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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Heavy construction
United States
By detailed employment size By year By state
 
U.S. - Heavy construction by Employment Size of Enterprise
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 39,062 40,091 803,944 33,346,502
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 4,589 4,589 0 310,814
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 13,276 13,278 28,863 1,086,037
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 7,228 7,232 48,274 1,776,755
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 5,894 5,911 80,672 3,171,472
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 6,696 6,776 261,575 10,757,552
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,105 1,312 177,738 7,556,553
Firms with 500 employees or more 274 993 206,822 8,687,319
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Heavy construction - by Year
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
More
data
Year Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
  2002 38,610 19.8% 3.7% 0.8% 856,312 82.4% 53.6% 31.2%
link to 2001 detail 2001 39,210 20.8% 3.8% 0.7% 901,207 81.9% 52.7% 30.1%
link to 2000 detail 2000 38,304 22.5% 4.0% 0.8% 900,987 82.9% 51.6% 28.5%
link to 1999 detail 1999 38,515 21.6% 3.8% 0.8% 848,373 81.5% 49.3% 26.8%
link to 1998 detail 1998 39,062 20.7% 3.5% 0.7% 803,944 80.4% 47.8% 25.7%

 

 

Heavy construction by State
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
United States 39,062 20.7% 3.5% 0.7% 803,944 80.4% 47.8% 25.7%
Alabama 748 24.6% 5.7% 1.2% 14,674 80.0% 41.5% 8.4%
Alaska 259 8.5% 3.1% 1.5% 2,972 68.4% D D
Arizona 542 32.8% 7.2% 2.4% 14,892 86.0% 46.9% 19.9%
Arkansas 528 19.7% 3.6% 0.9% 8,054 73.7% D D
California 3,307 23.0% 4.4% 1.8% 68,231 80.3% 45.5% 27.3%
Colorado 743 23.8% 6.6% 2.6% 17,593 82.1% 52.9% 27.1%
Connecticut 448 15.6% 3.6% 2.0% 11,925 82.8% 67.4% 62.4%
Delaware 92 41.3% 9.8% 4.3% 2,453 86.9% 36.9% 6.4%
District of Columbia 18 83.3% 33.3% 11.1% 1,405 97.3% D D
Florida 2,067 25.7% 5.3% 1.8% 45,794 83.9% 47.0% 20.9%
Georgia 1,322 20.5% 3.8% 1.4% 26,692 79.7% 47.1% 29.2%
Hawaii 106 32.1% 10.4% 2.8% 2,375 78.3% D D
Idaho 360 17.5% 1.4% 0.6% 4,941 72.4% D D
Illinois 1,443 16.8% 3.3% 1.2% 19,972 70.7% 34.8% 13.4%
Indiana 779 22.1% 5.1% 2.6% 16,309 79.5% 48.2% 27.1%
Iowa 690 12.8% 1.7% 0.3% 6,255 58.8% D D
Kansas 579 21.2% 5.7% 2.1% 11,432 80.6% 48.2% 14.0%
Kentucky 686 21.0% 3.6% 1.0% 10,491 73.3% 28.3% 3.5%
Louisiana 837 32.1% 9.0% 3.3% 43,579 92.2% 73.8% 57.7%
Maine 254 15.7% 3.5% 2.4% 4,003 73.3% 42.7% 33.9%
Maryland 655 25.8% 6.0% 2.1% 14,555 80.0% 45.9% 18.9%
Massachusetts 852 18.3% 4.2% 1.8% 13,514 75.5% 42.6% 20.9%
Michigan 1,156 16.0% 2.4% 0.6% 13,739 66.2% 25.3% 2.4%
Minnesota 913 13.0% 2.4% 0.5% 11,467 71.0% 41.2% 13.2%
Mississippi 532 20.9% 4.7% 1.3% 11,590 81.5% 51.6% 22.4%
Missouri 895 16.5% 2.6% 1.1% 12,957 71.9% 33.9% 18.8%
Montana 274 13.9% 2.6% 0.4% 2,768 66.3% D D
Nebraska 376 15.2% 3.2% 1.1% 5,414 71.7% 43.5% 19.9%
Nevada 277 31.4% 9.0% 3.2% 8,077 87.4% 52.0% 17.7%
New Hampshire 236 15.3% 1.3% 0.4% (2500-4999) D D D
New Jersey 1,005 17.5% 3.5% 1.7% 15,347 72.4% 37.5% 20.2%
New Mexico 215 37.7% 9.8% 0.9% 7,329 89.9% D D
New York 1,685 17.6% 3.6% 0.9% 23,898 71.8% 34.7% 9.9%
North Carolina 1,570 18.5% 2.8% 1.1% 29,120 78.3% 43.8% 26.2%
North Dakota 176 11.9% 3.4% 1.1% (1000-2499) D D D
Ohio 1,348 21.2% 4.6% 1.6% 24,938 77.4% 46.1% 25.7%
Oklahoma 644 20.5% 4.0% 1.2% 9,977 74.7% 34.9% 15.0%
Oregon 742 16.4% 2.7% 0.9% 9,128 66.4% 25.9% 7.9%
Pennsylvania 1,319 25.6% 5.3% 2.0% 31,576 81.9% 49.6% 29.8%
Rhode Island 123 14.6% 2.4% 0.8% 1,520 62.7% D D
South Carolina 697 21.8% 3.9% 1.3% 13,589 78.6% 41.7% 21.3%
South Dakota 239 7.9% 2.5% 0.8% 1,696 42.5% D D
Tennessee 826 21.4% 5.8% 1.8% 17,610 81.8% 51.2% 26.3%
Texas 2,926 28.6% 6.7% 1.9% 110,589 89.9% 66.1% 43.3%
Utah 309 31.7% 6.5% 3.2% 7,358 83.9% 43.7% 25.4%
Vermont 126 12.7% 1.6% 1.6% (1000-2499) D D D
Virginia 1,130 28.1% 5.2% 1.2% 28,286 82.9% 44.4% 17.5%
Washington 1,186 18.3% 3.5% 0.9% 19,011 75.5% 40.8% 14.3%
West Virginia 365 26.0% 4.4% 2.2% 6,910 79.2% D D
Wisconsin 635 17.6% 2.8% 0.5% 8,199 69.5% D D
Wyoming 234 21.4% 5.1% 1.7% (2500-4999) D D D
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?