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U.S. - All industries 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 5,579,177 6,941,822 108,117,731 3,309,405,533
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 711,899 713,512 0 31,634,539
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 2,664,452 2,669,307 5,584,470 136,798,012
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 1,011,849 1,025,904 6,643,285 159,689,162
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 600,167 639,805 8,047,650 207,062,798
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 494,357 674,503 19,377,614 531,231,157
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 80,075 307,294 15,411,390 446,353,485
Firms with 500 employees or more 16,378 911,497 53,053,322 1,796,636,380
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 8,055 99,276 5,547,037 166,642,047
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 2,714 55,034 3,304,540 104,261,858
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 2,200 70,428 4,211,469 136,352,742
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 3,409 686,759 39,990,276 1,389,379,733
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - All industries - 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 2005 detail 2005 5,983,546 10.5% 1.8% 0.3% 116,317,003 81.7% 64.1% 49.6%
link to 2004 detail 2004 5,885,784 10.7% 1.8% 0.3% 115,074,924 81.6% 63.6% 49.1%
link to 2003 detail 2003 5,767,127 10.7% 1.8% 0.3% 113,398,043 81.6% 63.8% 49.3%
link to 2002 detail 2002 5,697,759 10.7% 1.7% 0.3% 112,400,654 81.7% 64.0% 49.9%
link to 2001 detail 2001 5,657,774 11.0% 1.8% 0.3% 115,061,184 82.1% 64.4% 50.1%
link to 2000 detail 2000 5,652,544 10.9% 1.8% 0.3% 114,064,976 82.0% 64.2% 49.9%
link to 1999 detail 1999 5,607,743 10.7% 1.7% 0.3% 110,705,661 81.6% 63.8% 49.7%
link to 1998 detail 1998 5,579,177 10.6% 1.7% 0.3% 108,117,731 81.2% 63.3% 49.1%
  1997 5,541,918 10.5% 1.7% 0.3% 105,299,123 80.9% 62.7% 48.2%
  1996 5,478,047 10.4% 1.7% 0.3% 102,187,297 80.5% 62.3% 48.0%
  1995 5,369,068 10.5% 1.7% 0.3% 100,314,946 80.5% 62.1% 47.5%
  1994 5,276,964 10.2% 1.7% 0.3% 96,721,594 80.2% 61.9% 47.3%
  1993 5,193,642 10.2% 1.7% 0.3% 94,773,913 79.9% 61.5% 46.9%
  1992 5,095,356 10.3% 1.6% 0.3% 92,825,797 79.8% 61.3% 47.0%
  1991 5,051,025 10.3% 1.6% 0.3% 92,307,559 79.7% 61.2% 46.9%

 

 

All industries 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 5,579,177 10.6% 1.7% 0.3% 108,117,731 81.2% 63.3% 49.1%
link to industry detail Alabama 81,096 14.1% 4.8% 2.6% 1,604,110 81.5% 64.2% 50.8%
link to industry detail Alaska 15,677 11.5% 4.5% 3.0% 196,135 73.4% 53.8% 39.5%
link to industry detail Arizona 90,374 14.5% 5.1% 2.8% 1,763,508 82.1% 64.5% 50.4%
link to industry detail Arkansas 52,094 13.1% 4.8% 2.9% 944,935 80.5% 64.0% 50.9%
link to industry detail California 642,156 12.2% 2.7% 0.8% 12,026,989 81.0% 61.5% 46.6%
link to industry detail Colorado 110,993 12.7% 4.4% 2.5% 1,757,628 79.0% 60.1% 47.0%
