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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 48 - Transportation and warehousing
Massachusetts

By industry
 
Massachusetts - Transportation and warehousing - 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 3,160 3,651 79,730 3,101,081
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 1,641 1,644 2,542 105,089
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 472 473 3,076 102,394
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 347 350 4,642 162,293
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 327 350 12,786 444,325
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 159 202 12,602 415,258
Firms with 500 employees or more 214 632 44,082 1,871,722

 
 
Massachusetts - Transportation and warehousing - by Year
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More
data
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 3,160 22.2% 11.8% 6.8% 79,730 87.1% 71.1% 55.3%
link to 2006 detail 2006 3,263 20.5% 10.7% 6.0% 77,550 86.8% 70.4% 54.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 3,217 20.9% 10.8% 6.0% 77,335 87.2% 71.2% 56.5%
link to 2004 detail 2004 3,157 21.6% 10.9% 6.3% 78,681 87.1% 71.4% 58.9%
link to 2003 detail 2003 3,138 21.8% 10.7% 6.1% 77,584 86.8% 70.4% 57.9%
link to 2002 detail 2002 3,083 20.4% 8.6% 4.6% 66,782 85.0% 64.5% 51.8%
link to 2001 detail 2001 3,031 20.8% 8.8% 4.7% 72,008 85.8% 66.6% 51.5%
link to 2000 detail 2000 3,049 21.0% 8.7% 4.7% 73,423 86.1% 66.3% 51.6%
link to 1999 detail 1999 3,036 20.8% 8.9% 4.9% 71,203 85.8% 66.9% 52.2%
link to 1998 detail 1998 3,051 20.7% 9.0% 4.9% 65,150 85.1% 65.0% 50.3%

 
 
Massachusetts - Transportation and warehousing - by Subsector
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.
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 +
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 3,160 22.2% 11.8% 6.8% 79,730 87.1% 71.1% 55.3%
481 Air transportation 71 59.2% 46.5% 32.4% 8,187 98.7% 95.4% 94.4%
483 Water transportation 44 31.8% 15.9% 9.1% 933 89.6% D D
484 Truck transportation 1,356 15.3% 6.3% 3.8% 16,965 73.3% 45.2% 26.1%
485 Transit and ground passenger transportation 665 24.5% 7.8% 2.1% 21,050 88.3% 65.4% 33.9%
486 Pipeline transportation 6 100.0%100.0% 83.3% 311 100.0% D D
487 Scenic and sightseeing transportation 67 7.5% 3.0% 1.5% 451 82.5% D D
488 Support activities for transportation 658 23.3% 16.3% 9.1% 7,291 70.2% 52.3% 39.0%
492 Couriers and messengers 143 16.1% 10.5% 4.2% 11,536 95.9% D 89.9%
493 Warehousing and storage 182 63.2% 50.0% 40.1% 13,006 97.4% 91.3% 84.4%

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