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U.S. - Information 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 77,459 137,293 3,754,698 207,124,226
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 11,272 11,310 0 1,337,189
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 32,537 32,609 66,442 2,933,097
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 12,294 12,446 81,284 2,792,728
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 9,051 9,408 122,454 4,541,224
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 9,038 10,606 357,581 15,861,816
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 2,134 5,536 367,236 18,720,410
Firms with 500 employees or more 1,133 55,378 2,759,701 160,937,762
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 389 2,937 182,080 10,153,106
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 146 1,420 83,553 4,557,541
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 143 1,705 140,385 9,125,765
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 455 49,316 2,353,683 137,101,350
        Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 145 3,246 232,863 12,855,238
        Firms with 5,000 to 9,999 employees 98 4,487 209,825 9,700,129
        Firms with 10,000 employees or more 212 41,583 1,910,995 114,545,983
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Information - 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 72,749 15.7% 4.3% 1.5% 3,434,234 92.9% 83.5% 73.3%
link to 2007 detail 2007 75,686 14.4% 3.9% 1.4% 3,399,313 92.7% 83.7% 74.2%
link to 2006 detail 2006 74,952 14.9% 4.0% 1.4% 3,396,246 92.6% 83.2% 73.7%
link to 2005 detail 2005 75,261 15.0% 4.0% 1.5% 3,402,599 92.7% 83.3% 73.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 75,271 15.3% 4.1% 1.5% 3,472,427 92.8% 83.3% 73.8%
link to 2003 detail 2003 75,786 15.6% 4.2% 1.6% 3,599,902 93.0% 83.7% 74.4%
link to 2002 detail 2002 77,605 14.6% 3.9% 1.4% 3,536,120 92.6% 83.6% 74.4%
link to 2001 detail 2001 77,459 15.9% 4.2% 1.5% 3,754,698 92.8% 83.3% 73.5%
link to 2000 detail 2000 79,565 15.4% 4.0% 1.4% 3,545,731 92.3% 82.1% 71.9%
link to 1999 detail 1999 77,052 14.8% 3.8% 1.3% 3,234,530 91.8% 81.7% 71.8%
link to 1998 detail 1998 75,299 14.9% 3.8% 1.3% 3,142,024 91.6% 81.4% 71.3%

 

 

Information 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 77,459 15.9% 4.2% 1.5% 3,754,698 92.8% 83.3% 73.5%
link to industry detail Alabama 866 25.6% 14.9% 12.0% 36,877 91.5% 81.1% 74.3%
link to industry detail Alaska 226 27.9% 15.5% 10.6% 6,431 87.3% 73.3% 57.0%
link to industry detail Arizona 1,301 24.9% 15.9% 12.2% 57,983 93.3% 86.7% 80.9%
link to industry detail Arkansas 564 26.4% 14.5% 11.3% 29,728 92.7% 85.7% 82.1%
link to industry detail California 14,854 17.1% 6.1% 2.8% 565,276 92.1% 80.7% 68.6%
link to industry detail Colorado 2,044 24.9% 14.9% 10.1% 114,503 94.7% 88.0% 77.7%
link to industry detail Connecticut 1,182 28.3% 15.4% 10.3% 52,607 93.0% 81.3% 67.2%
link to industry detail Delaware 249 26.9% 17.3% 15.3% 8,799 93.2% 84.0% 78.8%
link to industry detail District of Columbia 542 37.3% 24.9% 18.5% 25,619 94.9% 86.6% 73.5%
link to industry detail Florida 4,605 16.4% 8.3% 5.6% 181,754 92.5% 84.7% 77.6%
