1972 Census of Construction Industries


The 1972 Census of Construction Industries was issued in two volumes. Detailed holdings are described below.

Volumes which contain tables specifically about New York are highlighted.

  • Volume 1
    Industry and Special Statistics.
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    Includes chapters on the following:
    • U.S. Summary--Establishments With and Without Payroll
    • General Contractors--Single-Family Houses and Operative Builders
    • General Contractors--Residential Buildings, Other Than Single-Family
    • General Contractors--Industrial Buildings and Warehouses
    • General Contractors--Nonresidential Buildings, Other Than Industrial Buildings and Warehouses
    • Highway and Street Construction Contractors
    • Bridge, Tunnel, and Elevated Highway Construction Contractors
    • Water, Sewer, Pipeline, Communication and Power Line Construction Contractors
    • Heavy Construction Contractors, Not Elsewhere Classified
    • Plumbing, Heating (Except Electric), and Air-Conditioning Special Trade Contractors
    • Painting, Paper Hanging, and Decorating Special Trade Contractors
    • Electrical Work Special Trade Contractors
    • Masonry, Stone Setting, and Other Stonework Special Trade Contractors
    • Plastering, Drywall, Acoustical and Insulation Work Special Trade Contractors
    • Terrazzo, Tile, Marble, and Mosaic Work Special Trade Contractors
    • Carpentering Special Trade Contractors
    • Floor Laying and Other Floorwork Special Trade Contractors, Not Elsewhere Classified
    • Roofing and Sheet Metal Work Special Trade Contractors
    • Concrete Work Special Trade Contractors
    • Water Well Drilling Special Trade Contractors
    • Structural Steel Erection Special Trade Contractors
    • Glass and Glazing Work Special Trade Contractors
    • Excavatiing and Foundation Work Special Trade Contractors
    • Wrecking and Demolition Work Special Trade Contractors
    • Installation or Erection of Building Equipment Special Trade Contractors, Not Elsewhere Classified
    • Special Trade Contractors, Not Elsewhere Classified
    • Subdividers and Developers, Except Cemeteries
    • Includes Special Statistics: Legal Form of Organization and Specialization in Types of Construction.
  • Volume 2
    Area Statistics.
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    Includes separate chapters for each state and the District of Columbia, and a U.S. summary.