U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2007:
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U.S. - Information - by Employment Size of Enterprise
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Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Receipts
($1,000)
All firms 75,686 143,779 3,399,313 223,097,632 1,060,676,927
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 45,617 45,682 67,548 4,795,382 18,122,419
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 11,291 11,418 74,408 3,187,993 11,771,806
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 7,916 8,317 106,206 4,903,158 16,533,278
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 7,878 10,440 305,609 16,549,067 53,406,921
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,895 6,004 323,413 19,876,018 75,526,908
Firms with 500 employees or more 1,089 61,918 2,522,129 173,786,014 885,315,595
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 209 1,543 78,800 4,594,521 18,177,784
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 117 725 57,613 4,037,061 13,728,849
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 139 1,770 93,337 6,466,688 24,775,741
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 90 1,769 69,609 4,456,646 21,718,927
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 71 1,012 73,531 6,205,269 25,589,804
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 131 2,893 184,706 14,904,482 54,283,642
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 332 52,206 1,964,533 133,121,347 727,040,848
Firms with 5,000 to 9,999 employees 112 4,877 267,570 18,578,727 91,743,567
Firms with 10,000 employees or more 220 47,329 1,696,963 114,542,620 635,297,281

 
 
U.S. - Information - 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 72,749 15.7% 4.3% 1.5% 3,434,234 92.9% 83.5% 73.3%
link to 2007 detail 2007 75,686 14.4% 3.9% 1.4% 3,399,313 92.7% 83.7% 74.2%
link to 2006 detail 2006 74,952 14.9% 4.0% 1.4% 3,396,246 92.6% 83.2% 73.7%
link to 2005 detail 2005 75,261 15.0% 4.0% 1.5% 3,402,599 92.7% 83.3% 73.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 75,271 15.3% 4.1% 1.5% 3,472,427 92.8% 83.3% 73.8%
link to 2003 detail 2003 75,786 15.6% 4.2% 1.6% 3,599,902 93.0% 83.7% 74.4%
link to 2002 detail 2002 77,605 14.6% 3.9% 1.4% 3,536,120 92.6% 83.6% 74.4%
link to 2001 detail 2001 77,459 15.9% 4.2% 1.5% 3,754,698 92.8% 83.3% 73.5%
link to 2000 detail 2000 79,565 15.4% 4.0% 1.4% 3,545,731 92.3% 82.1% 71.9%
link to 1999 detail 1999 77,052 14.8% 3.8% 1.3% 3,234,530 91.8% 81.7% 71.8%
link to 1998 detail 1998 75,299 14.9% 3.8% 1.3% 3,142,024 91.6% 81.4% 71.3%

 
 
