1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for Virginia
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 19,117 17,151 11.5 22,569,591 14,293,435 57.9 176,432 143,644 22.8 4,732,942 3,160,154 49.8
15 Building construction--general contractors and operative builders 6,079 5,458 11.4 10,178,808 6,418,658 58.6 39,742 34,010 16.9 D 765,623 N
16 Heavy construction other than buildings construction--contractors 1,161 1,162 -0.1 3,525,292 2,356,988 49.6 28,956 25,754 12.4 D 627,546 N
17 Construction--Special trade contractors 11,877 10,532 12.8 8,865,491 5,517,789 60.7 107,734 83,881 28.4 2,778,092 1,766,986 57.2
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