U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 62 - Health care and social assistance
United States


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U.S. - Health care and social assistance - 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 620,965 791,007 17,217,256 706,727,463
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 315,329 315,887 586,486 29,863,605
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 143,013 144,142 947,310 38,101,392
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 81,149 85,040 1,078,458 45,069,220
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 60,941 86,553 2,422,352 92,668,573
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 16,542 66,272 3,175,969 101,618,597
Firms with 500 employees or more 3,991 93,113 9,006,681 399,406,076
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 1,258 13,719 695,351 23,512,442
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 629 7,188 497,190 18,970,413
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 669 8,649 739,188 29,442,578
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 326 4,565 508,599 21,836,966
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 222 4,839 452,094 19,079,077
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 459 11,365 1,452,564 67,373,764
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 428 42,788 4,661,695 219,190,836
Firms with 5,000 to 9,999 employees 235 7,850 1,343,924 62,869,238
Firms with 10,000 employees or more 193 34,938 3,317,771 156,321,598

 
 
U.S. - Health care and social assistance - 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 620,965 13.1% 3.3% 0.6% 17,217,256 84.8% 70.8% 52.3%
link to 2007 detail 2007 615,067 12.9% 3.2% 0.6% 16,797,647 84.6% 70.5% 52.4%
link to 2006 detail 2006 605,845 13.0% 3.3% 0.6% 16,451,361 84.5% 70.3% 51.7%
link to 2005 detail 2005 599,392 12.7% 3.2% 0.6% 16,025,147 84.4% 70.3% 51.6%
link to 2004 detail 2004 588,187 12.9% 3.2% 0.6% 15,814,812 84.2% 70.0% 51.5%
link to 2003 detail 2003 575,089 12.7% 3.2% 0.6% 15,472,183 84.3% 70.3% 51.8%
link to 2002 detail 2002 560,083 12.6% 3.2% 0.6% 14,900,148 84.2% 70.4% 52.0%
link to 2001 detail 2001 540,976 12.6% 3.2% 0.7% 14,534,726 84.3% 70.5% 52.5%
link to 2000 detail 2000 532,042 12.3% 3.2% 0.7% 14,108,655 84.2% 70.5% 52.5%
link to 1999 detail 1999 524,303 12.0% 3.1% 0.7% 13,865,014 84.2% 70.9% 53.0%
link to 1998 detail 1998 527,667 11.8% 3.1% 0.6% 13,758,395 84.2% 71.0% 53.1%

 
 
