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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 624 - Social assistance
United States


 
U.S. - Social assistance - 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.
Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 115,531 155,199 2,616,342 51,688,726
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 50,324 50,365 85,993 1,923,732
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 19,983 20,050 135,411 2,490,480
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 19,589 20,116 269,590 4,939,837
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 19,569 27,629 740,292 14,711,539
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 4,946 21,298 757,517 15,371,765
Firms with 500 employees or more 1,120 15,741 627,539 12,251,373
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 465 4,030 152,802 3,249,582
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 180 1,694 76,640 1,473,786
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 188 1,928 100,192 1,926,088
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 65 707 41,014 819,016
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 53 1,094 40,809 703,232
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 76 1,050 54,101 1,098,014
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 93 5,238 161,981 2,981,655

 
 
U.S. - Social assistance - 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 115,531 22.2% 5.3% 1.0% 2,616,342 81.2% 52.9% 24.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 113,068 21.6% 4.9% 0.9% 2,459,657 80.7% 51.8% 23.3%
link to 2006 detail 2006 112,083 21.3% 4.9% 0.9% 2,404,403 80.3% 51.4% 22.5%
link to 2005 detail 2005 111,439 20.5% 4.8% 0.8% 2,321,402 79.9% 51.6% 22.3%
link to 2004 detail 2004 108,785 20.4% 4.7% 0.8% 2,228,951 79.5% 51.0% 21.8%
link to 2003 detail 2003 106,239 20.4% 4.8% 0.8% 2,188,670 79.6% 51.3% 22.0%
link to 2002 detail 2002 102,620 20.4% 4.8% 0.8% 2,090,743 79.5% 51.1% 21.3%
link to 2001 detail 2001 98,286 20.8% 4.9% 0.8% 2,041,633 79.6% 50.9% 21.1%
link to 2000 detail 2000 96,080 20.5% 4.8% 0.8% 1,935,699 79.0% 49.8% 20.3%
link to 1999 detail 1999 93,854 20.0% 4.7% 0.7% 1,830,338 78.2% 48.9% 19.5%
link to 1998 detail 1998 94,365 19.2% 4.4% 0.7% 1,753,492 77.4% 48.0% 18.9%

 
 
