U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2007:
NAICS 56144 - Collection agencies
United States

 
U.S. - Collection agencies - 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.
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Receipts
($1,000)
All firms 4,417 5,031 141,274 4,654,534 12,048,102
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 1,933 1,935 3,479 118,952 371,928
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 789 789 5,331 169,744 470,052
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 670 689 9,138 317,928 836,257
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 717 838 28,935 1,025,823 2,569,591
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 195 344 35,103 1,176,367 2,842,742
Firms with 500 employees or more 113 436 59,288 1,845,720 4,957,532
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 17 57 10,470 360,836 727,475
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 8 30 5,703 166,749 369,678
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 11 32 3,804 159,689 S
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 11 64 9,360 265,209 852,086
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 7 11 497 17,216 72,345
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 17 18 (2500-4999) D D
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 42 224 25,643 774,740 2,134,093

 

 

U.S. - Collection agencies - by Year
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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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 4,322 23.8% 7.4% 2.5% 150,671 88.5% 69.8% 45.8%
link to 2007 detail 2007 4,417 23.2% 7.0% 2.6% 141,274 87.3% 66.8% 42.0%
link to 2006 detail 2006 4,455 23.3% 6.9% 2.6% 143,356 87.3% 66.8% 43.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 4,546 22.5% 6.4% 2.4% 138,228 86.8% 65.7% 42.2%
link to 2004 detail 2004 4,530 23.2% 5.9% 2.5% 140,836 87.1% 64.5% 44.7%
link to 2003 detail 2003 4,544 23.2% 6.1% 2.7% 139,876 86.9% 65.2% 46.4%
link to 2002 detail 2002 4,492 21.1% 5.5% 2.3% 119,078 84.5% 61.9% 41.2%
link to 2001 detail 2001 4,420 20.5% 5.4% 2.3% 111,822 83.5% 60.9% 40.9%
link to 2000 detail 2000 4,377 19.9% 5.0% 2.2% 100,066 81.1% 56.3% 37.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 4,568 19.6% 5.0% 2.1% 91,556 78.8% 51.7% 32.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 4,696 19.5% 4.6% 2.1% 88,882 77.8% 48.9% 29.7%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?