link to industry detail Georgia 2,425 26.4% 14.3% 9.5% 150,686 95.2% 87.7% 79.8%
link to industry detail Hawaii 322 23.3% 14.3% 12.4% 9,333 89.5% D 77.0%
link to industry detail Idaho 401 30.4% 18.0% 14.7% 11,878 89.2% 74.0% 64.9%
link to industry detail Illinois 3,436 25.4% 13.6% 8.6% 149,111 93.0% 83.6% 73.3%
link to industry detail Indiana 1,205 29.3% 15.9% 11.0% 48,309 92.4% 79.8% 67.1%
link to industry detail Iowa 896 26.1% 13.6% 9.6% 45,250 92.4% 84.2% 76.7%
link to industry detail Kansas 852 27.3% 16.2% 13.1% 47,138 94.0% 87.4% 82.2%
link to industry detail Kentucky 859 27.4% 16.6% 11.6% 30,838 90.7% 80.8% 69.8%
link to industry detail Louisiana 698 27.8% 17.0% 13.6% 29,062 91.1% 81.8% 74.6%
link to industry detail Maine 484 21.7% 12.8% 8.5% 13,431 87.1% 76.7% 57.7%
link to industry detail Maryland 1,615 25.2% 14.4% 10.2% 70,119 92.9% 84.0% 73.0%
link to industry detail Massachusetts 2,534 28.5% 14.4% 8.4% 130,720 93.7% 82.8% 69.1%
link to industry detail Michigan 2,126 23.9% 12.5% 9.2% 94,266 92.7% 83.3% 77.1%
link to industry detail Minnesota 1,755 24.8% 12.8% 9.3% 66,321 90.9% 78.9% 68.6%
link to industry detail Mississippi 471 27.8% 17.8% 14.4% 19,483 90.9% 81.7% 73.8%
link to industry detail Missouri 1,439 26.1% 14.8% 10.5% 84,426 93.9% 86.8% 79.0%
link to industry detail Montana 368 21.2% 12.8% 9.0% 8,811 84.6% 74.1% 58.9%
link to industry detail Nebraska 543 29.1% 16.8% 12.3% 28,496 93.2% 84.8% 76.2%
link to industry detail Nevada 669 22.7% 16.1% 11.8% 19,968 90.7% 83.2% 74.7%
link to industry detail New Hampshire 541 28.8% 17.6% 13.5% 15,333 89.4% 74.6% 51.6%
link to industry detail New Jersey 2,626 21.1% 10.7% 6.9% 130,137 93.8% 85.6% 77.3%
link to industry detail New Mexico 500 25.2% 16.4% 13.6% 15,305 89.1% 77.9% 69.3%
link to industry detail New York 7,883 19.1% 7.3% 3.9% 323,167 92.6% 81.7% 70.6%
link to industry detail North Carolina 1,732 24.8% 13.2% 10.0% 79,581 92.8% 83.0% 76.3%
link to industry detail North Dakota 259 32.8% 17.4% 12.7% 8,076 88.6% 68.3% 52.6%
link to industry detail Ohio 2,117 25.1% 13.5% 10.0% 116,194 93.6% 85.7% 78.4%
link to industry detail Oklahoma 878 23.9% 15.1% 11.2% 37,229 92.1% 85.0% 75.2%
link to industry detail Oregon 1,158 24.6% 14.1% 9.2% 40,341 90.8% 79.8% 64.0%
link to industry detail Pennsylvania 2,904 24.7% 12.5% 7.7% 144,219 92.8% 83.4% 72.7%
link to industry detail Rhode Island 270 29.6% 17.4% 14.1% 10,495 91.6% 79.3% 70.9%
link to industry detail South Carolina 692 27.5% 17.8% 13.4% 28,087 92.8% 84.9% 76.8%
link to industry detail South Dakota 282 29.1% 15.6% 11.7% 7,575 86.5% 68.3% 58.1%
link to industry detail Tennessee 1,495 24.0% 13.1% 9.7% 53,147 90.8% 79.3% 70.9%
link to industry detail Texas 4,978 21.9% 10.6% 6.4% 268,482 93.8% 85.7% 78.2%
link to industry detail Utah 802 26.4% 16.2% 11.8% 29,348 92.2% 82.4% 70.5%
link to industry detail Vermont 398 19.3% 10.1% 7.3% 6,900 79.0% 60.0% 47.8%
link to industry detail Virginia 2,195 27.9% 15.0% 9.6% 131,903 94.7% 86.7% 77.0%
link to industry detail Washington 1,894 26.4% 14.5% 10.1% 103,800 94.3% 86.6% 78.2%
link to industry detail West Virginia 338 29.9% 16.9% 12.7% 12,384 90.5% 79.5% 71.8%
link to industry detail Wisconsin 1,227 28.4% 14.1% 9.5% 51,906 91.6% 79.6% 66.1%
