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Establishments and Employment by Size

The summary tables below report data collected by the Employment and Wage program (ES202) from establishments subject to the Massachusetts and Federal Unemployment Law. Information is displayed statewide and for the Workforce Development Areas (scroll down to see other areas).


Statewide
Distribution of Establishments and Employment
by Size Groups    March 2016

Number of Employees
Size Groups
Units
%   
Employment
%   
0036,32515   00   
1 - 41117,65848   216,6426   
5 - 9235,38815   235,0077   
10 - 19324,51210   331,98810   
20 - 49417,4177   527,38015   
50 - 9956,2723   430,57613   
100 - 24963,7642   565,25617   
250 - 49979370   323,1969   
500 - 99983920   263,0858   
1000 +92390   524,51115   
Totals242,904100   3,417,641100   

Note: Totals include Federal, State and Local Government
   May not add due to rounding

Berkshire WIA
Distribution of Establishments and Employment
by Size Groups    March 2016

Number of Employees
Size Groups
Units
%   
Employment
%   
0063713   00   
1 - 412,40047   4,6728   
5 - 9287717   5,78210   
10 - 19358412   7,82913   
20 - 4943747   11,22219   
50 - 9951022   6,92612   
100 - 2496691   9,74416   
250 - 4997180   6,51711   
500 - 999820   1,2862   
1000 +940   6,21910   
Totals5,067100   60,197100   


Franklin/Hampshire WIA
Distribution of Establishments and Employment
by Size Groups    March 2016

Number of Employees
Size Groups
Units
%   
Employment
%   
0098413   00   
1 - 413,78050   7,3068   
5 - 921,22316   8,1659   
10 - 19380711   10,92812   
20 - 4945287   15,62817   
50 - 9951582   10,47511   
100 - 24961061   15,41817   
250 - 4997200   7,0658   
500 - 999890   5,5136   
1000 +950   12,37613   
Totals7,620100   92,874100   


Hampden WIA
Distribution of Establishments and Employment
by Size Groups    March 2016

Number of Employees
Size Groups
Units
%   
Employment
%   
001,91511   00   
1 - 4110,26659   16,8278   
5 - 921,99911   13,2166   
10 - 1931,5179   20,45210   
20 - 4941,0506   32,35516   
50 - 9954122   28,34414   
100 - 24962341   34,31817   
250 - 4997410   14,0557   
500 - 9998200   13,4327   
1000 +9150   31,21115   
Totals17,469100   204,210100   


Northern Worcester WIA
Distribution of Establishments and Employment
by Size Groups    March 2016

Number of Employees
Size Groups
Units
%   
Employment
%   
Totals6,692100   81,634100   
0087913   00   
1 - 413,18848   6,0667   
5 - 921,10817   7,3849   
10 - 19372111   9,63012   
20 - 4944757   14,51418   
50 - 9951763   12,09215   
100 - 24961122   16,73120   
250 - 4997230   7,87510   
500 - 1000+8,9100   7,3429   


Southern Worcester WIA
Distribution of Establishments and Employment
by Size Groups    March 2016

Number of Employees
Size Groups
Units
%   
Employment
%   
002,29613   00   
1 - 418,84550   16,1626   
5 - 922,55014   17,0037   
10 - 1931,87111   25,16110   
20 - 4941,3167   39,80116   
50 - 9954653   31,78312   
100 - 24962892   43,54417   
250 - 4997730   25,88910   
500 - 9998280   18,5147   
1000 +9190   38,32615   
Totals17,752100   256,183100   


Northern Middlesex WIA
Distribution of Establishments and Employment
by Size Groups    March 2016

Number of Employees
Size Groups
Units
%   
Employment
%   
001,04713   00   
1 - 414,03049   7,3306   
5 - 921,23515   8,2277   
10 - 19382710   11,2929   
20 - 4946698   20,21517   
50 - 9952443   16,67414   
100 - 24961282   19,77416   
250 - 4997441   14,89512   
500 - 9998150   10,4419   
1000 +960   11,71310   
Totals8,245100   120,561100   


Lower Merrimack Valley WIA
Distribution of Establishments and Employment
by Size Groups    March 2016

Number of Employees
Size Groups
Units
%   
Employment
%   
001,53514   00   
1 - 415,49351   9,6587   
5 - 921,48414   9,7807   
10 - 1931,05610   14,20210   
20 - 4947337   22,05415   
50 - 9952833   19,46514   
100 - 24961882   27,53119   
250 - 4997380   12,9319   
500 - 9998110   7,7715   
1000 +9120   20,39314   
Totals10,833100   143,785100   


South Essex WIA
Distribution of Establishments and Employment
by Size Groups    March 2016

