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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2003:
NAICS 5411 - Legal services
United States

 
U.S. - Legal 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)
All firms 173,308 181,534 1,182,581 73,925,965
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 17,130 17,148 0 1,371,398
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 109,580 109,651 215,732 8,004,108
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 25,951 26,171 167,793 7,425,976
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 11,945 12,664 158,395 8,594,791
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 7,460 10,193 274,993 18,447,506
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 988 3,343 179,187 13,669,173
Firms with 500 employees or more 254 2,364 186,481 16,413,013
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 73 478 41,826 3,483,810
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 40 377 29,894 2,554,782
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 48 358 50,551 4,826,844
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 36 345 45,878 4,419,879
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 57 806 18,332 1,127,698

 

 

U.S. - Legal 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 178,714 4.6% 0.7% 0.2% 1,198,520 54.4% 32.6% 18.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 181,525 4.5% 0.7% 0.2% 1,206,577 53.8% 32.2% 17.6%
link to 2006 detail 2006 180,727 4.7% 0.7% 0.2% 1,219,383 54.2% 32.1% 17.0%
link to 2005 detail 2005 179,919 4.7% 0.7% 0.1% 1,199,470 54.2% 31.5% 16.2%
link to 2004 detail 2004 177,058 5.0% 0.7% 0.1% 1,218,350 54.5% 31.3% 16.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 173,308 5.0% 0.7% 0.1% 1,182,581 54.2% 30.9% 15.8%
link to 2002 detail 2002 170,427 4.8% 0.7% 0.1% 1,138,451 53.8% 30.9% 16.4%
link to 2001 detail 2001 169,239 4.7% 0.6% 0.1% 1,110,187 53.2% 30.1% 15.9%
link to 2000 detail 2000 169,204 4.8% 0.6% 0.1% 1,088,963 52.3% 28.6% 14.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 169,613 4.8% 0.6% 0.1% 1,082,253 51.9% 27.9% 13.0%
link to 1998 detail 1998 170,467 4.7% 0.6% 0.1% 1,049,373 50.6% 26.3% 11.3%


All-sector table

Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13, 2011   Questions?