1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Construction

Iowa
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 29,900 8,864,706 21,959 787,594 7,941 8,077,112
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 6,808 3,351,179 4,482 297,465 2,326 3,053,714
2331 Land subdivision & land development 451 73,187 412 56,128 39 17,059
2332 Residential building construction 5,166 1,233,497 3,540 212,626 1,626 1,020,871
2333 Nonresidential building construction 1,191 2,044,495 530 28,711 661 2,015,784
234 Heavy construction 1,167 1,633,025 477 21,046 690 1,611,979
2341 Highway, street, bridge, & tunnel construction 249 N 42 1,909 207 D
2349 Other heavy construction 917 N 435 19,137 482 D
235 Special trade contractors 21,926 3,880,502 17,000 469,083 4,926 3,411,419
2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 1,940 1,006,880 1,002 41,054 938 965,826
2352 Painting & wall covering contractors 2,615 121,531 2,262 35,690 353 85,841
2353 Electrical contractors 1,696 620,249 1,045 30,876 651 589,373
2354 Masonry, drywall, insulation, & tile contractors 1,665 412,715 1,125 32,938 540 379,777
2355 Carpentry & floor contractors 7,115 403,341 6,256 164,080 859 239,261
2356 Roofing, siding, & sheet metal contractors 1,712 328,500 1,304 42,959 408 285,541
2357 Concrete contractors 1,038 381,990 518 16,546 520 365,444
2358 Water well drilling contractors 102 28,138 42 2,357 60 25,781
2359 Other special trade contractors 4,044 577,157 3,446 102,583 598 474,574
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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