U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 6113 - Colleges and universities
United States


 
U.S. - Colleges and universities - 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 2,424 4,153 1,622,296 57,058,925
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 489 493 (500-999) 45,447
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 192 192 1,268 38,841
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 158 159 2,266 76,599
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 359 371 17,284 539,055
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 481 561 123,946 3,438,755
Firms with 500 employees or more 745 2,377 1,476,697 52,920,228
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 198 287 122,163 2,879,226
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 122 161 101,432 2,503,348
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 163 396 193,956 4,906,460
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 85 177 141,712 3,809,037
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 43 102 83,310 2,179,806
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 64 406 195,031 6,784,192
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 70 848 639,093 29,858,159

 

 

U.S. - Colleges and universities - 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 2,424 65.4% 50.6% 30.7% 1,622,296 99.7% 98.7% 91.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 2,456 64.7% 49.8% 30.0% 1,572,333 99.7% 98.6% 90.7%
link to 2006 detail 2006 2,361 66.2% 51.2% 30.7% 1,534,226 99.7% 98.6% 90.3%
link to 2005 detail 2005 2,384 66.1% 50.8% 29.9% 1,508,355 99.7% 98.6% 90.0%
link to 2004 detail 2004 2,479 64.1% 48.8% 28.2% 1,497,201 99.7% 98.5% 89.5%
link to 2003 detail 2003 2,568 62.9% 47.2% 26.1% 1,435,661 99.7% 98.3% 88.5%
link to 2002 detail 2002 2,593 62.2% 47.2% 25.5% 1,403,085 99.7% 98.3% 88.0%
link to 2001 detail 2001 2,454 64.0% 48.9% 26.5% 1,357,358 99.7% 98.3% 87.8%
link to 2000 detail 2000 2,448 63.7% 48.4% 26.1% 1,332,535 99.7% 98.3% 87.4%
link to 1999 detail 1999 2,394 64.8% 48.7% 26.1% 1,301,801 99.7% 98.2% 87.2%
link to 1998 detail 1998 2,366 64.7% 48.9% 25.9% 1,260,468 99.7% 98.1% 86.9%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?