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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2007:
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)
Receipts
($1,000)
All firms 49,228 51,421 1,016,407 56,606,945 263,941,774
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 25,941 25,944 42,270 2,429,926 14,724,168
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 8,436 8,437 55,790 2,605,301 12,618,917
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 6,277 6,289 85,427 4,262,240 19,423,156
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 6,793 6,947 273,867 14,727,326 68,078,765
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,422 1,817 238,342 13,715,207 69,190,739
Firms with 500 employees or more 359 1,987 320,711 18,866,945 79,906,029
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 99 257 42,217 2,486,839 11,684,923
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 44 109 21,747 1,519,777 6,664,577
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 48 198 32,593 1,900,204 10,206,339
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 35 85 21,619 1,057,896 4,919,111
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 16 37 10,416 627,731 S
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 49 300 44,749 2,620,238 10,078,963
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 68 1,001 147,370 8,654,260 32,320,554

 
 
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
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 49,228 17.4% 3.6% 0.7% 1,016,407 81.9% 55.0% 31.6%
Alabama 817 23.4% 6.1% 2.6% 19,058 82.9% 53.8% 32.0%
Alaska 287 12.5% 4.9% 3.5% 4,810 85.1% 65.9% 57.1%
Arizona 1,005 27.0% 8.9% 2.9% 29,611 87.5% 60.2% 25.9%
Arkansas 618 18.8% 3.7% 1.5% 8,142 68.9% D 6.0%
California 4,131 22.1% 5.0% 1.5% 92,925 83.5% 52.2% 27.0%
Colorado 1,147 18.8% 6.3% 2.4% 27,959 85.5% 65.8% 41.1%
Connecticut 511 13.7% 4.5% 2.3% 6,448 71.2% 44.5% 21.3%
Delaware 146 25.3% 9.6% 6.2% 2,849 82.1% 43.0% 16.8%
District of Columbia 30 36.7% 26.7% 13.3% 1,197 93.7% D D
Florida 3,611 18.2% 5.2% 1.7% 72,588 83.0% 57.5% 32.0%
Georgia 1,910 17.8% 4.5% 1.7% 36,737 80.3% 52.5% 30.3%
Hawaii 169 29.6% 12.4% 8.3% 3,821 81.5% 56.1% 23.9%
Idaho 482 14.3% 2.7% 1.2% 5,257 66.9% D 6.9%
Illinois 1,702 13.9% 3.1% 1.2% 23,841 75.2% 43.2% 24.2%
Indiana 992 15.9% 5.0% 2.2% 16,598 77.5% 54.0% 29.4%
Iowa 620 15.0% 3.5% 1.3% 7,062 70.1% 33.5% 15.1%
Kansas 524 22.5% 6.7% 2.9% 11,060 82.0% 48.1% 20.1%
Kentucky 683 21.4% 6.6% 2.6% 13,660 82.0% 53.8% 22.5%
Louisiana 825 32.4% 8.7% 3.4% 42,470 93.0% D D
Maine 321 9.0% 3.1% 1.9% 3,423 67.7% D D
Maryland 875 23.5% 6.6% 2.9% 16,749 80.4% 46.4% 20.3%
Massachusetts 1,029 13.0% 3.6% 1.8% 11,283 68.7% D D
Michigan 1,408 10.9% 2.8% 1.2% 15,611 69.2% 44.1% 23.7%
Minnesota 1,144 10.4% 3.0% 1.6% 17,048 78.5% 58.7% 46.7%
Mississippi 546 22.7% 6.0% 2.4% 10,614 81.1% D D
Missouri 1,109 17.1% 4.1% 1.8% 18,007 77.9% 47.0% 27.2%
Montana 458 9.6% 2.0% 0.9% 4,281 65.4% D 19.6%
Nebraska 428 13.8% 3.3% 0.9% 5,264 64.4% D D
Nevada 347 25.4% 12.4% 4.0% 10,828 87.4% 71.2% 25.1%
New Hampshire 269 13.8% 2.2% 1.1% 3,221 69.0% D D
New Jersey 1,166 16.6% 4.5% 1.6% 18,160 75.4% 47.5% 19.6%
New Mexico 419 28.4% 9.5% 2.1% 9,840 86.7% 52.7% 11.0%
New York 1,795 15.7% 3.8% 1.4% 24,945 74.9% 41.3% 17.4%
North Carolina 2,076 17.1% 3.6% 1.7% 40,925 80.2% 52.5% 37.0%
North Dakota 210 12.9% 2.9% 1.0% 2,004 60.6% D D
Ohio 1,436 17.3% 4.0% 1.6% 25,903 78.1% 51.4% 32.8%
Oklahoma 862 19.3% 4.3% 1.7% 16,192 79.4% 46.2% 28.0%
Oregon 945 13.8% 3.7% 1.6% 10,972 69.3% 37.0% 22.2%
Pennsylvania 1,405 20.9% 5.5% 2.1% 36,335 84.3% 60.6% 42.7%
Rhode Island 142 16.9% 2.8% 1.4% 1,542 70.3% D D
South Carolina 959 18.1% 4.2% 2.1% 19,948 80.8% D D
South Dakota 281 10.7% 1.8% 0.7% 2,193 50.9% D D
Tennessee 909 22.4% 5.6% 2.3% 21,016 83.0% 54.4% 30.1%
Texas 4,041 24.8% 7.6% 2.3% 153,869 90.4% 71.0% 45.8%
Utah 655 17.9% 5.3% 2.4% 9,853 78.7% 43.1% 13.4%
Vermont 125 10.4% 2.4% 1.6% 1,962 69.3% D D
Virginia 1,570 21.0% 6.0% 2.2% 32,253 80.2% 49.7% 21.2%
Washington 1,435 16.7% 4.4% 1.7% 25,387 79.2% 51.1% 25.2%
West Virginia 319 23.2% 6.3% 1.3% 5,914 80.9% 47.1% 7.3%
Wisconsin 859 13.5% 3.6% 1.9% 10,383 71.1% D D
Wyoming 281 21.0% 5.0% 2.1% 4,389 76.9% 36.5% 10.2%

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