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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2000:
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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 7,022 17,301 655,230 40,650,836
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 560 560 0 52,657
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 3,401 3,403 7,524 147,365
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 1,138 1,142 7,196 185,920
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 546 593 7,199 260,096
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 888 1,385 39,078 1,655,283
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 274 1,029 43,739 2,157,831
Firms with 500 employees or more 215 9,189 550,494 36,191,684
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 47 451 19,611 1,205,946
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 21 223 15,038 986,797
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 27 552 32,070 1,866,071
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 120 7,963 483,775 32,132,870
        Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 35 1,258 61,520 3,845,419
        Firms with 5,000 to 9,999 employees 36 1,898 110,377 7,030,036
        Firms with 10,000 employees or more 49 4,807 311,878 21,257,415
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 7,022 19.6% 7.0% 3.1% 655,230 96.7% 90.7% 84.0%
link to industry detail Alabama 157 21.7% 10.2% 6.4% 14,616 D D D
link to industry detail Alaska 71 29.6% 9.9% 2.8% 1,810 D D D
link to industry detail Arizona 171 18.1% 13.5% 9.4% 9,923 94.2% 90.2% 79.2%
link to industry detail Arkansas 194 16.5% 9.8% 4.6% 7,517 92.3% 83.3% 60.3%
link to industry detail California 552 17.9% 12.5% 8.9% 51,289 96.5% 94.2% 89.9%
link to industry detail Colorado 209 25.8% 12.4% 8.1% 7,851 93.9% 79.1% 70.1%
link to industry detail Connecticut 65 47.7% 40.0% 33.8% 11,343 98.5% 97.3% 90.6%
link to industry detail Delaware 17 52.9% 52.9% 35.3% 2,399 D D D
link to industry detail District of Columbia 23 87.0% 87.0% 82.6% (2500-4999) D D D
link to industry detail Florida 330 22.1% 12.1% 8.5% 29,885 96.9% 91.8% 83.1%
link to industry detail Georgia 144 45.1% 25.7% 11.8% 23,373 98.8% 92.4% 76.0%
link to industry detail Hawaii 21 57.1% 47.6% 42.9% 2,480 D D D
link to industry detail Idaho 126 17.5% 9.5% 7.9% 3,375 D D 67.0%
link to industry detail Illinois 195 35.4% 17.9% 15.4% 31,173 98.4% 94.0% 92.3%
link to industry detail Indiana 201 30.3% 10.0% 7.5% 18,156 95.8% 86.9% 82.2%
link to industry detail Iowa 91 49.5% 14.3% 11.0% 7,769 D D 77.1%
link to industry detail Kansas 115 32.2% 13.0% 11.3% 7,688 D D 79.1%
link to industry detail Kentucky 129 32.6% 17.1% 10.1% 9,940 96.2% 84.7% 71.7%
link to industry detail Louisiana 275 16.0% 10.2% 7.6% 12,989 94.1% 89.0% 79.5%
link to industry detail Maine 59 32.2% 23.7% 18.6% 3,120 95.3% 89.5% 69.7%
link to industry detail Maryland 55 49.1% 43.6% 34.5% 12,034 D 98.5% 92.2%
link to industry detail Massachusetts 105 36.2% 30.5% 21.9% 11,904 97.8% 95.5% 89.2%
link to industry detail Michigan 111 36.0% 22.5% 18.0% 25,216 99.1% 96.1% 94.6%
link to industry detail Minnesota 107 59.8% 24.3% 16.8% 13,372 D D 80.5%
link to industry detail Mississippi 392 11.7% 6.4% 3.3% 9,121 88.5% 77.1% 56.4%
link to industry detail Missouri 164 42.1% 18.3% 12.8% 17,242 97.9% 87.0% 81.8%
link to industry detail Montana 98 26.5% 11.2% 6.1% 3,098 D 79.0% 66.6%
link to industry detail Nebraska 36 41.7% 27.8% 22.2% 1,499 D D 83.0%
link to industry detail Nevada 55 41.8% 30.9% 23.6% 5,293 98.2% 93.7% 88.5%