link to industry detail Connecticut 78,821 13.8% 4.8% 2.6% 1,493,964 81.3% 63.7% 49.8%
link to industry detail Delaware 19,487 18.0% 9.2% 6.3% 354,643 82.7% 66.0% 53.6%
link to industry detail District of Columbia 16,411 23.2% 11.2% 6.4% 402,070 86.6% 70.4% 52.2%
link to industry detail Florida 348,523 9.9% 2.7% 1.2% 5,756,353 79.9% 63.8% 51.5%
link to industry detail Georgia 156,431 13.5% 4.8% 2.4% 3,198,950 83.3% 67.8% 55.2%
link to industry detail Hawaii 23,977 14.5% 5.3% 3.2% 416,571 78.9% 59.2% 44.1%
link to industry detail Idaho 31,140 12.8% 4.7% 3.0% 423,615 74.4% 53.6% 41.0%
link to industry detail Illinois 252,757 13.9% 4.1% 1.7% 5,221,782 83.0% 65.3% 50.7%
link to industry detail Indiana 117,141 15.1% 4.9% 2.4% 2,540,866 82.8% 65.3% 50.5%
link to industry detail Iowa 66,078 13.8% 4.6% 2.5% 1,213,285 80.5% 61.7% 46.7%
link to industry detail Kansas 61,212 14.6% 5.3% 3.1% 1,081,941 80.3% 61.0% 45.8%
link to industry detail Kentucky 72,795 15.0% 5.3% 2.9% 1,443,015 81.6% 63.9% 49.2%
link to industry detail Louisiana 82,138 14.9% 4.8% 2.5% 1,577,220 80.7% 60.6% 45.4%
link to industry detail Maine 33,273 11.5% 4.2% 2.4% 456,715 75.6% 55.7% 39.0%
link to industry detail Maryland 104,750 14.3% 4.7% 2.4% 1,938,727 80.8% 61.9% 46.8%
link to industry detail Massachusetts 140,843 14.0% 4.4% 2.0% 2,924,913 82.9% 65.5% 50.2%
link to industry detail Michigan 193,730 13.4% 3.6% 1.6% 3,919,567 81.6% 63.2% 48.4%
link to industry detail Minnesota 113,297 14.1% 4.3% 2.1% 2,271,671 82.5% 64.0% 48.5%
link to industry detail Mississippi 49,016 13.7% 5.2% 3.1% 937,023 81.4% 65.4% 52.0%
link to industry detail Missouri 118,282 13.9% 4.5% 2.3% 2,310,122 82.1% 63.9% 50.3%
link to industry detail Montana 27,342 10.6% 3.5% 2.2% 277,144 66.3% 41.9% 28.0%
link to industry detail Nebraska 40,841 13.8% 5.1% 3.1% 720,252 79.7% 61.4% 48.1%
link to industry detail Nevada 37,717 16.7% 7.2% 4.3% 800,861 84.3% 68.3% 55.4%
link to industry detail New Hampshire 31,879 14.5% 5.4% 3.3% 518,526 78.6% 58.5% 43.9%
link to industry detail New Jersey 201,167 11.5% 3.4% 1.5% 3,368,365 80.0% 62.2% 48.1%
link to industry detail New Mexico 35,775 14.8% 5.9% 3.7% 540,186 76.9% 56.0% 41.2%
link to industry detail New York 418,277 10.4% 2.7% 1.0% 6,993,814 80.0% 62.5% 47.5%
link to industry detail North Carolina 160,381 12.9% 4.0% 2.0% 3,223,178 82.1% 65.9% 52.7%
link to industry detail North Dakota 17,416 14.3% 5.3% 3.0% 249,476 75.5% 52.1% 34.5%
link to industry detail Ohio 214,406 14.6% 4.0% 1.7% 4,806,046 83.2% 65.3% 50.7%
link to industry detail Oklahoma 70,491 13.2% 4.5% 2.6% 1,167,709 79.0% 59.6% 45.4%
link to industry detail Oregon 84,387 12.9% 4.3% 2.3% 1,310,750 77.4% 57.5% 42.2%
link to industry detail Pennsylvania 237,142 13.5% 3.8% 1.6% 4,906,190 82.2% 64.4% 49.6%
link to industry detail Rhode Island 25,378 13.9% 5.4% 3.2% 402,485 79.0% 59.0% 42.1%
link to industry detail South Carolina 77,017 13.6% 5.0% 2.8% 1,526,106 81.8% 66.0% 53.4%
link to industry detail South Dakota 20,445 13.6% 5.2% 3.1% 289,422 75.3% 54.3% 38.3%
