How many accountants are there in the U.S.?
There are 1,762,000 accountants and auditors in the United States for the year 2008. They represent 1.2% of the total 145,362,000 employed Americans for the same year. 61.1% of American accountants and auditors are female while 10.2% are Asian. This data is based on the The 2010 Statistical Yearbook of the United States Census Bureau.