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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2005:
NAICS 211 - Oil and gas extraction
United States

 
U.S. - Oil and gas extraction - 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 6,317 7,390 85,562 7,743,489
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 4,375 4,385 7,010 424,546
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 929 953 5,974 317,291
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 496 508 6,452 402,884
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 342 422 12,353 990,614
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 88 261 11,824 1,238,332
Firms with 500 employees or more 87 861 41,949 4,369,822
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 12 76 3,380 479,184
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 9 42 1,896 225,467
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 9 79 6,650 781,929
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 12 120 4,790 452,010
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 45 544 25,233 2,431,232

 
 
U.S. - Oil and gas extraction - 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 6,641 8.9% 3.0% 1.4% 107,100 80.6% 67.5% 52.9%
link to 2007 detail 2007 6,528 10.6% 3.5% 1.6% 141,809 84.8% 72.9% 59.5%
link to 2006 detail 2006 6,606 8.2% 2.7% 1.4% 92,683 77.7% 63.3% 50.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 6,317 8.2% 2.8% 1.4% 85,562 77.3% 62.8% 49.0%
link to 2004 detail 2004 6,288 8.3% 2.8% 1.5% 82,879 77.1% 62.9% 49.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 6,273 8.3% 2.9% 1.4% 83,447 77.6% 63.8% 48.3%
link to 2002 detail 2002 6,317 8.5% 2.9% 1.5% 88,280 78.1% 64.4% 51.2%
link to 2001 detail 2001 6,435 8.3% 2.8% 1.4% 87,980 77.5% 63.4% 51.7%
link to 2000 detail 2000 6,472 8.0% 2.7% 1.5% 83,012 76.9% 62.1% 50.1%
link to 1999 detail 1999 6,345 7.9% 3.0% 1.6% 90,012 78.7% 66.3% 54.5%
link to 1998 detail 1998 6,723 8.2% 2.7% 1.5% 97,039 78.4% 65.3% 53.4%

 
 
Oil and gas extraction - by State
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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 6,317 8.2% 2.8% 1.4% 85,562 77.3% 62.8% 49.0%
Alabama 27 55.6% 51.9% 40.7% 489 D D 79.1%
Alaska 11 72.7% 72.7% 63.6% 1,450 D D 96.9%
Arizona 10 10.0% 10.0% 10.0% 25 D D D
Arkansas 85 12.9% 9.4% 8.2% 637 58.1% D 48.4%
California 159 21.4% 11.9% 6.9% 3,955 87.5% 76.5% 49.6%
Colorado 343 16.3% 9.3% 5.8% 4,060 77.4% 61.6% 43.6%
Connecticut 4 25.0% 25.0% 25.0% (1-19) D D D
Delaware 10 10.0%0.0 0.0 (20-99) D D D
District of Columbia 2 50.0% 50.0% 50.0% (1-19) D D D
Florida 31 19.4% 19.4% 19.4% 147 55.1% 55.1% 55.1%
Georgia 2 50.0% 50.0% 50.0% (20-99) D D D
Hawaii 1 0.00.0 0.0 (1-19) D D D
Idaho 3 66.7% 66.7% 66.7% (20-99) D D D
Illinois 173 11.0% 4.0% 3.5% 1,033 D D 15.5%
Indiana 46 6.5% 4.3% 2.2% 182 10.4% D D
Iowa 2 50.0% 50.0% 50.0% (20-99) D D D
Kansas 371 11.1% 7.0% 5.4% 2,661 59.4% 46.3% 39.2%
Kentucky 80 13.8% 6.3% 2.5% 668 D D D
Louisiana 304 25.3% 17.1% 11.5% 10,280 D D 77.0%
Maryland 5 20.0% 20.0% 20.0% (1-19) D D D
Massachusetts 8 12.5% 12.5% 12.5% (1-19) D D D
Michigan 94 18.1% 8.5% 5.3% 1,030 D D 19.5%
Minnesota 10 30.0% 20.0% 20.0% (100-249) D D D
Mississippi 69 23.2% 15.9% 13.0% 638 D D 21.5%
Missouri 13 30.8% 30.8% 30.8% 61 D D D
Montana 74 17.6% 12.2% 8.1% 526 D D 19.8%
Nebraska 25 24.0% 20.0% 8.0% 122 68.0% D D
Nevada 21 9.5% 4.8% 4.8% 79 30.4% D D
New Jersey 4 25.0% 25.0% 25.0% (1-19) D D D
New Mexico 157 33.8% 21.0% 15.3% 2,524 D D 59.9%
New York 52 11.5% 11.5% 9.6% 250 D D D
North Carolina 5 20.0% 20.0% 20.0% (20-99) D D D
North Dakota 27 44.4% 33.3% 25.9% 1,130 D D 80.6%
Ohio 205 7.3% 3.4% 1.5% 1,355 46.3% D D
Oklahoma 1,023 9.7% 4.7% 2.7% 9,878 70.8% 53.0% 40.1%
Oregon 5 0.00.0 0.0 (1-19) D D D
Pennsylvania 138 18.8% 7.2% 3.6% 1,809 D D D
Rhode Island 2 0.00.0 0.0 (1-19) D D D
South Carolina 1 100.0%100.0% 0.0 (20-99) D D D
South Dakota 4 25.0% 25.0% 0.0 (20-99) D D D
Tennessee 10 60.0% 40.0% 40.0% 83 D D D
Texas 2,719 9.1% 4.0% 2.1% 34,124 76.3% 61.3% 45.6%
Utah 52 50.0% 42.3% 38.5% 1,027 D D 76.3%
Virginia 18 33.3% 27.8% 22.2% 205 D D 49.3%
Washington 10 50.0% 40.0% 20.0% 213 93.0% D D
West Virginia 176 10.2% 6.3% 1.7% 1,806 61.5% 45.9% 27.5%
Wisconsin 2 100.0%100.0% 100.0% (1-19) D D D
Wyoming 165 29.1% 20.0% 16.4% 2,663 D D 75.1%

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