1997 Nonemployer Statistics
Construction

Virginia
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 63,107 25,086,499 43,570 1,911,163 19,537 23,175,336
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 15,652 11,492,361 9,223 819,125 6,429 10,673,236
2331 Land subdivision & land development 1,527 541,734 1,328 205,392 199 336,342
2332 Residential building construction 12,215 6,083,558 7,135 565,016 5,080 5,518,542
2333 Nonresidential building construction 1,911 4,867,069 760 48,717 1,151 4,818,352
234 Heavy construction 2,004 3,714,142 751 37,253 1,253 3,676,889
2341 Highway, street, bridge, & tunnel construction 598 N 141 6,688 457 D
2349 Other heavy construction 1,406 N 610 30,565 796 D
235 Special trade contractors 45,450 9,879,996 33,596 1,054,785 11,854 8,825,211
2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 4,829 2,237,682 2,438 91,975 2,391 2,145,707
2352 Painting & wall covering contractors 7,357 553,273 6,008 145,973 1,349 407,300
2353 Electrical contractors 3,625 1,673,784 2,047 48,099 1,578 1,625,685
2354 Masonry, drywall, insulation, & tile contractors 4,948 1,131,050 3,364 107,690 1,584 1,023,360
2355 Carpentry & floor contractors 10,887 1,068,067 9,232 258,961 1,655 809,106
2356 Roofing, siding, & sheet metal contractors 3,321 843,066 2,399 107,901 922 735,165
2357 Concrete contractors 1,481 720,493 676 22,349 805 698,144
2358 Water well drilling contractors 205 63,781 115 5,020 90 58,761
2359 Other special trade contractors 8,796 1,588,800 7,317 266,817 1,479 1,321,983
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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