U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2005:
NAICS 236 - Construction of buildings
United States

 
U.S. - Construction of buildings - by Employment Size of Enterprise
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Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 241,346 243,567 1,613,063 76,179,574
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 172,650 172,655 255,165 9,933,227
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 36,498 36,502 236,786 8,131,503
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 18,643 18,685 247,355 9,858,174
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 11,960 12,128 433,055 20,730,569
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,271 1,643 200,604 11,052,020
Firms with 500 employees or more 324 1,954 240,098 16,474,081
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 84 241 31,819 1,742,746
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 50 209 17,596 1,144,749
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 47 268 25,914 1,752,042
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 34 201 31,368 2,144,152
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 109 1,035 133,401 9,690,392

 
 
U.S. - Construction of buildings - 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 229,877 5.7% 0.7% 0.2% 1,553,559 55.1% 28.1% 15.5%
link to 2007 detail 2007 242,322 5.8% 0.7% 0.1% 1,672,254 55.4% 28.4% 15.4%
link to 2006 detail 2006 241,175 6.0% 0.7% 0.1% 1,708,176 56.3% 28.7% 15.5%
link to 2005 detail 2005 241,346 5.6% 0.7% 0.1% 1,613,063 54.2% 27.3% 14.9%
link to 2004 detail 2004 231,620 5.8% 0.7% 0.1% 1,578,703 54.4% 27.2% 15.0%
link to 2003 detail 2003 217,933 5.8% 0.7% 0.1% 1,491,688 54.0% 27.0% 14.4%

 
 
Construction of buildings - 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 241,346 5.6% 0.7% 0.1% 1,613,063 54.2% 27.3% 14.9%
Alabama 3,027 8.3% 1.7% 0.6% 27,832 61.8% 35.1% 16.7%
Alaska 867 6.3% 1.4% 0.8% 7,316 63.7% 40.7% 35.5%
Arizona 4,420 8.1% 2.0% 1.0% 40,239 62.9% 38.7% 26.0%
Arkansas 1,798 6.5% 0.9% 0.4% 11,987 57.3% 28.1% 15.8%
California 24,838 7.7% 1.2% 0.4% 199,627 60.1% 29.8% 13.8%
Colorado 5,586 5.1% 1.2% 0.7% 32,189 55.7% 31.6% 18.9%
Connecticut 2,781 5.0% 0.8% 0.2% 14,176 41.0% 13.8% 2.6%
Delaware 871 7.6% 1.0% 0.6% 5,656 49.8% 11.4% 3.1%
District of Columbia 196 17.9% 4.1% 3.1% 2,384 D D D
Florida 14,989 6.3% 1.2% 0.4% 109,210 63.5% 37.4% 23.1%
Georgia 7,088 6.4% 1.1% 0.5% 46,875 58.0% 28.9% 15.1%
Hawaii 931 10.8% 2.3% 1.1% 9,680 66.8% 37.4% 22.2%
Idaho 2,390 3.6% 0.6% 0.2% 11,183 37.6% 15.1% 0.7%
Illinois 10,535 4.8% 0.9% 0.4% 57,362 48.1% 23.5% 13.3%
Indiana 5,226 6.4% 1.2% 0.5% 38,194 56.1% 30.3% 14.3%
Iowa 2,813 5.0% 0.9% 0.3% 16,024 48.1% 22.5% 8.6%
Kansas 2,371 5.9% 0.9% 0.5% 13,035 42.3% 13.2% 3.4%
Kentucky 2,511 7.9% 1.4% 0.4% 19,992 56.5% 27.1% 10.0%
Louisiana 2,379 7.9% 1.5% 0.5% 25,447 66.8% 45.8% 30.3%
Maine 1,824 3.3% 0.2% 0.1% 7,582 29.1% D D
Maryland 5,842 6.4% 1.1% 0.4% 42,595 55.7% 29.8% 18.2%
Massachusetts 5,659 4.8% 0.7% 0.4% 31,681 44.7% 19.4% 9.7%
Michigan 8,201 4.0% 0.5% 0.2% 39,299 38.9% 13.4% 7.2%
Minnesota 5,435 4.3% 0.8% 0.4% 31,417 51.1% 27.7% 22.4%
Mississippi 1,396 8.5% 1.0% 0.2% 14,898 68.1% D D
Missouri 5,117 6.1% 1.0% 0.4% 39,956 59.8% 37.2% 26.5%
Montana 1,871 3.2% 0.5% 0.1% 7,494 34.2% D D
Nebraska 1,654 5.7% 0.9% 0.5% 9,666 49.3% 19.2% 9.8%
Nevada 1,613 13.9% 3.4% 1.6% 21,362 73.6% 43.9% 24.3%
New Hampshire 1,453 5.9% 0.6% 0.1% 7,425 44.6% D D
New Jersey 7,496 4.5% 0.8% 0.4% 45,448 49.8% 27.7% 19.3%
New Mexico 2,036 6.6% 0.9% 0.4% 13,386 48.1% 18.6% 5.8%
New York 15,022 5.0% 0.5% 0.1% 79,369 47.5% 17.0% 6.2%
North Carolina 8,528 5.1% 0.8% 0.3% 50,533 46.0% 19.5% 8.7%
North Dakota 661 7.0% 1.1% 0.6% 3,742 46.3% D D
Ohio 7,646 6.4% 1.1% 0.5% 56,185 54.8% 27.9% 16.5%
Oklahoma 2,084 5.6% 1.2% 0.6% 12,441 46.7% 22.4% 12.5%
Oregon 4,889 4.0% 0.8% 0.4% 22,228 41.5% 16.2% 4.8%
Pennsylvania 9,553 6.0% 0.9% 0.3% 60,975 49.9% 21.8% 8.0%
Rhode Island 1,210 3.7% 0.7% 0.2% 5,826 40.5% D D
South Carolina 3,639 6.0% 1.2% 0.7% 24,056 51.2% 25.2% 18.8%
South Dakota 1,051 4.1% 0.9% 0.4% 5,348 37.8% D D
Tennessee 3,477 8.4% 1.3% 0.7% 27,479 56.7% 23.9% 12.2%
Texas 10,634 7.6% 1.5% 0.6% 95,872 65.5% 40.8% 25.4%
Utah 2,954 5.2% 0.7% 0.3% 16,727 46.0% 16.5% 4.5%
Vermont 1,093 2.8% 0.2% 0.1% 4,700 29.7% D D
Virginia 8,127 6.0% 1.1% 0.5% 55,885 51.4% 25.5% 13.0%
Washington 8,520 4.5% 0.5% 0.2% 42,812 42.4% 12.7% 4.5%
West Virginia 1,904 4.5% 0.5% 0.1% 9,271 33.6% D D
Wisconsin 5,144 5.5% 1.0% 0.4% 34,082 52.9% 28.0% 13.9%
Wyoming 903 4.7% 0.8% 0.3% 4,915 D D D

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