U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 5241 - Insurance carriers
United States


 
U.S. - Insurance carriers - 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 6,583 35,653 1,518,138 108,775,329
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 3,718 3,722 6,769 260,467
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 900 920 5,810 240,652
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 482 520 6,305 324,124
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 603 890 25,330 1,591,344
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 427 1,288 76,518 5,595,314
Firms with 500 employees or more 453 28,313 1,397,406 100,763,428
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 55 326 24,017 1,750,902
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 48 443 25,910 1,795,964
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 49 1,055 41,024 2,978,639
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 31 519 31,943 2,330,918
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 28 522 34,547 2,397,567
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 84 2,743 155,297 10,895,759
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 158 22,705 1,084,668 78,613,679

 

 

U.S. - Insurance carriers - 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.
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
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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 6,583 22.5% 13.4% 6.9% 1,518,138 98.8% 97.1% 92.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 7,702 19.5% 11.1% 5.9% 1,423,578 98.4% 96.5% 91.9%
link to 2006 detail 2006 7,658 19.9% 11.3% 5.9% 1,438,696 98.4% 96.4% 91.4%
link to 2005 detail 2005 7,392 20.8% 11.7% 6.2% 1,406,087 98.5% 96.4% 91.3%
link to 2004 detail 2004 6,975 22.5% 12.6% 6.5% 1,494,476 98.6% 96.6% 91.7%
link to 2003 detail 2003 6,294 25.5% 14.7% 7.6% 1,509,446 D D 91.9%
link to 2002 detail 2002 5,930 25.8% 15.1% 8.0% 1,500,814 98.9% 97.1% 92.4%
link to 2001 detail 2001 5,957 26.0% 15.2% 7.9% 1,505,007 98.9% 97.1% 92.1%
link to 2000 detail 2000 5,548 28.6% 16.7% 8.6% 1,489,183 98.9% 97.1% 91.7%
link to 1999 detail 1999 5,394 30.1% 17.2% 9.3% 1,549,222 99.0% 97.1% 92.2%
link to 1998 detail 1998 5,081 31.3% 18.0% 9.4% 1,532,559 99.1% 97.2% 92.2%


All-sector table

Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?