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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1999:
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U.S. - Utilities 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 6,663 16,578 667,062 39,354,990
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 467 471 0 172,656
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 3,337 3,340 7,333 145,359
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 1,009 1,014 6,412 171,999
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 495 541 6,443 240,267
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 868 1,391 38,201 1,580,019
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 261 1,016 43,966 2,067,140
Firms with 500 employees or more 226 8,805 564,707 34,977,550
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 49 433 19,834 1,062,444
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 22 220 14,057 805,429
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 28 554 33,117 1,830,609
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 127 7,598 497,699 31,279,068
        Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 33 1,088 65,569 3,756,815
        Firms with 5,000 to 9,999 employees 46 2,875 170,851 10,748,087
        Firms with 10,000 employees or more 48 3,635 261,279 16,774,166
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Utilities - 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 5,756 24.0% 8.9% 3.4% 639,403 97.2% 91.1% 83.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 6,123 22.5% 8.3% 3.3% 622,757 96.9% 90.7% 82.3%
link to 2006 detail 2006 6,554 20.8% 7.5% 3.0% 614,427 96.5% 90.3% 82.2%
link to 2005 detail 2005 6,660 20.4% 7.4% 3.0% 633,106 96.6% 90.6% 82.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 6,695 20.2% 7.2% 2.9% 634,734 96.6% 90.6% 83.1%
link to 2003 detail 2003 7,132 19.0% 6.7% 2.8% 675,938 D D D
link to 2002 detail 2002 7,603 18.3% 6.4% 2.6% 648,254 96.3% 90.2% 82.9%
link to 2001 detail 2001 7,283 19.1% 6.7% 2.9% 654,484 96.5% 90.4% 83.8%
link to 2000 detail 2000 7,022 19.6% 7.0% 3.1% 655,230 96.7% 90.7% 84.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 6,663 20.3% 7.3% 3.4% 667,062 97.0% 91.2% 84.7%
link to 1998 detail 1998 6,603 20.7% 7.6% 3.5% 682,227 97.1% 91.5% 84.8%

 

 

