241,978 94.6% 79.3% 56.2%
link to state detail 6215   Medical & diagnostic laboratories 6,006 19.6% 6.9% 3.7% 156,328 85.1% 67.0% 51.2%
link to state detail 621511     Medical laboratories 2,791 23.1% 9.2% 4.7% 111,339 90.3% 77.1% 62.2%
link to state detail 621512     Diagnostic imaging centers 3,261 17.8% 6.0% 3.6% 44,989 72.1% 41.8% 23.8%
link to state detail 6216   Home health care services 12,310 47.5% 16.2% 5.6% 901,525 96.0% 77.1% 53.2%
link to state detail 6219   Other ambulatory health care services 4,680 31.5% 9.0% 3.4% 177,097 90.2% 66.5% 42.0%
link to state detail 62191    Ambulance services 2,773 36.6% 6.6% 2.2% 107,312 89.1% 58.1% 40.4%
link to state detail 62199    All other ambulatory health care services 1,910 24.1% 12.7% 5.3% 69,785 91.8% 79.3% 44.5%
link to state detail 621991     Blood & organ banks 581 44.1% 23.8% 7.4% 46,637 96.5% 85.4% 41.3%
link to state detail 621999     All other miscellaneous ambulatory health care services 1,341 16.1% 8.7% 5.1% 23,148 82.3% 67.0% 50.8%
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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 622 Hospitals 4,364 95.1% 84.5% 45.0% 5,011,337 100.0% 99.4% 91.0%
link to state detail 6221   General medical & surgical hospitals 3,677 96.3% 85.9% 46.7% 4,610,069 100.0% 99.4% 91.9%
link to state detail 6222   Psychiatric & substance abuse hospitals 538 94.1% 86.6% 47.0% 247,775 100.0% 99.0% 77.7%
link to state detail 6223   Specialty (except psychiatric & substance abuse) hospitals 306 85.0% 71.9% 46.7% 153,493 99.9% 98.3% 84.8%
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NAICS
code
Industry title
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Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to state detail 623 Nursing & residential care facilities 32,449 45.6% 20.6% 3.3% 2,511,204 96.4% 80.6% 44.5%
link to state detail 6231   Nursing care facilities 8,383 81.1% 46.2% 8.3% 1,557,105 99.6% 87.8% 53.5%
link to state detail 6232   Residential mental retardation/health & substance abuse facility 7,816 46.4% 21.8% 4.2% 381,793 93.6% 73.1% 30.6%
link to state detail 62321    Residential mental retardation facilities 4,538 50.6% 25.8% 5.2% 277,751 95.3% 77.5% 34.1%
link to state detail 62322    Residential mental health & substance abuse facilities 3,539 44.9% 21.8% 4.9% 104,042 89.0% 61.3% 21.2%
link to state detail 6233   Community care facilities for the elderly 13,837 28.6% 10.9% 2.8% 434,716 88.9% 66.6% 31.6%
link to state detail 623311     Continuing care retirement communities 2,246 68.1% 41.0% 10.5% 243,488 98.3% 85.7% 37.1%
link to state detail 623312     Homes for the elderly 11,708 21.7% 5.9% 1.9% 191,228 77.0% 42.2% 24.7%
link to state detail 6239   Other residential care facilities 3,684 45.3% 19.5% 4.1% 137,590 91.3% 64.6% 21.7%
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Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 624 Social assistance 94,365 19.2% 4.4% 0.7% 1,753,492 77.4% 48.0% 18.9%
link to state detail 6241   Individual & family services 31,018 25.1% 8.9% 1.4% 704,251 84.8% 57.3% 18.6%
link to state detail 62411    Child & youth services 7,277 29.1% 10.6% 2.0% 139,302 82.2% 48.7% 15.8%
link to state detail 62412    Services for the elderly & persons with disabilities 9,674 33.6% 14.7% 2.6% 279,754 88.3% 62.8% 19.4%
link to state detail 62419    Other individual & family services 15,093 22.7% 8.8% 1.5% 285,195 82.5% 56.0% 19.3%
link to state detail 6242   Community food & housing/emergency & other relief services 8,318 22.5% 6.7% 1.2% 108,976 69.6% 29.9% 8.2%
link to state detail 62421    Community food services 2,300 20.5% 8.5% 1.8% 24,341 66.4% 29.6% 8.6%
link to state detail 62422    Community housing services 4,422 28.6% 8.7% 1.6% 66,069 72.0% 30.4% 7.9%
link to state detail 624221     Temporary shelters 2,271 38.3% 9.9% 1.7% 43,124 74.7% 27.8% 7.2%
link to state detail 624229     Other community housing services 2,223 21.1% 9.4% 2.2% 22,945 66.9% 35.3% 9.3%
link to state detail 62423    Emergency & other relief services 1,722 15.2% 4.5% 0.8% 18,566 65.2% 28.8% 8.6%
link to state detail 6243   Vocational rehabilitation services 5,446 46.9% 23.2% 3.9% 296,154 94.9% 76.5% 33.2%
link to state detail 6244   Child day care services 51,656 15.3% 2.1% 0.4% 644,111 62.6% 27.7% 14.4%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?