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    Summary by County, 2001


      Total Buchanan Dickenson Lee Russell Tazewell Wise
    Production
    Production (short tons) 32,605,643 11,346,123 3,768,236 787,348 1,238,283 1,722,570 13,743,083
    Surface 9,798,216 2,042,297 723,814 101,819 490,160 15,593 6,424,533
    Underground 22,667,427 9,303,826 3,044,422 685,529 748,123 1,566,977 7,318,550
    Cont. Miner 15,885,605 2,522,004 3,044,422 685,529 748,123 1,566,977 7,318,550
    Longwall 6,781,822 6,781,822 0 0 0 0 0
    Other 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    # Mines 327 110 55 18 11 25 108
    Employment
    Prod. Workers 5,261 1,690 799 219 190 298 2,065
    Surface 1,872 472 268 52 82 48 950
    Underground 3,389 1,218 531 167 108 250 1,115
    Worker Hours 9,786,843 3,079,741 1,526,098 342,900 394,033 591,095 3,852,976
    Prod. Wages (dollars) 194,741,396 68,653,630 29,765,179 5,864,157 9,094,857 7,608,665 73,754,908


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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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