Information - 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 75,686 14.4% 3.9% 1.4% 3,399,313 92.7% 83.7% 74.2%
link to industry detail Alabama 827 27.4% 17.9% 12.3% 38,378 92.4% D 75.5%
link to industry detail Alaska 196 29.1% 18.4% 11.2% 6,735 90.8% 81.5% 64.4%
link to industry detail Arizona 1,382 25.8% 16.4% 11.9% 52,693 93.1% 84.7% 75.2%
link to industry detail Arkansas 550 26.7% 15.6% 12.9% 22,379 91.4% 82.2% 78.8%
link to industry detail California 14,811 14.5% 5.4% 2.6% 516,471 92.4% 82.7% 72.4%
link to industry detail Colorado 2,037 22.5% 14.3% 9.6% 83,075 93.1% 86.6% 77.2%
link to industry detail Connecticut 1,075 28.9% 16.9% 10.5% 38,367 91.3% 79.7% 63.6%
link to industry detail Delaware 211 34.1% 25.6% 20.9% 7,256 93.5% 83.4% 72.1%
link to industry detail District of Columbia 497 43.3% 29.2% 20.5% 23,162 94.9% 86.2% 73.5%
link to industry detail Florida 5,194 14.6% 7.7% 4.8% 176,599 92.1% 85.1% 77.8%
link to industry detail Georgia 2,340 24.8% 14.7% 9.7% 121,474 94.7% 88.0% 79.7%
link to industry detail Hawaii 358 27.1% 16.5% 13.4% 10,175 90.1% 77.5% 71.8%
link to industry detail Idaho 456 30.3% 17.5% 14.5% 14,688 91.2% 79.0% 72.8%
link to industry detail Illinois 3,281 24.1% 13.7% 8.5% 124,770 92.5% 82.9% 72.0%
link to industry detail Indiana 1,179 28.9% 16.2% 11.4% 45,567 91.8% 81.1% 69.7%
link to industry detail Iowa 915 26.0% 14.5% 10.1% 34,692 89.8% 80.1% 70.1%
link to industry detail Kansas 776 33.4% 20.6% 14.4% 45,590 94.8% 87.7% 78.6%
link to industry detail Kentucky 892 29.1% 16.8% 11.5% 36,869 92.6% 82.3% 75.5%
link to industry detail Louisiana 680 30.4% 19.0% 13.1% 29,691 92.5% 83.7% 73.9%
link to industry detail Maine 496 24.8% 15.1% 9.3% 13,507 88.0% 76.5% 60.1%
link to industry detail Maryland 1,467 27.1% 16.1% 10.2% 62,060 93.2% 83.9% 71.5%
link to industry detail Massachusetts 2,334 26.7% 14.4% 9.3% 108,037 93.3% 83.3% 72.6%
link to industry detail Michigan 1,911 24.1% 13.7% 9.9% 78,365 92.5% 84.0% 77.6%
link to industry detail Minnesota 1,744 26.0% 14.5% 10.4% 67,819 92.0% 80.9% 67.9%
link to industry detail Mississippi 436 28.7% 19.3% 13.8% 15,718 89.9% 79.5% 71.0%
link to industry detail Missouri 1,379 27.5% 15.5% 10.7% 65,973 93.2% 84.6% 75.5%
link to industry detail Montana 417 20.4% 15.3% 10.3% 8,131 82.0% 73.3% 45.5%
link to industry detail Nebraska 573 30.4% 18.5% 13.3% 18,973 90.4% 79.2% 68.1%
link to industry detail Nevada 773 20.7% 14.1% 10.7% 16,900 87.8% 78.3% 73.0%
link to industry detail New Hampshire 489 29.4% 19.6% 13.3% 13,630 88.9% 76.0% 56.5%
link to industry detail New Jersey 2,375 22.7% 11.8% 7.8% 114,139 93.8% 85.9% 78.0%
link to industry detail New Mexico 512 27.3% 18.0% 13.7% 12,825 88.4% 77.4% 69.1%
link to industry detail New York 7,790 17.5% 7.4% 4.0% 294,238 92.3% 82.8% 73.6%
link to industry detail North Carolina 1,796 23.7% 13.7% 9.4% 77,030 93.5% 85.8% 77.9%
link to industry detail North Dakota 232 34.1% 18.1% 12.1% 7,224 87.0% 68.1% 49.9%
link to industry detail Ohio 1,921 28.4% 14.2% 10.0% 99,130 93.7% 84.1% 75.6%
link to industry detail Oklahoma 852 25.8% 14.4% 10.8% 31,452 91.2% 81.3% 72.2%
link to industry detail Oregon 1,294 21.1% 11.7% 8.0% 39,333 89.6% 78.5% 65.1%
link to industry detail Pennsylvania 2,756 25.2% 12.5% 8.0% 133,994 93.0% 84.0% 76.2%
link to industry detail Rhode Island 259 29.3% 18.9% 13.1% 8,288 90.2% 79.9% 62.2%
link to industry detail South Carolina 721 28.4% 19.0% 13.7% 33,053 94.4% 88.3% 77.9%
link to industry detail South Dakota 279 31.5% 17.9% 14.0% 7,212 87.0% D D
link to industry detail Tennessee 1,441 24.8% 14.5% 10.0% 51,295 91.3% 81.5% 72.3%
link to industry detail Texas 4,726 22.2% 11.6% 6.7% 258,165 93.9% 87.0% 78.5%
link to industry detail Utah 1,013 27.8% 15.4% 11.4% 38,056 92.9% 80.9% 72.6%
link to industry detail Vermont 385 23.6% 11.4% 7.8% 5,703 78.6% 51.8% 37.1%
link to industry detail Virginia 2,091 27.8% 15.2% 9.2% 109,414 94.3% 86.2% 74.3%
link to industry detail Washington 2,064 24.2% 12.7% 8.1% 112,428 94.5% 87.4% 80.5%
link to industry detail West Virginia 316 30.1% 19.9% 14.2% 10,503 89.3% 79.5% 65.6%
link to industry detail Wisconsin 1,170 30.3% 15.9% 11.5% 53,776 92.6% 81.5% 73.4%
link to industry detail Wyoming 228 35.5% 17.1% 11.0% 4,311 83.5% D D

