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Construction of buildings (NAICS 236)
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7% of all value of construction work done in this industry group in 2007 were made by businesses with no paid employees. (The average across all industries was 3.3%.)


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United States
KEY INDUSTRY STATISTICS

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United States
VALUE OF BUSINESS DONE ($ MILLIONS)



1997 2002 2007 02-07 % Chg
Number of establishments
NA
211,845 211,956 .1%
Value of business done ($ Millions)
NA
525,677 748,499 42.4%
Annual payroll ($ Millions)
NA
62,412 78,145 25.2%
Total employment
NA
1,669,391 1,541,083 -7.7%
Value of business done per establishment ($1,000)
NA
2,481 3,531 42.3%
Value of business done per employee ($1,000)
NA
315 486 54.2%
Value of business done per $ of payroll
NA
8.4 9.6 13.7%
Payroll per employee ($)
NA
37,386 50,708 35.6%
Employees per establishment
NA
7.9 7.3 -7.7%
Value of business done per capita ($)
NA
1,827 2,484 36.0%
Population per establishment
NA
1,358 1,421 4.7%
Source: 1997, 2002, and 2007 Economic Census
Data in this Snapshot include only establishments with paid employees. See Industry Snapshot FAQs.
All figures are in current dollars for the period shown, and do not reflect changes in prices.
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THE ECONOMIC CENSUS IS THE OFFICIAL 5-YEAR MEASURE OF AMERICAN BUSINESS
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United States
VALUE OF BUSINESS DONE PER EMPLOYEE
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Data is from Key Industry Statistics Table: row 6, columns 1 and 2
Prior Census data for this sector or sub-sector are shown but may not be completely comparable due to a NAICS change that impacts 1 or more 6-digit industries within this sector or sub-sector. See the Bridge Report for information about the scope and impact of this change.