U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2004:
NAICS 56144 - Collection agencies
United States

 
U.S. - Collection agencies - 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 4,530 5,204 140,836 4,161,988
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 402 402 0 24,428
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 1,564 1,565 3,411 91,693
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 829 834 5,561 155,173
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 682 699 9,210 287,149
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 785 949 31,815 1,037,862
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 154 280 27,930 852,042
Firms with 500 employees or more 114 475 62,909 1,713,641
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 17 49 8,666 291,330
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 14 46 7,396 198,239
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 11 17 3,178 85,857
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 16 77 8,146 220,813
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 56 286 35,523 917,402

 

 

U.S. - Collection agencies - 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 4,322 23.8% 7.4% 2.5% 150,671 88.5% 69.8% 45.8%
link to 2007 detail 2007 4,417 23.2% 7.0% 2.6% 141,274 87.3% 66.8% 42.0%
link to 2006 detail 2006 4,455 23.3% 6.9% 2.6% 143,356 87.3% 66.8% 43.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 4,546 22.5% 6.4% 2.4% 138,228 86.8% 65.7% 42.2%
link to 2004 detail 2004 4,530 23.2% 5.9% 2.5% 140,836 87.1% 64.5% 44.7%
link to 2003 detail 2003 4,544 23.2% 6.1% 2.7% 139,876 86.9% 65.2% 46.4%
link to 2002 detail 2002 4,492 21.1% 5.5% 2.3% 119,078 84.5% 61.9% 41.2%
link to 2001 detail 2001 4,420 20.5% 5.4% 2.3% 111,822 83.5% 60.9% 40.9%
link to 2000 detail 2000 4,377 19.9% 5.0% 2.2% 100,066 81.1% 56.3% 37.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 4,568 19.6% 5.0% 2.1% 91,556 78.8% 51.7% 32.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 4,696 19.5% 4.6% 2.1% 88,882 77.8% 48.9% 29.7%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?