Social assistance - by State
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.
State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
United States 115,531 22.2% 5.3% 1.0% 2,616,342 81.2% 52.9% 24.0%
Alabama 1,701 19.9% 4.6% 1.4% 27,018 69.5% 35.4% 10.3%
Alaska 372 24.2% 8.6% 1.6% 8,070 80.7% 52.9% 10.1%
Arizona 1,581 28.1% 7.7% 2.3% 41,888 85.6% 56.0% 26.4%
Arkansas 1,238 21.2% 6.3% 1.8% 25,502 80.2% 51.9% 19.5%
California 11,850 20.5% 5.4% 1.1% 253,261 82.5% 54.5% 23.9%
Colorado 2,055 21.3% 5.2% 1.5% 37,552 77.4% 45.5% 19.0%
Connecticut 1,594 32.1% 10.4% 1.9% 43,731 83.9% 55.6% 18.8%
Delaware 444 29.3% 9.7% 5.2% 9,095 77.8% 46.7% 14.1%
District of Columbia 553 36.7% 11.6% 5.2% 15,024 84.6% 53.5% 32.5%
Florida 6,077 18.3% 4.3% 1.1% 108,407 74.0% 46.0% 20.7%
Georgia 3,433 24.2% 3.6% 1.4% 65,579 76.4% 39.2% 23.6%
Hawaii 358 28.8% 9.8% 2.2% 11,549 86.8% 62.3% 33.1%
Idaho 886 17.0% 4.5% 1.7% 12,702 71.2% 36.5% 9.8%
Illinois 4,201 25.0% 7.2% 1.8% 121,265 85.5% 62.3% 34.0%
Indiana 2,385 21.7% 6.3% 1.6% 48,619 81.7% 53.2% 16.7%
Iowa 1,345 27.2% 8.0% 2.2% 29,084 82.0% 49.3% 16.6%
Kansas 1,244 21.3% 7.0% 1.7% 27,945 83.7% 60.3% 21.0%
Kentucky 1,699 22.9% 5.9% 1.9% 33,815 75.3% 44.1% 16.5%
Louisiana 2,128 23.6% 5.3% 1.4% 43,349 76.9% 43.7% 15.0%
Maine 957 20.0% 8.6% 1.8% 17,342 82.0% 57.4% 16.3%
Maryland 2,006 25.8% 8.1% 2.3% 50,784 83.7% 57.6% 27.7%
Massachusetts 2,818 27.9% 9.7% 2.7% 92,982 86.4% 65.8% 35.8%
Michigan 3,597 17.8% 5.4% 1.3% 63,192 78.0% 51.8% 18.2%
Minnesota 2,629 23.7% 7.3% 1.7% 67,494 86.7% 60.7% 27.3%
Mississippi 1,155 15.9% 4.2% 1.4% 19,541 71.1% D D
Missouri 3,060 20.3% 5.5% 1.2% 57,500 80.0% 47.9% 16.1%
Montana 800 14.1% 5.0% 1.3% 10,529 70.7% 46.0% 14.9%
Nebraska 965 19.9% 5.2% 1.0% 15,689 76.2% 43.3% 6.7%
Nevada 636 28.1% 8.3% 3.8% 13,602 80.8% 42.4% 12.6%
New Hampshire 773 20.4% 6.3% 2.1% 14,367 75.7% 48.7% 15.2%
New Jersey 3,291 30.0% 6.0% 1.3% 75,398 79.1% 42.0% 14.2%
New Mexico 858 29.4% 8.2% 2.4% 23,210 86.3% 57.0% 25.0%
New York 6,962 28.5% 9.8% 2.9% 240,022 89.1% 67.6% 36.3%
North Carolina 4,260 22.2% 4.0% 0.9% 78,981 74.6% 39.7% 15.2%
North Dakota 398 22.6% 7.5% 0.8% 7,465 78.3% D D
Ohio 3,960 29.8% 8.1% 1.7% 108,215 83.5% 53.1% 20.0%
Oklahoma 1,595 20.4% 5.2% 1.5% 32,191 78.6% 50.1% 24.9%
Oregon 1,603 19.1% 7.3% 1.7% 28,426 79.1% 54.3% 20.5%
Pennsylvania 5,704 24.0% 7.0% 1.8% 142,613 83.7% 57.7% 27.6%
Rhode Island 505 27.3% 11.1% 3.8% 12,318 79.9% 54.9% 24.0%
South Carolina 1,570 21.5% 4.7% 1.9% 27,570 72.7% 37.6% 17.1%
South Dakota 453 19.0% 6.0% 0.7% 6,661 76.4% 45.6% 7.4%
Tennessee 2,278 20.1% 5.3% 1.8% 42,433 75.7% 46.8% 20.4%
Texas 7,504 23.2% 4.2% 1.2% 175,068 79.3% 49.5% 30.2%
Utah 756 20.0% 4.4% 1.3% 10,785 70.1% 30.3% 5.5%
Vermont 544 17.6% 3.9% 1.1% 7,103 67.6% D D
Virginia 2,761 26.1% 5.8% 1.8% 59,458 80.4% 46.3% 20.0%
Washington 3,485 17.1% 4.4% 1.3% 63,089 80.6% 53.8% 30.1%
West Virginia 746 28.7% 10.9% 2.3% 20,277 84.4% 56.4% 14.3%
Wisconsin 2,787 23.3% 6.2% 1.7% 63,706 80.6% 52.6% 22.0%
Wyoming 401 17.0% 3.7% 0.7% 4,876 65.9% D D

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