U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 56132 - Temporary help services
United States


 
U.S. - Temporary help services - 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 13,545 33,858 2,875,337 68,499,590
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 3,989 4,002 (5000-9999) 546,692
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 1,221 1,234 8,434 370,376
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,368 1,410 19,549 766,443
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 3,671 4,005 181,063 5,687,563
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 2,388 3,758 510,963 11,504,235
Firms with 500 employees or more 908 19,449 2,149,468 49,624,281
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 274 1,035 160,916 3,262,737
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 165 693 130,004 2,870,085
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 132 708 143,514 2,657,489
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 75 490 111,221 1,816,050
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 41 514 69,585 1,498,376
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 95 1,494 230,297 5,364,111
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 126 14,515 1,303,931 32,155,433

 

 

U.S. - Temporary help services - 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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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 13,545 51.4% 24.3% 6.7% 2,875,337 98.8% 92.5% 74.8%
link to 2007 detail 2007 12,331 51.1% 25.6% 7.5% 2,901,213 99.0% 93.6% 76.9%
link to 2006 detail 2006 11,912 52.8% 27.4% 7.9% 2,930,520 99.1% 94.0% 77.1%
link to 2005 detail 2005 11,784 52.9% 26.4% 7.3% 2,615,315 99.0% 93.1% 74.4%
link to 2004 detail 2004 11,571 52.8% 26.0% 6.4% 2,325,501 98.9% 92.2% 71.3%
link to 2003 detail 2003 11,415 54.2% 25.5% 6.7% 2,188,383 98.8% 91.5% 70.6%
link to 2002 detail 2002 10,092 53.2% 25.6% 6.8% 2,390,634 99.1% 93.4% 76.8%
link to 2001 detail 2001 11,969 48.7% 23.9% 6.6% 2,676,010 99.0% 93.6% 77.0%
link to 2000 detail 2000 11,490 50.9% 26.2% 7.3% 3,012,681 99.2% 94.5% 78.7%
link to 1999 detail 1999 11,376 50.5% 25.9% 7.0% 2,725,800 99.1% 93.9% 77.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 11,151 52.4% 26.8% 7.0% 2,549,701 99.1% 93.5% 74.9%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?