Number of Employees
Size Groups
Units
%   
Employment
%   
001,86314   00   
1 - 416,13446   12,0107   
5 - 922,18417   14,5998   
10 - 1931,44411   19,34111   
20 - 4949747   29,65817   
50 - 9953503   24,20814   
100 - 24961851   28,17316   
250 - 4997390   14,1698   
500 - 9998250   16,76310   
1000 +990   14,7819   
Totals13,207100   173,702100   


Metropolitan North WIA
Distribution of Establishments and Employment
by Size Groups    March 2016

Number of Employees
Size Groups
Units
%   
Employment
%   
003,41814   00   
1 - 4111,11645   21,5105   
5 - 923,97716   26,2336   
10 - 1932,74311   37,3079   
20 - 4942,0248   61,72015   
50 - 9958033   55,40813   
100 - 24964412   65,81316   
250 - 49971080   36,9459   
500 - 9998530   38,3369   
1000 +9290   68,33217   
Totals24,712100   411,604100   


Boston WIA
Distribution of Establishments and Employment
by Size Groups    March 2016

Number of Employees
Size Groups
Units
%   
Employment
%   
003,40513   00   
1 - 4111,78746   21,4813   
5 - 923,50114   23,3634   
10 - 1932,83111   38,9026   
20 - 4942,2729   69,49911   
50 - 9959724   66,81211   
250 - 49971731   61,66110   
500 - 9998760   49,5048   
1000 +9690   199,23332   
Totals25,664100   618,770100   
100 - 24965782   88,31514   


Metropolitan South/West WIA
Distribution of Establishments and Employment
by Size Groups    March 2016

Number of Employees
Size Groups
Units
%   
Employment
%   
005,27314   00   
1 - 4116,67446   31,9156   
5 - 925,65015   37,6187   
10 - 1933,97111   53,9639   
20 - 4942,8878   88,20915   
50 - 9951,0263   71,02412   
100 - 24966692   101,38918   
250 - 49971911   63,56811   
500 - 9998750   49,8069   
1000 +9420   73,03413   
Totals36,458100   570,526100   


South Coastal WIA
Distribution of Establishments and Employment
by Size Groups    March 2016

Number of Employees
Size Groups
Units
%   
Employment
%   
002,51315   00   
1 - 418,05547   15,1697   
5 - 922,79116   18,5868   
10 - 1931,79310   24,05511   
20 - 4941,3058   38,62318   
50 - 9954242   28,80613   
100 - 24962491   37,77617   
250 - 4997500   17,5998   
500 - 9998250   16,2527   
1000 +9130   22,19210   
Totals17,218100   219,058100   


Brockton WIA
Distribution of Establishments and Employment
by Size Groups    March 2016

Number of Employees
Size Groups
Units
%   
Employment
%   
0093213   00   
1 - 413,59650   6,7237   
5 - 921,06215   6,9737   
10 - 19377611   10,63111   
20 - 4945247   15,60217   
50 - 9951853   12,66013   
100 - 24961172   17,71819   
250 - 4997260   8,93210   
500 - 999890   6,1297   
1000 +950   8,6199   
Totals7,232100   93,987100   


Bristol WIA
Distribution of Establishments and Employment
by Size Groups    March 2016

Number of Employees
Size Groups
Units
%   
Employment
%   
001,47114   00   
1 - 415,06247   9,7217   
5 - 921,71316   11,4418   
10 - 1931,17711   16,03411   
20 - 4948628   25,96218   
50 - 9953073   20,97915   
100 - 24961632   24,19717   
250 - 4997450   14,75710   
500 - 9998150   10,0937   
1000 +950   7,9396   
Totals10,820100   141,123100   


New Bedford WIA
Distribution of Establishments and Employment
by Size Groups    March 2016

Number of Employees
Size Groups
Units
%   
Employment
%   
0094113   00   
1 - 413,64051   6,5498   
5 - 921,09115   7,3019   
10 - 19370110   9,50311   
20 - 4944827   14,41417   
50 - 9951332   9,00611   
100 - 24961011   14,60117   
250 - 4997250   8,55410   
500 - 9998130   7,9369   
1000 +940   6,8628   
Totals7,131100   84,726100   


Cape Cod and Islands WIA
Distribution of Establishments and Employment
by Size Groups    March 2016

Number of Employees
Size Groups
Units
%   
Employment
%   
002,50922   00
1 - 414,97643   10,20710
5 - 921,94317   12,89113
10 - 1931,19610   16,16417
20 - 4946756   19,98320
50 - 9951461   10,02410
100 - 2496981   14,42415
250 - 4997200   6,8767
500 - 1000+8,980   7,2487
Totals11,571100   97,817100