1997 Economic Census:
Construction
Mississippi


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 4,824 6,103,200 1,155,491 47,695
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 1,339 2,701,464 334,419 12,299
234 Heavy construction 597 1,520,946 301,765 11,669
235 Special trade contractors 2,888 1,880,789 519,307 23,728

 

 

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 4,824 6,103,200 1,155,491 47,695
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 1,339 2,701,464 334,419 12,299
2331 Land subdivision & land development 44 35,779 4,751 219
2332 Residential building construction 901 636,948 61,561 3,264
23321 Single-family housing construction 896 604,509 59,283 3,162
23322 Multifamily housing construction 5 32,439 2,278 102
2333 Nonresidential building construction 394 2,028,737 268,107 8,816
23331 Mfg & industrial building construction 76 256,967 46,345 1,767
23332 Commercial & institutional building construction 318 1,771,770 221,762 7,049
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
234 Heavy construction 597 1,520,946 301,765 11,669
2341 Highway, street, bridge, & tunnel construction 155 D 119,237 4,723
23411 Highway & street construction 141 695,004 105,023 4,140
23412 Bridge & tunnel construction 14 D 14,214 583
2349 Other heavy construction 442 D 182,528 6,946
23491 Water, sewer, & pipeline construction 66 191,138 48,463 1,972
23492 Power & communication transmission line construction 30 132,711 42,528 1,411
23493 Industrial nonbuilding structure construction 1 D D (1000-2499)
23499 All other heavy construction 345 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 2,888 1,880,789 519,307 23,728
2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 746 586,798 145,477 6,793
2352 Painting & wall covering contractors 219 63,690 18,400 1,001
2353 Electrical contractors 452 289,726 93,997 3,941
2354 Masonry, drywall, insulation, & tile contractors 329 250,294 84,189 3,621
23541 Masonry & stone contractors 171 37,935 14,568 977
23542 Drywall, plastering, acoustical, & insulation contractors 142 205,072 67,019 2,531
23543 Tile, marble, terrazzo, & mosaic contractors 16 7,288 2,602 113
2355 Carpentry & floor contractors 315 D 22,302 951
23551 Carpentry contractors 234 72,680 14,693 708
23552 Floor laying & other floor contractors 81 D s 243
2356 Roofing, siding, & sheet metal contractors 245 154,026 41,114 2,446
2357 Concrete contractors 153 111,774 26,649 1,370
2358 Water well drilling contractors 34 37,463 8,428 353
2359 Other special trade contractors 394 D 78,753 3,251
23591 Structural steel erection contractors 54 53,564 17,842 732
23592 Glass & glazing contractors 29 15,525 3,860 164
23593 Excavation contractors 95 D D (1000-2499)
23594 Wrecking & demolition contractors 4 D D (1000-2499)
23595 Building equip & other machinery installation contractors s D 10,855 396
23599 All other special trade contractors 170 D 25,150 1,064
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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