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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2002:
Scientific research & development services
United States

 
U.S. - Scientific research & development 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)
Receipts
($1,000)
All firms 11,418 13,944 399,213 25,692,084 62,482,362
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 1,668 1,668 0 174,889 517,852
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 4,582 4,595 9,324 472,013 1,563,043
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 1,594 1,606 10,439 551,593 1,507,513
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,189 1,261 15,906 936,230 2,499,255
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,478 1,836 60,951 3,983,713 9,357,202
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 532 996 84,936 5,752,246 13,395,607
Firms with 500 employees or more 375 1,982 217,657 13,821,400 33,641,890
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 72 228 22,983 1,593,983 3,836,410
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 29 112 9,641 643,376 1,684,770
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 39 150 15,808 1,058,828 2,431,145
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 54 213 30,247 1,728,973 4,185,347
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 181 1,279 138,978 8,796,240 21,504,218

 

 

U.S. - Scientific research and development 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 13,371 22.1% 9.5% 5.2% 633,928 93.3% 82.9% 70.4%
link to 2007 detail 2007 14,009 21.7% 9.3% 5.1% 688,052 93.8% 83.8% 72.0%
link to 2006 detail 2006 13,455 22.3% 9.8% 5.3% 672,666 93.8% 83.7% 71.1%
link to 2005 detail 2005 13,010 22.3% 9.8% 5.4% 660,520 93.9% 83.9% 71.3%
link to 2004 detail 2004 12,637 22.8% 10.0% 5.4% 640,936 93.9% 83.8% 70.9%
link to 2003 detail 2003 12,205 24.0% 10.7% 5.7% 615,740 93.8% 83.1% 69.0%
link to 2002 detail 2002 11,418 20.9% 7.9% 3.3% 399,213 91.1% 75.8% 54.5%
link to 2001 detail 2001 11,198 20.7% 7.3% 2.9% 387,067 90.4% 74.7% 53.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 10,431 20.3% 6.9% 2.9% 359,097 90.5% 74.4% 55.6%
link to 1999 detail 1999 10,019 20.3% 6.9% 2.8% 338,346 90.2% 74.0% 55.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 9,886 19.1% 6.7% 2.5% 309,851 89.5% 73.7% 53.1%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13, 2011   Questions?