1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Construction

Colorado
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 52,209 21,644,759 37,528 1,907,839 14,681 19,736,920
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 13,252 9,978,181 8,969 811,072 4,283 9,167,109
2331 Land subdivision & land development 1,184 486,983 965 144,108 219 342,875
2332 Residential building construction 10,459 4,992,742 7,224 594,780 3,235 4,397,962
2333 Nonresidential building construction 1,609 4,498,457 780 72,184 829 4,426,273
234 Heavy construction 1,493 3,016,418 681 41,692 812 2,974,726
2341 Highway, street, bridge, & tunnel construction 360 1,186,703 115 8,736 245 1,177,967
2349 Other heavy construction 1,132 1,829,715 566 32,956 566 1,796,759
235 Special trade contractors 37,464 8,650,160 27,878 1,055,075 9,586 7,595,085
2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 3,356 1,797,587 1,702 80,608 1,654 1,716,979
2352 Painting & wall covering contractors 4,755 349,549 3,840 110,283 915 239,266
2353 Electrical contractors 2,623 1,571,438 1,268 47,002 1,355 1,524,436
2354 Masonry, drywall, insulation, & tile contractors 3,656 913,183 2,576 107,896 1,080 805,287
2355 Carpentry & floor contractors 10,451 1,032,834 8,744 294,187 1,707 738,647
2356 Roofing, siding, & sheet metal contractors 2,225 645,835 1,629 74,372 596 571,463
2357 Concrete contractors 1,657 869,999 815 42,596 842 827,403
2358 Water well drilling contractors 147 78,890 59 3,714 88 75,176
2359 Other special trade contractors 8,595 1,390,845 7,245 294,417 1,350 1,096,428
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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