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2002 Economic Census
Mining
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Mining - by industry

National data for this sector, based on Industry Series reports, are preliminary and will be superseded by data released in later reports. Table includes only establishments of firms with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. Introductory text includes scope, methodology, non-sampling error, and confidentiality protection. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.

D = Withheld to avoid disclosing data of individual companies; data are included in higher level totals

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
21 Mining 282 2,615,060 346,791 7,508
211 Oil and gas extraction 45 1,393,849 47,556 792
2111 Oil and gas extraction 45 1,393,849 47,556 792
21111 Oil and gas extraction 45 1,393,849 47,556 792
211111 Crude petroleum and natural gas extraction 37 1,260,384 41,230 695
211112 Natural gas liquid extraction 8 133,465 6,326 97
212 Mining, except oil and gas 154 1,068,472 257,667 5,549
2121 Coal mining 38 680,383 171,234 3,258
21211 Coal mining 38 680,383 171,234 3,258
212111 Bituminous coal and lignite surface mining 28 138,884 24,489 567
212112 Bituminous coal underground mining 10 541,499 146,745 2,691
2122 Metal ore mining 3 1,085 293 7
21223 Copper, nickel, lead, and zinc mining 1 D D (1-19)
212234 Copper ore and nickel ore mining 1 D D (1-19)
21229 Other metal ore mining 2 D D (1-19)
212299 All other metal ore mining 2 D D (1-19)
2123 Nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying 113 387,004 86,140 2,284
21231 Stone mining and quarrying 51 275,941 62,097 1,535
212311 Dimension stone mining and quarrying 3 D D (20-99)
212312 Crushed and broken limestone mining 40 255,375 56,795 1,352
212313 Crushed and broken granite mining 1 D D (1-19)
212319 Other crushed and broken stone mining 7 13,547 2,859 75
21232 Sand, gravel, clay, and refractory mining 60 D D (500-999)
212321 Construction sand and gravel mining 48 62,152 14,891 454
212322 Industrial sand mining 4 D D (20-99)
212324 Kaolin and ball clay mining 1 D D (20-99)
212325 Clay, ceramic, and refractory minerals mining 7 27,596 4,881 179
21239 Other nonmetallic mineral mining 2 D D (20-99)
212399 All other nonmetallic mineral mining 2 D D (20-99)
213 Support activities for mining 83 152,739 41,568 1,167
2131 Support activities for mining 83 152,739 41,568 1,167
21311 Support activities for mining 83 152,739 41,568 1,167
213111 Drilling oil and gas wells 22 62,859 7,490 207
213112 Support activities for oil and gas operations 47 56,306 22,200 659
213113 Support activities for coal mining 5 26,271 9,331 212
213114 Support activities for metal mining 4 2,700 975 27
213115 Support activities for nonmetallic minerals 5 4,603 1,572 62


Source: 2002 Economic Census, Geographic Area Series   Questions?
Last revised: January 06, 2012