U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2006:
NAICS 211 - Oil and gas extraction
United States

 
U.S. - Oil and gas extraction - 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 6,606 7,803 92,683 9,566,853
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 4,514 4,525 7,182 526,746
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 1,007 1,026 6,384 381,965
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 542 558 7,095 473,171
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 365 451 13,352 1,223,171
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 85 252 11,740 1,324,084
Firms with 500 employees or more 93 991 46,930 5,637,716
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 14 88 4,533 535,122
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 5 29 1,663 222,018
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 16 102 5,274 628,401
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 13 69 4,967 461,038
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 45 703 30,493 3,791,137

 
 
U.S. - Oil and gas extraction - 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 6,641 8.9% 3.0% 1.4% 107,100 80.6% 67.5% 52.9%
link to 2007 detail 2007 6,528 10.6% 3.5% 1.6% 141,809 84.8% 72.9% 59.5%
link to 2006 detail 2006 6,606 8.2% 2.7% 1.4% 92,683 77.7% 63.3% 50.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 6,317 8.2% 2.8% 1.4% 85,562 77.3% 62.8% 49.0%
link to 2004 detail 2004 6,288 8.3% 2.8% 1.5% 82,879 77.1% 62.9% 49.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 6,273 8.3% 2.9% 1.4% 83,447 77.6% 63.8% 48.3%
link to 2002 detail 2002 6,317 8.5% 2.9% 1.5% 88,280 78.1% 64.4% 51.2%
link to 2001 detail 2001 6,435 8.3% 2.8% 1.4% 87,980 77.5% 63.4% 51.7%
link to 2000 detail 2000 6,472 8.0% 2.7% 1.5% 83,012 76.9% 62.1% 50.1%
link to 1999 detail 1999 6,345 7.9% 3.0% 1.6% 90,012 78.7% 66.3% 54.5%
link to 1998 detail 1998 6,723 8.2% 2.7% 1.5% 97,039 78.4% 65.3% 53.4%

 
 
Oil and gas extraction - 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 6,606 8.2% 2.7% 1.4% 92,683 77.7% 63.3% 50.6%
Alabama 26 53.8% 50.0% 46.2% 446 D D 84.1%
Alaska 11 63.6% 63.6% 54.5% 1,292 D D 97.3%
Arizona 10 10.0% 10.0% 10.0% (20-99) D D D
Arkansas 82 14.6% 9.8% 8.5% 838 67.2% D 59.5%
California 168 17.3% 10.7% 6.5% 3,867 85.5% 77.1% 64.0%
Colorado 376 14.4% 8.8% 5.9% 4,875 79.4% 68.1% 49.8%
Connecticut 4 25.0% 25.0% 25.0% (1-19) D D D
Delaware 7 14.3%0.0 0.0 (20-99) D D D
District of Columbia 2 50.0% 50.0% 50.0% (1-19) D D D
Florida 40 17.5% 15.0% 15.0% 159 D D D
Georgia 3 33.3% 33.3% 33.3% (20-99) D D D
Hawaii 1 0.00.0 0.0 (1-19) D D D
Idaho 3 66.7% 66.7% 66.7% (20-99) D D D
Illinois 172 12.2% 3.5% 2.3% 1,094 54.0% D 10.8%
Indiana 47 12.8% 8.5% 4.3% 178 14.6% D D
Iowa 1 0.00.0 0.0 (1-19) D D D
Kansas 391 11.0% 6.1% 5.1% 2,983 62.1% 46.8% 40.9%
Kentucky 81 16.0% 7.4% 2.5% 800 D D D
Louisiana 319 24.1% 17.2% 11.9% 11,192 D D 76.4%
Maryland 4 25.0% 25.0% 25.0% (1-19) D D D
Massachusetts 8 12.5% 12.5% 12.5% (1-19) D D D
Michigan 107 16.8% 6.5% 4.7% 1,169 D D 17.0%
Minnesota 7 28.6% 28.6% 28.6% (20-99) D D D
Mississippi 69 23.2% 14.5% 13.0% 485 D D 27.8%
Missouri 14 28.6% 28.6% 28.6% 85 D D D
Montana 81 19.8% 13.6% 9.9% 603 66.3% D 21.9%
Nebraska 24 16.7% 16.7% 4.2% 114 D D D
Nevada 24 12.5% 4.2% 4.2% 102 44.1% D D
New Jersey 3 0.00.0 0.0 (1-19) D D D
New Mexico 158 33.5% 22.2% 17.1% 2,839 D D 50.9%
New York 50 14.0% 14.0% 12.0% 248 D D 21.8%
North Carolina 6 16.7% 16.7% 16.7% 28 D D D
North Dakota 29 44.8% 37.9% 27.6% 1,220 D D 78.4%
Ohio 197 8.6% 3.6% 2.0% 1,326 42.8% 20.9% 1.5%
Oklahoma 1,062 9.9% 4.9% 2.9% 11,365 73.8% 56.7% 48.0%
Oregon 9 0.00.0 0.0 (1-19) D D D
Pennsylvania 149 17.4% 6.7% 4.0% 2,093 D D D
Rhode Island 2 0.00.0 0.0 (1-19) D D D
South Carolina 5 20.0% 20.0% 0.0 (20-99) D D D
South Dakota 5 20.0% 20.0% 0.0 (20-99) D D D
Tennessee 13 46.2% 30.8% 30.8% 106 D D D
Texas 2,853 9.5% 3.9% 2.1% 36,481 76.4% 60.6% 45.8%
Utah 50 44.0% 40.0% 36.0% 1,039 88.4% D 81.3%
Vermont 1 0.00.0 0.0 (1-19) D D D
Virginia 16 25.0% 25.0% 18.8% (100-249) D D D
Washington 12 50.0% 50.0% 25.0% 79 D D D
West Virginia 181 10.5% 7.2% 2.2% 1,901 63.1% 54.1% 28.4%
Wisconsin 2 50.0% 50.0% 50.0% (1-19) D D D
Wyoming 167 29.3% 19.2% 14.4% 3,202 D D 74.6%

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