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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2001:
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 13,591 16,749 300,536 11,314,198
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 1,319 1,319 0 67,307
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 5,872 5,873 12,692 325,954
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 2,626 2,630 17,336 484,355
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,771 1,801 23,878 745,605
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,630 1,755 60,997 2,070,947
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 253 537 35,356 1,365,308
Firms with 500 employees or more 120 2,834 150,277 6,254,722
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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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 13,591 14.7% 2.7% 0.9% 300,536 82.1% 61.8% 50.0%
Alabama 192 18.8% 10.9% 6.3% 4,308 83.5% 68.9% 57.9%
Alaska 69 15.9% 8.7% 7.2% 828 72.3% D 41.9%
Arizona 204 20.6% 9.3% 5.4% 3,780 81.0% 56.4% 38.7%
Arkansas 141 17.7% 5.7% 2.8% 2,307 77.9% 57.1% 32.7%
California 1,064 26.8% 7.7% 2.4% 34,161 88.1% 64.8% 42.4%
Colorado 280 16.1% 9.3% 6.4% 8,278 85.6% 76.2% 71.1%
Connecticut 304 21.1% 6.3% 3.9% 4,585 76.2% 41.7% 28.7%
Delaware 52 17.3% 11.5% 5.8% 864 75.0% 63.3% 54.4%
District of Columbia 19 15.8% 10.5% 10.5% 144 41.0% D D
Florida 545 16.5% 5.9% 3.5% 13,565 85.7% 69.8% 63.2%
Georgia 409 15.4% 7.1% 5.4% 6,726 80.6% 60.6% 55.6%
Hawaii 75 28.0% 13.3% 6.7% 956 69.8% 32.9% 16.8%
Idaho 105 15.2% 5.7% 2.9% 1,131 58.6% D D
Illinois 579 17.4% 6.7% 4.5% 14,208 84.1% 67.8% 54.7%
Indiana 318 19.5% 7.9% 5.7% 6,812 81.7% 63.4% 50.5%
Iowa 245 11.0% 2.9% 2.0% 2,406 58.4% D 32.1%
Kansas 189 14.3% 6.3% 5.3% 3,222 81.6% D 65.0%
Kentucky 158 18.4% 7.0% 4.4% 3,142 81.5% 62.6% 56.7%
Louisiana 187 29.4% 10.7% 5.9% 5,185 88.0% 63.7% 50.2%
Maine 153 11.1% 2.6% 2.0% 1,397 54.9% D 27.6%
Maryland 325 26.2% 7.7% 5.2% 6,728 80.0% 47.9% 39.4%
Massachusetts 389 17.7% 5.7% 3.9% 7,920 79.7% 57.3% 47.6%
Michigan 530 15.1% 4.5% 2.8% 11,389 82.1% 64.2% 54.4%
Minnesota 438 11.2% 4.6% 2.7% 5,539 68.8% 50.1% 38.0%
Mississippi 89 27.0% 11.2% 9.0% 1,898 86.4% D 58.9%
Missouri 321 14.6% 6.5% 5.3% 4,945 74.7% 56.7% 53.9%
Montana 76 13.2% 3.9% 3.9% 623 59.9% D D
Nebraska 169 9.5% 4.7% 4.1% 1,974 66.7% D 50.7%
Nevada 64 28.1% 10.9% 6.3% 2,632 89.9% 79.8% 70.1%
New Hampshire 113 8.8% 4.4% 3.5% 1,358 66.1% D 41.1%
New Jersey 536 22.6% 6.3% 3.7% 12,975 84.0% 54.9% 41.8%
New Mexico 94 19.1% 8.5% 5.3% 1,291 75.1% 50.9% 30.6%
New York 924 18.1% 4.8% 2.6% 19,825 81.0% 57.2% 43.1%
North Carolina 373 16.1% 7.2% 5.1% 7,069 82.0% 67.1% 59.1%
North Dakota 67 3.0% 3.0% 1.5% 434 46.5% D D
Ohio 592 18.9% 6.9% 3.0% 15,195 83.4% 67.3% 54.1%
Oklahoma 201 19.4% 7.5% 4.0% 2,777 72.0% 37.4% 26.8%
Oregon 290 17.6% 5.9% 3.8% 4,231 66.6% 40.2% 33.6%
Pennsylvania 669 19.6% 6.1% 3.6% 13,672 82.8% 58.9% 43.7%
Rhode Island 94 17.0% 10.6% 8.5% 991 74.9% D 44.4%
South Carolina 197 18.3% 9.6% 7.1% 3,794 78.7% 62.7% 57.1%
South Dakota 90 10.0% 4.4% 2.2% 722 54.8% D D
Tennessee 251 19.9% 9.2% 5.6% 6,979 86.8% 71.7% 60.4%
Texas 724 19.2% 7.5% 4.1% 18,539 86.2% 69.2% 55.7%
Utah 109 25.7% 11.9% 8.3% 2,460 85.3% 69.6% 56.4%
Vermont 75 10.7% 5.3% 4.0% 1,082 76.5% D D
Virginia 324 21.0% 7.1% 4.6% 6,357 81.6% 59.2% 48.1%
Washington 295 21.4% 7.8% 4.7% 11,307 90.3% 77.8% 71.2%
West Virginia 127 15.7% 4.7% 3.1% 1,973 69.2% D 39.5%
Wisconsin 339 13.9% 2.9% 2.7% 5,519 80.9% D 56.8%
Wyoming 48 12.5% 8.3% 6.3% 333 50.2% D 33.3%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?