link to industry detail Tennessee 104,027 14.8% 5.2% 2.7% 2,299,348 83.8% 67.8% 54.4%
link to industry detail Texas 366,250 12.7% 3.3% 1.3% 7,570,820 82.5% 65.4% 52.4%
link to industry detail Utah 44,037 15.5% 5.7% 3.5% 866,146 82.4% 64.1% 51.3%
link to industry detail Vermont 19,005 12.1% 4.7% 2.9% 239,034 72.8% 51.8% 33.7%
link to industry detail Virginia 137,486 13.5% 4.5% 2.2% 2,700,589 81.8% 65.0% 51.0%
link to industry detail Washington 136,813 12.2% 3.7% 1.8% 2,134,598 77.8% 58.1% 43.7%
link to industry detail West Virginia 34,354 13.6% 5.2% 3.3% 547,234 77.6% 58.5% 45.3%
link to industry detail Wisconsin 115,373 14.6% 4.2% 2.0% 2,319,343 81.6% 62.1% 45.7%
link to industry detail Wyoming 15,808 12.3% 5.1% 3.4% 163,791 67.5% 44.7% 31.0%
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U.S. - All industries by Sector
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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 industry detail -- All industries 5,579,177 10.6% 1.7% 0.3% 108,117,731 81.2% 63.3% 49.1%
link to industry detail 11 Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting (part: 113-115 only) 26,619 6.3% 1.3% 0.4% 187,149 51.9% 27.3% 12.5%
link to industry detail 21 Mining 19,831 15.9% 4.2% 1.7% 497,849 86.1% 68.8% 56.0%
link to industry detail 22 Utilities 6,603 20.7% 7.6% 3.5% 682,227 97.1% 91.5% 84.8%
link to industry detail 23 Construction 686,250 8.1% 0.9% 0.1% 5,798,942 58.6% 26.9% 11.7%
link to industry detail 31-33 Manufacturing 318,537 27.5% 6.7% 1.5% 16,946,142 92.3% 76.1% 58.6%
link to industry detail 42 Wholesale Trade 363,454 14.5% 3.1% 0.9% 5,885,230 76.3% 50.9% 34.6%
link to industry detail 44-45 Retail Trade 738,890 9.6% 1.5% 0.3% 14,241,512 79.3% 63.7% 55.1%
link to industry detail 48-49 Transportation and Warehousing 154,715 12.0% 2.5% 0.7% 3,462,624 85.3% 69.2% 56.5%
link to industry detail 51 Information 75,299 14.9% 3.8% 1.3% 3,142,024 91.6% 81.4% 71.3%
link to industry detail 52 Finance & Insurance 222,005 9.1% 2.3% 0.7% 5,770,339 88.3% 77.9% 67.4%
link to industry detail 53 Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 242,497 5.8% 1.5% 0.5% 1,812,728 62.0% 41.9% 27.8%
link to industry detail 54 Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services 641,621 6.3% 1.2% 0.3% 6,052,365 67.6% 47.6% 33.7%
link to industry detail 55 Management of Companies & Enterprises 26,419 75.4% 53.5% 24.8% 2,703,799 99.4% 97.0% 88.7%
link to industry detail 56 Administrative & Support & Waste management &Remediation; services 302,863 11.9% 3.4% 0.9% 7,775,033 87.5% 74.3% 56.9%
link to industry detail 61 Educational Services 58,468 24.1% 6.0% 1.6% 2,323,817 91.4% 72.4% 53.0%
link to industry detail 62 Health Care & Social Assistance 527,667 11.8% 3.1% 0.6% 13,758,395 84.2% 71.0% 53.1%
link to industry detail 71 Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 96,317 14.9% 2.7% 0.6% 1,583,836 80.7% 50.9% 30.0%
link to industry detail 72 Accommodation & Food Services 418,270 19.1% 2.2% 0.4% 9,466,660 <font