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2002 Economic Census
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Construction - by industry

National data for this sector, based on Industry Series reports, are preliminary and will be superseded by data released in later reports. Table includes only establishments of firms with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. Introductory text includes scope, methodology, non-sampling error, and confidentiality protection. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.

s Sampling error exceeds 40 percent

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
23 Construction 30,555 55,308,836 12,878,044 309,386
236 Construction of buildings 9,255 22,263,500 2,719,773 66,991
2361 Residential building construction 7,651 11,473,707 1,315,426 37,749
23611 Residential building construction 7,651 11,473,707 1,315,426 37,749
236115 New single-family general contractors 2,306 1,960,770 295,064 9,858
236116 New multifamily general contractors 172 945,825 103,032 2,291
236117 New housing operative builders 1,173 6,353,415 503,519 10,434
236118 Residential remodelers 4,001 2,213,697 413,811 15,167
2362 Nonresidential building construction 1,604 10,789,793 1,404,347 29,242
23621 Industrial building construction 111 462,240 113,113 2,408
236210 Industrial building construction 111 462,240 113,113 2,408
23622 Commercial building construction 1,493 10,327,553 1,291,233 26,834
236220 Commercial building construction 1,493 10,327,553 1,291,233 26,834
237 Heavy and civil engineering construction 1,820 7,687,210 1,877,615 40,261
2371 Utility system construction 659 2,654,064 810,856 18,565
23711 Water and sewer system construction 420 905,078 237,977 5,401
237110 Water and sewer system construction 420 905,078 237,977 5,401
23712 Oil and gas pipeline construction 26 431,595 138,222 3,301
237120 Oil and gas pipeline construction 26 431,595 138,222 3,301
23713 Power and communication system construction 213 1,317,391 434,658 9,863
237130 Power and communication system construction 213 1,317,391 434,658 9,863
2372 Land subdivision 256 303,172 37,702 1,188
23721 Land subdivision 256 303,172 37,702 1,188
237210 Land subdivision 256 303,172 37,702 1,188
2373 Highway, street, and bridge construction 589 3,548,805 758,147 14,116
23731 Highway, street, and bridge construction 589 3,548,805 758,147 14,116
237310 Highway, street, and bridge construction 589 3,548,805 758,147 14,116
2379 Other heavy construction 316 1,181,168 270,909 6,391
23799 Other heavy construction 316 1,181,168 270,909 6,391
237990 Other heavy construction 316 1,181,168 270,909 6,391
238 Specialty trade contractors 19,479 25,358,126 8,280,656 202,134
2381 Building foundation and exterior contractors 5,224 6,621,649 2,049,776 55,296
23811 Poured concrete structure contractors 1,445 2,117,509 580,418 15,682
238110 Poured concrete structure contractors 1,445 2,117,509 580,418 15,682
23812 Steel and precast concrete contractors 158 328,389 117,257 2,439
238120 Steel and precast concrete contractors 158 328,389 117,257 2,439
23813 Framing contractors 604 774,511 296,041 6,885
238130 Framing contractors 604 774,511 296,041 6,885
23814 Masonry contractors 1,124 1,278,711 469,139 12,778
238140 Masonry contractors 1,124 1,278,711 469,139 12,778
23815 Glass and glazing contractors 245 384,949 117,202 2,738
238150 Glass and glazing contractors 245 384,949 117,202 2,738
23816 Roofing contractors 1,186 1,330,411 355,934 11,229
238160 Roofing contractors 1,186 1,330,411 355,934 11,229
23817 Siding contractors 393 295,633 83,832 2,803
238170 Siding contractors 393 295,633 83,832 2,803
23819 Other building exterior contractors s 68 111,537 29,955 741
238190 Other building exterior contractors s 68 111,537 29,955 741
2382 Building equipment contractors 6,915 11,139,448 3,858,379 82,879
23821 Electrical contractors 2,693 4,155,962 1,522,552 32,398
238210 Electrical contractors 2,693 4,155,962 1,522,552 32,398
23822 Plumbing and HVAC contractors 3,848 6,135,124 2,054,379 44,642
238220 Plumbing and HVAC contractors 3,848 6,135,124 2,054,379 44,642
23829 Other building equipment contractors 374 848,363 281,449 5,839
238290 Other building equipment contractors 374 848,363 281,449 5,839
2383 Building finishing contractors 5,026 4,686,180 1,554,017 42,710
23831 Drywall and insulation contractors 751 1,630,124 609,675 14,693
238310 Drywall and insulation contractors 751 1,630,124 609,675 14,693
23832 Painting and wall covering contractors 1,635 812,739 323,373 9,964
238320 Painting and wall covering contractors 1,635 812,739 323,373 9,964
23833 Flooring contractors 569 505,416 158,428 3,875
238330 Flooring contractors 569 505,416 158,428 3,875
23834 Tile and terrazzo contractors 177 252,358 70,444 1,893
238340 Tile and terrazzo contractors 177 252,358 70,444 1,893
23835 Finish carpentry contractors 1,749 1,215,084 297,107 9,985
238350 Finish carpentry contractors 1,749 1,215,084 297,107 9,985
23839 Other building finishing contractors 145 270,459 94,991 2,299
238390 Other building finishing contractors 145 270,459 94,991 2,299
2389 Other specialty trade contractors 2,314 2,910,849 818,483 21,250
23891 Site preparation contractors 1,010 1,854,863 518,608 12,204
238910 Site preparation contractors 1,010 1,854,863 518,608 12,204
23899 All other specialty trade contractors 1,304 1,055,986 299,875 9,046
238990 All other specialty trade contractors 1,304 1,055,986 299,875 9,046


Source: 2002 Economic Census, Geographic Area Series   Questions?
Last revised: January 06, 2012