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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2004:
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 177,058 185,386 1,218,350 78,094,257
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 17,211 17,235 0 1,316,885
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 112,008 112,090 220,684 8,334,414
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 26,763 26,997 172,923 7,672,625
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 12,177 12,843 161,051 8,875,478
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 7,644 10,284 282,494 19,277,539
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 998 3,356 183,843 14,414,906
Firms with 500 employees or more 257 2,581 197,355 18,202,410
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 76 467 43,594 3,849,014
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 37 344 27,373 2,669,986
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 44 400 47,534 4,610,664
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 39 343 48,484 5,071,881
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 61 1,027 30,370 2,000,865

 

 

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%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?