U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2003:
NAICS 481 - Air transportation
United States

 
U.S. - Air transportation - by Employment Size of Enterprise
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Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 2,775 5,478 533,799 25,360,422
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 397 397 0 38,199
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 1,171 1,174 2,335 105,616
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 375 378 2,462 98,712
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 225 250 2,973 111,335
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 326 482 12,423 497,798
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 136 539 19,723 855,941
Firms with 500 employees or more 145 2,258 493,883 23,652,821
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 15 91 3,130 126,631
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 19 198 6,391 271,988
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 19 90 4,837 202,226
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 20 97 6,780 381,106
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 72 1,782 472,745 22,670,870

 
 
U.S. - Air transportation - 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 2,831 20.5% 9.4% 5.0% 485,710 98.4% 95.9% 92.2%
link to 2007 detail 2007 2,929 20.1% 9.7% 5.1% 480,648 98.3% 95.8% 92.2%
link to 2006 detail 2006 2,870 20.4% 9.7% 5.3% 474,774 98.3% 95.8% 92.3%
link to 2005 detail 2005 2,868 20.6% 9.8% 5.6% 486,355 98.4% 95.9% 92.7%
link to 2004 detail 2004 2,877 20.8% 9.9% 5.5% 489,073 98.3% 95.9% 92.4%
link to 2003 detail 2003 2,775 21.9% 10.1% 5.2% 533,799 98.5% 96.2% 92.5%
link to 2002 detail 2002 2,762 21.8% 9.8% 5.1% 548,258 98.6% 96.2% 92.9%
link to 2001 detail 2001 2,675 21.8% 9.8% 4.9% 608,986 98.7% 96.6% 93.0%
link to 2000 detail 2000 2,711 21.7% 9.6% 5.0% 615,605 98.7% 96.5% 93.3%
link to 1999 detail 1999 2,607 22.3% 10.0% 5.3% 582,838 98.7% 96.5% 93.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 2,574 21.8% 10.1% 5.3% 560,026 98.7% 96.5% 93.2%

 
 
Air transportation - by State
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D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
United States 2,775 21.9% 10.1% 5.2% 533,799 98.5% 96.2% 92.5%
Alabama 35 48.6% 37.1% 37.1% 797 91.8% 85.1% 85.1%
Alaska 161 29.8% 16.1% 9.3% 6,259 93.6% 77.9% 57.3%
Arizona 71 49.3% 40.8% 31.0% 16,999 99.2% D 98.5%
Arkansas 42 23.8% 23.8% 23.8% 1,729 96.0% 96.0% 96.0%
California 366 36.6% 22.1% 11.2% 60,460 98.5% 95.7% 90.9%
Colorado 75 45.3% 37.3% 32.0% 14,354 D D 97.1%
Connecticut 46 45.7% 34.8% 26.1% 5,333 97.9% 93.8% 88.3%
Delaware 31 12.9% 9.7% 6.5% (250-499) D D D
District of Columbia 24 91.7% 62.5% 25.0% 170 D 74.7% 21.2%
Florida 355 30.1% 18.3% 9.3% 26,433 97.0% 91.7% 79.6%
Georgia 87 56.3% 46.0% 29.9% 28,936 99.6% 98.7% 96.5%
Hawaii 39 56.4% 41.0% 28.2% 7,888 D D 93.4%
Idaho 46 23.9% 19.6% 17.4% 1,078 81.8% D 67.3%
Illinois 144 51.4% 37.5% 22.2% 41,684 99.3% 98.3% 97.1%
Indiana 57 43.9% 38.6% 29.8% 6,538 98.6% D 92.2%
Iowa 32 43.8% 37.5% 34.4% (250-499) D D D
Kansas 30 40.0% 33.3% 30.0% 502 D D 73.5%
Kentucky 46 52.2% 45.7% 39.1% 17,786 99.6% 99.2% 98.9%
Louisiana 62 38.7% 32.3% 30.6% 3,593 D D 90.4%
Maine 21 38.1% 38.1% 33.3% 327 D D D
Maryland 42 50.0% 38.1% 35.7% 4,350 D D 95.6%
Massachusetts 79 51.9% 44.3% 30.4% 10,173 98.8% 96.5% 93.3%
Michigan 93 50.5% 37.6% 28.0% 15,766 98.8% 96.5% 90.5%
Minnesota 57 47.4% 40.4% 31.6% 20,763 99.5% D 97.1%
Mississippi 44 27.3% 25.0% 25.0% (250-499) D D D
Missouri 49 51.0% 42.9% 38.8% 12,807 99.4% D 98.3%
Montana 50 30.0% 24.0% 18.0% 891 D D 61.5%
Nebraska 29 75.9% 65.5% 65.5% 918 97.2% 84.1% 84.1%
Nevada 69 44.9% 36.2% 30.4% 4,932 D D 90.8%
New Hampshire 23 43.5% 39.1% 26.1% 667 92.5% D D
New Jersey 97 57.7% 47.4% 28.9% 16,456 99.1% 97.7% 95.4%
New Mexico 42 45.2% 31.0% 23.8% 1,423 95.5% 81.5% 80.1%
New York 210 47.1% 31.9% 17.1% 32,398 98.8% 95.3% 88.0%
North Carolina 74 39.2% 31.1% 21.6% 12,124 98.5% 96.9% 91.6%
North Dakota 18 27.8% 27.8% 22.2% (100-249) D D D
Ohio 80 47.5% 38.8% 33.8% 11,159 98.3% 96.6% 95.1%
Oklahoma 40 37.5% 30.0% 22.5% 2,324 D D 70.1%
Oregon 77 35.1% 24.7% 19.5% 5,679 97.1% D 82.7%
Pennsylvania 103 43.7% 33.0% 23.3% 20,421 98.8% 96.7% 93.2%
Rhode Island 14 64.3% 64.3% 57.1% 610 D D D
South Carolina 36 41.7% 36.1% 33.3% 3,507 98.6% D 97.7%
South Dakota 20 50.0% 50.0% 40.0% 273 D D 73.6%
Tennessee 71 33.8% 29.6% 19.7% 7,235 98.2% 97.0% 94.8%
Texas 271 30.3% 21.0% 13.7% 65,759 99.0% 97.6% 96.9%
Utah 31 71.0% 48.4% 35.5% 8,786 D D 97.6%
Vermont 12 58.3% 41.7% 41.7% 256 D 67.2% 67.2%
Virginia 85 55.3% 42.4% 35.3% 13,725 D D 91.5%
Washington 87 43.7% 34.5% 20.7% 12,940 D 97.0% 94.5%
West Virginia 15 60.0% 60.0% 60.0% (100-249) D D D
Wisconsin 60 60.0% 43.3% 31.7% 4,186 D D D
Wyoming 21 42.9% 33.3% 23.8% (500-999) D D D

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Source:
Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13, 2011   Questions?