1997 Economic Census:
Construction
Missouri


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 15,020 19,016,286 3,978,052 130,555
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 4,495 8,688,796 1,064,306 36,423
234 Heavy construction 1,149 D 577,398 17,335
235 Special trade contractors 9,376 D 2,336,347 76,797

 

 

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 15,020 19,016,286 3,978,052 130,555
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 4,495 8,688,796 1,064,306 36,423
2331 Land subdivision & land development 175 133,680 19,540 712
2332 Residential building construction 3,439 2,772,991 341,541 15,195
23321 Single-family housing construction 3,204 2,590,039 319,216 14,220
23322 Multifamily housing construction 235 182,952 22,325 975
2333 Nonresidential building construction 881 5,782,126 703,225 20,516
23331 Mfg & industrial building construction 136 1,223,603 175,380 4,031
23332 Commercial & institutional building construction 746 4,558,523 527,845 16,486
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
234 Heavy construction 1,149 D 577,398 17,335
2341 Highway, street, bridge, & tunnel construction 239 D 254,698 6,942
23411 Highway & street construction 221 1,189,693 219,862 5,952
23412 Bridge & tunnel construction 18 D 34,836 989
2349 Other heavy construction 909 D 322,700 10,393
23491 Water, sewer, & pipeline construction 238 377,511 84,649 2,570
23492 Power & communication transmission line construction 99 246,434 57,268 2,144
23493 Industrial nonbuilding structure construction 2 D D (1000-2499)
23499 All other heavy construction 571 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 9,376 D 2,336,347 76,797
2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 1,824 1,860,367 569,548 16,587
2352 Painting & wall covering contractors 892 341,225 133,248 5,114
2353 Electrical contractors 990 1,403,071 458,540 12,425
2354 Masonry, drywall, insulation, & tile contractors 1,053 767,851 279,791 9,386
23541 Masonry & stone contractors 515 292,943 106,841 3,867
23542 Drywall, plastering, acoustical, & insulation contractors 457 419,501 155,230 4,916
23543 Tile, marble, terrazzo, & mosaic contractors 81 55,407 17,719 604
2355 Carpentry & floor contractors 1,391 538,365 175,975 7,336
23551 Carpentry contractors 1,148 360,025 123,255 5,455
23552 Floor laying & other floor contractors 242 178,340 52,720 1,881
2356 Roofing, siding, & sheet metal contractors 887 521,744 158,665 5,886
2357 Concrete contractors 1,007 729,810 187,711 7,593
2358 Water well drilling contractors 85 46,441 10,012 399
2359 Other special trade contractors 1,247 D 362,858 12,071
23591 Structural steel erection contractors 95 228,925 72,089 2,082
23592 Glass & glazing contractors 77 80,861 20,900 601
23593 Excavation contractors 413 D 71,751 2,532
23594 Wrecking & demolition contractors 34 45,113 7,420 280
23595 Building equip & other machinery installation contractors 80 138,367 47,851 1,110
23599 All other special trade contractors 547 426,102 142,847 5,465
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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