Health care and social assistance - by State
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State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to industry detail United States 620,965 13.1% 3.3% 0.6% 17,217,256 84.8% 70.8% 52.3%
link to industry detail Alabama 8,101 16.5% 5.1% 2.1% 239,250 83.9% 69.2% 51.7%
link to industry detail Alaska 1,821 13.1% 5.0% 1.8% 39,195 79.9% 65.6% 40.8%
link to industry detail Arizona 12,665 12.2% 4.0% 1.7% 287,400 83.5% 69.8% 51.9%
link to industry detail Arkansas 5,710 15.4% 5.8% 2.1% 162,707 85.8% 71.1% 49.3%
link to industry detail California 83,165 9.3% 2.2% 0.6% 1,645,106 80.3% 66.1% 51.6%
link to industry detail Colorado 11,512 12.2% 3.8% 1.5% 245,626 81.9% 66.8% 47.2%
link to industry detail Connecticut 7,576 18.8% 6.9% 2.0% 259,593 86.9% 73.7% 48.7%
link to industry detail Delaware 1,810 20.3% 7.7% 4.4% 56,702 84.7% 70.0% 55.3%
link to industry detail District of Columbia 1,744 21.0% 8.3% 3.5% 61,240 89.5% 77.4% 58.7%
link to industry detail Florida 43,797 9.4% 2.6% 0.8% 924,875 81.2% 69.0% 53.7%
link to industry detail Georgia 17,381 14.0% 3.5% 1.5% 426,279 82.5% 66.6% 53.5%
link to industry detail Hawaii 2,871 10.4% 4.3% 1.4% 64,801 82.1% 70.6% 46.6%
link to industry detail Idaho 4,076 14.6% 4.4% 2.0% 76,735 78.4% 57.2% 38.4%
link to industry detail Illinois 25,187 14.4% 4.5% 1.3% 727,055 85.9% 72.3% 53.1%
link to industry detail Indiana 10,690 17.0% 6.3% 2.3% 375,781 87.7% 75.6% 54.1%
link to industry detail Iowa 5,603 21.5% 7.6% 2.5% 200,776 89.0% 72.4% 45.8%
link to industry detail Kansas 5,754 19.8% 7.2% 2.5% 179,672 87.0% 70.3% 42.3%
link to industry detail Kentucky 8,062 16.1% 5.1% 2.1% 239,448 84.7% 70.8% 54.3%
link to industry detail Louisiana 9,731 17.0% 5.2% 1.6% 269,184 84.4% 66.4% 44.8%
link to industry detail Maine 3,251 17.2% 7.1% 2.4% 105,736 87.9% 74.8% 49.2%
link to industry detail Maryland 12,100 14.7% 4.9% 1.8% 325,200 84.6% 70.9% 52.9%
link to industry detail Massachusetts 12,727 17.6% 6.2% 1.9% 536,378 89.6% 79.2% 60.6%
link to industry detail Michigan 20,584 13.3% 3.6% 1.1% 558,609 83.2% 69.5% 51.8%
link to industry detail Minnesota 9,563 20.4% 7.5% 1.9% 396,082 90.5% 77.3% 52.4%
link to industry detail Mississippi 4,804 15.8% 5.9% 2.4% 150,058 85.6% 73.7% 56.2%
link to industry detail Missouri 12,344 16.1% 5.1% 1.8% 368,522 86.9% 71.1% 53.2%
link to industry detail Montana 2,785 12.9% 5.0% 1.9% 60,681 82.0% 67.1% 41.5%
link to industry detail Nebraska 3,964 18.2% 5.9% 2.4% 117,298 86.7% 69.2% 49.3%
link to industry detail Nevada 5,232 12.6% 4.1% 2.4% 95,370 79.0% 61.5% 47.3%
link to industry detail New Hampshire 2,721 18.1% 6.5% 2.6% 84,669 85.4% 71.4% 49.3%
link to industry detail New Jersey 21,593 13.7% 3.5% 1.1% 511,344 81.6% 65.5% 47.7%
link to industry detail New Mexico 3,780 18.5% 6.3% 3.1% 103,891 85.4% 68.2% 49.7%
link to industry detail New York 43,457 12.8% 4.3% 1.3% 1,345,569 87.5% 76.8% 56.8%
link to industry detail North Carolina 17,101 18.8% 4.5% 1.5% 532,077 85.6% 67.9% 51.0%
link to industry detail North Dakota 1,426 18.8% 7.9% 2.7% 51,935 88.6% 75.6% 51.7%
link to industry detail Ohio 20,550 18.8% 5.8% 1.6% 766,608 87.8% 73.8% 54.2%
link to industry detail Oklahoma 8,119 15.4% 4.8% 1.7% 204,374 84.1% 65.4% 44.3%
link to industry detail Oregon 9,123 12.4% 3.9% 1.5% 200,989 82.0% 66.2% 48.4%
link to industry detail Pennsylvania 25,331 16.9% 5.1% 1.6% 905,622 87.9% 75.2% 56.8%
link to industry detail Rhode Island 2,506 19.6% 8.1% 3.0% 82,696 86.6% 71.9% 45.0%
link to industry detail South Carolina 7,515 16.2% 4.7% 2.2% 204,184 83.5% 67.2% 52.5%
link to industry detail South Dakota 1,772 19.4% 7.2% 2.3% 59,398 88.4% 72.9% 48.0%
link to industry detail Tennessee 10,956 15.8% 5.5% 2.1% 358,884 86.4% 74.2% 56.2%
link to industry detail Texas 45,972 13.5% 3.4% 1.0% 1,188,296 83.5% 68.1% 51.4%
link to industry detail Utah 5,577 11.6% 3.6% 1.5% 113,528 80.3% 64.4% 48.8%
link to industry detail Vermont 1,762 16.5% 5.1% 2.1% 48,862 85.3% 70.3% 49.2%
link to industry detail Virginia 13,861 16.1% 4.3% 1.7% 380,264 83.7% 67.6% 51.3%
link to industry detail Washington 15,489 12.2% 3.8% 1.3% 353,362 82.0% 67.6% 49.2%
link to industry detail West Virginia 3,552 18.7% 6.9% 2.7% 120,273 86.5% 72.6% 50.7%
link to industry detail Wisconsin 10,067 18.2% 5.8% 2.1% 375,367 88.3% 75.5% 56.5%
link to industry detail Wyoming 1,568 14.2% 5.5% 2.6% 29,705 78.0% 61.7% 30.1%

