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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2006:
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 48,940 51,122 989,383 52,681,055
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 25,500 25,503 40,881 2,391,422
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 8,420 8,424 55,728 2,517,567
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 6,351 6,368 86,016 4,209,669
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 6,881 7,012 278,117 14,249,724
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,431 1,762 234,135 12,686,408
Firms with 500 employees or more 357 2,053 294,506 16,626,265
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 103 233 42,722 2,247,564
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 37 93 18,239 984,464
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 53 179 33,583 1,877,187
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 48 126 25,099 1,525,032
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 116 1,422 174,863 9,992,018

 
 
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 48,940 17.7% 3.7% 0.7% 989,383 81.5% 53.4% 29.8%
Alabama 791 25.9% 6.4% 2.9% 17,936 83.6% 48.1% 27.1%
Alaska 293 11.9% 5.5% 4.1% 5,381 82.8% D D
Arizona 937 29.6% 9.2% 3.4% 27,082 87.5% 57.2% 22.5%
Arkansas 632 16.8% 4.4% 1.7% 8,871 67.5% 31.6% 6.3%
California 4,060 22.2% 4.8% 1.4% 95,659 84.3% 54.0% 30.2%
Colorado 1,146 19.7% 6.6% 2.6% 26,837 86.0% 64.3% 37.9%
Connecticut 521 14.0% 3.3% 2.1% 6,114 69.2% 35.5% 23.5%
Delaware 139 26.6% 10.1% 5.0% 3,394 85.6% 54.0% 24.6%
District of Columbia 32 37.5% 25.0% 9.4% 1,222 D D D
Florida 3,612 18.4% 4.9% 1.6% 71,319 83.4% 55.3% 30.0%
Georgia 1,917 18.6% 4.5% 1.8% 34,415 79.7% 48.1% 25.8%
Hawaii 171 26.9% 10.5% 7.0% 2,979 77.6% 49.9% 29.3%
Idaho 500 12.8% 2.2% 1.2% 8,390 79.4% D D
Illinois 1,690 15.0% 3.3% 1.2% 26,268 77.3% 46.3% 27.7%
Indiana 1,019 16.0% 4.7% 2.1% 17,779 77.9% 53.4% 31.0%
Iowa 637 14.6% 3.8% 1.3% 7,359 68.8% 32.5% 10.4%
Kansas 533 22.3% 6.9% 2.8% 11,441 82.6% 51.4% 22.4%
Kentucky 690 22.5% 6.5% 2.6% 13,464 80.7% 49.6% 17.2%
Louisiana 793 32.2% 8.3% 3.2% 39,135 92.6% 72.1% 57.3%
Maine 316 9.5% 2.8% 1.6% 3,342 65.5% D D
Maryland 885 24.0% 6.7% 2.6% 17,141 80.7% 46.2% 15.0%
Massachusetts 1,007 14.0% 3.9% 1.8% 12,719 72.3% 42.0% 24.7%
Michigan 1,476 11.6% 3.0% 1.3% 18,677 72.3% 47.8% 27.8%
Minnesota 1,168 10.0% 3.0% 1.5% 15,587 75.3% 55.9% 39.5%
Mississippi 545 23.7% 6.2% 2.9% 11,515 D D D
Missouri 1,140 17.5% 4.7% 2.4% 18,881 78.2% 47.5% 25.7%
Montana 452 10.2% 2.7% 0.9% 4,288 66.7% D D
Nebraska 434 15.7% 3.2% 0.9% 5,456 65.7% 25.2% 4.0%
Nevada 345 24.1% 11.0% 4.1% 12,219 88.9% 72.5% 37.2%
New Hampshire 270 15.9% 2.2% 0.7% 2,915 71.2% D D
New Jersey 1,186 17.1% 4.2% 1.9% 17,956 72.8% 40.6% 18.0%
New Mexico 404 27.7% 10.4% 3.0% 10,427 87.1% 58.8% 20.5%
New York 1,792 16.5% 4.1% 1.3% 25,578 75.5% 42.1% 11.9%
North Carolina 2,041 17.5% 3.9% 1.8% 41,768 81.0% 54.0% 36.9%
North Dakota 205 11.2% 2.9% 1.0% 1,849 57.9% D D
Ohio 1,466 17.8% 4.2% 1.6% 25,447 76.4% 47.4% 25.4%
Oklahoma 839 19.8% 4.1% 1.9% 14,400 77.4% 40.9% 24.9%
Oregon 903 14.1% 3.0% 1.3% 10,022 68.6% 35.2% 18.5%
Pennsylvania 1,434 20.9% 5.8% 2.4% 34,093 83.4% 58.2% 39.4%
Rhode Island 154 16.9% 2.6% 0.6% 1,703 D D D
South Carolina 964 18.3% 4.0% 2.2% 24,587 84.4% 61.9% 48.3%
South Dakota 276 10.5% 2.2% 1.1% 2,085 D D D
Tennessee 918 20.5% 5.3% 2.1% 19,226 80.7% 50.1% 24.1%
Texas 3,889 24.7% 7.6% 2.3% 123,561 88.3% 65.2% 36.9%
Utah 606 18.0% 5.9% 2.8% 9,094 78.2% 45.5% 14.5%
Vermont 129 14.7% 3.1% 1.6% 2,128 76.2% D D
Virginia 1,551 21.9% 6.4% 2.3% 34,064 81.4% 51.9% 23.9%
Washington 1,369 16.9% 4.5% 1.8% 23,080 78.6% 51.4% 26.8%
West Virginia 318 23.3% 6.9% 2.5% 6,076 80.7% D D
Wisconsin 864 13.9% 3.6% 2.0% 10,744 71.7% 40.6% 22.6%
Wyoming 271 19.2% 5.2% 3.0% 3,710 73.0% 32.0% 12.7%

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