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Economic Census: Industry Snapshots

Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction (NAICS 21)

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Key Industry Statistics: United States



1997 2002 2007 2012 07-12
% Chg
Number of establishments 25,000 24,087 22,667 28,643 26.4%
Value of shipments ($ Millions) 173,985 182,911 413,525 555,174 34.3%
Annual payroll ($ Millions) 20,798 21,174 40,687 61,331 50.7%
Total employment 509,006 477,840 730,433 903,641 23.7%
Value of shipments per establishment ($1,000) 6,959 7,594 18,243 19,383 6.2%
Value of shipments per employee ($1,000) 342 383 566 614 8.5%
Value of shipments per $ of payroll 8.4 8.6 10.2 9.1 -10.9%
Payroll per employee ($) 40,861 44,312 55,703 67,871 21.8%
Employees per establishment 20.4 19.8 32.2 31.5 -2.1%
Value of shipments per capita ($) 653 636 1,317 1,843 39.9%
Population per establishment 10,660 11,945 13,292 10,960 -17.5%

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Value of Shipments: United States
Millions of dollars
Value of Shipments per Employee: United States
Thousands of dollars






Source: 1997, 2002, 2007, and 2012 Economic Census and Population Estimates
Data in this Snapshot include only establishments with paid employees. See Industry Snapshot FAQs. All figures are in current dollars for the period shown, and do not reflect changes
in prices. For information on how these data are derived, see the Methodology text from the Economic Census and Population Estimates.
For more statistics about this industry, see the Industry Statistics Portal.


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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Economic Census | Last Revised: Feb 28, 2012