1997 Economic Census:
Construction
Alaska


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Construction by Subsector
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
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NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  23 Construction 2,034 2,455,331 565,015 14,114
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 667 931,200 145,731 4,171
234 Heavy construction 271 669,007 161,670 3,206
235 Special trade contractors 1,096 855,124 257,613 6,737

 

 

Construction by Industry
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
23 Construction 2,034 2,455,331 565,015 14,114
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 667 931,200 145,731 4,171
2331 Land subdivision & land development 27 18,314 3,322 145
2332 Residential building construction 459 442,213 56,154 2,150
23321 Single-family housing construction 429 363,412 42,293 1,808
23322 Multifamily housing construction 30 78,800 13,861 342
2333 Nonresidential building construction 181 470,673 86,255 1,876
23331 Mfg & industrial building construction 13 D 5,637 121
23332 Commercial & institutional building construction 169 D 80,619 1,755
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
234 Heavy construction 271 669,007 161,670 3,206
2341 Highway, street, bridge, & tunnel construction 127 D 100,744 1,821
23411 Highway & street construction 124 408,412 98,507 1,785
23412 Bridge & tunnel construction 3 D 2,237 37
2349 Other heavy construction 144 D 60,926 1,384
23491 Water, sewer, & pipeline construction 29 64,169 16,638 342
23492 Power & communication transmission line construction s 8,876 1,853 (1000-2499)
23493 Industrial nonbuilding structure construction s D 10,929 261
23499 All other heavy construction 100 D 31,506 (1000-2499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
235 Special trade contractors 1,096 855,124 257,613 6,737
2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 187 197,253 55,496 1,333
2352 Painting & wall covering contractors 113 37,154 10,707 449
2353 Electrical contractors 222 256,846 91,361 2,130
2354 Masonry, drywall, insulation, & tile contractors 114 D 18,643 518
23541 Masonry & stone contractors s D 3,136 128
23542 Drywall, plastering, acoustical, & insulation contractors 79 45,663 14,366 360
23543 Tile, marble, terrazzo, & mosaic contractors 14 4,296 1,141 30
2355 Carpentry & floor contractors 137 68,760 17,504 655
23551 Carpentry contractors 107 56,525 s 582
23552 Floor laying & other floor contractors s 12,235 2,362 73
2356 Roofing, siding, & sheet metal contractors 67 61,999 15,776 387
2357 Concrete contractors 47 17,307 4,479 159
2358 Water well drilling contractors 19 7,423 1,934 61
2359 Other special trade contractors 189 D 41,713 1,044
23591 Structural steel erection contractors 13 16,585 5,395 119
23592 Glass & glazing contractors 6 S S (1000-2499)
23593 Excavation contractors 98 74,956 18,901 474
23594 Wrecking & demolition contractors s D 2,601 61
23595 Building equip & other machinery installation contractors 9 7,197 3,146 55
23599 All other special trade contractors 57 D 9,961 298
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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