U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2005:
NAICS 56144 - Collection agencies
United States

 
U.S. - Collection agencies - 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 4,546 5,201 138,228 4,213,648
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 2,029 2,029 3,481 119,068
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 802 807 5,431 158,850
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 693 715 9,384 298,755
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 730 876 29,121 999,164
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 183 312 32,480 986,795
Firms with 500 employees or more 109 462 58,331 1,651,016
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 13 41 6,773 213,991
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 9 30 5,123 148,145
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 11 53 6,152 213,218
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 16 54 7,868 193,856
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 60 284 32,415 881,806

 

 

U.S. - Collection agencies - 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 4,322 23.8% 7.4% 2.5% 150,671 88.5% 69.8% 45.8%
link to 2007 detail 2007 4,417 23.2% 7.0% 2.6% 141,274 87.3% 66.8% 42.0%
link to 2006 detail 2006 4,455 23.3% 6.9% 2.6% 143,356 87.3% 66.8% 43.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 4,546 22.5% 6.4% 2.4% 138,228 86.8% 65.7% 42.2%
link to 2004 detail 2004 4,530 23.2% 5.9% 2.5% 140,836 87.1% 64.5% 44.7%
link to 2003 detail 2003 4,544 23.2% 6.1% 2.7% 139,876 86.9% 65.2% 46.4%
link to 2002 detail 2002 4,492 21.1% 5.5% 2.3% 119,078 84.5% 61.9% 41.2%
link to 2001 detail 2001 4,420 20.5% 5.4% 2.3% 111,822 83.5% 60.9% 40.9%
link to 2000 detail 2000 4,377 19.9% 5.0% 2.2% 100,066 81.1% 56.3% 37.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 4,568 19.6% 5.0% 2.1% 91,556 78.8% 51.7% 32.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 4,696 19.5% 4.6% 2.1% 88,882 77.8% 48.9% 29.7%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?