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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1999:
Social assistance
United States
By detailed employment size By year By state
 
U.S. - 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 93,854 125,594 1,830,338 28,327,950
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 7,352 7,409 0 201,447
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 35,220 35,342 73,885 1,068,661
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 17,045 17,154 114,873 1,596,456
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 15,455 16,040 211,124 2,938,978
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 14,369 21,592 535,586 8,517,020
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 3,730 17,386 537,972 8,744,572
Firms with 500 employees or more 683 10,671 356,898 5,260,816
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Social assistance - 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 +
link to 2008 detail 2008 115,531 22.2% 5.3% 1.0% 2,616,342 81.2% 52.9% 24.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 113,068 21.6% 4.9% 0.9% 2,459,657 80.7% 51.8% 23.3%
link to 2006 detail 2006 112,083 21.3% 4.9% 0.9% 2,404,403 80.3% 51.4% 22.5%
link to 2005 detail 2005 111,439 20.5% 4.8% 0.8% 2,321,402 79.9% 51.6% 22.3%
link to 2004 detail 2004 108,785 20.4% 4.7% 0.8% 2,228,951 79.5% 51.0% 21.8%
link to 2003 detail 2003 106,239 20.4% 4.8% 0.8% 2,188,670 79.6% 51.3% 22.0%
link to 2002 detail 2002 102,620 20.4% 4.8% 0.8% 2,090,743 79.5% 51.1% 21.3%
link to 2001 detail 2001 98,286 20.8% 4.9% 0.8% 2,041,633 79.6% 50.9% 21.1%
link to 2000 detail 2000 96,080 20.5% 4.8% 0.8% 1,935,699 79.0% 49.8% 20.3%
link to 1999 detail 1999 93,854 20.0% 4.7% 0.7% 1,830,338 78.2% 48.9% 19.5%
link to 1998 detail 1998 94,365 19.2% 4.4% 0.7% 1,753,492 77.4% 48.0% 18.9%

 

 

Social assistance 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 93,854 20.0% 4.7% 0.7% 1,830,338 78.2% 48.9% 19.5%
Alabama 1,488 16.6% 3.5% 0.9% 19,647 63.7% 30.3% 8.5%
Alaska 342 22.2% 7.3% 2.0% 7,200 79.0% 50.5% 14.6%
Arizona 1,245 25.0% 6.8% 2.2% 26,752 80.0% 48.3% 19.9%
Arkansas 979 18.8% 5.8% 1.4% 18,162 77.5% 51.1% 19.7%
California 9,828 18.5% 4.7% 0.8% 176,967 79.1% 50.5% 18.1%
Colorado 1,520 21.6% 5.4% 1.6% 27,562 77.2% 46.1% 19.4%
Connecticut 1,479 25.4% 7.8% 1.4% 30,013 D D 9.7%
Delaware 378 24.1% 9.5% 4.5% 6,681 D D D
District of Columbia 434 32.7% 11.8% 5.5% 10,830 D D D
Florida 4,503 18.2% 4.6% 1.1% 77,908 72.3% 44.7% 20.9%
Georgia 2,504 21.6% 3.9% 1.4% 44,565 74.5% 40.6% 20.9%
Hawaii 276 32.2% 10.9% 2.9% 7,821 86.7% 57.5% 12.8%
Idaho 576 14.2% 4.0% 1.2% 6,441 64.2% 29.0% 3.9%
Illinois 3,524 24.5% 7.2% 1.6% 86,622 83.3% 57.4% 26.2%
Indiana 2,093 18.7% 5.5% 1.1% 37,462 78.6% 51.1% 15.9%
Iowa 1,281 21.2% 7.0% 1.8% 22,508 77.7% 48.2% 12.6%
Kansas 1,132 18.0% 6.0% 2.0% 21,319 D 58.4% 27.4%
Kentucky 1,352 19.7% 6.1% 1.4% 25,155 74.9% 49.5% 19.0%
Louisiana 1,702 18.0% 4.6% 1.5% 27,706 70.2% 42.2% 16.7%
Maine 816 17.9% 7.1% 2.2% 13,744 82.1% 56.8% 26.8%
Maryland 1,698 24.3% 7.2% 2.1% 38,332 82.3% 53.9% 22.3%
Massachusetts 2,484 27.2% 9.1% 2.2% 65,936 83.6% 57.2% 23.4%
Michigan 3,420 16.6% 5.0% 1.3% 58,289 79.0% 52.1% 18.8%
Minnesota 2,132 21.8% 6.5% 1.6% 47,575 84.3% 57.3% 23.5%
Mississippi 977 11.7% 4.1% 1.6% 12,860 65.3% 47.8% 26.2%
Missouri 2,237 20.3% 5.8% 1.3% 41,744 77.8% 47.6% 14.0%
Montana 677 12.1% 4.9% 1.0% 7,688 67.3% 43.0% 9.1%
Nebraska 815 15.0% 5.2% 1.8% 11,448 73.6% 48.6% 15.9%
Nevada 452 23.9% 6.6% 3.5% 8,344 77.2% 44.4% 22.6%
New Hampshire 744 19.1% 5.9% 2.4% 12,016 73.8% 46.2% 14.3%
New Jersey 2,491 24.5% 5.5% 1.4% 51,920 76.9% 43.8% 16.8%
New Mexico 609 24.5% 6.7% 2.8% 11,862 79.0% 45.2% 17.0%
New York 5,863 27.0% 7.9% 1.9% 169,447 86.4% 60.6% 28.8%
North Carolina 3,159 18.2% 3.5% 1.0% 44,936 65.9% 31.8% 12.7%
North Dakota 379 20.1% 7.1% 1.3% (5000-9999) D D D
Ohio 3,193 27.2% 6.5% 1.5% 78,189 82.1% 50.4% 22.2%
Oklahoma 1,409 18.2% 4.9% 1.6% 23,522 74.7% 44.1% 19.4%
Oregon 1,366 18.8% 6.3% 1.5% 21,538 76.4% 45.4% 13.7%
Pennsylvania 3,986 25.2% 7.1% 1.7% 93,436 81.8% 52.8% 21.2%
Rhode Island 446 26.2% 9.4% 2.7% 9,643 80.3% 52.5% 10.2%
South Carolina 1,407 16.3% 3.8% 1.2% 19,868 65.5% 35.8% 14.3%
South Dakota 417 16.5% 7.0% 2.4% (5000-9999) D D D
Tennessee 2,092 16.6% 3.8% 1.3% 28,643 66.8% 31.7% 10.6%
Texas 5,952 19.9% 3.1% 0.8% 101,027 71.1% 36.2% 18.7%
Utah 535 21.3% 5.0% 2.4% 8,715 72.8% 34.9% 18.8%
Vermont 466 12.7% 3.4% 1.3% (5000-9999) D D D
Virginia 2,219 23.3% 5.6% 1.8% 41,841 78.4% 45.1% 17.8%
Washington 2,914 16.2% 3.7% 0.9% 41,949 75.8% 43.9% 16.3%
West Virginia 580 27.6% 10.5% 1.7% 14,401 83.4% 51.1% 4.9%
Wisconsin 2,088 22.6% 6.3% 1.5% 45,377 79.0% 50.7% 15.8%
Wyoming 329 19.8% 5.8% 2.1% (5000-9999) D D D
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?