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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Telephone call centers
United States
By detailed employment size By year
 
U.S. - Telephone call centers 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 5,298 6,657 314,845 5,295,699
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 797 797 0 37,955
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 1,553 1,554 3,225 79,691
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 763 768 5,184 92,540
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 896 907 12,379 182,655
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 918 1,052 36,120 607,626
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 235 436 41,351 591,614
Firms with 500 employees or more 136 1,143 216,586 3,703,618
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Telephone call centers - 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 4,127 35.7% 14.4% 6.3% 428,700 96.5% 88.2% 73.1%
link to 2007 detail 2007 3,947 33.6% 12.9% 5.8% 385,757 96.2% 87.5% 74.1%
link to 2006 detail 2006 4,086 33.0% 12.1% 5.3% 383,351 96.0% 86.9% 73.7%
link to 2005 detail 2005 4,056 32.8% 12.1% 5.4% 382,803 95.9% 87.4% 74.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 4,166 31.7% 11.6% 5.2% 392,269 95.8% 87.3% 74.4%
link to 2003 detail 2003 4,226 32.1% 11.9% 5.0% 383,953 95.6% 86.7% 72.3%
link to 2002 detail 2002 4,079 29.9% 10.1% 3.9% 338,279 95.0% 85.8% 72.3%
link to 2001 detail 2001 4,443 27.5% 8.8% 3.5% 343,419 95.0% 85.5% 73.8%
link to 2000 detail 2000 4,604 26.0% 8.3% 3.2% 344,378 94.7% 85.3% 73.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 4,928 25.3% 7.9% 2.9% 323,553 94.0% 83.5% 69.9%
link to 1998 detail 1998 5,298 24.3% 7.0% 2.6% 314,845 93.4% 81.9% 68.8%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?