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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2006:
NAICS 22 - Utilities
United States

By industry
 
U.S. - Utilities - 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 6,554 17,174 614,427 47,692,490
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 3,440 3,456 6,750 247,250
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 1,227 1,242 7,619 241,179
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 521 555 6,899 331,069
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 877 1,413 38,525 2,110,701
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 292 1,187 49,366 3,061,698
Firms with 500 employees or more 197 9,321 505,268 41,700,593
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 18 119 7,084 531,960
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 17 144 8,240 614,199
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 24 351 15,798 1,289,611
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 29 574 32,631 2,426,824
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 109 8,133 441,515 36,837,999
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 30 1,381 54,037 4,107,128
Firms with 5,000 to 9,999 employees 35 2,473 117,378 9,114,957
Firms with 10,000 employees or more 44 4,279 270,100 23,615,914

 
 
U.S. - Utilities - 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 5,756 24.0% 8.9% 3.4% 639,403 97.2% 91.1% 83.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 6,123 22.5% 8.3% 3.3% 622,757 96.9% 90.7% 82.3%
link to 2006 detail 2006 6,554 20.8% 7.5% 3.0% 614,427 96.5% 90.3% 82.2%
link to 2005 detail 2005 6,660 20.4% 7.4% 3.0% 633,106 96.6% 90.6% 82.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 6,695 20.2% 7.2% 2.9% 634,734 96.6% 90.6% 83.1%
link to 2003 detail 2003 7,132 19.0% 6.7% 2.8% 675,938 D D D
link to 2002 detail 2002 7,603 18.3% 6.4% 2.6% 648,254 96.3% 90.2% 82.9%
link to 2001 detail 2001 7,283 19.1% 6.7% 2.9% 654,484 96.5% 90.4% 83.8%
link to 2000 detail 2000 7,022 19.6% 7.0% 3.1% 655,230 96.7% 90.7% 84.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 6,663 20.3% 7.3% 3.4% 667,062 97.0% 91.2% 84.7%
link to 1998 detail 1998 6,603 20.7% 7.6% 3.5% 682,227 97.1% 91.5% 84.8%

 
 
Utilities - by State
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State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to industry detail United States 6,554 20.8% 7.5% 3.0% 614,427 96.5% 90.3% 82.2%
link to industry detail Alabama 115 28.7% 11.3% 7.8% 14,440 D D D
link to industry detail Alaska 55 34.5% 12.7% 1.8% 1,790 D D D
link to industry detail Arizona 161 20.5% 13.7% 8.1% 10,373 95.5% 91.6% 79.3%
link to industry detail Arkansas 171 19.9% 12.3% 5.8% 7,095 92.3% 82.7% 59.5%
link to industry detail California 510 15.9% 9.6% 6.7% 59,815 97.3% 95.4% 90.8%
link to industry detail Colorado 212 22.6% 10.8% 7.1% 8,017 D D D
link to industry detail Connecticut 65 49.2% 40.0% 26.2% 9,614 D D 80.9%
link to industry detail Delaware 32 40.6% 40.6% 25.0% 2,611 98.9% 98.9% 69.6%
link to industry detail District of Columbia 23 91.3% 91.3% 91.3% 1,862 D D D
link to industry detail Florida 302 24.5% 14.9% 8.9% 31,973 D 92.9% 83.0%
link to industry detail Georgia 129 50.4% 28.7% 10.1% 21,157 98.7% 91.5% 72.4%
link to industry detail Hawaii 23 47.8% 43.5% 30.4% 2,808 D D D
link to industry detail Idaho 114 21.1% 10.5% 7.9% 3,491 D D 69.1%
link to industry detail Illinois 192 34.9% 16.7% 13.5% 26,039 98.1% 93.0% 89.9%
link to industry detail Indiana 209 34.0% 12.9% 10.0% 13,794 94.9% 82.4% 76.8%
link to industry detail Iowa 86 51.2% 15.1% 11.6% 7,869 D D 77.7%
link to industry detail Kansas 75 46.7% 17.3% 14.7% 6,828 D D 77.8%
link to industry detail Kentucky 101 40.6% 22.8% 11.9% 8,426 96.5% 84.4% 67.6%
link to industry detail Louisiana 257 16.3% 10.9% 7.4% 10,961 92.8% 88.1% 76.0%
link to industry detail Maine 55 41.8% 23.6% 18.2% (1000-2499) D D D
link to industry detail Maryland 50 46.0% 40.0% 32.0% 9,893 D 98.6% 91.1%
link to industry detail Massachusetts 95 42.1% 35.8% 25.3% 12,200 D D 88.9%
link to industry detail Michigan 103 39.8% 25.2% 19.4% 23,521 99.1% 96.1% 93.9%
link to industry detail Minnesota 100 59.0% 30.0% 19.0% 11,646 97.4% 87.4% 77.6%
link to industry detail Mississippi 375 12.8% 7.2% 4.0% 8,444 87.0% 73.4% 51.5%
link to industry detail Missouri 132 49.2% 22.7% 13.6% 16,312 98.2% 87.9% 79.6%
link to industry detail Montana 100 29.0% 12.0% 8.0% 2,744 91.9% 76.2% 67.2%
link to industry detail Nebraska 32 56.3% 40.6% 34.4% 1,167 D D 83.6%
link to industry detail Nevada 50 36.0% 26.0% 20.0% 5,020 D 94.2% 91.3%
link to industry detail New Hampshire 48 39.6% 33.3% 22.9% 3,278 95.9% 93.8% 81.2%
link to industry detail New Jersey 86 41.9% 32.6% 30.2% 18,000 98.8% D 96.1%
link to industry detail New Mexico 142 19.0% 11.3% 7.7% 4,141 D D 69.0%
link to industry detail New York 174 36.2% 26.4% 21.3% 40,378 98.8% 97.2% 94.8%
link to industry detail North Carolina 148 39.9% 24.3% 12.2% 19,815 97.9% 92.1% 82.0%
link to industry detail North Dakota 40 60.0% 22.5% 17.5% 3,304 D D 66.6%
link to industry detail Ohio 165 44.2% 15.8% 10.9% 26,266 98.3% 91.6% 89.2%
link to industry detail Oklahoma 166 37.3% 19.9% 11.4% 9,045 D D 66.4%
link to industry detail Oregon 124 26.6% 12.9% 10.5% 7,990 96.2% 86.1% 84.5%
link to industry detail Pennsylvania 260 29.6% 20.4% 15.8% 31,475 97.3% 94.3% 90.6%
link to industry detail Rhode Island 19 42.1% 36.8% 31.6% (1000-2499) D D D
link to industry detail South Carolina 100 37.0% 20.0% 9.0% 11,784 97.0% 89.9% 78.1%
link to industry detail South Dakota 70 44.3% 14.3% 11.4% (1000-2499) D D D
link to industry detail Tennessee 79 54.4% 32.9% 21.5% 3,242 95.5% 64.7% 25.6%
link to industry detail Texas 1,131 15.6% 8.4% 5.0% 39,190 89.7% 80.5% 68.6%
link to industry detail Utah 82 17.1% 9.8% 6.1% 4,600 D D D
link to industry detail Vermont 27 37.0% 33.3% 14.8% 1,914 D D D
link to industry detail Virginia 111 45.9% 31.5% 22.5% 15,719 98.7% 94.8% 86.8%
link to industry detail Washington 204 14.2% 7.8% 5.9% 6,250 D D 74.8%
link to industry detail West Virginia 75 33.3% 22.7% 17.3% 5,802 D D 91.4%
link to industry detail Wisconsin 82 51.2% 20.7% 18.3% 13,946 D D 90.7%
link to industry detail Wyoming 51 41.2% 25.5% 21.6% 2,250 D D 75.9%

