Number and percent of establishments reporting green technologies and practices, by type of technology or practice, United States and census regions, and by industry, August 2011

Number and percent of establishments reporting green technologies and practices, by type of technology or practice, United States and census regions, and by industry, August 2011
NAICS codeCensus region / IndustryTotal number of establishmentsUse at least one green technology or practiceA. Generate electricity, heat, or fuel from renewable sources primarily for use within the establishmentB. Improve energy efficiency within the establishmentC. Reduce greenhouse gas emissions through methods other than renewable energy generation and energy efficiencyD. Reduce the creation or release of pollutants or toxic compounds, or remove pollutants or hazardous waste from the environmentE. Reduce or eliminate the creation of waste materialsF. Conserve natural resources (excluding use of recycled inputs in production processes)
Number of establishmentsPercent of establishmentsNumber of establishmentsPercent of establishmentsNumber of establishmentsPercent of establishmentsNumber of establishmentsPercent of establishmentsNumber of establishmentsPercent of establishmentsNumber of establishmentsPercent of establishmentsNumber of establishmentsPercent of establishments

Footnotes:
(1) Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
(2) Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.
(3) Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.
(4) Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.

United States

6,624,6004,933,50074.5%153,3002.3%3,799,40057.4%835,00012.6%861,40013.0%3,636,70054.9%1,286,80019.4%

By region

Northeast (1)

1,309,100988,00075.535,3002.7775,40059.2173,90013.3161,50012.3761,40058.2246,70018.8

Midwest (2)

1,419,4001,079,40076.029,2002.1858,70060.5163,40011.5187,70013.2812,80057.3266,90018.8

South (3)

2,369,6001,695,40071.539,2001.71,271,10053.6267,60011.3288,80012.21,130,30047.7445,70018.8

West (4)

1,526,5001,170,70076.749,7003.3894,20058.6230,10015.1223,40014.6932,20061.1327,50021.5

By industry

11

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting

81,90064,60078.97,8009.538,40046.910,40012.723,00028.144,90054.850,50061.6

21

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

27,10013,40049.45001.96,00022.01,8006.85,10018.910,10037.46,40023.8

22

Utilities

23,80016,90071.13,40014.313,90058.44,30018.37,30030.613,20055.68,90037.5

23

Construction

570,200403,20070.725,3004.4291,10051.172,00012.680,60014.1289,80050.8104,90018.4

31-33

Manufacturing

295,200221,70075.16,2002.1166,40056.436,80012.552,10017.7178,30060.458,60019.9

42

Wholesale trade

422,700302,40071.54,3001.0236,00055.852,10012.348,40011.4231,50054.861,60014.6

44-45

Retail trade

916,500712,90077.813,1001.4563,60061.597,40010.6111,50012.2561,80061.3158,60017.3

48-49

Transportation and warehousing

209,200126,80060.66,8003.391,30043.623,10011.129,50014.198,70047.230,90014.8

51

Information

112,80094,60083.91,1001.076,00067.430,60027.28,8007.878,80069.922,50019.9

52

Finance and insurance

389,300294,70075.712,3003.2229,20058.961,20015.718,2004.7218,40056.181,10020.8

53

Real estate and rental and leasing

281,500206,70073.42,7001.0163,40058.122,3007.930,00010.7133,60047.463,40022.5

54

Professional, scientific, and technical services

742,600540,20072.810,8001.5409,30055.193,90012.657,3007.7390,30052.6123,60016.6

55

Management of companies and enterprises

41,50029,50071.17001.724,00058.06,90016.65,70013.623,50056.69,50022.9

56

Administrative and waste services

359,900252,10070.05,1001.4168,00046.762,50017.469,70019.4189,60052.795,10026.4

61

Educational services

142,100114,30080.510,8007.6100,50070.822,30015.730,20021.395,40067.141,00028.9

62

Health care and social assistance

736,900560,80076.113,2001.8452,90061.589,80012.2115,30015.6366,20049.7130,70017.7

71

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

102,20080,20078.53,2003.163,00061.610,40010.29,7009.563,10061.826,70026.1

72

Accommodation and food services

564,100439,90078.05,6001.0370,90065.869,30012.357,80010.3301,30053.495,90017.0

81

Other services (except public administration)

480,400360,20075.011,9002.5257,20053.538,5008.078,10016.3270,90056.472,20015.0

92

Public administration

124,70098,30078.88,6006.978,20062.729,50023.722,90018.477,40062.144,60035.8

 

Last Modified Date: June 29, 2012