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    Summary by County, 2003


      Total Buchanan Dickenson Lee Russell Tazewell Wise
    Production
    Production (short tons) 31,445,858 10,275,160 4,568,941 848,020 879,299 1,305,996 13568441.84
    Surface 10,273,622 2,229,942 760,696 205758.86 466,116 280,306 6207583.8
    Underground 21,172,235 7,921,999 3,808,244 642,261 413,183 1,025,690 7,360,858
    Cont. Miner 14,605,886 1,355,650 3,808,244 642,261 413,183 1,025,690 7,360,858
    Longwall 6,566,349 6,566,349 0 0 0 0 0
    Other 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    # Mines 295 92 50 14 15 20 104
    Employment
    Prod. Workers 4,353 1,206 825 146 142 218 1,816
    Surface 1669 423 246 57 75 58 810
    Underground 2,684 783 579 89 67 160 1006
    Worker Hours 8,584,102 2,386,671 1,460,969 283,604 296,571 460,419 3695868
    Prod. Wages (dollars) 179,978,314 61,786,939 30,960,326 7,662,973 6361923 5,644,744 67561409


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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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