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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2005:
NAICS 4921 - Couriers
United States

 
U.S. - Couriers - 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 3,530 8,703 499,722 16,429,716
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 2,335 2,339 3,255 97,104
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 437 442 2,846 74,422
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 296 308 4,121 106,550
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 353 447 13,524 341,050
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 75 250 11,461 310,473
Firms with 500 employees or more 34 4,917 464,515 15,500,117
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 5 51 1,788 50,163
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 4 16 1,890 26,705
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 8 125 6,115 231,006
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 4 37 2,833 63,162
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 13 4,688 451,889 15,129,081

 

 

U.S. - Couriers and express delivery 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 3,669 12.0% 2.6% 0.7% 559,131 98.1% 95.7% 94.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 3,763 11.7% 2.7% 0.8% 528,177 D 95.6% 93.8%
link to 2006 detail 2006 3,578 12.7% 3.0% 0.9% 525,610 98.0% 95.6% 93.4%
link to 2005 detail 2005 3,530 13.1% 3.1% 1.0% 499,722 98.0% 95.2% 93.0%
link to 2004 detail 2004 3,316 14.4% 3.6% 1.1% 501,618 98.1% 95.4% 93.1%
link to 2003 detail 2003 3,309 14.4% 3.5% 1.3% 489,256 98.0% 95.2% 93.1%
link to 2002 detail 2002 3,152 11.5% 2.7% 0.8% 497,358 98.1% 96.0% 94.3%
link to 2001 detail 2001 2,996 12.2% 3.0% 1.0% 513,567 98.2% 96.1% 94.2%
link to 2000 detail 2000 2,762 13.1% 3.5% 1.1% 548,858 98.5% 96.6% 94.6%
link to 1999 detail 1999 2,616 14.1% 3.7% 1.2% 508,558 98.5% 96.5% 94.3%
link to 1998 detail 1998 2,464 14.2% 4.0% 1.2% 468,988 98.4% 96.4% 93.9%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?