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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2001:
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U.S. - Utilities 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 7,283 17,702 654,484 41,942,303
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 561 562 0 43,397
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 3,586 3,591 7,954 174,593
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 1,172 1,176 7,452 205,584
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 574 619 7,609 284,148
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 904 1,389 39,840 1,793,594
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 272 1,001 43,115 2,174,784
Firms with 500 employees or more 214 9,364 548,514 37,266,203
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 47 454 20,396 1,216,270
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 16 119 10,155 647,009
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 33 781 34,718 2,487,346
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 118 8,010 483,245 32,915,578
        Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 35 1,190 56,280 3,719,532
        Firms with 5,000 to 9,999 employees 34 1,770 104,676 7,141,562
        Firms with 10,000 employees or more 49 5,050 322,289 22,054,484
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Utilities - 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 5,756 24.0% 8.9% 3.4% 639,403 97.2% 91.1% 83.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 6,123 22.5% 8.3% 3.3% 622,757 96.9% 90.7% 82.3%
link to 2006 detail 2006 6,554 20.8% 7.5% 3.0% 614,427 96.5% 90.3% 82.2%
link to 2005 detail 2005 6,660 20.4% 7.4% 3.0% 633,106 96.6% 90.6% 82.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 6,695 20.2% 7.2% 2.9% 634,734 96.6% 90.6% 83.1%
link to 2003 detail 2003 7,132 19.0% 6.7% 2.8% 675,938 D D D
link to 2002 detail 2002 7,603 18.3% 6.4% 2.6% 648,254 96.3% 90.2% 82.9%
link to 2001 detail 2001 7,283 19.1% 6.7% 2.9% 654,484 96.5% 90.4% 83.8%
link to 2000 detail 2000 7,022 19.6% 7.0% 3.1% 655,230 96.7% 90.7% 84.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 6,663 20.3% 7.3% 3.4% 667,062 97.0% 91.2% 84.7%
link to 1998 detail 1998 6,603 20.7% 7.6% 3.5% 682,227 97.1% 91.5% 84.8%

 

 

