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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National data for this sector, based on Industry Series reports, are preliminary and will be superseded by data released in later reports.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 25,275 34,385,593 6,715,454 225,444
236 Construction of buildings 7,689 16,088,665 1,780,667 53,673
2361 Residential building construction 6,576 9,536,880 938,440 31,056
23611 Residential building construction 6,576 9,536,880 938,440 31,056
236115 New single-family general contractors 2,488 2,421,618 296,428 11,079
236116 New multifamily general contractors 122 521,165 47,193 1,174
236117 New housing operative builders 1,308 5,247,156 387,617 9,471
236118 Residential remodelers 2,657 1,346,941 207,203 9,331
2362 Nonresidential building construction 1,113 6,551,785 842,226 22,617
23621 Industrial building construction 60 377,888 131,119 2,406
236210 Industrial building construction 60 377,888 131,119 2,406
23622 Commercial building construction 1,053 6,173,898 711,107 20,211
236220 Commercial building construction 1,053 6,173,898 711,107 20,211
237 Heavy and civil engineering construction 2,066 6,022,482 1,278,927 42,925
2371 Utility system construction 901 2,176,989 699,142 20,658
23711 Water and sewer system construction 499 871,462 214,613 6,827
237110 Water and sewer system construction 499 871,462 214,613 6,827
23712 Oil and gas pipeline construction s 49 109,834 43,062 1,173
237120 Oil and gas pipeline construction s 49 109,834 43,062 1,173
23713 Power and communication system construction 354 1,195,694 441,466 12,658
237130 Power and communication system construction 354 1,195,694 441,466 12,658
2372 Land subdivision 306 558,312 64,599 1,886
23721 Land subdivision 306 558,312 64,599 1,886
237210 Land subdivision 306 558,312 64,599 1,886
2373 Highway, street, and bridge construction 447 2,940,789 435,321 17,069
23731 Highway, street, and bridge construction 447 2,940,789 435,321 17,069
237310 Highway, street, and bridge construction 447 2,940,789 435,321 17,069
2379 Other heavy construction 412 346,391 79,865 3,312
23799 Other heavy construction 412 346,391 79,865 3,312
237990 Other heavy construction 412 346,391 79,865 3,312
238 Specialty trade contractors 15,520 12,274,447 3,655,860 128,847
2381 Building foundation and exterior contractors 3,995 2,615,999 798,610 31,421
23811 Poured concrete structure contractors 785 462,712 154,751 6,073
238110 Poured concrete structure contractors 785 462,712 154,751 6,073
23812 Steel and precast concrete contractors 150 141,578 60,117 1,846
238120 Steel and precast concrete contractors 150 141,578 60,117 1,846
23813 Framing contractors 498 319,677 77,139 3,386
238130 Framing contractors 498 319,677 77,139 3,386
23814 Masonry contractors 1,297 697,664 234,081 9,825
238140 Masonry contractors 1,297 697,664 234,081 9,825
23815 Glass and glazing contractors 196 138,646 37,075 1,550
238150 Glass and glazing contractors 196 138,646 37,075 1,550
23816 Roofing contractors 708 638,561 178,158 6,490
238160 Roofing contractors 708 638,561 178,158 6,490
23817 Siding contractors 279 148,715 34,957 1,491
238170 Siding contractors 279 148,715 34,957 1,491
23819 Other building exterior contractors 83 68,445 22,332 760
238190 Other building exterior contractors 83 68,445 22,332 760
2382 Building equipment contractors 5,744 5,727,857 1,845,173 59,388
23821 Electrical contractors 2,531 2,046,392 708,317 23,573
238210 Electrical contractors 2,531 2,046,392 708,317 23,573
23822 Plumbing and HVAC contractors 2,978 3,258,502 993,337 31,312
238220 Plumbing and HVAC contractors 2,978 3,258,502 993,337 31,312
23829 Other building equipment contractors 235 422,963 143,519 4,504
238290 Other building equipment contractors 235 422,963 143,519 4,504
2383 Building finishing contractors 3,626 2,292,832 602,638 22,906
23831 Drywall and insulation contractors 486 1,049,305 268,165 8,782
238310 Drywall and insulation contractors 486 1,049,305 268,165 8,782
23832 Painting and wall covering contractors 1,118 395,267 133,281 6,063
238320 Painting and wall covering contractors 1,118 395,267 133,281 6,063
23833 Flooring contractors 518 231,671 46,834 1,884
238330 Flooring contractors 518 231,671 46,834 1,884
23834 Tile and terrazzo contractors 229 130,729 37,187 1,429
238340 Tile and terrazzo contractors 229 130,729 37,187 1,429
23835 Finish carpentry contractors 1,186 412,247 88,611 3,805
238350 Finish carpentry contractors 1,186 412,247 88,611 3,805
23839 Other building finishing contractors 89 73,613 28,559 943
238390 Other building finishing contractors 89 73,613 28,559 943
2389 Other specialty trade contractors 2,155 1,637,759 409,439 15,131
23891 Site preparation contractors 1,222 1,085,035 253,534 9,120
238910 Site preparation contractors 1,222 1,085,035 253,534 9,120
23899 All other specialty trade contractors 933 552,723 155,905 6,011
238990 All other specialty trade contractors 933 552,723 155,905 6,011


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