1997 Economic Census:
Construction
Nevada


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 4,436 11,932,286 2,313,444 70,168
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 1,413 5,901,183 587,035 14,939
234 Heavy construction 293 1,428,064 313,182 8,450
235 Special trade contractors 2,730 4,603,039 1,413,227 46,779

 

 

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 4,436 11,932,286 2,313,444 70,168
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 1,413 5,901,183 587,035 14,939
2331 Land subdivision & land development 116 507,050 46,490 976
2332 Residential building construction 1,019 2,977,807 247,104 7,799
23321 Single-family housing construction 976 2,873,215 235,972 7,344
23322 Multifamily housing construction 43 104,592 11,132 456
2333 Nonresidential building construction 277 2,416,326 293,441 6,164
23331 Mfg & industrial building construction 23 35,463 5,968 169
23332 Commercial & institutional building construction 254 2,380,863 287,473 5,996
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
234 Heavy construction 293 1,428,064 313,182 8,450
2341 Highway, street, bridge, & tunnel construction 48 D D (1000-2499)
23411 Highway & street construction 46 511,946 103,875 2,523
23412 Bridge & tunnel construction 2 D D (1000-2499)
2349 Other heavy construction 246 D D (1000-2499)
23491 Water, sewer, & pipeline construction 51 376,546 86,646 2,402
23492 Power & communication transmission line construction s 40,686 15,842 514
23493 Industrial nonbuilding structure construction s D D (1000-2499)
23499 All other heavy construction 170 427,735 92,784 2,596
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
235 Special trade contractors 2,730 4,603,039 1,413,227 46,779
2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 515 888,702 255,684 7,491
2352 Painting & wall covering contractors 186 78,015 30,124 1,294
2353 Electrical contractors 398 685,529 229,791 6,614
2354 Masonry, drywall, insulation, & tile contractors 412 705,175 264,375 10,448
23541 Masonry & stone contractors 132 180,418 55,965 2,458
23542 Drywall, plastering, acoustical, & insulation contractors 167 421,462 175,733 6,729
23543 Tile, marble, terrazzo, & mosaic contractors 114 103,296 32,677 1,261
2355 Carpentry & floor contractors 341 677,183 192,392 7,129
23551 Carpentry contractors 259 591,729 165,317 5,982
23552 Floor laying & other floor contractors 82 85,454 27,075 1,147
2356 Roofing, siding, & sheet metal contractors 110 181,879 53,866 2,373
2357 Concrete contractors 176 443,770 130,907 4,095
2358 Water well drilling contractors 37 25,516 6,104 201
2359 Other special trade contractors 554 917,270 249,983 7,133
23591 Structural steel erection contractors 27 D 44,814 1,151
23592 Glass & glazing contractors 58 107,514 27,255 755
23593 Excavation contractors 165 D 61,510 1,736
23594 Wrecking & demolition contractors 7 S 2,316 76
23595 Building equip & other machinery installation contractors 40 D 35,881 739
23599 All other special trade contractors 257 293,315 78,208 2,676
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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