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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2005:
NAICS 561 - Administrative & support services
United States

 
U.S. - Administrative & support services - 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 304,491 350,208 8,946,939 241,700,336
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 195,779 195,938 279,727 10,930,385
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 44,447 44,697 290,729 7,979,154
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 26,997 27,578 361,368 10,373,131
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 25,748 28,772 1,039,810 29,780,281
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 8,124 13,710 1,466,660 35,173,858
Firms with 500 employees or more 3,396 39,513 5,508,645 147,463,527
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 846 2,838 372,181 8,433,987
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 466 1,485 267,883 6,381,327
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 499 2,346 383,614 8,726,456
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 478 3,132 471,565 11,653,614
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 1,107 29,712 4,013,402 112,268,143

 
 
U.S. - Administrative and support 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 314,877 12.3% 3.7% 1.1% 9,857,294 89.9% 78.9% 63.9%
link to 2007 detail 2007 311,675 12.4% 3.8% 1.2% 9,628,468 89.9% 78.6% 63.4%
link to 2006 detail 2006 307,185 12.5% 3.9% 1.2% 9,658,292 90.0% 79.0% 63.3%
link to 2005 detail 2005 304,491 12.2% 3.8% 1.1% 8,946,939 89.6% 78.0% 61.6%
link to 2004 detail 2004 294,814 12.6% 3.8% 1.1% 8,364,452 89.0% 76.6% 59.3%
link to 2003 detail 2003 284,555 12.8% 3.9% 1.1% 8,170,921 89.1% 76.6% 59.7%
link to 2002 detail 2002 275,183 12.6% 3.8% 1.1% 7,998,637 89.3% 77.2% 60.8%
link to 2001 detail 2001 294,974 12.4% 3.6% 1.0% 8,761,451 89.1% 77.2% 61.5%
link to 2000 detail 2000 286,393 12.5% 3.7% 1.1% 8,846,617 89.3% 77.9% 62.3%
link to 1999 detail 1999 285,898 12.1% 3.6% 1.0% 8,079,349 88.4% 76.3% 60.0%
link to 1998 detail 1998 288,762 11.8% 3.5% 1.0% 7,487,633 87.7% 74.9% 57.3%

 
 
Administrative & support services - by State
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
State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
United States 304,491 12.2% 3.8% 1.1% 8,946,939 89.6% 78.0% 61.6%
Alabama 3,396 18.0% 9.3% 5.5% 114,112 90.4% 80.4% 64.9%
Alaska 805 13.7% 7.8% 5.7% 15,930 85.3% D 66.9%
Arizona 6,745 17.7% 7.9% 4.4% 216,500 90.4% 78.1% 61.8%
Arkansas 2,025 17.8% 8.8% 5.4% 47,454 87.3% 73.2% 51.8%
California 34,656 14.8% 4.8% 1.8% 1,021,910 88.9% 75.4% 58.8%
Colorado 6,718 14.3% 6.5% 4.0% 164,498 88.1% 76.0% 63.3%
Connecticut 4,561 13.5% 6.6% 4.0% 96,991 87.0% 74.9% 57.6%
Delaware 1,138 19.7% 11.4% 8.9% 23,815 85.8% 71.6% 55.7%
District of Columbia 760 39.7% 24.7% 13.0% 29,755 D D 41.3%
Florida 27,649 9.4% 3.9% 2.0% 1,222,769 93.8% 88.9% 82.4%
Georgia 9,513 15.9% 7.8% 4.1% 310,222 91.0% 81.4% 65.3%
Hawaii 1,458 18.9% 8.5% 4.7% 36,582 86.2% 69.5% 50.1%
Idaho 1,743 13.1% 6.7% 4.2% 45,856 89.2% 80.2% 67.2%
Illinois 13,368 15.8% 7.0% 3.4% 428,768 91.4% 80.3% 62.3%
Indiana 5,797 15.8% 7.1% 4.2% 158,202 88.7% 76.3% 62.0%
Iowa 2,725 14.7% 7.6% 4.7% 60,049 86.8% 75.4% 61.0%
Kansas 2,866 16.4% 8.7% 5.3% 62,343 D D 51.8%
Kentucky 3,059 17.1% 9.3% 5.8% 85,094 88.7% 79.1% 62.2%
Louisiana 3,692 18.7% 8.5% 4.8% 100,888 87.7% 73.0% 53.1%
Maine 1,667 12.5% 6.5% 3.8% 23,300 80.9% 64.9% 37.0%
Maryland 6,740 17.0% 7.1% 3.6% 157,293 86.3% 70.0% 50.0%
Massachusetts 7,774 15.0% 6.6% 3.6% 177,032 88.3% 73.5% 54.3%
Michigan 10,202 19.9% 8.5% 2.8% 307,784 91.2% 74.2% 43.0%
Minnesota 5,950 14.3% 6.4% 3.6% 131,453 88.1% 73.8% 54.9%
Mississippi 1,877 17.2% 9.5% 5.2% 42,592 85.6% D 44.1%
Missouri 6,183 14.7% 7.0% 4.1% 139,879 87.0% 74.4% 57.8%
Montana 1,342 9.0% 3.7% 2.4% 12,185 68.5% D 28.4%
Nebraska 2,020 15.0% 8.2% 5.3% 60,023 89.8% D 67.7%
Nevada 3,544 19.2% 8.5% 4.9% 94,399 D D 55.0%
New Hampshire 1,775 13.6% 6.6% 4.1% 38,097 87.1% D 60.5%
New Jersey 11,629 13.3% 5.7% 2.9% 281,385 89.0% 76.8% 58.5%
New Mexico 1,582 17.5% 9.4% 6.9% 37,069 86.0% D 59.8%
New York 20,708 12.9% 5.1% 2.1% 460,923 88.2% 74.1% 51.9%
North Carolina 9,063 14.3% 6.4% 3.3% 255,019 88.5% 77.9% 61.9%
North Dakota 709 15.1% 8.6% 5.8% 10,398 D D 41.7%
Ohio 11,289 16.0% 6.7% 3.4% 320,796 89.5% 76.7% 60.3%
Oklahoma 3,362 15.7% 8.5% 4.9% 94,922 89.2% 79.5% 59.5%
Oregon 4,421 13.5% 6.0% 3.3% 88,098 85.0% 70.9% 51.8%
Pennsylvania 11,776 15.3% 6.5% 3.3% 279,337 87.5% 73.2% 53.5%
Rhode Island 1,502 15.1% 7.8% 5.3% 21,982 84.7% 65.2% 37.9%
South Carolina 4,559 15.0% 7.1% 3.9% 126,064 88.4% 77.2% 58.8%
South Dakota 795 13.7% 7.8% 4.3% 8,930 75.7% D D
Tennessee 4,997 19.5% 9.1% 5.6% 171,510 90.7% 79.3% 65.7%
Texas 19,267 17.1% 6.8% 3.1% 765,418 91.8% 81.6% 66.5%
Utah 3,154 14.1% 7.5% 4.6% 90,354 90.5% 81.6% 67.9%
Vermont 867 11.1% 5.9% 4.6% 7,676 74.2% D 38.4%
Virginia 8,522 16.8% 7.4% 3.9% 222,657 87.9% 74.3% 55.4%
Washington 7,398 11.9% 4.9% 2.9% 119,482 80.6% 64.9% 50.8%
West Virginia 1,161 18.1% 10.1% 7.3% 27,446 86.7% D 58.8%
Wisconsin 5,335 15.5% 7.3% 4.1% 125,567 87.3% 73.7% 52.5%
Wyoming 707 10.7% 5.9% 4.1% 6,131 66.8% D D

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