1939

754

MINING AND MINERAL PRODUCTS

No. 774=.-—COAL—PRODUCTION, 1821 TO 1938, AND BY STATES, 1911 TO 1938
NoTE.—Qua&tities in thousands of short tons (2,000 pounds); values in thousands of dollars. Includes
coal consumed at mines. Figures for anthracite relate to Pennsylvania output only; those (or bituminous
relate to continental United States and Ala3ka. Bituminous coal includes brown coal and small amounts
of anthracite outside Pennsylvania. Comparatively little coal is hold in stock at the mines
Quantity
Year ot yearly
average

1821-1830—
1831-1840—
1841-1850—
1851-1880...
1801-1866—
1800-1870—
1871-1876—
1878-1880—
1881-1885...
1886-1890—
1891-1895 ...
1898-1900...
1001-1905—
1900-1910--.
1911-1915...
1916-1620..,
1921-1925—
1920-1930'-.
1931-1935 i_.
1912
1913
1914
1915

State

Total

Quantity

Anthra- Bituminous
cite

140
1,032
4,535
12, 513
20, 538

06
75
722
310
2,097
1,837
7,645
4,868
11,142
9,390
31,708 10,281
15,425
52,178 23,407
28,773
36,461
02, 281 25,800
71,093
107, 291 36,198
94, 440
138, 398 43, 952
178,822 63, 405 12S, 410
227,123 66, 026 171,498
330, 357 60, 854 272, 503
464, 55S 81,142 373,413
529,189 89,233 439,950
620,386 02,741 533,046
558,047 77,048 481,298
595,497 70, 619 518,878
'105, 108 53, 074 351,434
534,467 84,302 450,106
560,960 91, 525 478,435
533,525 90, 822 422, 704
531,619 88, 005 442,024

1916

Total quantity.. 629,189
Anthracite (Pa.)..
Bituminous

Year

Total

1020...
1921'..
1022...
1923...
19241..

590,098
651,402
078, 212
553, 962
058, 265
506, 395
470, 951
667, 904
671, 613

1926'.
1926 '_.
19271..
1928'..
19291..

581, 870
657,804
597, 859
670, 093
008,817

1930'..
1931 •_.
1032'..
1933 1..

538, 911
441, 735
359, 505
383,172

1934 •._
1036 i__
1036>__
1087'..
10381 *

410, 536
424, 532
493, 068
407, 387
390, 729

1916...
1917...
1918...
19191..

19101930

19211635

19261930 1

193119351

626,386

559,847

Value

Anthra- Bituminous
cite

Anthracite

87, 578 502, 520
99,612 551, 791
579, 380
88,092 465, 800
80, 598 508, 067
90, 473 415, 922
54, 083 422, 268
93,339 564, 565
87, 927 483, 687
01, 817 520, 053
84,437 573, 307
80,096 517, 703
75, 348 500,745
73,828 534,989
09,385 407, 526
50, 040 382,089
49,855 309,710
40, 541 333, 631
57,168 369, 308
52,159 372, 373
54, 580 »43», 088
51,850 M45, 531
46, 0S9 "344, 030

202,010
283, 051
330, 480
304, 927
434,252
452,305
273, 700
606, 787
477,231

005,116
1,249, 273
1,491, 810
1,180, 010
2,129, 033
1,199,984
1, 274, 820
1, 514, 021
1, 062, 02B

327, 005
474,104
420, 942
3!)3, 638
385, 843
354, 674
296, 356
222, 375
20fi, 718
244,152
210,131
227, 004
197, 599
180, 600

1, 000, 402
1,183, 417
1, 029, 662
933, 774
952,781
795,483
688,896
400,077
445,788

1936 1

1037'

1938 1 *
390,789

19351

Bituminous

028,383
658,063
770, 955
> 864, 042
»655, 000

5B5,497

4D5,108

493, 668

497,387

92, 741

76, 610

53, 674

52,159

54,580

53,856

633,646

518,878

381, 434

372,373

439,088

1445, 531

344, 030

46, flOO

Alabama-.
ArkansasColorado. .
Illinois
Indiana...

15,864
1,080
9,433
58,320
16,060

17,834
1,080
11, 60S
78, 25a
25, 516

18,097
1,201
10,040
68,523
21,077

18, 380
1,570
9,665
57, 310
18,467

0,252
1,012
5,711
40,198
14,380

8,505
1,133
6,911
44,525
15,754

12,229
1,023
0,812
50,927
17,822

32,440
1,511
7,187
51,602
17, 705

10, BBO
1,102
5,070
40, 0BO
14, 050

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky.
Maryland.
Michigan—

7,442
6,811
18,380
4,540
1,271

7,671
6,556
30,108
4,168
1,301

4,952
3, 027
43,743
2,033
976

3,879
3,215
61,116
2,700
705

3,492
2,270
38,130
1,654
492

3,650
2,686
40,761
1,678
628

3,901
2,944
47, 522
1,704
826

3,637
2,893
47,080
1,549
802

3,200
2,560
38, 490
1,306
478

Missouri
Montana
New Mexico
North Dakota.
Ohio
,
Oklahoma
Pennsylvania
Tennessee.
Texas
,
Utah

4,048
2,972
3,618
606
28, 563

4,008
3,728
787
40,609

3,011
2,881
2,772
1,221
31,590

3,538
3,139
2,612
1,622
21, 111

3,824
2,390
1,338
1,760
10,151

2,759
1,389
1,950
21,163

3,085
2,988
1,597
2,215
24,110

4,001
2,065
1,715
2,251
2fi, 178

3,412
2,804
1.2S2
2,047
17, 920

3,720
167,229
6,288
2,201
2,000

4,292
168, 632
0,208
1,980
4,603

2,741
133,721
5,078
1,084
4,503

3,346
137,038
5,644
1,107

1,368
86,592
4,062
738
2,840

1,229
91,405
4,138
758
2,947

1,540
109,887
5,108
843
3,247

1,600
111,002
5,213
910
3,810

1,200
77,040
4,373
892
2,908

7,924
3,261
69,353
6,907

10,168
3,576
86,300
8,566

10,648
2,620
97,044
8,812

12, 521
2,513
136,315
6,526

8,923
1,555
95,748
4,646

9,667
1,569
99,179
6,177

11,062
1,812
117,926
5,781

13,79S
2,002
118, 640
5,918

12,182
1,665
92,922
5,200

259

190

239

201

180

217

203

226

Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wyoming
Other States and
Alaska

1
3 Exclusive of product of wagon mines.
1 Estimated from various sources; includes

!

246

According to National Bituminous Coal Division.
selling expenses.
Preliminary.
Source; Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines; Minerals Yoarbook.

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