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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1999:
Special trade contractors
United States
By detailed employment size By year By state
 
U.S. - Special trade contractors 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 438,685 442,630 3,815,174 127,395,430
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 61,930 61,936 0 2,346,538
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 209,403 209,412 442,819 10,849,856
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 81,070 81,079 531,638 13,905,203
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 47,767 47,808 638,545 19,062,232
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 34,455 34,820 1,279,057 44,583,476
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 3,608 4,271 590,458 22,597,701
Firms with 500 employees or more 452 3,304 332,657 14,050,424
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Special trade contractors - 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.
More
data
Year Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
  2002 438,835 8.6% 0.9% 0.1% 3,865,341 59.8% 27.2% 11.5%
link to 2001 detail 2001 438,162 8.8% 1.0% 0.1% 3,973,814 60.4% 28.0% 11.4%
link to 2000 detail 2000 449,380 9.0% 1.0% 0.1% 4,066,900 59.1% 26.1% 10.2%
link to 1999 detail 1999 438,685 8.8% 0.9% 0.1% 3,815,174 57.7% 24.2% 8.7%
link to 1998 detail 1998 432,271 8.3% 0.8% 0.1% 3,560,660 55.9% 22.4% 7.9%

 

 

Special trade contractors by State
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.
State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
United States 438,685 8.8% 0.9% 0.1% 3,815,174 57.7% 24.2% 8.7%
Alabama 6,053 10.9% 1.3% 0.4% 58,936 59.1% 22.2% 9.3%
Alaska 1,309 5.7% 0.8% 0.5% 6,326 33.8% D D
Arizona 7,982 14.6% 2.6% 0.6% 111,395 72.2% 38.0% 11.1%
Arkansas 3,551 8.5% 1.0% 0.4% 26,055 49.3% 13.1% 3.2%
California 40,717 12.1% 1.6% 0.3% 460,035 65.7% 30.1% 10.0%
Colorado 10,883 8.9% 1.3% 0.4% 91,282 57.8% 25.1% 8.5%
Connecticut 6,221 6.1% 0.8% 0.4% 37,495 44.6% 14.2% 4.4%
Delaware 1,504 10.5% 1.5% 0.4% 13,844 59.1% 20.6% 6.1%
District of Columbia 131 21.4% 6.1% 2.3% 2,369 D D D
Florida 25,307 9.4% 1.1% 0.3% 223,082 59.7% 24.4% 10.5%
Georgia 12,211 10.2% 1.5% 0.5% 115,231 60.4% 26.2% 10.1%
Hawaii 1,412 10.8% 2.1% 1.1% 11,971 55.6% 22.2% 7.1%
Idaho 3,610 4.8% 0.7% 0.3% 19,892 36.8% 11.5% 2.5%
Illinois 18,842 9.4% 1.3% 0.3% 164,458 58.4% 24.5% 7.8%
Indiana 10,264 8.8% 1.2% 0.3% 86,580 53.7% 20.9% 5.7%
Iowa 5,293 7.7% 1.2% 0.4% 38,016 51.4% 19.9% 4.7%
Kansas 4,854 8.0% 1.2% 0.5% 37,828 51.7% 21.6% 9.3%
Kentucky 6,111 9.4% 1.2% 0.4% 50,840 54.3% 19.0% 4.8%
Louisiana 5,217 11.8% 1.7% 0.6% 61,776 65.5% 34.4% 18.2%
Maine 2,929 4.3% 0.5% 0.3% 14,974 41.3% 15.8% 8.1%
Maryland 9,063 12.3% 1.8% 0.5% 97,437 64.7% 28.5% 11.3%
Massachusetts 10,327 6.9% 0.9% 0.3% 69,880 49.8% 16.8% 4.5%
Michigan 16,745 7.8% 0.9% 0.2% 126,758 52.4% 19.3% 6.4%
Minnesota 9,473 7.4% 1.0% 0.4% 68,217 54.4% 21.4% 7.7%
Mississippi 3,075 9.6% 1.2% 0.4% 26,901 55.8% 21.4% 9.4%
Missouri 9,818 8.5% 1.1% 0.4% 81,036 54.5% 21.4% 8.9%
Montana 2,178 3.5% 0.6% 0.3% 9,524 30.5% D D
Nebraska 3,636 7.3% 1.2% 0.5% 26,220 49.9% 20.1% 7.0%
Nevada 2,982 20.6% 5.3% 1.2% 56,998 78.8% 46.2% 9.5%
New Hampshire 2,591 5.5% 0.6% 0.2% 14,514 41.8% 12.0% 1.6%
New Jersey 15,315 6.2% 0.9% 0.2% 100,492 49.6% 19.9% 5.9%
New Mexico 2,773 10.4% 1.1% 0.5% 22,446 55.4% 12.8% 2.1%
New York 25,791 7.4% 0.9% 0.2% 190,743 54.2% 21.1% 6.2%
North Carolina 16,069 8.0% 1.1% 0.3% 135,539 54.2% 24.1% 10.7%
North Dakota 1,303 7.1% 1.0% 0.5% 8,471 47.6% 12.1% 3.1%
Ohio 17,559 8.9% 1.0% 0.3% 144,604 54.3% 19.5% 7.2%
Oklahoma 4,981 7.7% 1.0% 0.4% 35,079 45.9% 12.6% 3.9%
Oregon 7,154 7.0% 0.9% 0.4% 48,131 49.3% 17.4% 6.2%
Pennsylvania 17,995 8.0% 1.0% 0.4% 144,678 55.7% 23.8% 11.3%
Rhode Island 2,039 4.8% 0.8% 0.3% 11,316 43.1% D D
South Carolina 6,941 8.6% 1.0% 0.4% 59,592 53.0% 21.2% 11.4%
South Dakota 1,581 5.0% 0.8% 0.4% 8,407 37.0% 10.4% 1.1%
Tennessee 7,087 12.0% 1.9% 0.5% 75,510 63.5% 26.8% 7.4%
Texas 24,213 12.0% 1.6% 0.4% 280,958 65.0% 30.5% 13.5%
Utah 4,855 8.4% 1.1% 0.5% 37,974 52.1% 17.9% 6.4%
Vermont 1,599 4.0% 0.6% 0.1% 7,640 37.6% D D
Virginia 12,314 9.9% 1.3% 0.3% 110,962 57.9% 22.8% 6.3%
Washington 11,906 7.9% 0.9% 0.3% 87,624 54.2% 20.4% 9.4%
West Virginia 2,272 5.8% 1.0% 0.5% 13,259 40.2% 10.0% 2.8%
Wisconsin 10,770 6.5% 0.9% 0.3% 75,286 48.3% 19.5% 6.8%
Wyoming 1,327 4.4% 0.6% 0.5% 6,593 D D 1.3%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?