May 1940

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Mav 1940

NEW OR REVISED SERIES
Table 24.—MANUFACTURED GAS l
Customers

Month

Sales to consumers
Industrial and
commercial

House
Domestic heating

Total

Total

| Domestic! House

Thousands

January.. _
February.
March
April
May
June
July
August _
September.
October
November.
December. _

1938

Total.

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

9,153
9,171
9,129
9,125
9,216
9,178
9,195
9,206
9,278
9,259
9,235
9,248

185
193
183
189
193
185
177
180
196
212
221
227

460
457
464

118,363

110, 393
9,200
9,196
9,220
9,213
9,191
9,279
9,284
9,311
9,330
9,383
9,377
9, 358
9,384

1939
i,901
L888
9,973

10,

Total

119,871

1

| IndusHouse ! trial and
Domestic heating | commerj cial

Total

Thousands of dollars

461
459
458
449
456
457

33, 261
30, 960
31, 273
30, 088
28, 659
27, 264
24, 789
23, 499
25, 974
28, 763
30,018
34, 097

16,967
16, 192
16, 849
16, 464
16, 500
17,126
15, 965
14, 673
16,511
17, 653
16,017
16, 136

7,571
6,958
6,095
4,514
3,345
1,701
858
680
896
2,147
4, 849
8,304

8,500
7,607
8,125
8,936
8,642
8,287
7,790
8,013

2,341

5,510

348, 644

197, 052

195

459

29, 054

16, 421

212
219
210
219
224
215
202
206
222
245
257
266

465
460
466
467
465
464
466
463
463
452
449
450

34, 278
33,173
33,142
32,159
29, 891
27, 518
25, 298
24, 520
26, 470
29, 466
32, 525
35, 028
363,467

111,524

Monthly average..

Industrial and
commercial

Millions of cubic feet

9,807
9,831
9,788
9, 792
9,882
9,834
9,843
9, 856
9,941
9,930
9,920
9,941

Monthly average..

Revenue from sales to consumers

9,294

30,289 !

225

8,764
8,946
9,413

32, 697
31, 039
31, 471
30, 354
29, 957
29, 416
27, 325
25, 739
28, 227
30, 426
30, 714
33,129

21, 543
20, 364
21,160
21,411
22,171
22, 482
21, 273
19, 815
21, 735
22, 817
21, 739
21, 847

4,797
4, 664
4,161
2,883
1,930
1,278
698
590
819
1,657
2,790
4,763

6,213
5,879
5,990
5, 921
5,726
5, 552
5, 253
5,225
5, 566
5, 823
6, 053
6,373

47, 918

101, 430

360, 494

258, 357

31,030

69, 573

3,993

8,453

30, 041

21, 530

2,586

17,142
16, 597
16, 627
16, 231
15, 790
16, 638
15, 588
14, 760
16, 435
17, 152
15,341
15, 713

8,102
8,003
7,122
6,073
4,422
1, 588
949
754
874
2,389
6,951
8,821

8,836
8,384
9,204
9,688
9,521
9,
8,891
9,037
9,764
10, 050
10, 269

33, 537
32, 612
32, 255
31, 429
30, 527
29, 401
27, 502
26, 447
28, 458
30, 638
32, 056
33, 598

22, 028
20,936
20, 961
21,194
21, 765
22,190
21, 032
20, 055
21, 720
22, 467
21, 498

5,195
5,430
4, 903
3,841
2,517
1,231
789
664
837
1,849
3,863

6,192
6,129
6,264
6, 268
6,133
5,895
5,594
5, 638
5, 818
6,215
6, 574
6, 703

194,014 |
j
16,168 |

56, 048

111,416

368, 460

257, 471

36,253

73, 424

4,671

9,285

30, 705

21, 456

21,625 j

5, 136

3,021 ;

6,119

See footnote at bottom of table 25, p. 17.

Table 25.—NATURAL GAS

Industrial
Domestic and commercial

Total

Month

Industrial,
Domestic commercial,
and electric
generation
1

Total

!
Thousands

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
\ugust
September..
October
November
December

1937
.

.
. .
. _
______
_
_.

. . .
. _ ._

.

Total
Monthly average

._

6,258
6,271
6,315
6,298
6,334
6,316
6,330
6,372
6,411
6,449
6,507
6,521

517
514
522
512
502
474
464
467
472
501
534
542

82,431

76, 383

6,020

______
- -

,_ _

. ._ _

_

________
-_

. . ._ _

Total
Monthly average.
i See footnote at bottom of table 25, p . 17.

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1.314.907 '

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46,174
47,218
41,423
38, 760
25, 948
18,462
15,403
14, 396
15. 511
20,910
30,411
45,274

78, 797
83, 267
81,638
82, 686
75,147
73,144
73,878
76,861
76, 823
78, 732
77, 253
80, 408

48,021
49,174
45,405
42, 833
34, 275
28,822
26, 560
26, 427
26, 826
31,127
37, 069
46,868

30,128
30, 575
27, 200
25, 239
18, 737
14, 568
12,458
11,813
12,185
15, 486
20, 797
28, 987

17, 691
18,311
17, 973
17, 365
15, 293
14, 069
13, 920
14,400
14, 466
15, 433
16, 048
17, 620

359, 890

938, 633

443,408

248,175

192, 590

109,576

29, 991

78,219

36,951

20,681

16, 049

123.398 , !
121,699 | i
114,783 !
105,198
91,365
82,144
79,111
80, 324
85, 299
93, 913
108, 716
127, 402

46,980
45,991
41,403
34,308
25,696
19,625
16, 272
14, 542
15,672
19,695
29, 437
43, 344

75,288
74,206
71,881
70,121
64,157
6:1, 372
61, 641
64,424
68,228
72, 847
78,511
82, 549

47,324
46,157
42, 533 !
37,867
31, 743
26, 953
24,912
23,912
25, 037
28, 827
35,993
45, 324

30,454
29,483
26,838
23,101
18,466
15, 046
12, 812
11,793
12, 206
14,754
20,141
27, 566

16,669
16,418
15, 426
14, 637
13,037
11,736
11,901
11,912
12, 631
13,876
15, 706
17, 520

1

1938
January
February
M arch
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

6,365

126, 231
131,885 i
124, 653
122, 812
102, 563
92, 964
90,334
92, 701
93, 490
100,985 i
109, 006 I'
127,283 i

Industrial,
Domestic commercial,
and electric
generation

Total

Thousands of dollars

Millions of cubic feet

6, 777
6,788
6,839
6,813
6,839
6, 793
6, 795
6,841
6,885
6,952
7,043
7, 066

6,869

Revenue from sales to consumers

Sales to consumers

Customers

7, 009
7, 008
7, 031
7, 006
7, 009
6,971
6,954
6,984
7,031
7,093
7, 205
7,231

6,473
6,473
6,490
6,475
6,494
6,478
6,469
6,496
6,541
6,581
6.648
6, 665

533
539
529
513
491
483
486
488
510
555
563

84, 531

78, 281

6,223

1. 213, 352

352,964

845, 224

416, 580

242, 658

171, 469

7,044

6,523

519

101,113

29, 414

70, 435

34, 715

20, 222

14, 289

534

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