U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2003:
NAICS 237 - Heavy and civil engineering construction
United States

 
U.S. - Heavy and civil engineering 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 49,108 50,905 910,946 42,678,406
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 6,821 6,823 0 502,688
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 19,430 19,431 41,844 1,722,866
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 8,491 8,494 56,169 2,292,495
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 6,336 6,353 85,595 3,718,018
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 6,508 6,632 257,743 11,951,977
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,178 1,477 188,281 9,105,136
Firms with 500 employees or more 344 1,695 281,314 13,385,226
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 83 168 32,036 1,564,518
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 46 98 23,380 1,217,244
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 42 133 21,522 871,291
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 55 191 29,797 1,482,933
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 118 1,105 174,579 8,249,240

 
 
U.S. - Heavy and civil engineering construction - by Year
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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 45,840 17.4% 3.7% 0.8% 994,866 82.6% 57.0% 34.7%
link to 2007 detail 2007 49,228 17.4% 3.6% 0.7% 1,016,407 81.9% 55.0% 31.6%
link to 2006 detail 2006 48,940 17.7% 3.7% 0.7% 989,383 81.5% 53.4% 29.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 48,760 16.8% 3.3% 0.7% 908,222 80.1% 51.2% 27.6%
link to 2004 detail 2004 48,328 17.1% 3.3% 0.7% 907,839 80.0% 50.8% 28.0%
link to 2003 detail 2003 49,108 16.4% 3.1% 0.7% 910,946 79.8% 51.6% 30.9%

 
 
Heavy and civil engineering construction - by State
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D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
United States 49,108 16.4% 3.1% 0.7% 910,946 79.8% 51.6% 30.9%
Alabama 799 22.3% 5.4% 2.0% 16,207 81.5% 46.0% 23.0%
Alaska 294 12.9% 4.1% 2.7% 3,336 75.6% 49.1% 46.4%
Arizona 929 25.6% 6.5% 2.8% 19,670 83.3% 47.4% 19.3%
Arkansas 667 19.3% 3.4% 1.2% 8,623 70.2% 23.8% 7.1%
California 4,057 21.6% 4.5% 1.6% 90,695 82.7% 52.5% 32.9%
Colorado 1,134 19.0% 6.7% 3.1% 25,427 83.5% 63.8% 41.1%
Connecticut 549 10.9% 2.9% 1.6% 6,815 69.6% 47.1% 34.7%
Delaware 142 24.6% 5.6% 4.2% 2,771 D D 22.5%
District of Columbia 29 37.9% 20.7% 13.8% 1,411 D D 63.2%
Florida 3,061 18.9% 4.5% 1.4% 55,549 81.3% 49.0% 24.2%
Georgia 1,895 16.1% 3.9% 1.7% 37,086 81.6% 56.8% 39.1%
Hawaii 143 31.5% 10.5% 4.2% 2,859 80.6% 47.5% 8.0%
Idaho 461 11.3% 2.2% 1.3% 8,562 80.7% D D
Illinois 1,747 14.3% 3.1% 1.7% 27,961 77.4% 49.6% 36.3%
Indiana 1,052 13.9% 3.8% 1.7% 15,419 73.3% 47.5% 31.0%
Iowa 670 12.2% 2.2% 0.7% 6,079 62.9% 21.5% 2.4%
Kansas 565 20.5% 5.8% 2.5% 11,555 82.1% 51.7% 25.1%
Kentucky 745 21.1% 4.7% 1.9% 12,194 78.5% 41.6% 8.1%
Louisiana 779 30.0% 7.8% 2.7% 32,742 90.2% 68.6% 49.3%
Maine 333 9.3% 2.7% 1.8% 3,060 62.9% D D
Maryland 827 21.4% 5.3% 2.3% 14,053 77.1% 40.8% 13.8%
Massachusetts 1,100 12.6% 4.5% 1.8% 16,328 77.0% 58.1% 34.4%
Michigan 1,635 10.4% 2.5% 1.0% 17,852 67.4% 39.1% 18.5%
Minnesota 1,228 10.0% 2.9% 1.5% 13,649 73.0% 48.4% 27.8%
Mississippi 501 25.0% 5.6% 2.0% 10,663 D D D
Missouri 1,125 16.3% 4.0% 2.3% 17,567 77.7% 46.7% 25.6%
Montana 408 9.3% 2.7% 1.0% 4,006 70.3% D D
Nebraska 427 14.8% 2.8% 1.4% 5,097 65.2% 27.4% 7.6%
Nevada 336 24.1% 9.8% 3.9% 10,171 87.5% 66.8% 31.3%
New Hampshire 300 13.7% 1.0% 0.7% 2,637 62.3% D D
New Jersey 1,250 16.2% 4.0% 1.6% 18,127 74.0% 44.5% 19.3%
New Mexico 379 25.3% 8.4% 2.9% 8,699 84.8% 51.4% 10.5%
New York 1,981 14.4% 3.0% 1.1% 26,539 74.1% 41.8% 18.0%
North Carolina 2,048 15.2% 3.0% 1.3% 36,281 76.9% 49.7% 34.0%
North Dakota 199 12.6% 2.0% 1.0% 1,922 62.7% D D
Ohio 1,605 16.1% 4.4% 2.2% 29,302 78.8% 55.2% 39.4%
Oklahoma 830 19.3% 4.3% 1.8% 11,660 71.4% 29.5% 10.8%
Oregon 864 11.8% 3.0% 1.4% 8,278 62.5% 31.0% 15.5%
Pennsylvania 1,517 18.0% 4.5% 1.9% 31,459 81.0% 54.9% 38.0%
Rhode Island 166 10.2% 0.6% 0.0 1,402 60.2% D 0.0
South Carolina 903 17.5% 4.4% 2.4% 27,788 86.9% 70.4% 59.0%
South Dakota 278 9.7% 1.1% 0.4% 1,907 45.5% D D
Tennessee 927 18.6% 5.8% 2.2% 19,414 80.3% 57.6% 34.2%
Texas 3,886 22.9% 6.1% 2.1% 107,914 86.4% 60.4% 36.5%
Utah 551 15.6% 5.1% 3.1% 7,743 73.1% 42.0% 21.4%
Vermont 128 10.9% 3.1% 1.6% 1,773 72.6% D D
Virginia 1,461 20.9% 5.3% 2.3% 28,512 79.8% 46.5% 25.6%
Washington 1,420 14.4% 3.7% 1.7% 24,363 80.3% 56.4% 37.7%
West Virginia 337 19.0% 4.7% 2.4% 4,607 73.7% D D
Wisconsin 868 13.6% 3.3% 2.0% 10,384 70.9% 39.5% 21.9%
Wyoming 276 14.9% 2.2% 1.4% 2,828 65.3% D 11.5%

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Source:
Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13, 2011   Questions?