Utilities 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 6,663 20.3% 7.3% 3.4% 667,062 97.0% 91.2% 84.7%
link to industry detail Alabama 142 22.5% 9.2% 5.6% 15,094 97.0% 89.5% 81.8%
link to industry detail Alaska 62 35.5% 9.7% 3.2% 1,699 D D D
link to industry detail Arizona 164 19.5% 14.0% 10.4% 10,532 94.8% 90.8% 80.7%
link to industry detail Arkansas 178 16.9% 10.1% 4.5% 7,994 D 86.7% 65.9%
link to industry detail California 540 17.4% 12.4% 8.7% 50,360 96.6% 94.7% 90.7%
link to industry detail Colorado 201 26.4% 13.4% 9.5% 7,812 94.4% 80.3% 71.5%
link to industry detail Connecticut 68 42.6% 33.8% 27.9% 11,330 98.4% 97.3% 90.6%
link to industry detail Delaware 14 57.1% 57.1% 28.6% (1000-2499) D D D
link to industry detail District of Columbia 24 91.7% 87.5% 83.3% 2,562 D D D
link to industry detail Florida 314 20.7% 12.4% 8.0% 27,703 96.5% 92.3% 82.2%
link to industry detail Georgia 127 50.4% 29.1% 11.8% 22,804 D D D
link to industry detail Hawaii 21 61.9% 52.4% 47.6% 2,448 D D D
link to industry detail Idaho 111 18.0% 9.0% 7.2% 3,368 D D 66.1%
link to industry detail Illinois 194 35.1% 18.6% 16.0% 33,184 98.5% 94.7% 93.1%
link to industry detail Indiana 200 33.0% 10.5% 8.5% 16,847 95.8% 86.3% 81.9%
link to industry detail Iowa 90 51.1% 14.4% 11.1% 7,538 D D 77.4%
link to industry detail Kansas 102 34.3% 14.7% 12.7% 7,862 D D 82.0%
link to industry detail Kentucky 131 36.6% 18.3% 11.5% 10,496 97.0% 84.4% 73.3%
link to industry detail Louisiana 261 15.7% 10.3% 7.3% 12,014 94.3% 89.3% 75.7%
link to industry detail Maine 51 35.3% 27.5% 17.6% 3,207 96.3% 93.6% 65.3%
link to industry detail Maryland 46 47.8% 41.3% 30.4% 12,101 D 98.9% 93.5%
link to industry detail Massachusetts 100 44.0% 37.0% 28.0% 14,707 98.6% 97.3% 91.9%
link to industry detail Michigan 90 40.0% 26.7% 21.1% 24,941 D D 94.4%
link to industry detail Minnesota 95 63.2% 23.2% 17.9% 12,784 98.2% 87.4% 81.1%
link to industry detail Mississippi 391 10.5% 5.6% 2.6% 7,982 86.6% 73.0% 51.5%
link to industry detail Missouri 153 43.8% 18.3% 11.8% 16,828 98.2% 86.6% 78.7%
link to industry detail Montana 93 26.9% 11.8% 7.5% 3,331 D 81.1% 70.1%
link to industry detail Nebraska 34 47.1% 29.4% 23.5% (1000-2499) D D D
link to industry detail Nevada 42 42.9% 31.0% 23.8% 5,309 D D 92.1%
link to industry detail New Hampshire 47 40.4% 31.9% 21.3% 3,281 96.8% 92.4% 80.3%
link to industry detail New Jersey 95 45.3% 37.9% 34.7% 20,106 99.0% 97.9% 96.5%
link to industry detail New Mexico 135 21.5% 13.3% 10.4% 5,786 92.8% 83.5% 79.3%
link to industry detail New York 174 30.5% 21.3% 19.0% 43,668 98.9% 97.3% 97.0%
link to industry detail North Carolina 164 32.9% 18.9% 9.8% 21,280 97.8% 91.9% 83.0%
link to industry detail North Dakota 51 47.1% 15.7% 11.8% 3,206 D D 64.5%
link to industry detail Ohio 177 38.4% 14.7% 11.9% 32,741 D D 91.6%
link to industry detail Oklahoma 206 26.7% 13.1% 8.3% 9,162 94.4% 79.6% 69.9%
link to industry detail Oregon 121 23.1% 9.9% 7.4% 7,881 D D 85.0%
link to industry detail Pennsylvania 272 29.4% 18.8% 15.4% 37,052 D D 92.5%
link to industry detail Rhode Island 20 60.0% 60.0% 45.0% 2,176 98.9% 98.9% 77.0%
link to industry detail South Carolina 117 31.6% 16.2% 6.8% 11,498 96.6% 89.7% 78.7%
link to industry detail South Dakota 71 38.0% 9.9% 8.5% (1000-2499) D D D
link to industry detail Tennessee 86 50.0% 29.1% 19.8% 3,453 D D D
link to industry detail Texas 931 17.6% 8.6% 6.2% 53,873 94.6% 87.5% 81.3%
link to industry detail Utah 74 21.6% 13.5% 8.1% 4,968 96.6% 92.0% 79.0%
link to industry detail Vermont 24 45.8% 33.3% 20.8% 1,758 D D D
link to industry detail Virginia 125 39.2% 26.4% 19.2% 15,613 98.6% 95.5% 87.3%
link to industry detail Washington 210 12.9% 6.7% 4.3% 6,210 D D 75.6%
link to industry detail West Virginia 100 23.0% 16.0% 14.0% 8,320 D D 93.6%
link to industry detail Wisconsin 86 52.3% 23.3% 18.6% 13,941 98.9% 92.6% 90.8%
link to industry detail Wyoming 52 40.4% 26.9% 21.2% 2,857 D D 78.6%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Utilities 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 +
  22 Utilities 6,663 20.3% 7.3% 3.4% 667,062 97.0% 91.2% 84.7%
link to industry detail 221 Utilities 6,663 20.3% 7.3% 3.4% 667,062 97.0% 91.2% 84.7%
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U.S. - Utilities 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 221 Utilities 6,663 20.3% 7.3% 3.4% 667,062 97.0% 91.2% 84.7%
link to state detail 2211   Electric power generation, transmission, & distribution 1,682 60.8% 20.6% 8.6% 533,214 99.3% 93.3% 86.7%
link to state detail 22111    Electric power generation 521 49.9% 33.8% 22.6% 147,282 99.3% 97.1% 91.0%
link to state detail 221111     Hydroelectric power generation 166 44.6% 34.9% 28.3% 10,573 D D 83.6%
link to state detail 221112     Fossil fuel electric power generation 219 74.0% 58.9% 42.0% 87,237 99.7% 98.4% 91.5%
link to state detail 221113     Nuclear electric power generation 31 83.9% 80.6% 71.0% 34,901 D D 98.6%
link to state detail 221119     Other electric power generation 204 47.1% 27.5% 20.6% 14,571 96.8% 85.7% 75.8%
link to state detail 22112    Electric power transmission, control, & distribution 1,278 68.8% 21.8% 8.8% 385,932 99.3% 91.9% 85.1%
link to state detail 221121     Electric bulk power transmission & control 63 47.6% 38.1% 27.0% 5,107 97.6% 92.6% 69.2%
link to state detail 221122     Electric power distribution 1,236 70.4% 22.2% 9.1% 380,825 99.3% 91.9% 85.3%
link to state detail 2212   Natural gas distribution 610 29.7% 21.5% 15.9% 96,953 98.0% 96.3% 91.0%
link to state detail 2213   Water, sewage, & other systems 4,452 5.2% 2.0% 1.3% 36,895 60.6% 48.0% 37.6%
link to state detail 22131    Water supply & irrigation systems 3,836 4.3% 1.6% 1.0% 29,996 58.1% 47.0% 36.1%
link to state detail 22132    Sewage treatment facilities 584 9.9% 4.5% 2.6% 5,270 64.6% D 37.8%
link to state detail 22133    Steam & air-conditioning supply 54 50.0% 27.8% 24.1% 1,629 92.3% D 64.6%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?