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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National data for this sector, based on Industry Series reports, are preliminary and will be superseded by data released in later reports.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 15,433 29,735,639 6,589,271 181,255
236 Construction of buildings 4,896 13,420,627 1,698,516 42,576
2361 Residential building construction 3,998 6,622,114 849,707 23,510
23611 Residential building construction 3,998 6,622,114 849,707 23,510
236115 New single-family general contractors 1,192 1,455,420 197,182 6,218
236116 New multifamily general contractors 120 473,945 47,198 894
236117 New housing operative builders 455 3,229,405 278,547 5,761
236118 Residential remodelers 2,230 1,463,344 326,780 10,636
2362 Nonresidential building construction 898 6,798,514 848,809 19,066
23621 Industrial building construction s 27 s 68,706 s 12,459 s (100,000+)
236210 Industrial building construction s 27 s 68,706 s 12,459 s (100,000+)
23622 Commercial building construction 872 6,729,808 836,350 18,713
236220 Commercial building construction 872 6,729,808 836,350 18,713
237 Heavy and civil engineering construction 811 2,808,863 634,867 17,397
2371 Utility system construction 316 812,570 239,976 6,565
23711 Water and sewer system construction 162 539,664 135,410 3,359
237110 Water and sewer system construction 162 539,664 135,410 3,359
23712 Oil and gas pipeline construction s 40 52,784 19,151 618
237120 Oil and gas pipeline construction s 40 52,784 19,151 618
23713 Power and communication system construction 114 220,122 85,415 2,588
237130 Power and communication system construction 114 220,122 85,415 2,588
2372 Land subdivision 126 282,784 24,446 629
23721 Land subdivision 126 282,784 24,446 629
237210 Land subdivision 126 282,784 24,446 629
2373 Highway, street, and bridge construction 181 1,403,208 301,066 7,744
23731 Highway, street, and bridge construction 181 1,403,208 301,066 7,744
237310 Highway, street, and bridge construction 181 1,403,208 301,066 7,744
2379 Other heavy construction 187 310,301 69,380 2,459
23799 Other heavy construction 187 310,301 69,380 2,459
237990 Other heavy construction 187 310,301 69,380 2,459
238 Specialty trade contractors 9,726 13,506,149 4,255,888 121,282
2381 Building foundation and exterior contractors 2,259 2,854,783 949,625 28,547
23811 Poured concrete structure contractors 416 1,136,539 362,805 9,716
238110 Poured concrete structure contractors 416 1,136,539 362,805 9,716
23812 Steel and precast concrete contractors 87 115,160 38,723 1,101
238120 Steel and precast concrete contractors 87 115,160 38,723 1,101
23813 Framing contractors 205 210,617 68,725 2,386
238130 Framing contractors 205 210,617 68,725 2,386
23814 Masonry contractors 703 513,283 209,065 7,392
238140 Masonry contractors 703 513,283 209,065 7,392
23815 Glass and glazing contractors 125 182,797 59,435 1,663
238150 Glass and glazing contractors 125 182,797 59,435 1,663
23816 Roofing contractors 434 498,383 149,773 4,476
238160 Roofing contractors 434 498,383 149,773 4,476
23817 Siding contractors 81 100,456 31,398 853
238170 Siding contractors 81 100,456 31,398 853
23819 Other building exterior contractors 209 97,549 29,702 961
238190 Other building exterior contractors 209 97,549 29,702 961
2382 Building equipment contractors 3,504 6,579,292 2,119,011 54,701
23821 Electrical contractors 1,351 2,192,956 834,514 21,129
238210 Electrical contractors 1,351 2,192,956 834,514 21,129
23822 Plumbing and HVAC contractors 2,024 3,925,032 1,130,739 28,917
238220 Plumbing and HVAC contractors 2,024 3,925,032 1,130,739 28,917
23829 Other building equipment contractors 130 461,304 153,759 4,656
238290 Other building equipment contractors 130 461,304 153,759 4,656
2383 Building finishing contractors 2,904 2,526,823 767,685 25,333
23831 Drywall and insulation contractors 384 840,915 259,288 7,737
238310 Drywall and insulation contractors 384 840,915 259,288 7,737
23832 Painting and wall covering contractors 1,066 527,316 182,288 7,073
238320 Painting and wall covering contractors 1,066 527,316 182,288 7,073
23833 Flooring contractors 290 317,457 68,305 2,330
238330 Flooring contractors 290 317,457 68,305 2,330
23834 Tile and terrazzo contractors 242 81,252 26,456 1,022
238340 Tile and terrazzo contractors 242 81,252 26,456 1,022
23835 Finish carpentry contractors 852 542,805 141,834 4,706
238350 Finish carpentry contractors 852 542,805 141,834 4,706
23839 Other building finishing contractors 69 217,078 89,514 2,465
238390 Other building finishing contractors 69 217,078 89,514 2,465
2389 Other specialty trade contractors 1,059 1,545,251 419,567 12,700
23891 Site preparation contractors 474 708,465 196,489 5,787
238910 Site preparation contractors 474 708,465 196,489 5,787
23899 All other specialty trade contractors 584 836,786 223,077 6,913
238990 All other specialty trade contractors 584 836,786 223,077 6,913


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