U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2004:
NAICS 561421 - Telephone answering services
United States

 
U.S. - Telephone answering services - 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 1,823 2,131 60,241 1,490,757
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 123 123 0 6,613
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 482 483 1,033 23,747
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 299 301 2,042 39,442
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 459 466 6,353 126,291
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 369 418 12,849 300,708
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 37 84 5,215 111,943
Firms with 500 employees or more 54 256 32,749 882,013
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 5 29 1,231 25,386
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 3 21 525 26,524
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 5 6 2,478 35,275
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 41 200 28,515 794,828

 

 

U.S. - Telephone answering 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 1,574 27.0% 6.4% 3.7% 59,950 86.4% 67.1% 54.4%
link to 2007 detail 2007 1,631 27.3% 7.1% 4.2% 61,721 86.6% 67.5% 58.6%
link to 2006 detail 2006 1,730 26.6% 5.7% 3.5% 57,940 85.1% 63.0% 54.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 1,770 26.7% 5.4% 3.1% 61,529 85.6% 64.6% 55.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 1,823 25.2% 5.0% 3.0% 60,241 84.3% 63.0% 54.4%
link to 2003 detail 2003 1,876 25.6% 4.5% 2.8% 59,900 83.9% 60.6% 52.8%
link to 2002 detail 2002 1,936 24.4% 4.0% 2.1% 59,170 82.8% 59.7% 50.2%
link to 2001 detail 2001 2,259 21.7% 3.6% 1.8% 62,150 82.5% 60.0% 50.2%
link to 2000 detail 2000 2,413 20.1% 3.2% 1.5% 64,855 81.8% 60.8% 50.7%
link to 1999 detail 1999 2,642 19.4% 3.1% 1.5% 64,127 79.9% 56.9% 47.8%
link to 1998 detail 1998 2,859 18.6% 2.7% 1.2% 62,604 78.0% 53.7% 44.8%


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