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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2000:
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 38,304 39,516 900,987 38,628,006
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 4,243 4,246 0 298,574
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 12,728 12,731 27,873 1,019,343
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 6,876 6,880 45,818 1,663,542
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 5,855 5,867 80,041 3,157,594
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 7,072 7,132 282,441 11,936,548
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,234 1,464 208,419 9,312,447
Firms with 500 employees or more 296 1,196 256,395 11,239,958
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 38,304 22.5% 4.0% 0.8% 900,987 82.9% 51.6% 28.5%
Alabama 694 27.1% 7.1% 1.9% 15,479 81.2% 44.4% 9.6%
Alaska 249 12.0% 4.0% 3.2% 4,073 78.6% D D
Arizona 536 34.5% 9.3% 2.6% 20,218 89.2% 60.4% 27.6%
Arkansas 508 20.3% 4.1% 1.4% 9,358 77.5% 42.9% 24.4%
California 3,251 25.2% 4.5% 1.8% 73,109 82.2% 45.6% 26.7%
Colorado 783 27.8% 8.4% 3.6% 22,694 86.8% 61.5% 33.7%
Connecticut 431 16.9% 4.6% 2.8% 12,884 84.7% 69.6% 60.4%
Delaware 98 37.8% 12.2% 6.1% 2,840 86.9% 39.1% 16.5%
District of Columbia 23 78.3% 43.5% 21.7% 1,719 D D D
Florida 1,998 27.3% 6.1% 1.8% 49,117 85.6% 49.8% 20.3%
Georgia 1,325 23.7% 4.2% 1.7% 30,975 82.5% 49.7% 31.6%
Hawaii 105 32.4% 10.5% 3.8% 2,418 79.7% 46.2% 14.5%
Idaho 340 17.4% 1.8% 1.2% 4,676 72.8% D D
Illinois 1,418 18.8% 4.4% 1.3% 24,994 76.6% 45.4% 16.3%
Indiana 765 25.1% 6.3% 2.5% 18,863 83.1% 53.1% 26.2%
Iowa 669 15.5% 2.2% 0.6% 7,558 67.0% D D
Kansas 554 26.0% 6.3% 2.0% 13,994 85.4% 52.2% 23.8%
Kentucky 645 24.5% 5.3% 2.0% 11,681 77.2% 34.2% 8.4%
Louisiana 817 31.0% 8.7% 2.8% 43,513 92.4% 74.4% 56.1%
Maine 276 15.6% 4.0% 2.2% 4,857 79.1% D D
Maryland 647 28.9% 7.0% 2.3% 15,417 82.0% 45.5% 16.2%
Massachusetts 866 18.6% 5.1% 2.1% 16,972 79.0% 51.0% 28.0%
Michigan 1,144 19.4% 3.2% 1.0% 16,269 72.3% 28.5% 4.4%
Minnesota 908 14.8% 3.4% 1.2% 13,868 76.8% 48.5% 18.9%
Mississippi 493 24.9% 5.9% 1.4% 14,241 86.1% 60.5% 32.2%
Missouri 860 21.6% 4.2% 1.9% 15,885 80.1% 43.8% 24.2%
Montana 272 13.6% 2.9% 1.1% 3,170 71.0% D D
Nebraska 374 18.4% 3.2% 1.1% 6,630 78.5% 48.2% 32.8%
Nevada 259 32.8% 9.7% 3.1% 8,887 89.1% 60.7% 23.6%
New Hampshire 229 18.3% 1.7% 0.9% 3,622 76.6% D D
New Jersey 1,003 19.2% 4.4% 1.8% 17,080 75.1% 41.8% 18.2%
New Mexico 210 34.8% 11.4% 1.4% 7,287 90.5% D D
New York 1,738 18.5% 3.7% 1.0% 27,165 75.2% 41.1% 9.6%
North Carolina 1,555 20.7% 3.5% 1.6% 32,317 79.8% 46.1% 30.7%
North Dakota 160 14.4% 2.5% 0.6% 2,110 69.1% D D
Ohio 1,341 22.1% 4.3% 1.7% 28,268 80.5% 47.4% 29.8%
Oklahoma 632 21.2% 4.4% 1.4% 11,824 77.4% 42.8% 19.3%
Oregon 713 16.1% 3.2% 1.8% 8,787 66.6% 27.4% 19.7%
Pennsylvania 1,340 27.4% 5.6% 2.2% 38,020 85.2% 54.7% 36.9%
Rhode Island 118 17.8% 3.4% 0.8% 1,510 65.2% D D
South Carolina 699 25.0% 4.3% 1.4% 15,827 81.6% 43.9% 25.0%
South Dakota 251 10.8% 2.0% 0.4% 2,189 55.3% D D
Tennessee 789 25.1% 6.5% 2.3% 21,217 84.9% 55.9% 33.2%
Texas 2,875 30.6% 7.4% 2.2% 118,027 90.8% 67.0% 43.9%
Utah 300 33.7% 9.7% 5.0% 8,268 87.6% 54.8% 33.8%
Vermont 129 14.0% 1.6% 1.6% 1,810 D D D
Virginia 1,097 29.5% 6.6% 1.8% 29,566 84.9% 49.7% 20.7%
Washington 1,098 19.9% 3.9% 1.5% 19,244 77.6% 41.8% 17.6%
West Virginia 347 25.9% 4.3% 2.3% 6,656 79.6% D D
Wisconsin 641 19.0% 3.9% 1.4% 10,682 77.3% 45.2% 18.8%
Wyoming 229 20.1% 4.8% 2.2% 3,152 D D 9.5%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?