U.S. Department of Commerce

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

By industry
 
Tennessee - 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 11,356 11,521 126,890 5,280,472
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 6,538 6,538 11,904 364,536
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 2,110 2,110 13,965 421,772
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,375 1,376 18,406 659,076
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,068 1,080 40,521 1,782,669
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 179 221 27,945 1,321,395
Firms with 500 employees or more 86 196 14,149 731,024

 
 
Tennessee - Construction - by Year
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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 11,356 11.7% 2.3% 0.8% 126,890 65.1% 33.2% 11.2%
link to 2007 detail 2007 11,982 11.8% 2.0% 0.7% 129,364 64.5% 30.2% 11.9%
link to 2006 detail 2006 11,586 11.6% 2.0% 0.7% 123,659 64.0% 28.7% 10.4%
link to 2005 detail 2005 11,274 11.0% 1.7% 0.7% 112,611 62.6% 27.4% 11.2%
link to 2004 detail 2004 10,892 11.4% 1.8% 0.7% 114,329 64.2% 29.4% 13.3%
link to 2003 detail 2003 10,587 11.3% 1.8% 0.7% 110,070 64.3% 30.0% 15.0%
link to 2002 detail 2002 10,501 11.6% 2.0% 0.8% 113,314 66.1% 32.4% 16.4%
link to 2001 detail 2001 10,767 12.1% 2.1% 0.8% 126,821 68.0% 35.3% 17.1%
link to 2000 detail 2000 11,324 12.2% 2.1% 0.7% 131,443 67.1% 33.5% 15.0%
link to 1999 detail 1999 11,543 11.6% 2.0% 0.7% 126,818 65.7% 32.1% 12.4%
link to 1998 detail 1998 11,741 11.0% 1.9% 0.6% 120,578 64.5% 30.7% 11.4%

 
 
Tennessee - Construction - by Subsector
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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 11,356 11.7% 2.3% 0.8% 126,890 65.1% 33.2% 11.2%
236 Construction of buildings 3,322 8.6% 1.8% 0.8% 29,244 60.0% D D
237 Heavy and civil engineering construction 824 19.8% 5.6% 1.5% 16,201 78.2% 50.1% 15.0%
238 Specialty trade contractors 7,221 12.4% 2.3% 0.7% 81,445 64.3% 30.1% 8.8%

All-sector table By industry

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