The material that is linked to this section presents NAHB's tabulations of residential construction jobs in each state and Congressional district.
View a table that contains number of workers in residential construction (RC) in each state in 2005. The table also ranks 50 states and the District of Columbia by number of RC jobs and by the RC share of all jobs in the state.
View a table that contains similar statistics and ranking for all 435 Congressional districts plus the District of Columbia.
View a Housing Economics Online article that explains the methodology and describes original data sources that underlie NAHB’s calculations. It can also be used as a reference document.