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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 561612 - Security guards and patrol services
United States


 
U.S. - Security guards and patrol 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.
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 5,840 9,713 638,312 13,882,272
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 1,977 1,978 (2500-4999) 119,817
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 752 752 5,267 94,256
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 862 863 12,560 206,309
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,505 1,551 69,334 1,196,837
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 547 743 114,260 2,244,521
Firms with 500 employees or more 197 3,826 433,887 10,020,532
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 59 264 32,235 708,850
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 20 124 17,665 450,953
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 34 122 34,798 748,222
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 9 72 12,487 218,016
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 19 175 27,401 513,409
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 22 192 46,746 849,404
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 34 2,877 (100,000+) D

 

 

U.S. - Security guards and patrol 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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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 5,840 38.5% 12.7% 3.4% 638,312 96.7% 85.9% 68.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 5,669 37.3% 12.1% 3.1% 582,742 96.5% 85.1% 66.7%
link to 2006 detail 2006 5,485 39.0% 13.0% 3.4% 604,961 97.0% 86.7% 69.0%
link to 2005 detail 2005 5,327 38.1% 12.9% 3.1% 579,840 97.0% 86.6% 68.3%
link to 2004 detail 2004 5,200 39.1% 13.0% 3.1% 561,024 96.9% 86.3% 67.4%
link to 2003 detail 2003 5,155 40.0% 13.4% 3.3% 558,116 96.9% 85.9% 66.7%
link to 2002 detail 2002 4,853 40.3% 13.6% 3.2% 517,027 96.9% 85.8% 66.5%
link to 2001 detail 2001 4,841 37.4% 13.1% 3.1% 485,352 96.8% 85.8% 66.1%
link to 2000 detail 2000 4,615 39.0% 13.8% 3.4% 483,307 97.0% 85.8% 66.3%
link to 1999 detail 1999 4,751 39.2% 13.7% 3.3% 487,689 96.9% 85.5% 65.9%
link to 1998 detail 1998 4,876 38.9% 12.8% 2.9% 482,477 96.7% 84.7% 65.0%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?