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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2002:
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
United States

 
U.S. - Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools - 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 2,593 3,377 1,403,085 40,128,148 104,059,977
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 147 147 0 11,973 59,843
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 488 488 1,049 28,836 150,300
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 174 176 1,182 31,318 118,280
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 170 170 2,291 65,194 196,938
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 390 411 19,162 504,961 1,506,890
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 562 598 144,652 3,378,238 9,194,734
Firms with 500 employees or more 662 1,387 1,234,749 36,107,628 92,832,992
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 175 230 106,011 2,273,046 6,164,294
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 122 178 103,616 1,994,656 5,290,876
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 141 204 164,740 3,371,102 8,847,707
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 110 171 187,999 4,174,862 10,405,491
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 114 604 672,383 24,293,962 62,124,624

 

 

U.S. - Colleges and universities - 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 2,424 65.4% 50.6% 30.7% 1,622,296 99.7% 98.7% 91.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 2,456 64.7% 49.8% 30.0% 1,572,333 99.7% 98.6% 90.7%
link to 2006 detail 2006 2,361 66.2% 51.2% 30.7% 1,534,226 99.7% 98.6% 90.3%
link to 2005 detail 2005 2,384 66.1% 50.8% 29.9% 1,508,355 99.7% 98.6% 90.0%
link to 2004 detail 2004 2,479 64.1% 48.8% 28.2% 1,497,201 99.7% 98.5% 89.5%
link to 2003 detail 2003 2,568 62.9% 47.2% 26.1% 1,435,661 99.7% 98.3% 88.5%
link to 2002 detail 2002 2,593 62.2% 47.2% 25.5% 1,403,085 99.7% 98.3% 88.0%
link to 2001 detail 2001 2,454 64.0% 48.9% 26.5% 1,357,358 99.7% 98.3% 87.8%
link to 2000 detail 2000 2,448 63.7% 48.4% 26.1% 1,332,535 99.7% 98.3% 87.4%
link to 1999 detail 1999 2,394 64.8% 48.7% 26.1% 1,301,801 99.7% 98.2% 87.2%
link to 1998 detail 1998 2,366 64.7% 48.9% 25.9% 1,260,468 99.7% 98.1% 86.9%


All-sector table

Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13, 2011   Questions?