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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 221 - Utilities
United States


 
U.S. - Utilities - 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 5,756 16,960 639,403 54,945,884
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 2,987 2,992 5,922 212,399
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 911 929 5,858 224,243
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 479 541 6,354 376,022
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 868 1,434 38,756 2,405,140
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 314 1,224 51,640 3,567,902
Firms with 500 employees or more 197 9,840 530,873 48,160,178
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 25 214 11,548 1,071,650
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 23 285 10,645 898,194
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 24 336 16,168 1,299,776
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 18 490 22,406 2,017,257
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 9 447 13,715 1,027,301
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 29 1,070 55,951 4,639,590
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 69 6,998 400,440 37,206,410

 
 
U.S. - Utilities - by Year
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D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
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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 5,756 24.0% 8.9% 3.4% 639,403 97.2% 91.1% 83.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 6,123 22.5% 8.3% 3.3% 622,757 96.9% 90.7% 82.3%
link to 2006 detail 2006 6,554 20.8% 7.5% 3.0% 614,427 96.5% 90.3% 82.2%
link to 2005 detail 2005 6,660 20.4% 7.4% 3.0% 633,106 96.6% 90.6% 82.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 6,695 20.2% 7.2% 2.9% 634,734 96.6% 90.6% 83.1%
link to 2003 detail 2003 7,132 19.0% 6.7% 2.8% 675,938 D D D
link to 2002 detail 2002 7,603 18.3% 6.4% 2.6% 648,254 96.3% 90.2% 82.9%
link to 2001 detail 2001 7,283 19.1% 6.7% 2.9% 654,484 96.5% 90.4% 83.8%
link to 2000 detail 2000 7,022 19.6% 7.0% 3.1% 655,230 96.7% 90.7% 84.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 6,663 20.3% 7.3% 3.4% 667,062 97.0% 91.2% 84.7%
link to 1998 detail 1998 6,603 20.7% 7.6% 3.5% 682,227 97.1% 91.5% 84.8%

 
 
Utilities - 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.
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
United States 5,756 24.0% 8.9% 3.4% 639,403 97.2% 91.1% 83.0%
Alabama 105 37.1% 19.0% 14.3% 14,867 97.9% D D
Alaska 55 36.4% 12.7% 1.8% 1,775 90.2% D D
Arizona 160 25.6% 19.4% 11.3% (10k-24999) D D D
Arkansas 146 26.0% 17.1% 10.3% 7,640 95.2% D D
California 484 18.2% 11.6% 8.7% (50k-99999) D D D
Colorado 201 26.9% 13.4% 9.5% 10,275 95.4% D D
Connecticut 64 50.0% 40.6% 26.6% (5000-9999) D D D
Delaware 28 35.7% 35.7% 25.0% 2,576 D D D
District of Columbia 31 90.3% 90.3% 87.1% (1000-2499) D D D
Florida 281 26.0% 17.1% 10.0% 26,954 97.1% 93.0% 78.9%
Georgia 122 59.0% 36.1% 16.4% (10k-24999) D D D
Hawaii 24 54.2% 45.8% 29.2% 3,054 98.3% D D
Idaho 114 20.2% 11.4% 10.5% 3,688 91.1% D D
Illinois 172 41.9% 19.8% 17.4% 27,267 98.3% D 91.9%
Indiana 184 35.9% 13.6% 10.3% 15,940 96.2% D 80.4%
Iowa 83 57.8% 20.5% 14.5% (5000-9999) D D D
Kansas 76 52.6% 27.6% 19.7% 7,314 96.9% D 74.7%
Kentucky 92 45.7% 28.3% 16.3% 7,958 96.6% 84.4% 67.2%
Louisiana 231 18.2% 12.6% 8.7% (10k-24999) D D D
Maine 48 43.8% 31.3% 20.8% (2500-4999) D D D
Maryland 53 49.1% 41.5% 35.8% 10,446 99.0% D 89.3%
Massachusetts 88 45.5% 37.5% 27.3% 12,744 98.6% 95.3% 87.1%
Michigan 93 47.3% 35.5% 29.0% (10k-24999) D D D
Minnesota 104 60.6% 30.8% 19.2% (10k-24999) D D D
Mississippi 353 12.5% 7.4% 3.7% 8,963 87.4% D D
Missouri 110 59.1% 26.4% 17.3% 16,531 98.6% 87.8% 80.1%
Montana 79 36.7% 13.9% 8.9% 2,901 93.7% D 64.6%
Nebraska 30 53.3% 36.7% 33.3% 1,435 97.0% D 86.2%
Nevada 52 46.2% 26.9% 17.3% (5000-9999) D D D
New Hampshire 43 48.8% 41.9% 30.2% 3,234 96.4% 92.9% 78.4%
New Jersey 79 46.8% 34.2% 31.6% 17,318 99.2% D 95.2%
New Mexico 141 21.3% 11.3% 7.1% 5,143 92.7% D D
New York 184 40.8% 27.7% 21.2% 39,688 98.8% 96.2% 92.9%
North Carolina 147 40.8% 23.8% 13.6% 20,876 98.1% 92.0% 83.5%
North Dakota 35 71.4% 20.0% 14.3% (2500-4999) D D D
Ohio 161 45.3% 18.6% 13.0% 26,974 98.5% 92.4% 88.8%
Oklahoma 131 45.0% 24.4% 13.7% 9,303 97.0% D D
Oregon 114 30.7% 15.8% 11.4% 7,576 D 85.6% 84.8%
Pennsylvania 181 41.4% 26.5% 22.1% 30,941 98.3% D 92.8%
Rhode Island 10 50.0% 40.0% 40.0% (1000-2499) D D D
South Carolina 99 42.4% 22.2% 9.1% 12,030 97.4% 90.4% 76.8%
South Dakota 66 45.5% 15.2% 12.1% 2,154 86.8% D D
Tennessee 60 70.0% 40.0% 25.0% 3,473 97.8% 67.2% 32.7%
Texas 934 20.3% 11.3% 6.4% 47,235 93.6% 85.7% 73.4%
Utah 75 24.0% 16.0% 12.0% 4,542 D D 74.7%
Vermont 23 47.8% 43.5% 21.7% 1,997 97.5% D D
Virginia 100 54.0% 42.0% 30.0% 15,935 99.0% 96.4% 86.9%
Washington 192 16.1% 10.4% 7.3% 7,453 92.1% D D
West Virginia 65 35.4% 26.2% 21.5% 6,516 D D 86.7%
Wisconsin 67 64.2% 26.9% 22.4% 14,970 99.2% D 91.5%
Wyoming 42 52.4% 33.3% 23.8% 2,402 D D 74.1%

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