1997 Economic Census:
Construction
New Hampshire


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 3,684 3,326,696 677,938 22,690
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 1,065 1,455,016 174,350 5,838
234 Heavy construction 274 477,101 109,719 3,189
235 Special trade contractors 2,345 1,394,578 393,869 13,663

 

 

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 3,684 3,326,696 677,938 22,690
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 1,065 1,455,016 174,350 5,838
2331 Land subdivision & land development 38 s 5,370 142
2332 Residential building construction 846 686,334 80,714 3,085
23321 Single-family housing construction 831 658,087 78,031 2,998
23322 Multifamily housing construction 16 28,247 2,683 87
2333 Nonresidential building construction 181 695,347 88,266 2,610
23331 Mfg & industrial building construction 50 D 11,727 480
23332 Commercial & institutional building construction 131 D 76,540 2,131
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
234 Heavy construction 274 477,101 109,719 3,189
2341 Highway, street, bridge, & tunnel construction 103 D 49,391 1,376
23411 Highway & street construction 96 225,444 42,846 1,208
23412 Bridge & tunnel construction 7 D 6,546 168
2349 Other heavy construction 172 D 60,328 1,812
23491 Water, sewer, & pipeline construction 9 s s (100,000+)
23492 Power & communication transmission line construction 26 D 26,222 651
23493 Industrial nonbuilding structure construction s D D (1000-2499)
23499 All other heavy construction 135 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 2,345 1,394,578 393,869 13,663
2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 461 362,465 95,903 3,097
2352 Painting & wall covering contractors 185 36,191 13,670 718
2353 Electrical contractors 407 227,319 71,208 2,465
2354 Masonry, drywall, insulation, & tile contractors 207 174,967 57,144 1,817
23541 Masonry & stone contractors 116 64,309 17,927 662
23542 Drywall, plastering, acoustical, & insulation contractors 79 107,289 38,059 1,120
23543 Tile, marble, terrazzo, & mosaic contractors 12 3,369 1,157 35
2355 Carpentry & floor contractors 330 D 30,221 1,113
23551 Carpentry contractors 294 D 24,650 926
23552 Floor laying & other floor contractors 36 32,099 5,571 187
2356 Roofing, siding, & sheet metal contractors 107 81,752 23,738 807
2357 Concrete contractors 149 67,310 19,698 706
2358 Water well drilling contractors 38 29,421 9,986 310
2359 Other special trade contractors 460 D 72,300 2,631
23591 Structural steel erection contractors 6 2,098 1,022 29
23592 Glass & glazing contractors 29 20,312 5,174 176
23593 Excavation contractors 271 124,120 29,057 1,168
23594 Wrecking & demolition contractors 10 16,094 4,300 115
23595 Building equip & other machinery installation contractors 14 D 10,525 209
23599 All other special trade contractors 131 D 22,222 935
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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