1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Construction

Mississippi
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 26,041 6,904,421 21,217 801,221 4,824 6,103,200
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 5,750 3,017,572 4,411 316,108 1,339 2,701,464
2331 Land subdivision & land development 464 75,438 420 39,659 44 35,779
2332 Residential building construction 4,381 882,497 3,480 245,549 901 636,948
2333 Nonresidential building construction 905 2,059,637 511 30,900 394 2,028,737
234 Heavy construction 1,226 1,547,444 629 26,498 597 1,520,946
2341 Highway, street, bridge, & tunnel construction 253 N 98 4,482 155 D
2349 Other heavy construction 973 N 531 22,016 442 D
235 Special trade contractors 19,065 2,339,404 16,177 458,615 2,888 1,880,789
2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 2,078 632,487 1,332 45,689 746 586,798
2352 Painting & wall covering contractors 2,495 108,603 2,276 44,913 219 63,690
2353 Electrical contractors 1,466 316,714 1,014 26,988 452 289,726
2354 Masonry, drywall, insulation, & tile contractors 1,898 302,349 1,569 52,055 329 250,294
2355 Carpentry & floor contractors 5,497 N 5,182 123,093 315 D
2356 Roofing, siding, & sheet metal contractors 1,204 184,010 959 29,984 245 154,026
2357 Concrete contractors 597 127,404 444 15,630 153 111,774
2358 Water well drilling contractors 79 38,711 45 1,248 34 37,463
2359 Other special trade contractors 3,750 N 3,356 119,015 394 D
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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