1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Massachusetts
1987 SIC Basis: Construction

 

 

 

Construction by Industry (4-digit SIC)
Includes only establishments with payroll. Data are in current dollars and have not been adjusted for inflation. Detail may not add to total because of rounding. Introductory text includes scope and methodology.
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SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Dollar value of business done
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
  Construction industries 14,519 13,447 8.0 D 11,548,924 N (100,000+) 86,755 N D 2,508,784 N
15 Building construction--general contractors and operative builders 3,737 3,567 4.8 D 4,215,037 N (10k-24999) 17,967 N D 492,762 N
16 Heavy construction other than buildings construction--contractors 894 801 11.6 D 2,236,737 N (10k-24999) 12,993 N D 485,888 N
17 Construction--Special trade contractors 9,888 9,080 8.9 8,152,244 5,097,150 59.9 67,251 55,795 20.5 2,310,539 1,530,134 51.0
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

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- Source: 1997 Economic Census, Comparative Statistics   - Questions?
Last revised: July 13, 2011