U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2005:
NAICS 56132 - Temporary help services
United States

 
U.S. - Temporary help 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 11,784 27,661 2,615,315 58,479,027
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 3,553 3,586 4,357 477,171
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 946 968 6,328 239,635
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,053 1,108 14,609 483,651
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 3,121 3,464 155,485 4,207,708
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 2,247 3,590 487,617 9,826,456
Firms with 500 employees or more 864 14,945 1,946,919 43,244,406
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 258 661 144,727 2,685,579
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 135 478 105,284 1,993,631
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 156 758 165,345 2,916,347
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 107 909 163,073 2,966,425
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 208 12,139 1,368,490 32,682,424

 

 

U.S. - Temporary help 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 13,545 51.4% 24.3% 6.7% 2,875,337 98.8% 92.5% 74.8%
link to 2007 detail 2007 12,331 51.1% 25.6% 7.5% 2,901,213 99.0% 93.6% 76.9%
link to 2006 detail 2006 11,912 52.8% 27.4% 7.9% 2,930,520 99.1% 94.0% 77.1%
link to 2005 detail 2005 11,784 52.9% 26.4% 7.3% 2,615,315 99.0% 93.1% 74.4%
link to 2004 detail 2004 11,571 52.8% 26.0% 6.4% 2,325,501 98.9% 92.2% 71.3%
link to 2003 detail 2003 11,415 54.2% 25.5% 6.7% 2,188,383 98.8% 91.5% 70.6%
link to 2002 detail 2002 10,092 53.2% 25.6% 6.8% 2,390,634 99.1% 93.4% 76.8%
link to 2001 detail 2001 11,969 48.7% 23.9% 6.6% 2,676,010 99.0% 93.6% 77.0%
link to 2000 detail 2000 11,490 50.9% 26.2% 7.3% 3,012,681 99.2% 94.5% 78.7%
link to 1999 detail 1999 11,376 50.5% 25.9% 7.0% 2,725,800 99.1% 93.9% 77.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 11,151 52.4% 26.8% 7.0% 2,549,701 99.1% 93.5% 74.9%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?