1997 Economic Census:
Construction
Oregon


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 11,740 13,136,328 2,648,954 80,041
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 4,294 6,408,034 668,549 20,375
234 Heavy construction 862 1,789,840 432,500 11,126
235 Special trade contractors 6,584 4,938,455 1,547,905 48,540

 

 

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 11,740 13,136,328 2,648,954 80,041
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 4,294 6,408,034 668,549 20,375
2331 Land subdivision & land development 127 195,360 21,921 489
2332 Residential building construction 3,329 2,777,240 262,696 10,739
23321 Single-family housing construction 3,150 2,516,339 231,045 9,715
23322 Multifamily housing construction 179 260,901 31,651 1,024
2333 Nonresidential building construction 838 3,435,434 383,932 9,148
23331 Mfg & industrial building construction 203 721,194 120,745 2,692
23332 Commercial & institutional building construction 635 2,714,240 263,186 6,456
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
234 Heavy construction 862 1,789,840 432,500 11,126
2341 Highway, street, bridge, & tunnel construction 313 724,689 151,284 4,078
23411 Highway & street construction 300 616,992 131,200 3,641
23412 Bridge & tunnel construction 13 107,697 20,084 438
2349 Other heavy construction 549 1,065,151 281,216 7,048
23491 Water, sewer, & pipeline construction 223 408,723 101,408 2,796
23492 Power & communication transmission line construction s 206,721 70,002 1,465
23493 Industrial nonbuilding structure construction 2 D D (1000-2499)
23499 All other heavy construction 293 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 6,584 4,938,455 1,547,905 48,540
2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 1,079 1,366,535 439,915 10,884
2352 Painting & wall covering contractors 658 199,385 64,891 3,069
2353 Electrical contractors 774 1,042,163 350,547 8,888
2354 Masonry, drywall, insulation, & tile contractors 702 441,677 147,891 5,118
23541 Masonry & stone contractors 212 92,222 27,974 990
23542 Drywall, plastering, acoustical, & insulation contractors 400 326,790 112,812 3,841
23543 Tile, marble, terrazzo, & mosaic contractors 90 22,664 7,105 287
2355 Carpentry & floor contractors 1,119 342,101 101,600 4,636
23551 Carpentry contractors 775 251,766 74,637 3,467
23552 Floor laying & other floor contractors 344 90,334 26,963 1,169
2356 Roofing, siding, & sheet metal contractors 640 401,897 116,377 4,728
2357 Concrete contractors 568 334,043 105,760 3,892
2358 Water well drilling contractors 100 31,840 8,635 362
2359 Other special trade contractors 944 778,813 212,288 6,963
23591 Structural steel erection contractors 80 205,671 55,685 1,608
23592 Glass & glazing contractors 64 38,533 10,404 326
23593 Excavation contractors 362 248,196 57,720 2,121
23594 Wrecking & demolition contractors 19 17,536 4,825 143
23595 Building equip & other machinery installation contractors 74 79,147 27,891 790
23599 All other special trade contractors 346 189,731 55,763 1,974
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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