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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 4921 - Couriers and express delivery services
United States


 
U.S. - Couriers and express delivery services - by Employment Size of Enterprise
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.
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 3,669 9,717 559,131 20,623,970
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 2,418 2,423 3,474 109,707
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 483 493 3,024 83,793
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 326 338 4,225 121,530
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 346 469 13,042 324,849
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 70 282 9,887 273,642
Firms with 500 employees or more 26 5,712 525,479 19,710,449
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 7 69 1,816 67,779
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 2 16 (1000-2499) D
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 6 80 (2500-4999) D
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 2 90 (500-999) D
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 1 7 (100-249) D
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 8 5,450 518,526 19,481,690

 

 

U.S. - Couriers and express delivery services - by Year
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.
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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 3,669 12.0% 2.6% 0.7% 559,131 98.1% 95.7% 94.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 3,763 11.7% 2.7% 0.8% 528,177 D 95.6% 93.8%
link to 2006 detail 2006 3,578 12.7% 3.0% 0.9% 525,610 98.0% 95.6% 93.4%
link to 2005 detail 2005 3,530 13.1% 3.1% 1.0% 499,722 98.0% 95.2% 93.0%
link to 2004 detail 2004 3,316 14.4% 3.6% 1.1% 501,618 98.1% 95.4% 93.1%
link to 2003 detail 2003 3,309 14.4% 3.5% 1.3% 489,256 98.0% 95.2% 93.1%
link to 2002 detail 2002 3,152 11.5% 2.7% 0.8% 497,358 98.1% 96.0% 94.3%
link to 2001 detail 2001 2,996 12.2% 3.0% 1.0% 513,567 98.2% 96.1% 94.2%
link to 2000 detail 2000 2,762 13.1% 3.5% 1.1% 548,858 98.5% 96.6% 94.6%
link to 1999 detail 1999 2,616 14.1% 3.7% 1.2% 508,558 98.5% 96.5% 94.3%
link to 1998 detail 1998 2,464 14.2% 4.0% 1.2% 468,988 98.4% 96.4% 93.9%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?