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By detailed employment size By year
 
U.S. - Database & directory publishers 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 1,146 1,370 46,240 2,418,061
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 108 109 0 6,695
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 456 456 1,023 37,223
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 197 197 1,299 63,324
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 150 154 2,057 115,385
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 136 138 5,370 258,105
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 43 61 7,187 334,022
Firms with 500 employees or more 56 255 29,304 1,603,307
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Directory and mailing list publishers - 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 1,045 18.5% 7.2% 3.3% 52,514 92.3% 84.1% 72.8%
link to 2007 detail 2007 1,111 19.1% 7.8% 4.5% 56,335 92.4% 83.8% 75.1%
link to 2006 detail 2006 1,098 19.5% 7.4% 3.9% 56,456 92.5% 83.9% 74.0%
link to 2005 detail 2005 1,113 21.0% 7.8% 4.7% 57,042 92.7% 82.9% 73.4%
link to 2004 detail 2004 1,141 20.7% 8.0% 4.9% 56,283 92.2% 82.0% 71.4%
link to 2003 detail 2003 1,102 21.0% 8.3% 4.8% 51,956 92.0% 81.9% 69.4%
link to 2002 detail 2002 1,136 17.6% 7.2% 4.6% 46,913 91.7% 82.2% 71.3%
link to 2001 detail 2001 1,164 20.4% 7.9% 4.7% 45,096 90.3% 77.9% 64.2%
link to 2000 detail 2000 1,146 20.5% 8.6% 4.9% 46,240 90.5% 78.9% 63.4%
link to 1999 detail 1999 849 21.6% 10.5% 5.2% 31,665 90.6% 79.6% 57.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 1,139 19.8% 7.6% 3.8% 38,024 88.5% 74.4% 56.8%


All-sector table By detailed employment size By year Data in formats for downloading

Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?