U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2005:
NAICS 562 - Waste management & remediation services
United States

 
U.S. - Waste management & remediation services - 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 15,850 19,299 333,343 13,698,733
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 8,155 8,163 14,517 520,736
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 3,215 3,229 21,252 672,469
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 2,130 2,159 28,860 1,008,554
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,894 2,124 71,043 2,738,018
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 313 719 45,751 1,909,873
Firms with 500 employees or more 143 2,905 151,920 6,849,083
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 30 184 9,582 506,705
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 14 58 3,901 176,394
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 13 79 5,505 250,645
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 27 222 16,515 707,971
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 59 2,362 116,417 5,207,368

 
 
U.S. - Waste management and remediation 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 17,406 15.7% 3.1% 0.9% 367,263 80.6% 57.9% 43.4%
link to 2007 detail 2007 17,156 15.1% 3.0% 0.9% 355,193 80.4% 58.4% 44.3%
link to 2006 detail 2006 16,189 15.4% 3.0% 0.9% 345,334 80.6% 58.9% 44.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 15,850 14.8% 2.9% 0.9% 333,343 80.6% 59.3% 45.6%
link to 2004 detail 2004 15,535 15.0% 2.9% 0.8% 343,600 81.7% 61.2% 47.8%
link to 2003 detail 2003 14,914 15.2% 2.9% 0.9% 340,217 82.1% 62.1% 49.2%
link to 2002 detail 2002 14,184 14.0% 2.6% 0.8% 300,580 81.2% 61.5% 49.0%
link to 2001 detail 2001 13,591 14.7% 2.7% 0.9% 300,536 82.1% 61.8% 50.0%
link to 2000 detail 2000 12,999 14.1% 2.7% 0.9% 291,483 82.3% 63.1% 51.6%
link to 1999 detail 1999 13,537 13.9% 2.6% 0.9% 287,174 81.5% 61.5% 50.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 14,162 13.9% 2.5% 0.8% 287,400 80.8% 59.7% 48.3%

 
 
Waste management & remediation services - by State
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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 15,850 14.8% 2.9% 0.9% 333,343 80.6% 59.3% 45.6%
Alabama 215 22.8% 11.6% 8.4% 4,318 83.5% 63.0% 52.0%
Alaska 98 19.4% 9.2% 8.2% 1,073 68.7% D 42.9%
Arizona 235 19.6% 8.9% 6.0% 4,678 81.7% 63.3% 43.7%
Arkansas 165 14.5% 7.9% 4.2% 2,590 72.4% 61.2% 43.4%
California 1,125 27.8% 8.6% 3.2% 39,579 89.6% 68.1% 44.4%
Colorado 358 16.5% 8.1% 6.1% 6,452 77.7% 61.6% 52.4%
Connecticut 366 18.0% 5.2% 2.5% 5,463 74.4% 42.2% 19.6%
Delaware 63 19.0% 9.5% 4.8% 1,126 71.5% 51.3% 43.4%
District of Columbia 26 34.6% 15.4% 11.5% 735 D D 71.7%
Florida 726 16.8% 6.2% 3.3% 17,058 85.3% 68.5% 53.8%
Georgia 475 15.8% 6.9% 4.0% 7,887 77.1% 58.8% 52.4%
Hawaii 85 30.6% 9.4% 5.9% 1,439 76.7% 38.7% 21.8%
Idaho 112 14.3% 6.3% 3.6% 1,240 61.0% 34.9% 25.1%
Illinois 607 17.5% 6.4% 3.8% 14,231 83.6% 65.4% 49.5%
Indiana 313 22.7% 8.6% 4.8% 7,502 83.2% 60.1% 45.4%
Iowa 286 12.6% 3.8% 2.4% 2,780 57.3% 34.5% 25.7%
Kansas 188 14.9% 5.9% 5.3% 3,614 D D 67.1%
Kentucky 205 16.6% 7.8% 5.9% 4,165 77.5% 63.6% 54.4%
Louisiana 265 25.7% 10.6% 6.0% 6,222 84.5% 56.2% 42.0%
Maine 190 13.2% 4.7% 2.6% 1,982 63.1% 37.8% 30.3%
Maryland 377 24.1% 7.4% 4.2% 7,548 79.1% 48.1% 35.1%
Massachusetts 496 17.3% 6.3% 4.0% 9,870 78.7% 58.7% 46.2%
Michigan 539 18.6% 5.8% 3.5% 11,515 82.3% 62.0% 50.3%
Minnesota 478 12.6% 4.0% 2.7% 5,957 70.0% 43.5% 35.1%
Mississippi 136 15.4% 5.9% 4.4% 1,936 76.8% D 48.9%
Missouri 341 17.3% 7.9% 5.9% 5,499 76.5% 58.6% 47.2%
Montana 105 8.6% 5.7% 4.8% 699 46.4% D 32.3%
Nebraska 165 13.3% 5.5% 4.2% 1,640 61.3% D 30.4%
Nevada 91 27.5% 9.9% 8.8% 2,689 D D 70.1%
New Hampshire 154 11.0% 4.5% 3.2% 1,447 61.2% D 35.9%
New Jersey 589 20.7% 6.5% 3.6% 11,720 77.4% 50.9% 34.2%
New Mexico 118 12.7% 6.8% 5.9% 1,405 64.1% D 36.7%
New York 1,149 18.4% 4.6% 2.2% 23,678 80.2% 54.7% 39.3%
North Carolina 473 15.2% 5.7% 4.4% 7,051 76.8% 55.6% 49.8%
North Dakota 83 6.0% 4.8% 3.6% 439 D D 29.2%
Ohio 678 17.4% 6.5% 2.9% 14,906 79.6% 60.0% 42.6%
Oklahoma 227 22.5% 9.3% 6.6% 3,435 78.0% 47.5% 40.5%
Oregon 269 19.0% 4.5% 2.2% 4,542 70.1% 38.2% 30.7%
Pennsylvania 809 18.0% 5.6% 3.2% 16,386 79.5% 57.4% 44.1%
Rhode Island 110 14.5% 9.1% 9.1% 947 62.5% 33.1% 33.1%
South Carolina 240 20.4% 9.2% 5.4% 3,547 73.9% 48.5% 41.3%
South Dakota 98 8.2% 3.1% 2.0% 636 43.2% D D
Tennessee 303 21.8% 11.2% 7.3% 8,554 87.1% 73.4% 54.1%
Texas 919 19.8% 6.7% 3.8% 21,449 83.8% 63.5% 51.0%
Utah 139 22.3% 11.5% 7.9% 3,231 84.7% 69.0% 60.8%
Vermont 73 12.3% 8.2% 5.5% 570 43.3% D 21.2%
Virginia 390 21.3% 7.4% 4.1% 7,403 80.4% 52.4% 37.8%
Washington 325 19.7% 8.0% 5.2% 11,290 89.3% 77.7% 69.1%
West Virginia 147 17.7% 5.4% 4.8% 2,026 67.7% D 34.0%
Wisconsin 403 12.9% 3.0% 2.0% 6,699 78.0% 59.8% 52.6%
Wyoming 71 11.3% 5.6% 5.6% 495 41.4% D D

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