U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 21221 - Iron ore mining
United States


 
U.S. - Iron 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 18 24 5,018 396,380
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 7 7 (1-19) D
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 5 5 33 5,244
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1 1 (1-19) D
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 2 2 (20-99) D
Firms with 500 employees or more 3 9 4,918 387,804
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 1 6 (2500-4999) D
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 2 3 (1000-2499) D

 

 

U.S. - Iron 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 18 27.8% 16.7% 16.7% 5,018 98.9% 98.0% 98.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 21 28.6% 19.0% 19.0% 5,044 97.8% 96.4% 96.4%
link to 2006 detail 2006 18 27.8% 16.7% 16.7% (100,000+) D D D
link to 2005 detail 2005 21 33.3% 19.0% 14.3% 5,109 D D 90.3%
link to 2004 detail 2004 19 36.8% 21.1% 15.8% 5,021 D D 94.5%
link to 2003 detail 2003 21 42.9% 19.0% 14.3% 5,537 D D 89.1%
link to 2002 detail 2002 32 28.1% 18.8% 12.5% 5,403 97.9% D 86.2%
link to 2001 detail 2001 34 26.5% 23.5% 17.6% 7,433 98.6% D 95.7%
link to 2000 detail 2000 31 38.7% 25.8% 12.9% 7,707 99.0% 98.3% 89.6%
link to 1999 detail 1999 31 29.0% 22.6% 19.4% 7,982 D D 97.0%
link to 1998 detail 1998 32 28.1% 18.8% 15.6% 8,052 D D 96.6%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?