 
 
U.S. - Health care and social assistance - by Subsector
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Industry
detail
NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
  62 Health care and social assistance 620,965 13.1% 3.3% 0.6% 17,217,256 84.8% 70.8% 52.3%
link to industry detail 621 Ambulatory health care services 471,684 8.6% 1.7% 0.4% 5,886,549 65.7% 45.0% 28.7%
link to industry detail 622 Hospitals 3,948 91.4% 82.7% 44.5% 5,585,159 100.0% 99.6% 93.1%
link to industry detail 623 Nursing and residential care facilities 34,921 48.3% 22.4% 3.8% 3,129,206 96.8% 82.7% 47.6%
link to industry detail 624 Social assistance 115,531 22.2% 5.3% 1.0% 2,616,342 81.2% 52.9% 24.0%

 
 
U.S. - Health care and social assistance - by Industry
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NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to state detail 621 Ambulatory health care services 471,684 8.6% 1.7% 0.4% 5,886,549 65.7% 45.0% 28.7%
link to state detail 6211 Offices of physicians 192,312 9.7% 1.5% 0.5% 2,173,263 63.2% 36.7% 23.1%
link to state detail 621111 Offices of physicians (except mental health specialists) 181,751 10.1% 1.5% 0.5% 2,132,453 63.7% 37.1% 23.4%
link to state detail 621112 Offices of physicians, mental health specialists 10,682 4.1% 2.0% 1.1% 40,810 38.2% 20.7% 8.9%
link to state detail 6212 Offices of dentists 121,686 3.1% 0.2% 0.0 835,884 17.6% 5.2% 3.3%
link to state detail 6213 Offices of other health practitioners 114,181 3.9% 1.0% 0.4% 637,586 41.0% 23.5% 13.6%
link to state detail 62131 Offices of chiropractors 37,059 0.6% 0.1% 0.0 122,685 5.7% D D
link to state detail 62132 Offices of optometrists 18,698 3.7% 0.5% 0.2% 107,377 22.1% 5.9% 1.7%
link to state detail 62133 Offices of mental health practitioners (except physicians) 15,732 5.8% 2.5% 0.8% 82,110 59.7% 37.5% 14.3%
link to state detail 62134 Offices of specialty therapists 22,478 9.5% 2.6% 1.3% 245,768 65.5% 43.0% 28.6%
link to state detail 62139 Offices of all other health practitioners 20,321 3.0% 0.7% 0.4% 79,646 25.6% 7.8% 3.6%
link to state detail 621391 Offices of podiatrists 8,113 2.0% 0.3% 0.1% 36,867 14.1% D D
link to state detail 621399 Offices of all other miscellaneous health practitioners 12,210 3.6% 1.0% 0.6% 42,779 35.6% 11.7% 4.8%
link to state detail 6214 Outpatient care centers 15,052 36.0% 15.4% 5.3% 682,717 92.2% 74.2% 45.8%
link to state detail 62141 Family planning centers 1,409 20.0% 7.4% 1.8% 21,550 75.6% 44.7% 10.4%
link to state detail 62142 Outpatient mental health and substance abuse centers 4,657 43.4% 22.5% 5.9% 200,421 93.6% 74.2% 28.2%
link to state detail 62149 Other outpatient care centers 9,209 36.3% 15.0% 6.6% 460,746 92.3% 75.7% 55.1%
link to state detail 621491 HMO medical centers 106 26.4% 20.8% 13.2% 31,049 99.3% D D
link to state detail 621492 Kidney dialysis centers 520 46.9% 15.2% 9.8% 78,445 D D D
link to state detail 621493 Freestanding ambulatory surgical and emergency centers 3,762 37.6% 11.3% 7.5% 107,632 84.7% 51.4% 41.5%
link to state detail 621498 All other outpatient care centers 5,002 36.7% 20.5% 8.3% 243,620 93.1% 78.9% 46.3%
link to state detail 6215 Medical and diagnostic laboratories 8,026 22.8% 8.9% 4.0% 242,315 88.0% 70.0% 49.6%
link to state detail 621511 Medical laboratories 2,900 28.2% 12.3% 5.8% 146,365 92.9% 80.5% 64.6%
link to state detail 621512 Diagnostic imaging centers 5,211 21.0% 8.4% 4.1% 95,950 80.6% 54.1% 26.6%
link to state detail 6216 Home health care services 17,024 40.4% 13.5% 4.2% 1,035,119 95.2% 75.3% 49.1%
link to state detail 6219 Other ambulatory health care services 6,251 34.4% 10.5% 3.8% 279,665 92.0% 70.7% 46.8%
