U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2002:
Solid waste collection
United States

 
U.S. - Solid waste collection - by Employment Size of Enterprise
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D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Receipts
($1,000)
All firms 5,165 6,374 125,958 4,770,747 21,072,283
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 457 457 0 31,583 163,687
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 2,271 2,272 5,158 118,663 625,397
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 1,042 1,047 6,815 179,815 764,080
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 713 732 9,600 283,540 1,117,855
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 587 634 20,730 730,466 2,856,002
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 72 144 10,391 413,032 1,599,860
Firms with 500 employees or more 23 1,088 73,264 3,013,648 13,945,402
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 3 7 (250-499) D D
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 4 9 (1000-2499) D D
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 8 119 7,655 287,390 1,217,467
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 8 953 63,938 2,677,503 12,545,907

 

 

U.S. - Solid waste collection - 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 6,720 16.2% 2.7% 0.7% 177,771 83.9% 65.0% 54.5%
link to 2007 detail 2007 6,414 15.4% 2.7% 0.6% 167,848 83.8% 66.0% 55.8%
link to 2006 detail 2006 5,926 15.7% 2.6% 0.7% 161,204 83.8% 66.4% 56.7%
link to 2005 detail 2005 5,910 14.8% 2.5% 0.7% 157,316 83.6% 66.9% 58.0%
link to 2004 detail 2004 5,867 15.2% 2.5% 0.6% 165,243 84.9% 68.7% 60.0%
link to 2003 detail 2003 5,718 15.2% 2.6% 0.7% 163,083 85.0% 68.8% 59.4%
link to 2002 detail 2002 5,165 13.2% 1.8% 0.4% 125,958 82.9% 66.4% 58.2%
link to 2001 detail 2001 5,022 13.5% 1.8% 0.6% 124,068 83.1% 65.6% 58.7%
link to 2000 detail 2000 5,075 13.0% 1.8% 0.6% 131,061 83.7% 68.3% 60.9%
link to 1999 detail 1999 5,447 13.1% 1.7% 0.4% 133,707 82.6% 65.6% 58.3%
link to 1998 detail 1998 5,935 13.0% 1.8% 0.4% 136,133 81.3% 63.4% 55.2%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

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