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    Summary by County, 1991


    Total Buchanan Dickenson Lee Russell Scott Tazewell Wise
    Production
    Production (short tons) 42,336,141 18,023,460 6,283,749 2,025,643 898,515 27,144 3,090,052 11,986,626
    Surface 8,087,372 1,150,616 1,456,108 314,512 397,435 0 1351 4,766,400
    Underground 34,248,769 16,872,844 4,827,641 1,711,131 501,080 27,144 3,088,701 7,220,228
    Cont. Miner 25,023,461 10,163,485 3,635,942 1,311,622 450,499 0 3,088,701 6,373,213
    Longwall 8,303,318 6,244,380 828,005 399,509 0 0 0 831,424
    Other 921,990 464,979 363,694 0 50,582 27,144 0 15,591
    # Mines 483 191 90 28 20 1 34 119
    Employment
    Prod. Workers 9,756 4,018 1,698 683 232 11 643 2,470
    Surface 1,614 250 374 129 97 0 4 760
    Underground 8,141 3,768 1,324 554 135 11 639 1,710
    Worker Hours 16,962,239 7,207,772 2,738,388 1,101,716 306,673 13,757 1,078,051 4,515,082
    Prod. Wages (dollars) 268,177,281 112,980,045 43,704,986 17,618,440 4,740,583 100,065 16,912,309 72,120,853


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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, 1998," VCCER.



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