1997 Economic Census:
Mining
Colorado


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Mining by Subsector
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NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  21 Mining 885 3,578,228 522,374 12,263
211 Oil & gas extraction 332 2,409,725 225,237 4,818
212 Mining (except oil & gas) 169 781,194 185,539 4,110
213 Support activities for mining 384 387,309 111,598 3,335

 

 

Mining by Industry
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
21 Mining 885 3,578,228 522,374 12,263
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
211 Oil & gas extraction 332 2,409,725 225,237 4,818
211111 Crude petroleum & natural gas extraction 317 1,958,030 208,891 4,531
211112 Natural gas liquid extraction 15 451,695 16,346 287
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
212 Mining (except oil & gas) 169 781,194 185,539 4,110
2121 Coal mining 16 380,946 85,771 1,502
212111 Bituminous coal & lignite surface mining 7 145,478 34,857 658
212112 Bituminous coal underground mining 9 235,468 50,914 844
2122 Metal ore mining 46 268,778 61,264 1,390
21222 Gold ore & silver ore mining 30 95,302 26,368 587
212221 Gold ore mining 30 95,302 26,368 587
21229 Other metal ore mining 15 173,476 34,570 798
212291 Uranium-radium-vanadium ore mining 6 D D (100-249)
212299 All other metal ore mining 9 D D (500-999)
2123 Nonmetallic mineral mining & quarrying 107 131,470 38,504 1,218
21231 Stone mining & quarrying 38 D D (250-499)
212312 Crushed & broken limestone mining & quarrying 15 15,704 4,557 132
212313 Crushed & broken granite mining & quarrying 7 21,486 6,244 177
21232 Sand, gravel, clay, ceramic & refractory minerals mng & quarrying 60 68,454 19,804 656
212321 Construction sand & gravel mining 56 56,176 16,021 546
21239 Other nonmetallic mineral mining & quarrying 9 D D (100-249)
212399 All other nonmetallic mineral mining 7 10,063 3,050 105
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
213 Support activities for mining 384 387,309 111,598 3,335
213111 Drilling oil & gas wells 57 80,449 25,356 744
213112 Support activities for oil & gas operations 294 257,116 74,298 2,193
213115 Support activities for nonmetallic minerals (except fuels) 10 23,324 7,322 261
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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