U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2007:
NAICS 5417 - Scientific research & development services
United States

 
U.S. - Scientific research & development services - 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)
Receipts
($1,000)
All firms 14,009 17,787 688,052 61,837,671 113,331,959
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 7,580 7,590 11,489 937,253 3,022,948
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 2,035 2,056 13,269 894,786 2,539,340
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,359 1,437 18,095 1,339,056 3,090,610
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,733 2,132 68,495 5,748,284 13,041,687
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 581 996 81,590 6,904,289 16,926,435
Firms with 500 employees or more 721 3,576 495,114 46,014,003 74,710,939
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 94 385 29,033 2,645,272 5,653,348
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 58 133 16,936 1,485,328 3,508,878
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 77 215 26,854 2,485,892 5,647,127
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 51 242 14,093 1,359,810 2,663,264
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 46 104 15,528 1,182,565 3,297,024
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 121 400 45,654 4,169,911 11,235,824
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 274 2,097 347,016 32,685,225 42,705,474

 

 

U.S. - Scientific research and development services - 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 13,371 22.1% 9.5% 5.2% 633,928 93.3% 82.9% 70.4%
link to 2007 detail 2007 14,009 21.7% 9.3% 5.1% 688,052 93.8% 83.8% 72.0%
link to 2006 detail 2006 13,455 22.3% 9.8% 5.3% 672,666 93.8% 83.7% 71.1%
link to 2005 detail 2005 13,010 22.3% 9.8% 5.4% 660,520 93.9% 83.9% 71.3%
link to 2004 detail 2004 12,637 22.8% 10.0% 5.4% 640,936 93.9% 83.8% 70.9%
link to 2003 detail 2003 12,205 24.0% 10.7% 5.7% 615,740 93.8% 83.1% 69.0%
link to 2002 detail 2002 11,418 20.9% 7.9% 3.3% 399,213 91.1% 75.8% 54.5%
link to 2001 detail 2001 11,198 20.7% 7.3% 2.9% 387,067 90.4% 74.7% 53.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 10,431 20.3% 6.9% 2.9% 359,097 90.5% 74.4% 55.6%
link to 1999 detail 1999 10,019 20.3% 6.9% 2.8% 338,346 90.2% 74.0% 55.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 9,886 19.1% 6.7% 2.5% 309,851 89.5% 73.7% 53.1%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?