U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 211 - Oil and gas extraction
United States


 
U.S. - Oil and gas extraction - 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 6,641 7,993 107,100 12,150,669
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 4,545 4,555 7,433 543,989
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 990 1,004 6,550 430,770
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 513 533 6,764 509,927
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 394 471 14,079 1,508,128
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 104 292 15,613 1,851,721
Firms with 500 employees or more 95 1,138 56,661 7,306,134
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 11 70 3,511 314,045
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 13 134 4,514 584,014
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 9 73 4,353 635,341
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 14 113 6,034 698,623
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 6 21 961 169,540
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 14 228 9,974 1,374,172
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 28 499 27,314 3,530,399

 
 
U.S. - Oil and gas extraction - 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 6,641 8.9% 3.0% 1.4% 107,100 80.6% 67.5% 52.9%
link to 2007 detail 2007 6,528 10.6% 3.5% 1.6% 141,809 84.8% 72.9% 59.5%
link to 2006 detail 2006 6,606 8.2% 2.7% 1.4% 92,683 77.7% 63.3% 50.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 6,317 8.2% 2.8% 1.4% 85,562 77.3% 62.8% 49.0%
link to 2004 detail 2004 6,288 8.3% 2.8% 1.5% 82,879 77.1% 62.9% 49.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 6,273 8.3% 2.9% 1.4% 83,447 77.6% 63.8% 48.3%
link to 2002 detail 2002 6,317 8.5% 2.9% 1.5% 88,280 78.1% 64.4% 51.2%
link to 2001 detail 2001 6,435 8.3% 2.8% 1.4% 87,980 77.5% 63.4% 51.7%
link to 2000 detail 2000 6,472 8.0% 2.7% 1.5% 83,012 76.9% 62.1% 50.1%
link to 1999 detail 1999 6,345 7.9% 3.0% 1.6% 90,012 78.7% 66.3% 54.5%
link to 1998 detail 1998 6,723 8.2% 2.7% 1.5% 97,039 78.4% 65.3% 53.4%

 
 
Oil and gas extraction - by State
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D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
United States 6,641 8.9% 3.0% 1.4% 107,100 80.6% 67.5% 52.9%
Alabama 28 53.6% 50.0% 46.4% 565 94.3% D D
Alaska 10 70.0% 70.0% 70.0% 1,690 D 99.1% 99.1%
Arizona 9 0.00.0 0.0 (1-19) D D D
Arkansas 94 19.1% 13.8% 11.7% 1,070 74.5% D 59.7%
California 173 18.5% 10.4% 5.8% 5,084 89.3% 81.8% 68.3%
Colorado 376 18.4% 10.4% 7.7% 6,126 D 71.1% 54.9%
Connecticut 1 100.0%100.0% 0.0 (100-249) D D D
Delaware 1 100.0%0.0 0.0 (20-99) D D D
Florida 35 11.4% 11.4% 8.6% (250-499) D D D
Georgia 4 25.0% 25.0% 25.0% (20-99) D D D
Hawaii 1 100.0%100.0% 100.0% (1-19) D D D
Idaho 4 25.0% 25.0% 25.0% (1-19) D D D
Illinois 158 8.2% 2.5% 0.6% 947 52.4% D D
Indiana 41 9.8% 7.3% 2.4% 169 18.3% D D
Iowa 2 0.00.0 0.0 (1-19) D D D
Kansas 404 10.4% 5.9% 4.2% 3,214 61.8% 47.9% 29.7%
Kentucky 96 17.7% 12.5% 5.2% 967 68.6% D 25.0%
Louisiana 318 25.8% 17.9% 12.3% 10,214 90.9% 81.7% 66.4%
Maryland 4 50.0% 25.0% 25.0% (20-99) D D D
Massachusetts 9 0.00.0 0.0 (1-19) D D D
Michigan 100 22.0% 10.0% 5.0% 953 69.5% 30.0% 24.3%
Minnesota 8 25.0% 25.0% 25.0% 58 D D D
Mississippi 74 29.7% 21.6% 16.2% 1,014 D D D
Missouri 8 25.0% 25.0% 25.0% (20-99) D D D
Montana 87 21.8% 13.8% 9.2% 766 D D 26.9%
Nebraska 23 13.0% 13.0% 4.3% (20-99) D D D
Nevada 17 11.8%0.0 0.0 (20-99) D D D
New Hampshire 1 0.00.0 0.0 (1-19) D D D
New Jersey 1 0.00.0 0.0 (1-19) D D D
New Mexico 165 34.5% 23.6% 19.4% 3,443 89.6% 79.5% 54.6%
New York 45 17.8% 15.6% 15.6% 289 63.3% 45.3% 45.3%
North Carolina 4 0.00.0 0.0 (1-19) D D D
North Dakota 37 54.1% 45.9% 35.1% 1,256 96.6% 92.4% 83.6%
Ohio 195 11.3% 3.1% 2.6% 1,439 51.8% D 17.2%
Oklahoma 1,089 10.1% 5.5% 3.3% 13,983 76.8% 65.0% 52.8%
Oregon 4 0.00.0 0.0 (1-19) D D D
Pennsylvania 162 20.4% 13.6% 8.0% 2,457 74.9% 58.1% 39.8%
Rhode Island 2 0.00.0 0.0 (1-19) D D D
South Carolina 4 0.00.0 0.0 (1-19) D D D
South Dakota 6 33.3% 33.3% 16.7% 61 D D D
Tennessee 9 66.7% 44.4% 33.3% 111 D D 20.7%
Texas 2,912 10.5% 4.3% 2.2% 42,146 79.9% 65.2% 50.1%
Utah 54 37.0% 29.6% 24.1% 1,164 D D 78.6%
Virginia 21 28.6% 23.8% 19.0% 254 89.0% D 73.6%
Washington 6 33.3% 33.3% 16.7% (20-99) D D D
West Virginia 180 14.4% 8.3% 3.9% 3,017 75.7% 62.9% 41.8%
Wisconsin 1 100.0%100.0% 100.0% (1-19) D D D
Wyoming 146 34.2% 24.7% 19.2% 3,648 D 87.1% 77.1%

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