link to industry detail Wyoming 216 33.3% 14.4% 11.1% 3,866 82.3% D 38.3%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Information 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 +
  51 Information 77,459 15.9% 4.2% 1.5% 3,754,698 92.8% 83.3% 73.5%
link to industry detail 511 Publishing industries 25,117 19.9% 5.8% 2.2% 1,100,931 91.4% 78.3% 63.6%
link to industry detail 512 Motion picture & sound recording industries 18,821 8.1% 1.7% 0.6% 297,143 82.4% 67.6% 57.0%
link to industry detail 513 Broadcasting & telecommunications 17,641 18.9% 5.3% 2.1% 1,777,015 96.2% 90.9% 85.6%
link to industry detail 514 Information services & data processing services 16,275 17.5% 5.6% 2.4% 579,609 90.5% 77.5% 63.7%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Information 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 511 Publishing industries 25,117 19.9% 5.8% 2.2% 1,100,931 91.4% 78.3% 63.6%
link to state detail 5111   Newspaper, periodical, book, & database publishers 17,095 18.0% 5.0% 1.9% 747,587 91.1% 79.2% 66.2%
link to state detail 51111    Newspaper publishers 6,055 21.2% 5.7% 2.1% 413,951 93.7% 84.8% 75.0%
link to state detail 51112    Periodical publishers 5,185 16.7% 5.4% 2.2% 133,245 85.2% 67.9% 48.2%
link to state detail 51113    Book publishers 2,522 18.2% 6.8% 3.2% 89,676 91.2% 77.9% 63.1%
link to state detail 51114    Database & directory publishers 1,164 20.4% 7.9% 4.7% 45,096 90.3% 77.9% 64.2%
link to state detail 51119    Other publishers 2,381 18.6% 6.7% 3.6% 65,619 87.3% 70.0% 53.3%
link to state detail 511191     Greeting card publishers 88 27.3% 13.6% 3.4% 17,432 98.3% D D
link to state detail 511199     All other publishers 2,294 18.3% 6.4% 3.6% 48,187 83.3% D D
link to state detail 5112   Software publishers 8,057 24.3% 7.8% 3.2% 353,344 91.9% 76.3% 58.1%
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code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 512 Motion picture & sound recording industries 18,821 8.1% 1.7% 0.6% 297,143 82.4% 67.6% 57.0%
link to state detail 5121   Motion picture & video industries 15,762 8.4% 1.7% 0.7% 270,137 83.9% 69.5% 59.4%
link to state detail 51211    Motion picture & video production 10,226 5.3% 1.1% 0.5% 96,892 76.2% 59.9% 50.6%
link to state detail 51212    Motion picture & video distribution 512 12.9% 3.5% 1.6% 5,870 71.1% 44.6% 28.6%
link to state detail 51213    Motion picture & video exhibition 2,148 21.4% 4.3% 1.6% 132,661 92.9% 83.0% 74.1%
link to state detail 512131     Motion picture theaters (except drive-ins) 1,907 23.2% 4.8% 1.8% 130,938 93.2% 83.5% 74.7%
link to state detail 512132     Drive-in motion picture theaters 263 12.2% 3.8% 1.5% 1,723 73.7% 46.4% 26.6%
link to state detail 51219    Postproduction & other motion picture & video industries 2,913 10.1% 2.3% 1.0% 34,714 72.9% 49.1% 33.2%
link to state detail 512191     Teleproduction & other postproduction services 2,585 9.9% 2.1% 0.8% 30,161 72.5% 47.7% 31.2%
link to state detail 512199     Other motion picture & video industries 337 13.6% 5.6% 3.0% 4,553 75.3% 58.2% 46.6%
link to state detail 5122   Sound recording industries 3,072 6.5% 1.7% 0.7% 27,006 67.8% 48.2% 33.1%
link to state detail 51221    Record production 262 7.3% 0.8% 0.8% 1,225 51.4% D D
