U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2006:
NAICS 6113 - Colleges & universities
United States

 
U.S. - Colleges & 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 2,361 3,872 1,534,226 48,917,425
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 471 473 725 35,743
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 171 171 1,145 36,196
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 156 156 2,114 63,221
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 355 373 17,340 489,021
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 483 564 127,731 3,223,675
Firms with 500 employees or more 725 2,135 1,385,171 45,069,569
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 190 276 116,242 2,585,046
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 125 199 103,590 2,230,868
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 154 313 181,157 4,170,175
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 129 281 220,362 5,347,437
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 127 1,066 763,820 30,736,043

 

 

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?