1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Construction

Tennessee
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 69,288 19,988,200 57,871 2,691,038 11,417 17,297,162
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 16,239 9,404,557 12,576 1,217,999 3,663 8,186,558
2331 Land subdivision & land development 1,355 351,704 1,181 150,978 174 200,726
2332 Residential building construction 12,948 4,048,972 10,237 986,243 2,711 3,062,729
2333 Nonresidential building construction 1,936 5,003,881 1,158 80,778 778 4,923,103
234 Heavy construction 2,083 2,772,827 1,190 64,392 893 2,708,435
2341 Highway, street, bridge, & tunnel construction 385 N 147 8,079 238 D
2349 Other heavy construction 1,699 N 1,043 56,313 656 D
235 Special trade contractors 50,966 7,810,818 44,105 1,408,647 6,861 6,402,171
2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 5,098 2,127,842 3,486 140,429 1,612 1,987,413
2352 Painting & wall covering contractors 6,436 N 5,923 141,086 513 D
2353 Electrical contractors 3,530 1,274,558 2,645 69,768 885 1,204,790
2354 Masonry, drywall, insulation, & tile contractors 6,107 833,769 5,272 190,075 835 643,694
2355 Carpentry & floor contractors 13,646 632,057 12,842 335,308 804 296,749
2356 Roofing, siding, & sheet metal contractors 4,058 542,236 3,494 129,881 564 412,355
2357 Concrete contractors 1,815 572,885 1,329 53,117 486 519,768
2358 Water well drilling contractors 139 34,540 90 5,030 49 29,510
2359 Other special trade contractors 10,138 N 9,024 343,953 1,114 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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