link to state detail 51222    Integrated record production/distribution 261 11.1% 5.0% 2.3% 8,794 91.0% 84.0% 74.3%
link to state detail 51223    Music publishers 613 8.3% 3.3% 1.8% 5,050 68.2% 47.4% 25.5%
link to state detail 51224    Sound recording studios 1,599 5.3% 1.1% 0.4% 8,449 44.9% 14.6% 0.6%
link to state detail 51229    Other sound recording industries 347 7.5% 2.6% 1.2% 3,488 70.1% D D
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NAICS
code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 513 Broadcasting & telecommunications 17,641 18.9% 5.3% 2.1% 1,777,015 96.2% 90.9% 85.6%
link to state detail 5131   Radio & television broadcasting 5,631 23.2% 6.1% 2.5% 269,384 90.1% 76.8% 65.9%
link to state detail 51311    Radio broadcasting 4,606 20.1% 4.3% 1.9% 142,650 83.4% 65.5% 55.9%
link to state detail 513111     Radio networks 286 29.0% 13.6% 7.3% 12,168 92.6% 79.6% 64.5%
link to state detail 513112     Radio stations 4,343 19.9% 4.1% 1.8% 130,482 82.6% 64.2% 55.1%
link to state detail 51312    Television broadcasting 1,081 40.0% 17.8% 8.2% 126,734 97.7% 89.6% 77.2%
link to state detail 5132   Cable networks & program distribution 1,713 20.8% 9.1% 5.0% 245,448 97.6% 94.2% 90.0%
link to state detail 51321    Cable networks 361 35.5% 18.8% 11.9% 41,022 97.2% 91.0% 78.5%
link to state detail 51322    Cable & other program distribution 1,379 18.6% 8.3% 4.9% 204,426 97.7% 94.9% 92.3%
link to state detail 5133   Telecommunications 10,419 17.1% 5.2% 2.1% 1,262,183 97.2% 93.3% 88.9%
link to state detail 51331    Wired telecommunications carriers 3,279 25.2% 7.9% 3.3% 905,518 98.7% 96.3% 93.6%
link to state detail 51332    Wireless telecommunications carriers (except satellite) 3,890 14.0% 4.3% 2.1% 256,558 94.8% 89.1% 84.6%
link to state detail 513321     Paging 2,023 12.1% 3.4% 1.7% 72,452 90.6% 81.3% 75.2%
link to state detail 513322     Cellular & other wireless telecommunications 1,892 17.1% 6.5% 3.4% 184,106 96.4% 92.2% 88.3%
link to state detail 51333    Telecommunications resellers 1,791 17.0% 7.0% 3.5% 59,941 90.2% 77.6% 59.8%
link to state detail 51334    Satellite telecommunications 528 20.8% 11.2% 6.4% 21,259 91.7% 82.6% 62.2%
link to state detail 51339    Other telecommunications 1,074 12.4% 5.0% 2.4% 18,907 83.1% 67.5% 46.3%
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to state detail 514 Information services & data processing services 16,275 17.5% 5.6% 2.4% 579,609 90.5% 77.5% 63.7%
link to state detail 5141   Information services 11,652 15.7% 4.6% 1.9% 262,068 84.5% 65.2% 46.2%
link to state detail 51411    News syndicates 300 22.3% 12.0% 8.3% 12,205 93.5% 85.0% 72.6%
link to state detail 51412    Libraries & archives 2,435 12.6% 2.2% 0.8% 36,129 72.0% 45.8% 28.5%
link to state detail 51419    Other information services 8,934 16.5% 5.1% 2.2% 213,734 86.1% 67.4% 47.7%
link to state detail 514191     On-line information services 8,450 16.2% 5.1% 2.2% 202,142 86.1% 67.6% 48.1%
link to state detail 514199     All other information services 502 23.3% 9.0% 4.8% 11,592 86.2% 62.6% 40.8%
link to state detail 5142   Data processing services 4,667 22.6% 9.0% 4.4% 317,541 95.5% 87.6% 78.2%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?