1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Construction

California
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 219,150 102,544,100 158,988 8,190,380 60,162 94,353,720
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 58,434 46,538,324 39,389 3,084,320 19,045 43,454,004
2331 Land subdivision & land development 4,279 2,377,646 3,483 391,963 796 1,985,683
2332 Residential building construction 45,318 21,849,635 31,584 2,337,883 13,734 19,511,752
2333 Nonresidential building construction 8,837 22,311,044 4,322 354,474 4,515 21,956,570
234 Heavy construction 8,557 12,476,169 5,360 288,786 3,197 12,187,383
2341 Highway, street, bridge, & tunnel construction 1,471 5,293,300 559 44,363 912 5,248,937
2349 Other heavy construction 7,085 7,182,869 4,801 244,423 2,284 6,938,446
235 Special trade contractors 152,160 43,529,610 114,239 4,817,274 37,921 38,712,336
2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 17,378 8,834,192 10,602 557,092 6,776 8,277,100
2352 Painting & wall covering contractors 24,372 2,312,231 19,970 587,301 4,402 1,724,930
2353 Electrical contractors 16,424 7,833,436 10,413 441,268 6,011 7,392,168
2354 Masonry, drywall, insulation, & tile contractors 14,518 4,823,546 9,450 364,802 5,068 4,458,744
2355 Carpentry & floor contractors 29,005 4,948,158 24,753 913,314 4,252 4,034,844
2356 Roofing, siding, & sheet metal contractors 7,356 3,002,515 4,323 242,988 3,033 2,759,527
2357 Concrete contractors 6,440 3,277,594 3,969 169,562 2,471 3,108,032
2358 Water well drilling contractors 431 235,252 202 11,127 229 224,125
2359 Other special trade contractors 36,236 8,262,689 30,557 1,529,820 5,679 6,732,869
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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