 
 
U.S. - Information - 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 +
  51 Information 75,686 14.4% 3.9% 1.4% 3,399,313 92.7% 83.7% 74.2%
link to industry detail 511 Publishing industries (except Internet) 22,876 18.7% 5.4% 2.0% 1,034,709 91.7% 80.1% 67.0%
link to industry detail 512 Motion picture & sound recording industries 21,258 6.9% 1.5% 0.5% 320,647 83.7% 70.6% 59.5%
link to industry detail 515 Broadcasting (except Internet) 5,108 23.4% 6.7% 2.7% 293,968 92.1% 81.0% 69.1%
link to industry detail 516 Internet publishing & broadcasting 2,400 13.6% 5.5% 3.1% 46,627 85.6% 70.0% 54.9%
link to industry detail 517 Telecommunications 9,590 15.8% 4.9% 1.9% 1,201,922 97.3% 93.9% 89.8%
link to industry detail 518 Internet service providers, web search portals, & data processing 11,613 19.1% 7.5% 3.9% 446,781 92.0% 80.8% 68.4%
link to industry detail 519 Other information services 3,408 12.3% 3.1% 1.7% 54,659 77.3% 55.8% 43.4%

 
 
U.S. - Information - 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.
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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 511 Publishing industries (except Internet) 22,876 18.7% 5.4% 2.0% 1,034,709 91.7% 80.1% 67.0%
link to state detail 5111 Newspaper, periodical, book, & directory publishers 16,836 16.4% 4.7% 1.7% 688,034 90.7% 79.7% 66.3%
link to state detail 51111 Newspaper publishers 5,531 20.9% 6.1% 2.3% 360,270 93.5% 84.7% 73.8%
link to state detail 51112 Periodical publishers 6,118 15.8% 5.1% 2.1% 158,979 85.5% 70.0% 50.8%
link to state detail 51113 Book publishers 3,052 15.9% 6.0% 2.9% 87,016 89.5% 76.1% 59.9%
link to state detail 51114 Directory & mailing list publishers 1,111 19.1% 7.8% 4.5% 56,335 92.4% 83.8% 75.1%
link to state detail 51119 Other publishers 1,227 11.2% 4.6% 2.4% 25,434 85.1% 72.6% 59.5%
link to state detail 511191 Greeting card publishers 110 20.0% 10.9% 2.7% 11,662 97.4% D D
link to state detail 511199 All other publishers 1,117 10.4% 4.0% 2.4% 13,772 74.7% 54.1% 40.5%
link to state detail 5112 Software publishers 6,072 25.5% 7.8% 3.4% 346,675 93.7% 80.9% 68.4%
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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 512 Motion picture & sound recording industries 21,258 6.9% 1.5% 0.5% 320,647 83.7% 70.6% 59.5%
link to state detail 5121 Motion picture & video industries 17,719 7.7% 1.6% 0.5% 298,598 85.3% 72.3% 61.1%
link to state detail 51211 Motion picture & video production 12,763 4.1% 1.0% 0.4% 130,250 79.3% 68.4% 59.6%
link to state detail 51212 Motion picture & video distribution 404 9.4% 4.0% 2.7% 10,097 87.1% D D
link to state detail 51213 Motion picture & video exhibition 2,241 27.7% 5.3% 1.4% 130,742 92.6% 78.7% 65.7%
link to state detail 512131 Motion picture theaters (except drive-ins) 2,004 30.4% 5.9% 1.5% 129,039 92.9% 79.0% 66.2%
link to state detail 512132 Drive-in motion picture theaters 268 11.9% 4.5% 2.2% 1,703 70.6% D D
link to state detail 51219 Postproduction & other motion picture & video industries 2,342 8.7% 2.0% 0.8% 27,509 78.9% 57.5% 40.9%
link to state detail 512191 Teleproduction & other postproduction services 2,027 9.2% 2.2% 0.8% 22,769 78.1% 54.1% 36.1%
link to state detail 512199 Other motion picture & video industries 320 6.9% 2.2% 1.6% 4,740 82.3% D 64.3%
link to state detail 5122 Sound recording industries 3,549 3.5% 0.9% 0.5% 22,049 61.5% 47.4% 38.5%
link to state detail 51221 Record production 390 2.6% 0.8% 0.3% 1,462 D D D
link to state detail 51222 Integrated record production/distribution 345 8.1% 2.9% 2.0% 7,239 87.2% D 76.4%
