U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2002:
Telecommunications
United States

 
U.S. - Telecommunications - 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)
Receipts
($1,000)
All firms 10,204 42,783 1,144,008 62,947,100 344,375,735
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 1,695 1,700 0 164,518 1,091,546
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 4,273 4,279 8,854 306,534 1,976,592
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 1,493 1,534 9,891 346,674 2,007,395
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,090 1,224 14,594 563,974 3,091,140
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,162 1,775 45,611 2,192,380 10,459,551
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 284 1,113 45,077 2,262,915 11,919,160
Firms with 500 employees or more 207 31,158 1,019,981 57,110,105 313,830,351
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 39 458 16,630 778,594 4,337,810
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 18 254 9,082 578,817 3,385,441
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 34 594 21,271 869,419 5,892,318
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 23 382 21,559 1,141,763 5,957,185
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 93 29,470 951,439 53,741,512 294,257,597

 

 

U.S. - Telecommunications - 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 +
  2002 10,204 16.2% 4.8% 2.0% 1,144,008 97.1% 93.1% 89.2%
link to 2001 detail 2001 10,419 17.1% 5.2% 2.1% 1,262,183 97.2% 93.3% 88.9%
link to 2000 detail 2000 10,483 16.1% 4.9% 1.9% 1,165,479 97.1% 93.0% 88.3%
link to 1999 detail 1999 9,749 15.6% 4.6% 1.7% 1,071,852 97.1% 93.2% 88.5%
link to 1998 detail 1998 9,106 15.6% 4.5% 1.6% 1,040,999 97.2% 93.3% 88.9%


All-sector table

Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13, 2011   Questions?