U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 2122 - Metal ore mining
United States


 
U.S. - Metal ore mining - by Employment Size of Enterprise
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D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 262 324 33,344 2,574,658
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 134 134 203 29,507
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 33 33 214 19,445
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 24 25 310 29,437
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 27 30 1,034 81,473
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 23 32 4,544 299,751
Firms with 500 employees or more 21 70 27,039 2,115,045
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 4 9 2,275 197,831
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 1 4 (250-499) D
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 1 2 (1000-2499) D
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 2 3 (1000-2499) D
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 2 4 (1000-2499) D
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 5 25 9,418 784,830
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 6 23 10,652 806,029

 

 

U.S. - Metal ore mining - 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 262 27.1% 16.8% 8.0% 33,344 97.8% 94.7% 81.1%
link to 2007 detail 2007 256 26.6% 14.5% 8.2% 34,657 98.0% 94.5% 83.5%
link to 2006 detail 2006 239 21.8% 13.8% 7.9% 27,687 97.6% 95.4% 82.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 233 23.2% 15.0% 9.0% 26,419 97.4% 95.2% 82.3%
link to 2004 detail 2004 229 23.6% 15.3% 9.6% 25,566 97.8% 95.5% 82.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 239 21.3% 13.8% 8.4% 24,863 97.4% 95.0% 82.6%
link to 2002 detail 2002 270 20.0% 13.7% 8.1% 25,692 97.1% 95.4% 81.9%
link to 2001 detail 2001 381 17.6% 12.3% 7.1% 32,810 97.0% 95.6% 83.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 412 18.0% 11.9% 6.8% 34,820 96.7% 94.8% 83.7%
link to 1999 detail 1999 409 19.6% 12.0% 7.6% 39,928 97.3% 94.7% 86.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 411 21.9% 13.9% 8.3% 43,903 97.5% 94.4% 85.8%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?