1997 Economic Census:
Construction
Georgia


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 17,896 28,587,264 4,687,527 163,981
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 5,552 15,399,950 1,245,581 38,923
234 Heavy construction 1,267 3,386,869 716,953 23,695
235 Special trade contractors 11,077 9,800,444 2,724,994 101,363

 

 

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 17,896 28,587,264 4,687,527 163,981
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 5,552 15,399,950 1,245,581 38,923
2331 Land subdivision & land development 340 1,031,546 57,779 1,613
2332 Residential building construction 3,751 5,278,066 381,630 14,108
23321 Single-family housing construction 3,595 4,771,728 342,459 12,844
23322 Multifamily housing construction 156 506,337 39,170 1,263
2333 Nonresidential building construction 1,461 9,090,338 806,172 23,202
23331 Mfg & industrial building construction 266 1,158,476 142,383 4,532
23332 Commercial & institutional building construction 1,195 7,931,862 663,789 18,670
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
234 Heavy construction 1,267 3,386,869 716,953 23,695
2341 Highway, street, bridge, & tunnel construction 340 1,490,499 247,247 8,009
23411 Highway & street construction 316 1,379,967 221,511 7,103
23412 Bridge & tunnel construction 23 110,532 25,736 906
2349 Other heavy construction 927 1,896,370 469,705 15,685
23491 Water, sewer, & pipeline construction 321 570,255 126,884 4,442
23492 Power & communication transmission line construction 98 256,005 66,256 2,119
23493 Industrial nonbuilding structure construction 5 D 28,899 795
23499 All other heavy construction 503 D 247,667 8,330
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
235 Special trade contractors 11,077 9,800,444 2,724,994 101,363
2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 2,589 2,745,211 745,613 26,088
2352 Painting & wall covering contractors 855 417,103 121,186 5,471
2353 Electrical contractors 1,879 2,012,912 664,250 22,416
2354 Masonry, drywall, insulation, & tile contractors 1,242 985,322 254,596 11,136
23541 Masonry & stone contractors 510 271,932 76,776 3,908
23542 Drywall, plastering, acoustical, & insulation contractors 592 616,671 152,968 6,223
23543 Tile, marble, terrazzo, & mosaic contractors 139 96,718 24,852 1,005
2355 Carpentry & floor contractors 1,208 503,015 112,693 5,185
23551 Carpentry contractors 924 313,996 77,812 3,927
23552 Floor laying & other floor contractors 284 189,019 34,881 1,258
2356 Roofing, siding, & sheet metal contractors 734 549,199 161,671 5,938
2357 Concrete contractors 619 744,028 183,766 7,520
2358 Water well drilling contractors 120 48,061 10,492 542
2359 Other special trade contractors 1,831 1,795,594 470,727 17,067
23591 Structural steel erection contractors 134 D 57,296 1,832
23592 Glass & glazing contractors 148 125,995 30,550 1,193
23593 Excavation contractors 545 594,735 115,262 4,397
23594 Wrecking & demolition contractors 28 25,712 6,742 298
23595 Building equip & other machinery installation contractors 135 192,237 67,659 1,986
23599 All other special trade contractors 843 D 193,217 7,361
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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