NAICS 5 Digit Industry 11231

Industry 11231

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 11231 – Chicken Egg Production

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 11231: See industry description for NAICS 112310 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 112310: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in raising chickens for egg production. The eggs produced may be for use as table eggs or hatching eggs.

Cross-References for Industry 11231

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 11231. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Establishments primarily engaged in raising chickens for the production of meat are classified in Industry NAICS 112320, Broilers and Other Meat Type Chicken Production.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 11231

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 11231. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Chicken egg production
  • Chicken eggs (table, hatching) production
  • Cull hen production
  • Egg production, chicken
  • Eggs, chicken (table, hatching) production
  • Layer-type chicken production
  • Started pullet production

Industry Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 11: Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
    • Subsector 112: Animal Production and Aquaculture
      • Industry Group 1123: Poultry and Egg Production
        • Industry 11231: Chicken Egg Production (Current page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 112310: Chicken Egg Production

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