U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 51 - Information
California

By industry
 
California - Information - 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 14,391 21,084 556,837 47,606,345
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 9,162 9,174 11,537 1,653,957
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 1,660 1,670 10,974 699,713
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,224 1,248 16,176 1,088,316
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,455 1,650 55,400 4,128,072
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 481 778 59,474 4,561,401
Firms with 500 employees or more 409 6,564 403,276 35,474,886

 
 
California - Information - by Year
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More
data
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 14,391 16.3% 6.2% 2.8% 556,837 93.1% 83.1% 72.4%
link to 2007 detail 2007 14,811 14.5% 5.4% 2.6% 516,471 92.4% 82.7% 72.4%
link to 2006 detail 2006 14,265 15.1% 5.7% 2.6% 525,756 92.6% 82.9% 72.7%
link to 2005 detail 2005 14,040 15.4% 5.7% 2.7% 509,258 92.5% 82.6% 72.2%
link to 2004 detail 2004 13,914 16.2% 5.9% 2.8% 503,741 92.2% 81.8% 71.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 14,136 17.0% 6.2% 2.9% 515,192 92.4% 81.6% 70.6%
link to 2002 detail 2002 14,850 15.7% 5.8% 2.7% 507,689 91.8% 81.3% 70.7%
link to 2001 detail 2001 14,854 17.1% 6.1% 2.8% 565,276 92.1% 80.7% 68.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 15,304 16.8% 5.9% 2.7% 527,107 91.4% 79.1% 66.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 14,397 15.4% 5.7% 2.6% 470,149 91.1% 79.8% 68.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 13,758 15.8% 5.6% 2.6% 474,931 91.5% 80.7% 69.7%

 
 
California - Information - by Subsector
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.
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 +
51 Information 14,391 16.3% 6.2% 2.8% 556,837 93.1% 83.1% 72.4%
511 Publishing industries (except Internet) 3,051 28.8% 11.9% 5.8% 162,041 93.4% 81.3% 67.4%
512 Motion picture and sound recording industries 6,704 6.6% 2.2% 0.9% 157,601 91.2% 84.3% 77.5%
515 Broadcasting (except Internet) 562 34.0% 17.3% 8.5% 36,555 94.9% 85.0% 67.2%
517 Telecommunications 1,654 17.9% 7.7% 4.3% 120,407 96.2% 90.8% 85.7%
518 Data processing, hosting and related services 1,552 28.0% 11.0% 6.1% 43,223 88.8% 65.7% 47.4%
519 Other information services 983 22.0% 9.1% 5.0% 37,010 92.4% D D

All-sector table By industry

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