U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2005:
NAICS 56131 - Employment placement agencies
United States

 
U.S. - Employment placement agencies - by Employment Size of Enterprise
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Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 7,944 8,384 217,952 5,804,238
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 4,662 4,670 6,301 411,571
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 965 968 6,379 279,754
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 703 717 9,564 368,679
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,083 1,117 48,421 1,354,809
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 391 588 71,009 1,534,685
Firms with 500 employees or more 140 324 76,278 1,854,740
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 48 71 20,109 386,392
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 18 31 10,016 169,697
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 14 41 5,222 154,703
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 17 32 6,465 280,171
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 43 149 34,466 863,777

 

 

U.S. - Employment placement agencies and executive search 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 14,414 11.7% 3.7% 1.0% 286,496 85.2% 68.5% 45.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 7,856 21.7% 7.6% 2.0% 246,782 91.0% 71.0% 38.8%
link to 2006 detail 2006 8,213 20.4% 7.2% 1.8% 242,040 90.4% 70.5% 36.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 7,944 20.3% 6.7% 1.8% 217,952 89.8% 67.6% 35.0%
link to 2004 detail 2004 7,802 19.0% 6.0% 1.4% 182,560 87.5% 62.3% 27.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 7,859 18.1% 5.0% 1.4% 150,851 84.4% 54.8% 25.0%
link to 2002 detail 2002 8,708 22.2% 7.3% 1.9% 309,174 91.9% 73.6% 46.8%
link to 2001 detail 2001 9,393 21.1% 7.1% 1.7% 348,669 92.0% 75.6% 49.5%
link to 2000 detail 2000 8,506 20.6% 6.9% 1.8% 306,465 92.1% 74.5% 49.3%
link to 1999 detail 1999 7,618 20.3% 6.6% 1.7% 257,875 91.7% 74.1% 49.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 6,841 21.4% 6.6% 1.5% 183,243 89.5% 65.7% 33.5%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?