link to state detail 62191 Ambulance services 3,277 43.5% 9.5% 2.7% 143,413 90.6% 59.9% 33.6%
link to state detail 62199 All other ambulatory health care services 2,988 24.8% 12.1% 5.3% 136,252 93.4% 82.1% 60.8%
link to state detail 621991 Blood and organ banks 374 52.7% 31.6% 9.1% 72,507 98.7% D D
link to state detail 621999 All other miscellaneous ambulatory health care services 2,616 20.8% 9.4% 4.9% 63,745 87.3% 68.8% 50.9%
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NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to state detail 622 Hospitals 3,948 91.4% 82.7% 44.5% 5,585,159 100.0% 99.6% 93.1%
link to state detail 6221 General medical and surgical hospitals 3,187 94.7% 86.6% 48.4% 5,133,837 100.0% 99.7% 94.0%
link to state detail 6222 Psychiatric and substance abuse hospitals 485 88.0% 82.7% 43.3% 213,531 99.9% 99.3% 76.5%
link to state detail 6223 Specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals 477 76.3% 63.9% 42.6% 237,791 99.9% 98.4% 88.6%
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NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to state detail 623 Nursing and residential care facilities 34,921 48.3% 22.4% 3.8% 3,129,206 96.8% 82.7% 47.6%
link to state detail 6231 Nursing care facilities 8,420 78.5% 47.4% 8.5% 1,587,187 99.5% 89.0% 53.0%
link to state detail 6232 Residential mental health facilities 8,892 51.0% 26.4% 5.6% 611,594 95.6% 80.4% 40.4%
link to state detail 62321 Residential mental retardation facilities 5,764 51.4% 28.4% 6.5% 457,738 96.3% 83.5% 43.3%
link to state detail 62322 Residential mental health and substance abuse facilities 3,388 54.0% 28.0% 6.9% 153,856 93.6% 71.2% 31.7%
link to state detail 6233 Community care facilities for the elderly 15,109 34.7% 12.1% 3.3% 778,707 93.2% 74.6% 46.8%
link to state detail 623311 Continuing care retirement communities 3,702 64.5% 32.8% 8.7% 468,888 98.3% 86.2% 49.9%
link to state detail 623312 Homes for the elderly 11,627 26.4% 7.1% 2.7% 309,819 85.6% 57.1% 42.2%
link to state detail 6239 Other residential care facilities 3,667 44.9% 20.0% 5.1% 151,718 91.3% 68.0% 24.8%
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NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to state detail 624 Social assistance 115,531 22.2% 5.3% 1.0% 2,616,342 81.2% 52.9% 24.0%
link to state detail 6241 Individual and family services 42,849 27.1% 9.8% 1.9% 1,235,841 88.3% 63.6% 27.2%
link to state detail 62411 Child and youth services 7,375 27.1% 10.6% 2.8% 161,426 83.1% 55.1% 23.2%
link to state detail 62412 Services for the elderly and persons with disabilities 16,280 38.0% 14.8% 3.2% 671,334 92.5% 67.9% 30.5%
link to state detail 62419 Other individual and family services 20,170 21.7% 9.0% 2.0% 403,081 83.5% 59.8% 23.4%
link to state detail 6242 Emergency and other relief services 10,382 27.2% 8.7% 1.8% 170,829 74.4% 35.4% 10.1%
link to state detail 62421 Community food services 2,853 21.7% 7.2% 1.4% 33,438 68.7% 26.7% 9.0%
link to state detail 62422 Community housing services 6,239 32.9% 11.3% 2.5% 112,630 76.2% 36.7% 10.8%
link to state detail 624221 Temporary shelters 3,040 44.6% 14.0% 2.9% 67,625 80.0% 35.0% 10.1%
link to state detail 624229 Other community housing services 3,390 26.1% 11.9% 2.9% 45,005 70.5% 39.4% 11.7%
link to state detail 62423 Emergency and other relief services 1,438 21.0% 7.0% 1.6% 24,761 73.6% D D
link to state detail 6243 Vocational rehabilitation services 4,464 54.2% 32.7% 7.4% 325,437 96.9% 83.6% 40.1%
link to state detail 6244 Child day care services 60,239 18.5% 2.3% 0.5% 884,235 66.9% 30.2% 16.2%

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