1997 Economic Census:
Construction
Minnesota


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 12,993 18,532,066 3,603,848 103,200
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 3,770 8,458,325 845,181 24,010
234 Heavy construction 1,019 3,139,971 658,158 16,628
235 Special trade contractors 8,204 6,933,770 2,100,509 62,562

 

 

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 12,993 18,532,066 3,603,848 103,200
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 3,770 8,458,325 845,181 24,010
2331 Land subdivision & land development 120 170,602 18,262 436
2332 Residential building construction 2,738 3,216,611 291,460 10,418
23321 Single-family housing construction 2,640 2,987,952 274,687 9,927
23322 Multifamily housing construction 98 228,659 16,772 491
2333 Nonresidential building construction 912 5,071,113 535,460 13,156
23331 Mfg & industrial building construction 209 795,452 100,856 2,728
23332 Commercial & institutional building construction 702 4,275,661 434,604 10,428
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
234 Heavy construction 1,019 3,139,971 658,158 16,628
2341 Highway, street, bridge, & tunnel construction 283 D 283,685 6,674
23411 Highway & street construction 262 1,271,216 249,988 5,839
23412 Bridge & tunnel construction 21 D 33,698 835
2349 Other heavy construction 736 D 374,472 9,954
23491 Water, sewer, & pipeline construction 216 642,017 138,456 3,641
23492 Power & communication transmission line construction 64 171,811 43,467 (1000-2499)
23493 Industrial nonbuilding structure construction 5 D 37,113 (1000-2499)
23499 All other heavy construction 452 D 155,437 (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 8,204 6,933,770 2,100,509 62,562
2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 1,416 1,763,226 522,806 13,656
2352 Painting & wall covering contractors 624 265,060 92,750 3,365
2353 Electrical contractors 1,299 1,281,997 440,042 11,918
2354 Masonry, drywall, insulation, & tile contractors 1,020 855,852 279,880 8,134
23541 Masonry & stone contractors 498 324,586 107,305 3,118
23542 Drywall, plastering, acoustical, & insulation contractors 416 476,173 154,183 4,496
23543 Tile, marble, terrazzo, & mosaic contractors 106 55,093 18,392 520
2355 Carpentry & floor contractors 1,343 462,522 141,289 5,222
23551 Carpentry contractors 1,080 336,008 102,370 3,867
23552 Floor laying & other floor contractors 263 126,513 38,919 1,355
2356 Roofing, siding, & sheet metal contractors 566 587,662 139,948 5,193
2357 Concrete contractors 708 611,168 170,179 5,341
2358 Water well drilling contractors 104 68,441 17,224 687
2359 Other special trade contractors 1,124 1,037,843 296,391 9,046
23591 Structural steel erection contractors 57 152,421 54,495 1,392
23592 Glass & glazing contractors 73 81,979 22,516 643
23593 Excavation contractors 517 D 84,780 2,765
23594 Wrecking & demolition contractors s D 6,521 183
23595 Building equip & other machinery installation contractors 104 173,321 57,086 1,322
23599 All other special trade contractors 355 D 70,992 2,742
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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