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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2000:
Waste management & remediation services
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By detailed employment size By year By state
 
U.S. - Waste management & remediation services 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 12,999 16,013 291,483 10,534,805
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 1,306 1,308 0 72,066
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 5,628 5,632 12,105 299,111
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 2,545 2,560 16,750 441,411
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,682 1,714 22,795 668,974
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,486 1,623 55,773 1,876,393
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 232 506 33,605 1,184,204
Firms with 500 employees or more 120 2,670 150,455 5,992,646
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Waste management and remediation services - 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.
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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 17,406 15.7% 3.1% 0.9% 367,263 80.6% 57.9% 43.4%
link to 2007 detail 2007 17,156 15.1% 3.0% 0.9% 355,193 80.4% 58.4% 44.3%
link to 2006 detail 2006 16,189 15.4% 3.0% 0.9% 345,334 80.6% 58.9% 44.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 15,850 14.8% 2.9% 0.9% 333,343 80.6% 59.3% 45.6%
link to 2004 detail 2004 15,535 15.0% 2.9% 0.8% 343,600 81.7% 61.2% 47.8%
link to 2003 detail 2003 14,914 15.2% 2.9% 0.9% 340,217 82.1% 62.1% 49.2%
link to 2002 detail 2002 14,184 14.0% 2.6% 0.8% 300,580 81.2% 61.5% 49.0%
link to 2001 detail 2001 13,591 14.7% 2.7% 0.9% 300,536 82.1% 61.8% 50.0%
link to 2000 detail 2000 12,999 14.1% 2.7% 0.9% 291,483 82.3% 63.1% 51.6%
link to 1999 detail 1999 13,537 13.9% 2.6% 0.9% 287,174 81.5% 61.5% 50.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 14,162 13.9% 2.5% 0.8% 287,400 80.8% 59.7% 48.3%

 

 

Waste management & remediation services 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 12,999 14.1% 2.7% 0.9% 291,483 82.3% 63.1% 51.6%
Alabama 185 20.0% 10.3% 6.5% 3,625 81.7% 62.6% 51.6%
Alaska 57 22.8% 7.0% 7.0% 761 79.4% 41.3% 41.3%
Arizona 195 18.5% 8.2% 4.1% 3,303 78.6% 55.2% 37.3%
Arkansas 132 15.9% 6.8% 4.5% 2,125 77.1% 60.4% 35.1%
California 1,032 25.8% 8.0% 2.8% 33,017 87.7% 66.2% 44.2%
Colorado 263 17.1% 9.1% 6.8% 7,703 86.3% 76.5% 71.4%
Connecticut 288 21.9% 6.9% 4.5% 4,990 78.4% 49.2% 35.2%
Delaware 50 14.0% 10.0% 6.0% 792 76.4% D 57.8%
District of Columbia 18 16.7% 11.1% 11.1% (100-249) D D D
Florida 513 15.8% 6.2% 3.5% 13,231 86.3% 72.4% 62.7%
Georgia 396 14.9% 7.3% 5.6% 6,722 80.4% 64.0% 56.4%
Hawaii 75 26.7% 12.0% 6.7% 1,027 71.1% 37.6% 17.0%
Idaho 106 14.2% 6.6% 5.7% 1,229 65.1% D D
Illinois 581 18.4% 7.2% 4.6% 14,167 85.8% 67.8% 56.8%
Indiana 302 19.9% 7.9% 5.3% 7,035 83.6% 66.6% 49.9%
Iowa 237 12.2% 3.4% 2.5% 2,316 57.9% D 34.0%
Kansas 186 15.6% 7.0% 5.4% 2,947 D D 63.1%
Kentucky 160 13.1% 5.0% 3.8% 3,206 79.4% D 57.8%
Louisiana 185 31.4% 10.3% 5.9% 5,049 88.7% 59.3% 49.6%
Maine 159 8.8% 3.1% 2.5% 1,429 D D 38.1%
Maryland 314 24.5% 7.6% 5.7% 6,575 79.4% 49.3% 39.5%
Massachusetts 360 18.1% 5.6% 4.2% 7,660 80.7% 58.8% 50.9%
Michigan 473 15.4% 4.7% 2.7% 11,070 84.1% 68.3% 58.2%
Minnesota 425 11.8% 3.3% 2.4% 5,047 66.8% 42.2% 36.4%
Mississippi 95 14.7% 6.3% 5.3% 1,689 79.0% D D
Missouri 317 15.1% 7.6% 5.7% 4,991 76.6% 60.7% 52.1%
Montana 68 10.3% 4.4% 4.4% 536 53.0% D D
Nebraska 167 11.4% 5.4% 4.2% 1,804 64.9% D 43.1%
Nevada 70 27.1% 11.4% 7.1% 2,783 89.0% 78.2% 71.2%
New Hampshire 108 11.1% 4.6% 3.7% 1,264 68.4% D 47.5%
New Jersey 491 20.6% 6.9% 4.1% 11,924 83.9% 60.1% 45.0%
New Mexico 96 19.8% 8.3% 5.2% 1,892 84.1% D 55.5%
New York 913 16.1% 4.4% 2.5% 19,133 80.1% 58.0% 45.2%
North Carolina 351 14.8% 7.1% 5.4% 7,348 83.5% 68.4% 60.8%
North Dakota 67 3.0% 3.0% 1.5% 414 53.1% D D
Ohio 583 17.3% 6.9% 2.7% 14,891 83.1% 68.3% 55.4%
Oklahoma 185 20.0% 8.6% 4.9% 2,808 75.1% 45.5% 23.8%
Oregon 286 15.4% 4.9% 3.5% 3,970 65.2% 41.3% 34.9%
Pennsylvania 631 19.2% 6.0% 3.5% 12,843 81.4% 58.7% 44.8%
Rhode Island 85 17.6% 10.6% 9.4% 1,172 78.0% D 59.2%
South Carolina 176 18.2% 11.4% 8.5% 3,605 82.1% 70.1% 61.6%
South Dakota 92 9.8% 4.3% 3.3% 632 51.3% D 20.6%
Tennessee 234 18.8% 8.5% 5.1% 6,169 86.8% 71.1% 58.0%
Texas 665 18.9% 7.2% 4.5% 18,595 86.9% 70.6% 62.6%
Utah 101 26.7% 13.9% 9.9% 2,284 85.1% 70.1% 58.9%
Vermont 72 6.9% 2.8% 2.8% (500-999) D D D
Virginia 308 19.8% 7.5% 4.2% 6,256 81.7% 61.6% 42.5%
Washington 283 22.6% 9.5% 6.0% 11,383 90.9% 79.4% 71.0%
West Virginia 125 15.2% 4.0% 3.2% 1,772 65.7% D 38.9%
Wisconsin 313 15.0% 3.5% 3.2% 4,899 78.4% D 53.0%
Wyoming 48 12.5% 8.3% 8.3% (250-499) D D D
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?