U.S. Department of Commerce
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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2003:
NAICS 4921 - Couriers
United States

 
U.S. - Couriers - 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 3,309 9,090 489,256 16,320,155
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 459 459 0 14,521
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 1,676 1,679 3,134 68,958
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 415 415 2,685 66,930
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 281 294 3,809 95,211
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 362 485 13,636 319,613
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 74 230 10,520 265,971
Firms with 500 employees or more 42 5,528 455,472 15,488,951
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 8 80 3,265 75,918
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 6 13 841 27,120
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 5 68 4,045 102,176
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 7 50 1,939 125,253
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 16 5,317 445,382 15,158,484

 

 

U.S. - Couriers and express delivery services - 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 3,669 12.0% 2.6% 0.7% 559,131 98.1% 95.7% 94.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 3,763 11.7% 2.7% 0.8% 528,177 D 95.6% 93.8%
link to 2006 detail 2006 3,578 12.7% 3.0% 0.9% 525,610 98.0% 95.6% 93.4%
link to 2005 detail 2005 3,530 13.1% 3.1% 1.0% 499,722 98.0% 95.2% 93.0%
link to 2004 detail 2004 3,316 14.4% 3.6% 1.1% 501,618 98.1% 95.4% 93.1%
link to 2003 detail 2003 3,309 14.4% 3.5% 1.3% 489,256 98.0% 95.2% 93.1%
link to 2002 detail 2002 3,152 11.5% 2.7% 0.8% 497,358 98.1% 96.0% 94.3%
link to 2001 detail 2001 2,996 12.2% 3.0% 1.0% 513,567 98.2% 96.1% 94.2%
link to 2000 detail 2000 2,762 13.1% 3.5% 1.1% 548,858 98.5% 96.6% 94.6%
link to 1999 detail 1999 2,616 14.1% 3.7% 1.2% 508,558 98.5% 96.5% 94.3%
link to 1998 detail 1998 2,464 14.2% 4.0% 1.2% 468,988 98.4% 96.4% 93.9%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13, 2011   Questions?