U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2006:
NAICS 5621 - Waste collection
United States

 
U.S. - Waste collection - by Employment Size of Enterprise
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D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 7,157 8,890 176,912 7,272,138
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 3,472 3,472 6,487 214,456
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 1,576 1,578 10,408 307,497
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,018 1,032 13,809 469,241
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 904 997 32,736 1,290,000
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 137 304 17,938 749,307
Firms with 500 employees or more 50 1,507 95,534 4,241,637
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 12 57 3,883 184,300
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 6 57 (2500-4999) D
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 3 5 (250-499) D
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 8 118 10,483 425,954
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 21 1,270 78,106 3,482,340

 

 

U.S. - Waste collection - 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 7,906 15.7% 2.8% 0.7% 195,111 83.0% 63.7% 52.6%
link to 2007 detail 2007 7,717 15.1% 2.7% 0.7% 185,047 82.7% 63.7% 53.2%
link to 2006 detail 2006 7,157 15.2% 2.6% 0.7% 176,912 82.6% 64.1% 54.0%
link to 2005 detail 2005 7,029 14.5% 2.5% 0.7% 171,847 82.7% 64.5% 55.5%
link to 2004 detail 2004 6,918 15.0% 2.5% 0.7% 179,485 84.0% 66.7% 57.4%
link to 2003 detail 2003 6,701 15.0% 2.6% 0.7% 177,699 84.2% 67.1% 57.0%
link to 2002 detail 2002 6,253 12.9% 1.9% 0.5% 141,892 81.9% 64.4% 55.5%
link to 2001 detail 2001 6,033 13.4% 1.8% 0.6% 139,864 82.4% 63.9% 56.3%
link to 2000 detail 2000 6,041 12.8% 1.9% 0.6% 146,032 82.9% 66.5% 58.7%
link to 1999 detail 1999 6,464 13.0% 1.9% 0.5% 149,111 82.0% 64.3% 56.2%
link to 1998 detail 1998 7,047 12.9% 1.8% 0.5% 151,562 80.7% 62.0% 53.2%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?