1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Pennsylvania
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 27,046 26,222 3.1 D 24,593,324 N 226,488 213,478 6.1 7,165,776 5,620,793 27.5
15 Building construction--general contractors and operative builders 8,035 8,047 -0.1 D 9,708,710 N 52,301 52,835 -1.0 D D N
16 Heavy construction other than buildings construction--contractors 1,415 1,383 2.3 D 4,046,741 N 34,337 31,670 8.4 D 952,726 N
17 Construction--Special trade contractors 17,596 16,792 4.8 14,864,647 10,837,873 37.2 139,850 128,973 8.4 4,363,075 D N
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