1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Construction

Alabama
Includes only firms subject to federal income tax. Nonemployers are businesses with no paid employees. Introductory text includes scope and methodology. More detail is available for employers. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
NAICS
code
Description All taxable firms Nonemployers Employers
Establish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Establish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Establish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
23 Construction 45,543 14,301,498 35,957 1,519,981 9,586 12,781,517
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 10,795 7,573,944 7,928 669,288 2,867 6,904,656
2331 Land subdivision & land development 1,016 222,219 917 111,611 99 110,608
2332 Residential building construction 8,081 2,377,240 6,037 497,749 2,044 1,879,491
2333 Nonresidential building construction 1,698 4,974,485 974 59,928 724 4,914,557
234 Heavy construction 1,833 2,006,216 935 43,006 898 1,963,210
2341 Highway, street, bridge, & tunnel construction 438 N 109 9,888 329 D
2349 Other heavy construction 1,395 N 826 33,118 569 D
235 Special trade contractors 32,915 4,721,338 27,094 807,687 5,821 3,913,651
2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 3,483 1,322,743 2,070 82,020 1,413 1,240,723
2352 Painting & wall covering contractors 4,474 246,532 4,014 87,892 460 158,640
2353 Electrical contractors 2,495 681,296 1,598 38,123 897 643,173
2354 Masonry, drywall, insulation, & tile contractors 3,836 617,868 3,091 104,251 745 513,617
2355 Carpentry & floor contractors 7,980 409,979 7,327 181,454 653 228,525
2356 Roofing, siding, & sheet metal contractors 2,416 383,137 1,990 72,068 426 311,069
2357 Concrete contractors 1,151 214,012 758 26,185 393 187,827
2358 Water well drilling contractors 91 14,687 66 3,184 25 11,503
2359 Other special trade contractors 6,990 831,085 6,180 212,510 810 618,575
D Withheld to avoid disclosure;   N Not available; S Withheld because data do not meet publication standards;   W Wholesale receipts for nonemployers are not comparable to wholesale sales for employers;   X Industry not in scope of Economic Census for employers;   t Total does not include employer data for out-of-scope industries;   r revised subsequent to initial publication

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Source: 1997 Economic Census:   Nonemployer Statistics and Geographic Area Series (for employers)

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