U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 54172 - Research and development in the social sciences and humanities
United States


 
U.S. - Research and development in the social sciences and humanities - 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 1,906 2,095 39,710 2,623,829
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 1,268 1,281 1,777 125,435
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 235 240 1,491 81,175
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 167 168 2,231 131,036
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 157 201 5,726 356,193
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 47 93 6,598 366,923
Firms with 500 employees or more 32 112 21,887 1,563,067
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 7 36 1,539 121,847
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 3 24 (1000-2499) D
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 2 9 (500-999) D
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 3 7 (1000-2499) D
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 6 17 7,015 421,699
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 11 19 (5000-9999) D

 

 

U.S. - Research and development in the social sciences and humanities - 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 1,906 12.4% 4.1% 1.7% 39,710 86.2% 71.7% 55.1%
link to 2007 detail 2007 2,369 15.7% 6.2% 3.7% 56,577 87.5% 72.4% 60.8%
link to 2006 detail 2006 2,137 17.6% 7.4% 4.4% 57,266 88.4% 74.0% 61.2%
link to 2005 detail 2005 2,161 17.6% 7.6% 4.4% 57,643 88.7% 74.8% 61.4%
link to 2004 detail 2004 2,118 17.8% 7.7% 4.6% 53,920 88.3% 73.5% 58.3%
link to 2003 detail 2003 1,974 18.6% 8.5% 5.1% 54,556 88.7% 74.7% 60.6%
link to 2002 detail 2002 2,100 17.4% 5.6% 1.8% 44,128 84.6% 62.3% 38.0%
link to 2001 detail 2001 2,015 18.2% 5.5% 1.8% 43,377 84.4% 61.3% 35.9%
link to 2000 detail 2000 1,925 17.8% 5.7% 2.0% 39,644 83.7% 61.7% 34.8%
link to 1999 detail 1999 1,883 17.7% 5.5% 1.9% 36,993 83.0% 59.4% 34.2%
link to 1998 detail 1998 1,856 16.9% 5.8% 1.6% 34,710 82.6% 60.9% 31.2%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?