link to state detail 51223 Music publishers 687 4.1% 1.7% 1.2% 4,369 64.8% 49.6% 32.5%
link to state detail 51224 Sound recording studios 1,729 2.3% 0.4% 0.2% 5,570 27.0% D D
link to state detail 51229 Other sound recording industries 407 6.6% 2.2% 1.0% 3,409 68.6% D D
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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 515 Broadcasting (except Internet) 5,108 23.4% 6.7% 2.7% 293,968 92.1% 81.0% 69.1%
link to state detail 5151 Radio & television broadcasting 4,730 23.4% 6.4% 2.6% 252,294 91.2% 79.1% 66.9%
link to state detail 51511 Radio broadcasting 3,766 21.3% 4.9% 2.0% 124,212 84.7% 67.0% 54.8%
link to state detail 515111 Radio networks 602 21.9% 9.5% 5.3% 12,411 83.7% 64.2% 43.7%
link to state detail 515112 Radio stations 3,210 22.2% 5.0% 2.0% 111,801 84.9% 67.3% 56.0%
link to state detail 51512 Television broadcasting 1,019 35.4% 16.3% 7.6% 128,082 97.6% 90.8% 78.7%
link to state detail 5152 Cable & other subscription programming 390 24.9% 12.6% 6.4% 41,674 96.9% 92.6% 82.0%
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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 516 Internet publishing & broadcasting 2,400 13.6% 5.5% 3.1% 46,627 85.6% 70.0% 54.9%
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NAICS
code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to state detail 517 Telecommunications 9,590 15.8% 4.9% 1.9% 1,201,922 97.3% 93.9% 89.8%
link to state detail 5171 Wired telecommunications carriers 2,048 32.0% 10.5% 3.9% 621,712 98.8% 95.9% 92.3%
link to state detail 5172 Wireless telecommunications carriers (except satellite) 1,738 16.5% 6.2% 2.8% 277,622 97.9% 95.6% 92.7%
link to state detail 517211 Paging 273 11.7% 5.5% 3.3% 4,902 83.4% D D
link to state detail 517212 Cellular & other wireless telecommunications 1,474 17.7% 6.6% 3.0% 272,720 98.2% 96.0% 93.3%
link to state detail 5173 Telecommunications resellers 3,129 10.9% 3.2% 1.3% 34,973 71.8% 44.8% 23.1%
link to state detail 5174 Satellite telecommunications 570 16.1% 7.0% 3.0% 13,149 87.0% 71.1% 42.0%
link to state detail 5175 Cable & other program distribution 996 19.5% 10.0% 4.9% 240,038 D 97.1% 95.0%
link to state detail 5179 Other telecommunications 1,274 7.7% 2.7% 1.7% 14,428 76.4% 59.5% 48.5%
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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
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link to state detail 518 Internet service providers, web search portals, & data processing 11,613 19.1% 7.5% 3.9% 446,781 92.0% 80.8% 68.4%
link to state detail 5181 Internet service providers & web search portals 3,799 11.8% 4.1% 2.1% 71,307 83.5% 69.7% 56.8%
link to state detail 518111 Internet service providers 3,134 11.0% 3.7% 1.9% 46,146 78.6% 62.4% 47.9%
link to state detail 518112 Web search portals 670 16.4% 7.0% 4.0% 25,161 92.6% D D
link to state detail 5182 Data processing, hosting, & related services 7,862 23.1% 9.5% 5.1% 375,474 93.6% 82.9% 70.6%
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NAICS
code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 519 Other information services 3,408 12.3% 3.1% 1.7% 54,659 77.3% 55.8% 43.4%
link to state detail 51911 News syndicates 434 15.9% 9.2% 7.1% 12,535 91.0% 81.5% 73.4%
link to state detail 51912 Libraries & archives 2,185 13.7% 2.1% 0.6% 30,352 68.8% 37.5% 19.6%
link to state detail 51919 All other information services 793 6.9% 2.9% 2.3% 11,772 84.8% D 72.8%

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