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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2001:
Drilling oil & gas wells
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By detailed employment size By year
 
U.S. - Drilling oil & gas wells 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 1,435 1,654 58,528 2,647,487
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 178 179 0 16,713
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 645 647 1,276 37,709
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 199 210 1,301 44,937
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 159 174 2,190 78,791
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 169 206 6,925 288,802
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 51 85 8,833 416,158
Firms with 500 employees or more 34 153 38,003 1,764,377
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Drilling oil and gas wells - 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 2,164 21.3% 6.9% 2.0% 96,390 92.7% 79.7% 60.1%
link to 2007 detail 2007 2,059 23.3% 7.1% 2.4% 106,426 94.4% 81.4% 65.6%
link to 2006 detail 2006 1,997 20.2% 5.8% 2.4% 85,296 92.9% 78.7% 65.7%
link to 2005 detail 2005 1,833 17.7% 5.2% 2.3% 66,084 91.6% 78.1% 63.9%
link to 2004 detail 2004 1,659 17.7% 5.6% 2.4% 61,299 91.2% 77.9% 61.9%
link to 2003 detail 2003 1,598 18.2% 5.8% 2.2% 58,590 91.2% 77.9% 61.3%
link to 2002 detail 2002 1,504 17.0% 5.2% 2.3% 56,022 91.7% 79.0% 67.0%
link to 2001 detail 2001 1,435 17.7% 5.9% 2.4% 58,528 91.9% 80.0% 64.9%
link to 2000 detail 2000 1,295 18.2% 5.8% 2.2% 47,197 91.3% 77.7% 63.1%
link to 1999 detail 1999 1,281 16.9% 5.1% 2.3% 37,244 89.4% 72.8% 59.5%
link to 1998 detail 1998 1,332 21.1% 6.4% 2.7% 48,471 91.4% 74.6% 58.6%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?