 
 
U.S. - Utilities - by Subsector
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Industry
detail
NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
  22 Utilities 6,554 20.8% 7.5% 3.0% 614,427 96.5% 90.3% 82.2%
link to industry detail 221 Utilities 6,554 20.8% 7.5% 3.0% 614,427 96.5% 90.3% 82.2%

 
 
U.S. - Utilities - by Industry
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.
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
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NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to state detail 221 Utilities 6,554 20.8% 7.5% 3.0% 614,427 96.5% 90.3% 82.2%
link to state detail 2211 Electric power generation, transmission, & distribution 1,668 62.4% 22.2% 8.0% 493,670 99.3% 93.0% 85.0%
link to state detail 22111 Electric power generation 524 44.1% 27.9% 18.3% 117,236 98.9% 96.0% 89.1%
link to state detail 221111 Hydroelectric power generation 151 35.1% 25.8% 19.2% 5,652 D 86.3% 72.8%
link to state detail 221112 Fossil fuel electric power generation 201 70.1% 53.7% 37.8% 73,258 99.6% 97.8% 90.4%
link to state detail 221113 Nuclear electric power generation 26 84.6% 76.9% 76.9% 26,863 D 99.8% 99.8%
link to state detail 221119 Other electric power generation 224 40.6% 22.3% 16.1% 11,463 94.5% 80.4% 63.4%
link to state detail 22112 Electric power transmission, control, & distribution 1,232 72.6% 24.8% 8.8% 376,434 99.4% 92.0% 83.8%
link to state detail 221121 Electric bulk power transmission & control 48 39.6% 37.5% 29.2% 4,943 D 96.4% 77.0%
link to state detail 221122 Electric power distribution 1,196 74.2% 25.1% 8.9% 371,491 D 92.0% 83.9%
link to state detail 2212 Natural gas distribution 526 31.6% 21.5% 16.0% 78,813 97.8% 95.4% 89.4%
link to state detail 2213 Water, sewage, & other systems 4,432 5.2% 1.7% 1.0% 41,944 61.9% 48.9% 35.8%
link to state detail 22131 Water supply & irrigation systems 3,910 4.2% 1.4% 0.7% 34,129 58.8% 47.6% 33.5%
link to state detail 22132 Sewage treatment facilities 478 11.5% 3.8% 2.3% 6,115 D D 49.1%
link to state detail 22133 Steam & air-conditioning supply 64 39.1% 21.9% 17.2% 1,700 D D 34.2%

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