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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2000:
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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 96,080 129,053 1,935,699 31,368,244
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 8,578 8,637 0 270,450
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 34,775 34,837 73,018 1,094,556
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 17,099 17,236 115,561 1,691,603
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 15,971 16,480 217,977 3,123,569
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 15,074 22,010 564,517 9,254,798
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 3,851 17,892 571,070 9,695,406
Firms with 500 employees or more 732 11,961 393,556 6,237,862
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.
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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 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 96,080 20.5% 4.8% 0.8% 1,935,699 79.0% 49.8% 20.3%
Alabama 1,556 16.1% 3.7% 0.8% 21,453 64.6% 31.9% 7.6%
Alaska 347 23.1% 8.1% 2.3% 7,848 80.6% 55.9% 23.1%
Arizona 1,229 26.4% 7.0% 2.4% 29,065 81.5% 51.0% 24.1%
Arkansas 995 19.3% 5.5% 1.3% 18,547 D 50.9% 18.7%
California 10,142 19.0% 4.8% 0.9% 187,985 80.1% 51.4% 18.6%
Colorado 1,551 20.9% 5.5% 1.5% 28,970 77.6% 49.0% 19.7%
Connecticut 1,452 27.3% 8.3% 1.5% 32,302 79.6% 49.6% 9.6%
Delaware 388 25.8% 9.3% 4.9% (5000-9999) D D D
District of Columbia 444 33.8% 11.9% 5.6% 11,524 D D D
Florida 4,654 18.6% 4.7% 1.2% 85,695 74.5% 47.1% 23.8%
Georgia 2,605 21.2% 3.8% 1.4% 46,573 75.3% 41.6% 20.1%
Hawaii 276 31.5% 9.8% 2.9% 8,124 87.5% 58.2% 13.1%
Idaho 610 14.3% 3.4% 1.3% 6,588 64.7% 27.6% 8.9%
Illinois 3,615 25.0% 7.4% 1.7% 92,723 84.1% 59.0% 28.1%
Indiana 2,131 19.5% 5.5% 1.3% 40,205 79.9% 52.2% 18.5%
Iowa 1,274 22.6% 7.5% 1.8% (10k-24999) D D D
Kansas 1,150 18.3% 5.8% 1.8% 21,589 81.7% 55.8% 22.8%
Kentucky 1,404 21.1% 6.6% 1.9% 26,667 75.8% 49.9% 20.0%
Louisiana 1,738 19.4% 4.3% 1.3% 28,784 72.3% 41.0% 14.5%
Maine 841 18.5% 6.9% 1.8% 14,963 D D 24.5%
Maryland 1,730 23.9% 6.9% 1.8% 39,491 82.3% 54.3% 19.7%
Massachusetts 2,507 27.6% 9.2% 2.4% 69,163 84.3% 58.5% 24.4%
Michigan 3,440 17.3% 5.1% 1.3% 59,694 79.4% 51.7% 18.1%
Minnesota 2,161 22.5% 6.6% 1.7% 50,556 85.1% 58.1% 25.3%
Mississippi 1,060 11.7% 4.0% 1.3% 13,546 65.4% 47.1% 23.7%
Missouri 2,303 20.9% 5.6% 1.3% 43,485 78.1% 46.5% 12.7%
Montana 714 12.7% 4.2% 1.1% (5000-9999) D D D
Nebraska 852 15.0% 4.9% 1.8% 12,070 74.2% 47.2% 15.6%
Nevada 429 28.0% 6.8% 3.5% 8,575 79.2% 43.7% 21.8%
New Hampshire 746 18.6% 6.2% 2.4% 12,931 73.6% 48.5% 16.1%
New Jersey 2,552 25.5% 5.7% 1.3% 55,363 77.2% 44.1% 16.2%
New Mexico 626 23.5% 6.4% 2.4% 11,534 77.2% 42.2% 10.3%
New York 5,977 27.3% 8.1% 2.0% 178,280 87.2% 62.0% 30.2%
North Carolina 3,271 18.7% 3.5% 0.9% 48,479 67.2% 32.9% 13.5%
North Dakota 367 21.0% 7.9% 1.9% (5000-9999) D D D
Ohio 3,242 28.0% 7.0% 1.6% 81,736 82.7% 50.6% 21.8%
Oklahoma 1,411 18.7% 4.5% 1.5% 23,665 75.5% 42.3% 18.8%
Oregon 1,364 19.3% 7.0% 1.7% 23,356 78.2% 49.6% 18.6%
Pennsylvania 4,040 25.5% 7.3% 1.8% 99,164 82.3% 54.6% 23.4%
Rhode Island 444 27.5% 10.8% 3.6% 10,736 D D 17.4%
South Carolina 1,456 16.8% 3.4% 1.2% 20,777 66.5% 34.7% 15.6%
South Dakota 413 18.2% 8.2% 2.7% (5000-9999) D D D
Tennessee 2,147 17.0% 4.1% 1.3% 30,664 69.1% 35.7% 11.0%
Texas 6,145 20.5% 3.0% 0.8% 108,813 72.5% 37.6% 21.6%
Utah 545 20.7% 4.6% 2.4% 8,741 D 34.1% 17.3%
Vermont 456 12.9% 3.7% 1.5% (5000-9999) D D D
Virginia 2,327 23.0% 5.6% 1.8% 43,824 78.1% 45.4% 18.0%
Washington 3,029 16.0% 3.6% 1.0% 43,995 76.3% 43.8% 16.9%
West Virginia 603 26.7% 10.9% 1.7% 14,808 82.9% 52.8% 7.8%
Wisconsin 2,140 22.9% 6.3% 1.4% 48,433 79.6% 52.3% 16.3%
Wyoming 319 22.3% 6.0% 2.2% (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?