U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2007:
NAICS 56142 - Telephone call centers
United States

 
U.S. - Telephone call centers - 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)
Receipts
($1,000)
All firms 3,947 5,293 385,757 9,638,779 20,269,336
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 1,443 1,443 2,193 106,846 319,790
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 527 533 3,604 88,250 262,449
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 652 656 8,988 206,371 520,377
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 814 907 33,333 800,328 2,006,389
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 283 464 51,713 1,073,023 2,606,655
Firms with 500 employees or more 228 1,290 285,926 7,363,961 14,553,676
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 34 102 12,899 294,742 817,352
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 18 29 7,535 125,090 249,932
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 21 48 12,199 279,500 663,765
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 17 50 11,237 252,411 762,176
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 14 76 12,302 211,755 439,865
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 38 173 46,126 978,950 1,978,604
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 86 812 183,628 5,221,513 9,641,982

 

 

U.S. - Telephone call centers - 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 4,127 35.7% 14.4% 6.3% 428,700 96.5% 88.2% 73.1%
link to 2007 detail 2007 3,947 33.6% 12.9% 5.8% 385,757 96.2% 87.5% 74.1%
link to 2006 detail 2006 4,086 33.0% 12.1% 5.3% 383,351 96.0% 86.9% 73.7%
link to 2005 detail 2005 4,056 32.8% 12.1% 5.4% 382,803 95.9% 87.4% 74.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 4,166 31.7% 11.6% 5.2% 392,269 95.8% 87.3% 74.4%
link to 2003 detail 2003 4,226 32.1% 11.9% 5.0% 383,953 95.6% 86.7% 72.3%
link to 2002 detail 2002 4,079 29.9% 10.1% 3.9% 338,279 95.0% 85.8% 72.3%
link to 2001 detail 2001 4,443 27.5% 8.8% 3.5% 343,419 95.0% 85.5% 73.8%
link to 2000 detail 2000 4,604 26.0% 8.3% 3.2% 344,378 94.7% 85.3% 73.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 4,928 25.3% 7.9% 2.9% 323,553 94.0% 83.5% 69.9%
link to 1998 detail 1998 5,298 24.3% 7.0% 2.6% 314,845 93.4% 81.9% 68.8%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?