1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Construction

South 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 38,589 12,223,887 28,159 1,277,757 10,430 10,946,130
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 9,648 5,987,308 6,473 582,334 3,175 5,404,974
2331 Land subdivision & land development 1,128 651,031 964 123,323 164 527,708
2332 Residential building construction 7,443 2,870,879 4,952 418,313 2,491 2,452,566
2333 Nonresidential building construction 1,077 2,465,398 557 40,698 520 2,424,700
234 Heavy construction 1,057 1,637,730 453 21,141 604 1,616,589
2341 Highway, street, bridge, & tunnel construction 307 778,007 67 2,192 240 775,815
2349 Other heavy construction 750 859,723 386 18,949 364 840,774
235 Special trade contractors 27,884 4,598,849 21,233 674,282 6,651 3,924,567
2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 3,083 1,272,632 1,732 72,677 1,351 1,199,955
2352 Painting & wall covering contractors 4,042 N 3,439 82,519 603 D
2353 Electrical contractors 2,490 792,874 1,583 41,169 907 751,705
2354 Masonry, drywall, insulation, & tile contractors 2,874 533,569 1,881 68,870 993 464,699
2355 Carpentry & floor contractors 6,806 395,987 5,836 160,972 970 235,015
2356 Roofing, siding, & sheet metal contractors 1,929 343,750 1,457 59,358 472 284,392
2357 Concrete contractors 805 244,816 413 11,476 392 233,340
2358 Water well drilling contractors 147 26,822 67 3,327 80 23,495
2359 Other special trade contractors 5,709 N 4,825 173,914 884 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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