U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 5622 - Waste treatment and disposal
United States


 
U.S. - Waste treatment and disposal - by Employment Size of Enterprise
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D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 1,466 2,602 50,315 2,587,945
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 645 645 1,228 51,009
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 306 308 2,063 79,458
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 215 221 2,814 112,472
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 179 211 6,326 296,950
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 72 150 7,286 353,213
Firms with 500 employees or more 49 1,067 30,598 1,694,843
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 7 26 1,291 68,547
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 4 5 (100-249) D
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 4 42 (500-999) 34,916
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 5 24 1,433 104,022
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 2 2 (100-249) D
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 9 245 5,761 348,762
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 18 723 20,921 1,116,989

 

 

U.S. - Waste treatment and disposal - 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 1,466 20.5% 8.3% 3.3% 50,315 87.9% 75.3% 60.8%
link to 2007 detail 2007 1,586 19.5% 8.1% 3.3% 56,755 88.0% 76.1% 60.8%
link to 2006 detail 2006 1,575 20.4% 8.1% 3.2% 56,343 88.2% 76.3% 60.5%
link to 2005 detail 2005 1,592 20.5% 7.5% 3.6% 53,858 88.0% 74.1% 60.1%
link to 2004 detail 2004 1,595 19.6% 7.2% 3.2% 55,345 88.6% 75.9% 59.6%
link to 2003 detail 2003 1,566 17.9% 6.7% 3.3% 61,771 89.6% 79.5% 69.3%
link to 2002 detail 2002 1,627 19.6% 7.1% 3.3% 59,280 89.3% 77.3% 63.8%
link to 2001 detail 2001 1,689 20.0% 7.3% 3.4% 63,598 89.6% 77.5% 64.7%
link to 2000 detail 2000 1,639 20.0% 7.1% 3.5% 56,647 88.9% 75.5% 61.1%
link to 1999 detail 1999 1,668 19.4% 7.0% 3.5% 51,801 88.3% 74.3% 58.9%
link to 1998 detail 1998 1,663 20.0% 7.0% 3.5% 52,756 88.8% 73.7% 59.8%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?