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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Construction
Washington
By detailed employment size By year By industry
 
Washington - 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 21,370 21,448 143,172 5,224,921
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 4,171 4,171 0 118,277
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 10,777 10,777 21,832 537,499
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 3,190 3,190 20,666 557,148
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,793 1,795 23,969 770,351
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,231 1,241 44,104 1,678,337
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 137 163 19,869 934,599
Firms with 500 employees or more 71 111 12,732 628,710
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 22 25 4,339 198,499
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 6 6 2,228 122,683
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 7 8 1,152 59,960
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 36 72 5,013 247,568
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

Washington - 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 +
link to 2008 detail 2008 24,828 7.7% 1.2% 0.4% 198,559 58.7% 28.6% 13.7%
link to 2007 detail 2007 25,980 7.5% 1.2% 0.4% 198,699 57.5% 26.3% 10.4%
link to 2006 detail 2006 24,945 7.4% 1.1% 0.3% 184,453 56.5% 24.3% 9.2%
link to 2005 detail 2005 23,866 6.8% 0.9% 0.3% 164,391 53.7% 22.1% 9.3%
link to 2004 detail 2004 22,642 6.7% 1.0% 0.4% 152,990 53.6% 22.4% 8.9%
link to 2003 detail 2003 21,850 6.6% 1.0% 0.4% 149,680 55.2% 25.2% 13.1%
link to 2002 detail 2002 21,319 6.3% 1.1% 0.5% 140,941 54.1% 25.6% 11.8%
link to 2001 detail 2001 20,886 7.2% 1.1% 0.4% 153,098 56.9% 24.9% 11.3%
link to 2000 detail 2000 21,531 7.2% 1.1% 0.4% 157,404 56.3% 25.4% 11.3%
link to 1999 detail 1999 21,268 7.2% 1.0% 0.4% 151,336 55.1% 23.6% 10.0%
link to 1998 detail 1998 21,370 6.7% 1.0% 0.3% 143,172 53.6% 22.8% 8.9%

 

 

Washington - Construction by Subsector
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.
NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
23 Construction 21,370 6.7% 1.0% 0.3% 143,172 53.6% 22.8% 8.9%
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 8,322 4.4% 0.8% 0.3% 42,074 46.9% 22.1% 9.4%
234 Heavy construction 1,186 18.3% 3.5% 0.9% 19,011 75.5% 40.8% 14.3%
235 Special trade contractors 11,867 7.2% 0.9% 0.3% 82,087 51.9% 18.9% 7.4%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

All-sector table By detailed employment size By year By industry Data in formats for downloading

Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?