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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 23 - Construction
Washington

By industry
 
Washington - 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 24,828 24,999 198,559 10,008,743
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 16,825 16,825 27,249 952,921
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 3,936 3,938 25,746 912,042
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 2,165 2,166 29,014 1,194,585
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,593 1,633 59,812 3,079,775
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 198 233 29,566 1,867,972
Firms with 500 employees or more 111 204 27,172 2,001,448

 
 
Washington - Construction - by Year
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.
More
data
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 24,828 7.7% 1.2% 0.4% 198,559 58.7% 28.6% 13.7%
link to 2007 detail 2007 25,980 7.5% 1.2% 0.4% 198,699 57.5% 26.3% 10.4%
link to 2006 detail 2006 24,945 7.4% 1.1% 0.3% 184,453 56.5% 24.3% 9.2%
link to 2005 detail 2005 23,866 6.8% 0.9% 0.3% 164,391 53.7% 22.1% 9.3%
link to 2004 detail 2004 22,642 6.7% 1.0% 0.4% 152,990 53.6% 22.4% 8.9%
link to 2003 detail 2003 21,850 6.6% 1.0% 0.4% 149,680 55.2% 25.2% 13.1%
link to 2002 detail 2002 21,319 6.3% 1.1% 0.5% 140,941 54.1% 25.6% 11.8%
link to 2001 detail 2001 20,886 7.2% 1.1% 0.4% 153,098 56.9% 24.9% 11.3%
link to 2000 detail 2000 21,531 7.2% 1.1% 0.4% 157,404 56.3% 25.4% 11.3%
link to 1999 detail 1999 21,268 7.2% 1.0% 0.4% 151,336 55.1% 23.6% 10.0%
link to 1998 detail 1998 21,370 6.7% 1.0% 0.3% 143,172 53.6% 22.8% 8.9%

 
 
Washington - Construction - by Subsector
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.
NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
23 Construction 24,828 7.7% 1.2% 0.4% 198,559 58.7% 28.6% 13.7%
236 Construction of buildings 8,527 5.2% 0.9% 0.4% 51,426 51.1% 23.9% 13.1%
237 Heavy and civil engineering construction 1,355 15.8% 4.4% 1.6% 23,107 77.5% 51.2% 24.1%
238 Specialty trade contractors 14,962 8.4% 1.2% 0.4% 124,026 58.4% 26.3% 12.0%

All-sector table By industry

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