1997 Economic Census:
Construction
Connecticut


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 9,057 9,831,223 2,246,746 63,935
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 2,500 3,889,906 452,108 12,121
234 Heavy construction 526 1,685,249 521,304 14,590
235 Special trade contractors 6,032 4,256,068 1,273,334 37,224

 

 

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 9,057 9,831,223 2,246,746 63,935
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 2,500 3,889,906 452,108 12,121
2331 Land subdivision & land development 91 93,594 17,806 640
2332 Residential building construction 1,878 1,491,230 184,496 6,121
23321 Single-family housing construction 1,800 1,438,965 176,292 5,845
23322 Multifamily housing construction 78 52,266 8,204 277
2333 Nonresidential building construction 531 2,305,082 249,806 5,359
23331 Mfg & industrial building construction 110 230,304 33,890 771
23332 Commercial & institutional building construction 421 2,074,778 215,916 4,589
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
234 Heavy construction 526 1,685,249 521,304 14,590
2341 Highway, street, bridge, & tunnel construction 245 622,402 132,051 3,257
23411 Highway & street construction 232 531,172 110,111 2,753
23412 Bridge & tunnel construction 13 91,230 21,940 504
2349 Other heavy construction 280 1,062,847 389,253 11,333
23491 Water, sewer, & pipeline construction 93 297,120 49,026 1,234
23492 Power & communication transmission line construction s 11,324 2,032 62
23493 Industrial nonbuilding structure construction 3 D D (1000-2499)
23499 All other heavy construction 168 D D (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 6,032 4,256,068 1,273,334 37,224
2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 1,254 1,010,152 304,430 8,868
2352 Painting & wall covering contractors 586 182,146 58,176 2,262
2353 Electrical contractors 1,102 862,253 275,755 7,264
2354 Masonry, drywall, insulation, & tile contractors 518 394,564 126,431 3,755
23541 Masonry & stone contractors 294 137,811 42,275 1,512
23542 Drywall, plastering, acoustical, & insulation contractors 154 232,998 77,087 2,025
23543 Tile, marble, terrazzo, & mosaic contractors 71 23,755 7,069 218
2355 Carpentry & floor contractors 801 340,161 86,582 3,013
23551 Carpentry contractors 635 220,652 60,065 2,103
23552 Floor laying & other floor contractors 166 119,509 26,516 910
2356 Roofing, siding, & sheet metal contractors 421 355,001 97,918 2,688
2357 Concrete contractors 349 225,324 59,599 2,127
2358 Water well drilling contractors 37 23,849 6,924 192
2359 Other special trade contractors 965 862,618 257,519 7,054
23591 Structural steel erection contractors 59 203,034 55,489 1,244
23592 Glass & glazing contractors 69 57,734 17,863 486
23593 Excavation contractors 389 213,655 56,649 1,867
23594 Wrecking & demolition contractors s 55,257 16,623 364
23595 Building equip & other machinery installation contractors 57 132,058 44,343 926
23599 All other special trade contractors 333 200,880 66,552 2,168
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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