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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1999:
Broadcasting & telecommunications
United States
By detailed employment size By year By state
 
U.S. - Broadcasting & telecommunications by Employment Size of Enterprise
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Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 17,628 50,852 1,504,242 76,010,594
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 2,703 2,743 0 309,973
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 6,135 6,170 12,988 416,169
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 2,991 3,034 20,068 586,084
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 2,527 2,674 34,103 968,315
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 2,407 3,243 91,382 3,333,414
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 554 1,992 91,856 4,062,829
Firms with 500 employees or more 311 30,996 1,253,845 66,333,810
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Broadcasting & telecommunications - by Year
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More
data
Year Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
  2002 17,013 18.2% 5.1% 2.0% 1,698,408 96.2% 91.2% 86.2%
link to 2001 detail 2001 17,641 18.9% 5.3% 2.1% 1,777,015 96.2% 90.9% 85.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 18,137 18.5% 5.0% 1.9% 1,631,832 95.8% 90.0% 84.2%
link to 1999 detail 1999 17,628 18.6% 4.9% 1.8% 1,504,242 95.5% 89.5% 83.4%
link to 1998 detail 1998 17,151 19.0% 5.0% 1.7% 1,462,701 95.4% 89.1% 82.7%

 

 

Broadcasting & telecommunications by State
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State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
United States 17,628 18.6% 4.9% 1.8% 1,504,242 95.5% 89.5% 83.4%
Alabama 369 33.9% 19.8% 13.8% 21,459 93.5% 86.3% 77.2%
Alaska 108 28.7% 11.1% 7.4% 4,037 D D D
Arizona 348 36.2% 23.9% 18.7% 26,002 96.2% 90.8% 87.2%
Arkansas 231 27.7% 14.7% 11.7% 10,058 90.8% 81.3% 78.4%
California 2,151 22.1% 9.9% 5.6% 163,649 95.7% 89.6% 84.1%
Colorado 489 32.9% 20.2% 14.9% 47,228 97.0% 93.2% 89.7%
Connecticut 220 36.8% 23.6% 19.1% 21,913 96.9% 92.4% 89.5%
Delaware 66 40.9% 30.3% 27.3% (2500-4999) D D D
District of Columbia 116 54.3% 41.4% 29.3% 9,822 98.2% 94.0% 83.3%
Florida 1,401 19.2% 11.2% 7.1% 84,750 95.5% 91.0% 84.9%
Georgia 741 27.4% 15.5% 10.7% 68,933 96.5% 91.2% 86.8%
Hawaii 92 50.0% 31.5% 28.3% 4,595 93.3% 82.9% 82.7%
Idaho 129 46.5% 29.5% 27.1% 5,727 D D 77.3%
Illinois 768 30.2% 18.2% 11.3% 60,553 96.2% 91.1% 85.2%
Indiana 406 36.2% 19.5% 14.8% 20,160 93.4% 81.8% 73.5%
Iowa 355 30.1% 16.9% 12.7% 16,078 89.9% 81.6% 77.0%
Kansas 231 39.4% 24.2% 18.2% 21,535 96.2% 91.5% 86.6%
Kentucky 335 28.7% 18.8% 14.3% 14,300 91.3% 82.3% 72.5%
Louisiana 308 35.1% 23.1% 14.9% 18,372 94.2% 87.7% 75.7%
Maine 115 36.5% 20.0% 15.7% 4,699 92.6% 76.9% 62.6%
Maryland 381 32.0% 20.7% 15.7% 33,173 97.0% 92.8% 86.4%
Massachusetts 421 29.7% 16.9% 12.1% 40,905 97.0% 92.9% 88.8%
Michigan 606 30.0% 15.7% 11.1% 35,224 94.8% 86.4% 81.0%
Minnesota 415 34.9% 17.3% 12.8% 23,064 93.4% 81.8% 72.2%
Mississippi 224 35.7% 24.6% 18.8% 10,206 91.7% 81.8% 71.5%
Missouri 453 34.9% 18.5% 12.6% 41,253 96.1% 89.9% 85.6%
Montana 127 31.5% 21.3% 15.0% 3,712 D D D
Nebraska 165 41.8% 27.3% 20.0% 9,255 92.8% 81.5% 74.2%
Nevada 214 34.6% 23.8% 19.2% 10,138 93.9% 86.5% 83.5%
New Hampshire 117 38.5% 23.1% 18.8% 4,331 D D 73.7%
New Jersey 534 22.1% 14.2% 10.3% 65,039 97.6% 94.8% 91.1%
New Mexico 166 44.6% 30.1% 25.3% 8,970 93.6% 84.7% 81.2%
New York 1,260 25.0% 13.2% 8.3% 120,239 96.9% 92.3% 87.0%
North Carolina 519 26.2% 15.0% 11.6% 35,168 94.4% 89.1% 83.0%
North Dakota 110 43.6% 21.8% 15.5% (2500-4999) D D D
Ohio 545 31.7% 16.0% 12.3% 48,336 96.3% 89.6% 86.6%
Oklahoma 288 32.6% 20.1% 15.6% 19,358 95.1% 89.2% 84.8%
Oregon 289 35.6% 21.8% 14.5% 14,487 92.6% 82.8% 68.9%
Pennsylvania 651 33.5% 17.7% 10.1% 57,284 96.0% 89.5% 81.0%
Rhode Island 62 46.8% 30.6% 27.4% 3,703 D D D
South Carolina 282 31.2% 21.3% 16.3% 16,426 94.5% 87.6% 74.5%
South Dakota 109 45.0% 22.9% 14.7% 4,291 91.8% 74.4% 57.8%
Tennessee 419 31.5% 18.6% 13.4% 23,877 93.7% 86.4% 80.7%
Texas 1,445 27.3% 13.4% 7.3% 116,242 95.8% 89.7% 82.2%
Utah 185 36.8% 26.5% 21.1% 10,441 95.8% 90.0% 82.5%
Vermont 91 37.4% 20.9% 15.4% 2,519 87.5% 68.4% 57.2%
Virginia 538 30.7% 20.3% 13.8% 53,393 96.4% 93.1% 85.6%
Washington 423 31.9% 20.1% 14.7% 32,895 D D 86.1%
West Virginia 155 35.5% 21.9% 16.1% 8,260 92.8% 85.2% 74.6%
Wisconsin 318 34.6% 18.9% 14.8% 19,234 93.4% 84.2% 76.9%
Wyoming 90 35.6% 23.3% 21.1% (1000-2499) D D D
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?