U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 325 - Chemical manufacturing
United States


 
U.S. - Chemical manufacturing - 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 10,043 13,640 810,788 52,966,821
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 3,254 3,254 6,025 439,362
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 1,610 1,612 10,837 474,489
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,408 1,423 19,226 935,536
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 2,319 2,577 93,640 4,650,988
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 875 1,479 129,793 7,160,242
Firms with 500 employees or more 577 3,295 551,267 39,306,204
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 109 268 34,334 2,067,672
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 49 141 18,429 1,136,017
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 63 226 30,078 1,790,175
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 57 303 30,728 2,029,086
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 40 175 21,994 1,401,047
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 103 684 92,158 6,079,202
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 156 1,498 323,546 24,803,005

 
 
U.S. - Chemical manufacturing - 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 10,043 37.5% 14.5% 5.7% 810,788 95.5% 84.0% 68.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 9,772 35.4% 14.2% 5.9% 793,717 95.4% 84.9% 69.7%
link to 2006 detail 2006 9,608 36.5% 14.4% 5.9% 805,064 95.6% 85.1% 69.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 9,536 36.5% 14.4% 5.9% 810,368 95.7% 85.2% 70.2%
link to 2004 detail 2004 9,523 36.9% 14.5% 6.1% 823,020 95.7% 85.2% 70.5%
link to 2003 detail 2003 9,468 37.0% 14.9% 6.2% 841,375 95.8% 85.8% 71.5%
link to 2002 detail 2002 9,341 35.7% 14.6% 6.1% 827,430 95.8% 86.4% 72.7%
link to 2001 detail 2001 9,535 36.2% 14.4% 6.2% 869,761 95.9% 86.4% 73.4%
link to 2000 detail 2000 9,530 36.1% 14.6% 6.3% 885,848 96.0% 86.8% 74.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 9,557 35.9% 14.6% 6.4% 886,354 95.9% 86.8% 74.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 9,660 35.8% 14.5% 6.4% 900,706 95.9% 86.7% 74.2%

 
 
Chemical manufacturing - by State
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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 10,043 37.5% 14.5% 5.7% 810,788 95.5% 84.0% 68.0%
Alabama 162 62.3% 44.4% 27.8% 11,970 97.4% 88.7% 67.0%
Alaska 4 25.0%0.0 0.0 (20-99) D D D
Arizona 161 49.7% 23.0% 11.8% 4,925 92.4% 61.9% 31.5%
Arkansas 101 54.5% 34.7% 23.8% 5,572 94.6% 84.4% 63.9%
California 1,429 39.0% 18.3% 9.4% 76,965 93.4% 78.9% 60.8%
Colorado 179 40.2% 24.0% 15.6% 7,496 92.7% 79.9% 60.9%
Connecticut 164 47.6% 25.0% 15.9% 7,352 93.3% 74.2% 52.3%
Delaware 49 67.3% 57.1% 46.9% 6,359 98.2% 96.4% 88.5%
District of Columbia 3 0.00.0 0.0 (1-19) D D D
Florida 499 37.3% 20.8% 13.4% 20,728 93.2% 79.1% 60.4%
Georgia 406 51.2% 33.0% 21.4% 21,868 94.6% 83.4% 62.5%
Hawaii 26 26.9% 7.7% 3.8% 256 64.1% D D
Idaho 67 28.4% 22.4% 11.9% 2,026 87.9% D D
Illinois 650 52.9% 31.7% 19.2% 54,590 96.8% 88.2% 74.1%
Indiana 286 59.4% 35.0% 21.0% 22,201 96.8% 84.3% 70.5%
Iowa 162 63.0% 36.4% 22.2% 9,740 96.8% 78.9% 52.2%
Kansas 134 59.0% 40.3% 29.1% 8,053 95.9% 83.9% 69.4%
Kentucky 168 61.3% 40.5% 29.8% 13,473 97.2% 87.4% 74.0%
Louisiana 157 63.7% 51.0% 36.3% 20,951 98.2% 95.2% 84.8%
Maine 49 46.9% 26.5% 14.3% 1,527 89.8% 66.3% 22.5%
Maryland 175 49.7% 37.7% 23.4% 10,950 94.9% 86.9% 68.5%
Massachusetts 316 49.4% 25.3% 15.2% 18,208 93.8% 77.6% 59.7%
Michigan 363 47.7% 28.4% 18.2% 28,370 95.6% 86.5% 69.2%
Minnesota 253 48.6% 27.7% 14.2% 10,844 93.4% 73.7% 39.6%
Mississippi 115 56.5% 40.9% 26.1% 6,678 96.0% 86.2% 60.5%
Missouri 298 44.6% 28.9% 19.8% 20,139 95.1% 86.3% 72.9%
Montana 40 27.5% 17.5% 15.0% (250-499) D D D
Nebraska 82 68.3% 36.6% 23.2% 3,769 95.9% 67.8% 54.6%
Nevada 64 39.1% 26.6% 15.6% 1,273 83.7% 65.1% 32.1%
New Hampshire 56 46.4% 19.6% 7.1% 2,113 92.0% 65.7% 38.3%
New Jersey 629 49.8% 26.4% 16.4% 52,815 96.3% 84.8% 69.8%
New Mexico 47 31.9% 25.5% 14.9% 1,103 86.0% D 54.5%
New York 533 46.5% 24.2% 14.3% 46,014 96.4% 86.4% 70.1%
North Carolina 397 51.1% 29.5% 20.9% 37,811 97.0% 88.7% 81.4%
North Dakota 20 30.0% 25.0% 15.0% 360 D D D
Ohio 589 58.6% 31.7% 18.7% 40,465 95.9% 81.2% 59.5%
Oklahoma 139 40.3% 20.9% 15.8% 3,448 89.2% 60.3% 48.0%
Oregon 175 41.7% 23.4% 14.9% 4,729 87.1% 61.5% 43.7%
Pennsylvania 555 46.5% 22.9% 15.7% 37,020 94.9% 80.5% 68.9%
Rhode Island 63 47.6% 25.4% 22.2% 4,223 94.9% D D
South Carolina 231 61.9% 44.6% 29.4% 29,079 98.3% 92.2% 81.5%
South Dakota 44 47.7% 13.6% 9.1% 1,253 91.9% D D
Tennessee 251 55.4% 38.6% 22.7% 27,461 97.6% 92.1% 75.9%
Texas 938 44.2% 26.3% 15.0% 70,155 96.0% 86.1% 72.5%
Utah 134 44.8% 26.1% 15.7% 7,353 94.3% 81.3% 66.0%
Vermont 30 43.3% 30.0% 16.7% 1,164 D D 33.2%
Virginia 158 61.4% 41.8% 27.8% 15,174 97.9% 90.5% 78.0%
Washington 249 39.0% 22.5% 17.7% 5,848 87.0% 62.8% 47.7%
West Virginia 69 69.6% 56.5% 39.1% 9,574 98.5% 95.2% 84.0%
Wisconsin 309 50.8% 25.9% 15.2% 14,192 94.2% 73.9% 54.2%
Wyoming 36 61.1% 52.8% 41.7% 2,565 97.0% D 91.8%

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