U.S. Employment: Construction of Buildings

The Construction of Buildings sector comprises establishments primarily responsible for the construction of buildings. The work performed may include new work, additions, alterations, or maintenance and repairs. Part or all of the production work for which the establishments in this sector have responsibility may be subcontracted to other construction establishments—usually specialty trade contractors.

The Construction of Buildings sector consists of these industry groups:

  • Residential Building Construction
  • Nonresidential Building Construction
  • Data for the last 60 days is preliminary and subject to change.

    North American Industry Classification System
    U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
    Division of Occupational Employment Statistics


    National Employment: Construction of Buildings
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    Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics | Division of Occupational Employment Statistics

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