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    Summary by County, 2000


      Total Buchanan Dickenson Lee Russell Tazewell Wise
    Production
    Production (short tons) 33,210,218 11,043,687 4,096,947 1,038,397 1,091,045 1,491,770 14,448,371
    Surface 9,633,066 1,642,796 810,997 31,389 460,924 0 6,686,960
    Underground 23,577,152 9,400,891 3,285,950 1,007,008 630,121 1,491,770 7,761,411
    Cont. Miner 17,824,820 3,648,559 3,285,950 1,007,008 630,121 1,491,770 7,761,411
    Longwall 5,752,332 5,752,332 0 0 0 0 0
    Other 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    # Mines 342 117 62 21 12 21 109
    Employment
    Prod. Workers 4,928 1,468 846 255 187 255 1917
    Surface 1,232 201 178 15 55 0 783
    Underground 3,696 1,267 668 240 132 255 1,134
    Worker Hours 8,816,166 2,760,233 1,483,525 401,882 372,152 443,017 3,355,357
    Prod. Wages (dollars) 176,094,101 60,821,374 30,154,231 6,531,231 8,571,113 6,301,105 43,719,757


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    Note:
  • Totals may not equal sum of components due to independent rounding.


  • Source:
  • Virginia DMME, Division of Mines, Big Stone Gap, Virginia, USA.

  • Published in:
  • "Virginia Coal, 2000," VCCER.



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