U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2005:
NAICS 237 - Heavy and civil engineering construction
United States

 
U.S. - Heavy and civil engineering construction - 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 48,760 50,827 908,222 47,153,128
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 25,983 25,986 40,599 2,412,567
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 8,330 8,338 55,458 2,453,344
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 6,249 6,269 84,577 4,001,061
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 6,573 6,679 262,301 13,129,817
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,299 1,623 214,728 11,427,017
Firms with 500 employees or more 326 1,932 250,559 13,729,322
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 78 176 29,050 1,661,316
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 40 140 22,212 1,115,076
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 43 131 21,247 1,054,936
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 44 160 30,049 1,584,540
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 121 1,325 148,001 8,313,454

 
 
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 48,760 16.8% 3.3% 0.7% 908,222 80.1% 51.2% 27.6%
Alabama 797 24.0% 5.5% 2.4% 17,500 82.7% 46.4% 24.4%
Alaska 309 11.7% 3.9% 2.9% 3,938 80.0% 57.8% 41.7%
Arizona 913 27.3% 7.8% 3.0% 22,397 85.2% 52.2% 18.3%
Arkansas 627 17.5% 4.1% 1.4% 8,309 67.8% 29.4% 7.4%
California 3,978 21.5% 4.7% 1.6% 87,197 83.1% 52.3% 30.3%
Colorado 1,117 19.2% 6.2% 3.0% 23,264 82.9% 58.1% 35.3%
Connecticut 531 11.5% 3.0% 1.7% 5,840 67.0% 40.1% 25.2%
Delaware 148 23.6% 8.8% 5.4% 3,056 83.9% 46.2% 20.0%
District of Columbia 32 31.3% 18.8% 6.3% 1,095 D D D
Florida 3,444 17.6% 4.7% 1.5% 61,099 81.9% 52.4% 24.0%
Georgia 1,907 17.0% 4.4% 1.5% 33,715 80.2% 51.6% 27.1%
Hawaii 160 26.9% 8.1% 4.4% 2,913 76.4% 42.0% 7.5%
Idaho 478 12.6% 2.3% 1.5% 7,828 78.4% D D
Illinois 1,715 13.8% 3.1% 1.3% 25,991 77.1% 49.5% 31.4%
Indiana 1,019 15.1% 5.0% 1.8% 16,068 75.5% 54.8% 26.0%
Iowa 651 13.5% 3.5% 1.4% 6,640 65.0% 30.1% 11.1%
Kansas 542 22.3% 6.3% 2.6% 10,919 82.2% 46.8% 18.5%
Kentucky 714 20.4% 6.2% 2.7% 13,208 79.7% 49.5% 16.3%
Louisiana 796 29.5% 6.9% 2.4% 34,814 91.1% 68.9% 51.9%
Maine 326 9.8% 3.1% 2.1% 3,055 61.6% D D
Maryland 854 22.8% 6.2% 2.7% 16,254 80.5% 45.2% 18.8%
Massachusetts 1,049 12.6% 3.5% 1.7% 12,738 71.5% 43.5% 27.1%
Michigan 1,556 12.1% 2.7% 1.2% 17,741 70.0% 41.8% 20.5%
Minnesota 1,205 9.7% 2.7% 1.6% 14,042 73.1% 50.7% 33.1%
Mississippi 533 22.9% 5.4% 2.4% 10,476 80.3% D D
Missouri 1,135 17.1% 4.3% 2.3% 17,153 77.6% 44.2% 22.3%
Montana 436 9.4% 1.8% 0.7% 4,062 65.4% D D
Nebraska 432 14.6% 3.0% 0.9% 5,148 63.7% 26.8% 2.9%
Nevada 349 25.8% 10.0% 3.7% 9,660 87.2% 63.3% 27.2%
New Hampshire 278 15.1% 2.2% 1.1% 2,847 67.7% D D
New Jersey 1,220 15.8% 4.2% 1.9% 17,780 73.4% 44.0% 20.7%
New Mexico 407 27.3% 8.8% 2.5% 8,984 85.1% 51.2% 8.5%
New York 1,845 15.0% 3.8% 1.1% 25,536 74.9% 44.2% 14.0%
North Carolina 2,028 15.8% 3.2% 1.3% 37,720 78.3% 50.9% 34.3%
North Dakota 202 11.4% 2.0% 0.5% 1,945 59.4% D D
Ohio 1,493 16.7% 4.6% 1.7% 24,316 75.1% 47.2% 22.4%
Oklahoma 813 19.6% 4.2% 1.6% 12,212 74.0% 34.5% 10.8%
Oregon 899 13.9% 3.4% 1.6% 9,977 68.8% 35.1% 16.9%
Pennsylvania 1,430 19.7% 5.2% 2.0% 32,240 82.3% 58.2% 38.0%
Rhode Island 159 15.1% 1.9% 0.0 1,671 71.5% 29.4% 0.0
South Carolina 909 18.2% 4.5% 2.2% 23,139 83.9% 63.4% 46.5%
South Dakota 278 7.9% 1.1% 0.7% 1,814 40.5% D D
Tennessee 907 20.1% 4.7% 2.1% 18,346 81.1% 50.5% 28.7%
Texas 3,804 23.9% 7.1% 2.3% 109,583 87.1% 62.2% 34.6%
Utah 574 17.1% 5.7% 2.8% 8,219 76.4% 45.5% 17.3%
Vermont 130 10.0% 2.3% 1.5% 1,971 70.3% D D
Virginia 1,526 21.6% 6.0% 2.2% 32,278 81.6% 49.8% 24.2%
Washington 1,384 15.6% 4.0% 1.6% 22,628 77.2% 49.6% 26.5%
West Virginia 328 22.9% 5.5% 2.7% 5,384 79.2% D D
Wisconsin 871 13.2% 3.0% 1.7% 10,227 70.5% 36.6% 18.5%
Wyoming 268 20.5% 3.7% 2.6% 3,285 D D D

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