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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2005:
NAICS 4543 - Direct selling establishments
United States

 
U.S. - Direct selling establishments - 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.
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 22,782 28,332 214,259 7,060,811
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 14,029 14,070 23,251 625,238
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 4,264 4,305 28,015 756,036
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 2,411 2,585 31,053 945,095
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,685 2,317 52,888 1,825,750
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 273 843 20,269 714,352
Firms with 500 employees or more 120 4,212 58,783 2,194,340
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 20 163 (1000-2499) D
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 14 52 1,211 40,863
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 20 173 (5000-9999) D
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 15 496 (5000-9999) D
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 51 3,328 41,821 1,529,352

 

 

U.S. - Direct selling establishments - 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 25,107 7.9% 1.6% 0.5% 212,054 57.9% 35.0% 25.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 20,059 9.5% 1.9% 0.6% 193,784 62.2% 37.8% 27.3%
link to 2006 detail 2006 21,460 9.3% 1.8% 0.5% 206,114 61.5% 36.8% 26.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 22,782 9.1% 1.7% 0.5% 214,259 61.6% 36.9% 27.4%
link to 2004 detail 2004 24,293 9.0% 1.7% 0.5% 219,268 59.8% 34.5% 25.1%
link to 2003 detail 2003 26,257 9.5% 1.8% 0.6% 244,062 61.2% 36.3% 26.7%
link to 2002 detail 2002 21,068 10.1% 2.0% 0.7% 215,930 65.8% 42.0% 30.6%
link to 2001 detail 2001 19,805 10.9% 2.1% 0.7% 221,101 67.1% 42.8% 30.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 20,691 10.6% 2.1% 0.7% 223,176 66.7% 42.5% 31.9%
link to 1999 detail 1999 20,485 10.9% 2.1% 0.7% 218,135 65.6% 41.3% 30.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 20,908 10.8% 2.1% 0.7% 219,147 64.5% 40.5% 29.4%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?