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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2004:
NAICS 481 - Air transportation
United States

 
U.S. - Air transportation - 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 2,877 5,722 489,073 24,867,655
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 401 401 0 27,727
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 1,253 1,256 2,415 117,130
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 377 379 2,477 109,535
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 247 265 3,296 127,218
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 315 493 12,088 524,143
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 126 526 16,837 771,450
Firms with 500 employees or more 158 2,402 451,960 23,190,452
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 24 111 8,280 347,877
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 20 192 6,590 267,639
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 18 77 6,691 322,100
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 22 133 10,739 491,483
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 74 1,889 419,660 21,761,353

 
 
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
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.
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 2,877 20.8% 9.9% 5.5% 489,073 98.3% 95.9% 92.4%
Alabama 39 43.6% 35.9% 35.9% (500-999) D D D
Alaska 165 27.3% 16.4% 9.1% 6,123 92.6% 78.7% 56.6%
Arizona 75 52.0% 42.7% 32.0% 17,195 D D 98.5%
Arkansas 45 22.2% 22.2% 22.2% (1000-2499) D D D
California 382 35.9% 22.0% 11.3% 53,945 98.3% 95.4% 89.8%
Colorado 74 48.6% 36.5% 35.1% 14,773 D D 97.3%
Connecticut 50 44.0% 34.0% 26.0% 1,737 93.0% 81.5% 68.5%
Delaware 33 9.1% 6.1% 3.0% (500-999) D D D
District of Columbia 25 96.0% 64.0% 28.0% (100-249) D D D
Florida 379 27.2% 16.4% 9.0% 23,268 96.1% 90.8% 78.9%
Georgia 94 46.8% 37.2% 27.7% (25k-49999) D D D
Hawaii 39 61.5% 46.2% 30.8% 7,536 99.3% 97.0% 89.7%
Idaho 47 34.0% 25.5% 21.3% 1,098 86.8% D 66.4%
Illinois 155 48.4% 36.1% 20.6% 38,274 99.2% 98.1% 96.8%
Indiana 49 46.9% 42.9% 32.7% 4,894 D D 88.0%
Iowa 31 45.2% 38.7% 35.5% 439 85.2% D 80.2%
Kansas 31 41.9% 32.3% 29.0% (250-499) D D D
Kentucky 53 45.3% 41.5% 37.7% (10k-24999) D D D
Louisiana 62 41.9% 35.5% 30.6% 4,217 96.4% D 90.3%
Maine 25 44.0% 40.0% 36.0% 388 89.4% D D
Maryland 43 51.2% 39.5% 34.9% 4,627 98.4% D 96.4%
Massachusetts 85 49.4% 41.2% 29.4% 8,930 98.3% 95.6% 91.3%
Michigan 93 51.6% 37.6% 29.0% (10k-24999) D D D
Minnesota 58 44.8% 37.9% 32.8% (10k-24999) D D D
Mississippi 43 27.9% 25.6% 25.6% (250-499) D D D
Missouri 52 50.0% 38.5% 34.6% 8,656 D D 97.7%
Montana 50 30.0% 22.0% 18.0% 973 D D 63.7%
Nebraska 29 75.9% 62.1% 62.1% 774 97.5% 80.4% 80.4%
Nevada 71 46.5% 36.6% 31.0% 4,379 D D 89.7%
New Hampshire 28 39.3% 35.7% 25.0% 674 93.5% D D
New Jersey 94 57.4% 46.8% 29.8% 15,825 98.9% 97.2% 95.0%
New Mexico 40 47.5% 25.0% 22.5% 1,438 D D 79.1%
New York 223 46.6% 32.7% 19.3% 27,550 98.3% 94.3% 87.8%
North Carolina 85 37.6% 27.1% 22.4% 11,853 98.6% 96.2% 92.6%
North Dakota 19 36.8% 36.8% 31.6% (100-249) D D D
Ohio 84 46.4% 38.1% 35.7% 11,703 98.1% D 96.8%
Oklahoma 41 36.6% 26.8% 24.4% 2,608 95.6% D 91.3%
Oregon 73 39.7% 31.5% 24.7% 5,363 97.2% 94.0% 91.1%
Pennsylvania 98 48.0% 37.8% 31.6% 20,431 98.8% 96.6% 95.8%
Rhode Island 18 61.1% 61.1% 55.6% (250-499) D D D
South Carolina 33 42.4% 33.3% 33.3% 1,318 D 91.1% 91.1%
South Dakota 19 52.6% 47.4% 36.8% (250-499) D D D
Tennessee 67 37.3% 32.8% 23.9% 6,765 D D 94.6%
Texas 288 31.6% 22.2% 13.9% 59,707 98.9% 97.5% 96.2%
Utah 35 60.0% 42.9% 34.3% 8,405 99.6% 97.5% 97.2%
Vermont 11 63.6% 45.5% 45.5% (250-499) D D D
Virginia 99 46.5% 37.4% 32.3% 9,935 D D 89.7%
Washington 86 48.8% 37.2% 22.1% 11,989 D 96.0% 94.2%
West Virginia 16 56.3% 56.3% 56.3% (100-249) D D D
Wisconsin 64 56.3% 39.1% 29.7% 4,201 D D D
Wyoming 19 52.6% 42.1% 31.6% 772 93.9% D 66.3%

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