Utilities 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 +
link to industry detail United States 7,283 19.1% 6.7% 2.9% 654,484 96.5% 90.4% 83.8%
link to industry detail Alabama 163 24.5% 11.7% 9.2% 14,896 96.3% 88.1% 83.2%
link to industry detail Alaska 67 31.3% 11.9% 4.5% 1,925 D D D
link to industry detail Arizona 179 19.6% 15.1% 10.6% 10,075 94.4% 90.7% 79.1%
link to industry detail Arkansas 193 16.1% 10.4% 5.2% 7,837 92.3% 84.9% 63.1%
link to industry detail California 575 17.4% 10.6% 8.2% 46,250 96.0% 93.4% 88.7%
link to industry detail Colorado 212 24.5% 12.7% 9.4% 7,204 93.0% 78.6% 67.4%
link to industry detail Connecticut 73 43.8% 38.4% 32.9% 10,928 98.2% 97.2% 90.3%
link to industry detail Delaware 17 58.8% 52.9% 35.3% (1000-2499) D D D
link to industry detail District of Columbia 23 91.3% 91.3% 91.3% 1,908 D D D
link to industry detail Florida 328 20.7% 11.6% 7.6% 27,931 96.4% 91.2% 79.9%
link to industry detail Georgia 143 44.8% 26.6% 11.9% 25,229 98.8% 93.0% 77.8%
link to industry detail Hawaii 22 59.1% 45.5% 36.4% 2,512 D D D
link to industry detail Idaho 123 18.7% 9.8% 8.1% 3,355 D D 67.1%
link to industry detail Illinois 210 34.3% 17.1% 14.3% 29,359 98.4% 93.5% 91.6%
link to industry detail Indiana 204 29.9% 9.8% 8.3% 18,901 D D 84.6%
link to industry detail Iowa 89 49.4% 14.6% 11.2% 7,433 D D D
link to industry detail Kansas 123 29.3% 12.2% 10.6% 7,486 D D 78.2%
link to industry detail Kentucky 121 33.1% 17.4% 9.9% 9,106 95.6% 83.1% 69.8%
link to industry detail Louisiana 279 14.7% 10.0% 6.8% 12,826 93.8% 90.5% 78.8%
link to industry detail Maine 66 31.8% 21.2% 16.7% 2,754 D D 62.8%
link to industry detail Maryland 59 50.8% 42.4% 37.3% 12,725 D D 93.5%
link to industry detail Massachusetts 113 38.9% 33.6% 26.5% 13,919 98.2% 96.9% 91.3%
link to industry detail Michigan 117 33.3% 23.1% 20.5% 25,610 98.8% 96.2% 94.9%
link to industry detail Minnesota 111 56.8% 23.4% 16.2% 12,927 97.6% 88.2% 79.4%
link to industry detail Mississippi 381 11.8% 6.6% 3.9% 9,214 88.1% 76.8% 57.8%
link to industry detail Missouri 170 42.4% 18.2% 12.4% 17,701 98.0% 87.6% 81.9%
link to industry detail Montana 108 25.9% 11.1% 6.5% 2,825 D D 67.2%
link to industry detail Nebraska 39 38.5% 25.6% 20.5% (1000-2499) D D D
link to industry detail Nevada 57 49.1% 31.6% 26.3% 5,552 D D 84.0%
link to industry detail New Hampshire 45 46.7% 40.0% 33.3% 3,383 D D 84.7%
link to industry detail New Jersey 115 38.3% 28.7% 27.0% 20,556 D D 95.7%
link to industry detail New Mexico 141 20.6% 12.1% 9.2% 5,587 92.5% 81.0% 77.9%
link to industry detail New York 201 33.3% 21.9% 18.9% 48,575 98.9% 97.0% 96.0%
link to industry detail North Carolina 186 32.8% 19.4% 11.3% 18,869 97.4% 90.0% 80.9%
link to industry detail North Dakota 48 43.8% 14.6% 10.4% 3,130 D D 64.2%
link to industry detail Ohio 188 35.1% 14.9% 11.2% 28,243 D D 90.5%
link to industry detail Oklahoma 216 28.7% 14.8% 11.1% 9,700 94.3% 78.4% 69.9%
link to industry detail Oregon 129 22.5% 9.3% 7.8% 8,291 D D 85.2%
link to industry detail Pennsylvania 335 26.3% 16.1% 13.4% 35,275 97.4% 93.7% 91.2%
link to industry detail Rhode Island 21 47.6% 47.6% 38.1% 1,957 D D D
link to industry detail South Carolina 123 32.5% 16.3% 7.3% 11,749 96.2% 89.4% 78.2%
link to industry detail South Dakota 75 38.7% 10.7% 10.7% 2,150 86.0% 50.0% 50.0%
link to industry detail Tennessee 92 43.5% 25.0% 17.4% 3,650 93.5% 64.5% 32.2%
link to industry detail Texas 1,030 16.1% 8.8% 5.4% 47,133 92.9% 85.9% 77.8%
link to industry detail Utah 97 19.6% 12.4% 9.3% 5,213 D D 77.3%
link to industry detail Vermont 34 47.1% 38.2% 20.6% 1,717 96.9% 87.1% 44.1%
link to industry detail Virginia 132 42.4% 28.8% 20.5% 16,732 98.2% 94.6% 86.7%
link to industry detail Washington 236 12.3% 6.8% 5.5% 6,213 D D 74.1%
link to industry detail West Virginia 100 20.0% 13.0% 11.0% 7,652 94.8% D 92.0%
link to industry detail Wisconsin 101 45.5% 17.8% 14.9% 14,035 98.7% 91.0% 88.2%
link to industry detail Wyoming 61 32.8% 23.0% 19.7% 2,535 D D 79.4%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Utilities by Subsector
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Industry
detail
NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
  22 Utilities 7,283 19.1% 6.7% 2.9% 654,484 96.5% 90.4% 83.8%
link to industry detail 221 Utilities 7,283 19.1% 6.7% 2.9% 654,484 96.5% 90.4% 83.8%
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U.S. - Utilities by Industry
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NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to state detail 221 Utilities 7,283 19.1% 6.7% 2.9% 654,484 96.5% 90.4% 83.8%
link to state detail 2211   Electric power generation, transmission, & distribution 1,781 57.6% 19.5% 7.6% 515,988 99.2% 93.0% 86.3%
link to state detail 22111    Electric power generation 570 46.0% 29.1% 19.5% 139,254 99.1% 96.3% 90.9%
link to state detail 221111     Hydroelectric power generation 175 41.7% 32.0% 26.9% 11,650 D D 87.8%
link to state detail 221112     Fossil fuel electric power generation 234 69.2% 54.7% 38.9% 80,674 99.6% 98.0% 91.4%
link to state detail 221113     Nuclear electric power generation 32 81.3% 71.9% 68.8% 33,064 D D 98.6%
link to state detail 221119     Other electric power generation 229 43.2% 22.7% 17.5% 13,866 95.8% 81.6% 72.6%
link to state detail 22112    Electric power transmission, control, & distribution 1,317 66.0% 21.2% 8.0% 376,734 99.2% 91.8% 84.6%
link to state detail 221121     Electric bulk power transmission & control 77 45.5% 33.8% 24.7% 6,233 97.2% 91.1% 66.3%
link to state detail 221122     Electric power distribution 1,260 67.8% 21.6% 8.3% 370,501 99.3% 91.8% 84.9%
link to state detail 2212   Natural gas distribution 592 29.9% 21.3% 15.9% 95,348 98.1% 96.1% 91.6%
link to state detail 2213   Water, sewage, & other systems 4,995 5.4% 1.9% 1.2% 43,148 60.6% 46.8% 37.1%
link to state detail 22131    Water supply & irrigation systems 4,323 4.5% 1.5% 0.9% 35,206 58.1% 46.3% 36.2%
link to state detail 22132    Sewage treatment facilities 632 10.8% 4.1% 2.1% 6,312 D D 35.7%
link to state detail 22133    Steam & air-conditioning supply 62 45.2% 27.4% 24.2% 1,630 D D 62.4%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?