U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2006:
NAICS 56131 - Employment placement agencies
United States

 
U.S. - Employment placement agencies - 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 8,213 8,748 242,040 6,617,359
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 4,751 4,762 6,374 502,620
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 1,055 1,059 6,934 304,457
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 730 749 9,964 413,941
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,082 1,153 48,208 1,440,865
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 450 620 81,916 1,896,123
Firms with 500 employees or more 145 405 88,644 2,059,353
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 44 70 22,348 359,486
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 20 41 12,995 235,033
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 19 50 12,143 297,143
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 19 97 11,578 354,301
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 43 147 29,580 813,390

 

 

U.S. - Employment placement agencies and executive search 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 14,414 11.7% 3.7% 1.0% 286,496 85.2% 68.5% 45.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 7,856 21.7% 7.6% 2.0% 246,782 91.0% 71.0% 38.8%
link to 2006 detail 2006 8,213 20.4% 7.2% 1.8% 242,040 90.4% 70.5% 36.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 7,944 20.3% 6.7% 1.8% 217,952 89.8% 67.6% 35.0%
link to 2004 detail 2004 7,802 19.0% 6.0% 1.4% 182,560 87.5% 62.3% 27.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 7,859 18.1% 5.0% 1.4% 150,851 84.4% 54.8% 25.0%
link to 2002 detail 2002 8,708 22.2% 7.3% 1.9% 309,174 91.9% 73.6% 46.8%
link to 2001 detail 2001 9,393 21.1% 7.1% 1.7% 348,669 92.0% 75.6% 49.5%
link to 2000 detail 2000 8,506 20.6% 6.9% 1.8% 306,465 92.1% 74.5% 49.3%
link to 1999 detail 1999 7,618 20.3% 6.6% 1.7% 257,875 91.7% 74.1% 49.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 6,841 21.4% 6.6% 1.5% 183,243 89.5% 65.7% 33.5%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?