U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 212 - Mining (except oil and gas)
United States


 
U.S. - Mining (except oil and gas) - 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 4,372 6,935 205,652 13,084,682
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 1,792 1,792 3,012 216,052
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 735 740 4,958 215,486
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 664 677 8,851 398,555
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 757 977 27,011 1,353,025
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 256 652 30,926 1,793,185
Firms with 500 employees or more 168 2,097 130,894 9,108,379
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 30 136 10,052 693,869
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 15 50 1,904 123,690
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 21 159 8,325 522,410
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 21 127 10,075 658,785
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 12 100 8,010 611,590
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 28 448 34,395 2,611,243
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 41 1,077 58,133 3,886,792

 
 
U.S. - Mining (except oil and gas) - 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 4,372 27.0% 9.7% 3.8% 205,652 91.8% 78.7% 63.6%
link to 2007 detail 2007 4,465 29.2% 9.8% 3.8% 218,044 92.0% 77.3% 63.1%
link to 2006 detail 2006 4,571 28.7% 9.5% 3.8% 205,349 91.4% 76.0% 60.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 4,537 28.2% 9.0% 3.7% 196,940 91.0% 75.2% 60.5%
link to 2004 detail 2004 4,487 28.3% 9.1% 3.9% 189,747 90.9% 74.5% 59.6%
link to 2003 detail 2003 4,485 27.7% 9.2% 3.9% 184,423 90.6% 74.4% 60.4%
link to 2002 detail 2002 4,669 27.4% 9.3% 4.0% 194,174 90.6% 75.0% 60.2%
link to 2001 detail 2001 4,794 27.3% 9.0% 3.9% 200,735 90.8% 74.9% 60.4%
link to 2000 detail 2000 4,761 28.4% 9.4% 4.1% 204,329 90.7% 74.8% 60.1%
link to 1999 detail 1999 4,830 29.2% 9.3% 4.1% 215,949 91.5% 75.5% 62.2%
link to 1998 detail 1998 4,925 29.6% 9.6% 4.0% 225,309 91.4% 75.5% 62.0%

 
 
Mining (except oil and gas) - 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 4,372 27.0% 9.7% 3.8% 205,652 91.8% 78.7% 63.6%
Alabama 106 40.6% 21.7% 15.1% 5,812 94.3% 78.8% 69.6%
Alaska 47 21.3% 17.0% 10.6% 1,469 94.2% D 79.6%
Arizona 117 38.5% 17.1% 14.5% 9,954 95.9% D 84.3%
Arkansas 83 33.7% 15.7% 10.8% 1,879 81.0% D 39.8%
California 193 38.3% 19.7% 15.0% 6,638 89.4% 74.0% 60.0%
Colorado 148 31.1% 17.6% 12.8% 5,050 89.7% 76.9% 61.8%
Connecticut 39 20.5% 10.3% 7.7% 705 71.3% D 49.2%
Delaware 5 40.0% 20.0% 20.0% (20-99) D D D
Florida 117 36.8% 17.1% 11.1% 5,597 93.3% 79.2% 72.0%
Georgia 90 36.7% 22.2% 14.4% 5,275 93.5% D 67.9%
Hawaii 6 50.0% 50.0% 33.3% 231 D D D
Idaho 91 24.2% 11.0% 6.6% 2,346 86.1% 67.7% 44.6%
Illinois 143 34.3% 21.7% 14.0% 6,387 90.9% 83.3% 65.5%
Indiana 110 41.8% 26.4% 16.4% 5,526 93.6% 83.4% 63.2%
Iowa 55 43.6% 16.4% 7.3% 1,664 89.2% D D
Kansas 65 35.4% 16.9% 7.7% 1,384 83.0% D D
Kentucky 271 44.6% 16.2% 8.9% 18,028 95.3% 78.3% 57.2%
Louisiana 56 42.9% 28.6% 23.2% 1,393 86.8% D 52.2%
Maine 25 12.0% 4.0% 4.0% (100-249) D D D
Maryland 46 45.7% 23.9% 17.4% 1,308 89.1% D 50.6%
Massachusetts 58 27.6% 10.3% 5.2% 880 70.5% D 18.0%
Michigan 118 22.9% 11.9% 7.6% 2,597 89.3% 78.0% 71.9%
Minnesota 96 21.9% 13.5% 9.4% 4,929 93.8% 88.1% 85.0%
Mississippi 38 31.6% 15.8% 10.5% 660 85.8% D 45.3%
Missouri 139 34.5% 16.5% 7.2% 4,191 86.4% 65.0% 34.3%
Montana 66 22.7% 16.7% 12.1% (2500-4999) D D D
Nebraska 50 24.0% 12.0% 10.0% 624 71.5% D D
Nevada 102 37.3% 22.5% 12.7% 9,450 D 91.5% 78.4%
New Hampshire 34 11.8% 8.8% 2.9% 226 56.2% D D
New Jersey 62 37.1% 22.6% 11.3% 1,330 85.9% D 37.7%
New Mexico 49 34.7% 22.4% 18.4% 3,997 96.1% D 89.7%
New York 191 25.7% 13.6% 5.2% 3,716 84.5% 66.7% 26.5%
North Carolina 79 36.7% 22.8% 15.2% 3,195 90.0% 74.8% 63.3%
North Dakota 22 45.5% 31.8% 31.8% 1,616 94.9% 87.9% 87.9%
Ohio 196 28.1% 16.3% 7.7% 5,834 85.4% 74.7% 46.2%
Oklahoma 93 34.4% 16.1% 9.7% 2,029 85.2% 53.8% 45.8%
Oregon 102 24.5% 7.8% 5.9% 1,695 74.6% D D
Pennsylvania 383 23.2% 8.9% 4.4% 12,202 89.7% 72.6% 62.1%
Rhode Island 18 11.1% 5.6% 5.6% 182 38.5% D D
South Carolina 47 36.2% 19.1% 14.9% 1,127 D D 62.5%
South Dakota 41 29.3% 17.1% 9.8% 933 87.6% 67.1% 26.6%
Tennessee 94 39.4% 20.2% 11.7% 3,610 88.6% D D
Texas 260 33.1% 13.8% 10.4% 8,998 87.9% 66.5% 56.8%
Utah 73 37.0% 21.9% 16.4% 4,623 D 82.5% 69.7%
Vermont 45 20.0% 11.1% 6.7% (500-999) D D D
Virginia 114 48.2% 30.7% 17.5% 8,616 95.6% 86.4% 62.7%
Washington 113 26.5% 15.0% 8.0% 2,840 81.3% 68.2% 40.2%
West Virginia 134 56.7% 23.9% 11.2% 20,101 98.3% 90.3% 77.2%
Wisconsin 118 28.0% 13.6% 6.8% 2,466 82.4% D D
Wyoming 39 48.7% 43.6% 35.9% 7,503 98.8% 97.7% 94.0%

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