1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Construction

North Carolina
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 94,296 30,114,936 70,306 3,221,842 23,990 26,893,094
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 21,829 14,527,124 14,636 1,384,584 7,193 13,142,540
2331 Land subdivision & land development 2,406 733,677 2,040 283,279 366 450,398
2332 Residential building construction 17,096 7,577,590 11,407 1,012,502 5,689 6,565,088
2333 Nonresidential building construction 2,328 6,215,858 1,189 88,803 1,139 6,127,055
234 Heavy construction 2,974 3,864,225 1,354 71,747 1,620 3,792,478
2341 Highway, street, bridge, & tunnel construction 640 1,884,439 225 10,885 415 1,873,554
2349 Other heavy construction 2,334 1,979,785 1,129 60,862 1,205 1,918,923
235 Special trade contractors 69,493 11,723,587 54,316 1,765,511 15,177 9,958,076
2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 6,692 3,167,395 3,635 146,551 3,057 3,020,844
2352 Painting & wall covering contractors 9,333 613,574 8,023 200,112 1,310 413,462
2353 Electrical contractors 6,211 2,099,307 3,916 97,169 2,295 2,002,138
2354 Masonry, drywall, insulation, & tile contractors 8,568 1,539,820 6,266 244,248 2,302 1,295,572
2355 Carpentry & floor contractors 18,191 1,127,357 16,049 451,645 2,142 675,712
2356 Roofing, siding, & sheet metal contractors 4,827 870,780 3,697 147,589 1,130 723,191
2357 Concrete contractors 1,965 514,024 1,197 46,907 768 467,117
2358 Water well drilling contractors 311 90,958 144 5,942 167 85,016
2359 Other special trade contractors 13,395 1,700,374 11,389 425,348 2,006 1,275,026
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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