link to industry detail New Hampshire 48 47.9% 35.4% 22.9% 3,276 D D D
link to industry detail New Jersey 99 44.4% 34.3% 33.3% 20,958 D D 96.5%
link to industry detail New Mexico 137 20.4% 11.7% 9.5% 5,508 D D 78.1%
link to industry detail New York 177 33.3% 20.9% 18.1% 40,260 98.8% 96.5% 96.2%
link to industry detail North Carolina 164 32.3% 19.5% 10.4% 19,551 97.5% 92.2% 83.5%
link to industry detail North Dakota 47 46.8% 12.8% 10.6% 3,175 D D 64.5%
link to industry detail Ohio 175 37.7% 14.3% 10.9% 27,940 D D 90.5%
link to industry detail Oklahoma 217 27.2% 14.7% 10.1% 9,652 94.4% 80.3% 70.9%
link to industry detail Oregon 125 22.4% 9.6% 7.2% 8,225 D D 85.3%
link to industry detail Pennsylvania 302 27.8% 18.5% 14.9% 35,112 D D 91.4%
link to industry detail Rhode Island 22 54.5% 54.5% 45.5% (1000-2499) D D D
link to industry detail South Carolina 118 32.2% 16.1% 6.8% 11,766 96.2% 89.5% 78.3%
link to industry detail South Dakota 72 38.9% 11.1% 9.7% (1000-2499) D D D
link to industry detail Tennessee 95 43.2% 24.2% 15.8% 3,367 D D D
link to industry detail Texas 1,002 17.0% 9.1% 5.5% 49,927 93.6% 87.0% 77.9%
link to industry detail Utah 83 24.1% 15.7% 10.8% 5,354 95.8% 90.4% 78.3%
link to industry detail Vermont 31 51.6% 41.9% 22.6% (1000-2499) D D D
link to industry detail Virginia 121 40.5% 27.3% 19.0% 16,163 98.4% 95.1% 87.6%
link to industry detail Washington 223 13.0% 6.7% 4.9% 6,237 D D 75.0%
link to industry detail West Virginia 98 20.4% 13.3% 11.2% 7,943 95.4% D 93.1%
link to industry detail Wisconsin 94 47.9% 20.2% 16.0% 14,192 98.8% 92.3% 90.6%
link to industry detail Wyoming 56 33.9% 23.2% 19.6% 2,612 D D 80.7%
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 7,022 19.6% 7.0% 3.1% 655,230 96.7% 90.7% 84.0%
link to industry detail 221 Utilities 7,022 19.6% 7.0% 3.1% 655,230 96.7% 90.7% 84.0%
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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 7,022 19.6% 7.0% 3.1% 655,230 96.7% 90.7% 84.0%
link to state detail 2211   Electric power generation, transmission, & distribution 1,704 59.6% 20.5% 8.0% 520,854 99.2% 93.1% 86.4%
link to state detail 22111    Electric power generation 534 47.8% 32.0% 21.0% 143,927 99.2% 96.7% 91.3%
link to state detail 221111     Hydroelectric power generation 165 44.8% 35.8% 27.3% 9,736 D D 82.5%
link to state detail 221112     Fossil fuel electric power generation 216 72.2% 57.9% 42.1% 86,936 99.7% 98.2% 92.5%
link to state detail 221113     Nuclear electric power generation 28 85.7% 78.6% 75.0% 32,876 D D 98.6%
link to state detail 221119     Other electric power generation 221 43.4% 24.4% 17.2% 14,379 96.1% 83.7% 73.2%
link to state detail 22112    Electric power transmission, control, & distribution 1,278 68.0% 22.0% 8.2% 376,927 99.3% 91.8% 84.5%
link to state detail 221121     Electric bulk power transmission & control 66 47.0% 34.8% 25.8% 5,420 97.4% 91.3% 68.0%
link to state detail 221122     Electric power distribution 1,232 69.6% 22.5% 8.5% 371,507 99.3% 91.8% 84.7%
link to state detail 2212   Natural gas distribution 603 31.7% 22.1% 16.3% 94,821 98.0% 96.1% 91.3%
link to state detail 2213   Water, sewage, & other systems 4,803 5.4% 1.9% 1.2% 39,555 59.3% 45.3% 35.6%
link to state detail 22131    Water supply & irrigation systems 4,184 4.4% 1.6% 0.9% 32,786 56.8% 45.1% 34.8%
link to state detail 22132    Sewage treatment facilities 583 10.6% 3.8% 1.9% 5,141 D D 31.4%
link to state detail 22133    Steam & air-conditioning supply 57 49.1% 28.1% 24.6% 1,628 D D 63.4%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?