NAICS Categories

Description of NAICS Categories and annotated description of NAICS Search and Detail Pages

The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) is the standard used by Federal statistical agencies in classifying business establishments for the purpose of collecting, analyzing, and publishing statistical data related to the U.S. business economy.

NAICS Categories are used by Federal Agencies to assist in procurement categorization. GovTribe maintains a list of NAICS Categories and their details, allowing you to:

  • filter by your relevant NAICS categories when searching for Opportunities and Awards

  • research competitors and possible teaming partners within certain NAICS categories

The NAICS Categories Search Page

To access the NAICS Categories Search Page:

Step 1. Go to: Main Menu >> Categories >> NAICS Categories

The NAICS Catgories Search Page will be displayed, which allows you to view and access information about NAICS Categories.

Please refer to the following for details on how to use this page to search for opportunities Search 10 Find Contract or Grant Opportunities

The following image describes this page and its features and functionality.

Favorite the NAICS Categories relevant to your work to make it easier to pursue relevant contracts. When searching for Opportunities or Awards, you’ll be able to quickly add those NAICS Categories to your filters.

The NAICS Category Detail Page

To access a NAICS Category’s Detail Page:

Step 1. Go to: Main Menu >> Categories >> NAICS Categories

Step 2. Search for the appropriate NAICS Category, then click on its Title (or View button).

You can also access an NAICS Category’s detail page by clicking on any NAICS Category link throughout GovTribe.

The NAICS Category’s Detail Page will be displayed, which allows you to view and access its information.

Reports Section

At the top of the NAICS Category Detail page, the Reports section is displayed with the Funding tab selected by default. Click each tab to view a different report for this NAICS Category, as described below.

Funding Tab

This Reports tab displays a bar graph representing funding in dollars for Contracts and Grants within this NAICS Category over the selected time frame, which can be changed in the Date drop-down list at the top. Scroll over any bar section to see the dollar amount it represents.

For more information, see Funding Report.

Scroll over any bar section to see the dollar amount it represents.

Awards Tab

This Reports tab displays an area graph representing the total number of Awards for the NAICS Category.

For more information, see Awards Reports.

IDIQs Tab

This Reports tab displays a list of Indefinite Delivery / Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Contracts currently active for the NAICS Category, and their obligation data.

Schedules Tab

This Reports tab displays a list of Schedule Contracts currently active for the NAICS Category, and their obligation data.

GWACs Tab

This Reports tab displays a list of Government-wide Acquisition Contracts (GWACs) currently active for the NAICS Category, and their obligation data.

BPAs Tab

This Reports tab displays a list of Blanket Purchase Agreements (BPAs) currently active for the Agency, and their obligation data.

This section provides a list of Opportunities that are popular with other GovTribe users for this NAICS Category.

Funding Analysis Section

This section provides useful information about the NAICS Category’s funding history, starting at the highest contracting level and allowing you to drill down to the lowest.

See Funding Analysis for a more detailed description of this section’s functionality.

Details Section

This section provides a description of the NAICS Category, as defined in The North American Industry Classification System.

Federal Contract IDVs Section

This section displays a list of all Federal Contract IDVs that have been awarded for this NAICS Category.

Federal Contract Awards Section

This section displays a list of all Federal Contracts that have been awarded for this NAICS Category.

Federal Contract Opportunities Section

This section provides access to information about the Federal Contract Opportunities currently open for this Agency.