1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for New Jersey
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 21,595 19,643 9.9 D 16,849,616 N 140,900 131,376 7.2 D 4,009,157 N
15 Building construction--general contractors and operative builders 5,732 5,308 8.0 D 6,201,610 N 30,771 30,235 1.8 D 846,737 N
16 Heavy construction other than buildings construction--contractors 1,059 939 12.8 D 2,876,266 N 17,591 18,711 -6.0 742,265 730,986 1.5
17 Construction--Special trade contractors 14,803 13,396 10.5 10,977,296 7,771,739 41.2 92,537 82,430 12.3 3,247,112 2,431,434 33.5
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