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

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2012 Value of shipments per capita ($)

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Source: 2012 Economic Census
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Key Industry Statistics: United States

1997 2002 2007 2012 07-12
% Chg
Number of establishments 0 24,087 22,667 25,528 12.6%
Value of shipments ($ Millions) 0 182,911 413,525 573,370 38.7%
Annual payroll ($ Millions) 0 21,174 40,687 62,071 52.6%
Total employment 0 477,840 730,433 876,959 20.1%
Value of shipments per establishment ($1,000) N/A 7,594 18,243 22,460 23.1%
Value of shipments per employee ($1,000) N/A 383 566 654 15.5%
Value of shipments per $ of payroll ($) N/A 8.64 10.16 9.24 -9.1%
Payroll per employee ($) N/A 44,312 55,703 70,780 27.1%
Employees per establishment N/A 19.84 32.22 34.35 6.6%
Value of shipments per capita ($) 0 636 1,373 1,827 33.1%
Population per establishment N/A 11,941 13,289 12,297 -7.5%

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

Employer establishments in United States: 2010-2015
Source: 2010-2015 County Business Patterns. (See survey methodology for details about these data.)

Employment size and legal form of organization for establishments in United States with paid employees: 2015
Source: 2015 County Business Patterns. (See survey methodology for details about these data.)

Nonemployer establishments in United States (establishments without paid employees): 2010 - 2015
Source: 2010-2015 Nonemployer Statistics. (See survey methodology for details about these data.)

Source: Economic Census, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, and Population Estimates.
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All dollar 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 for each program.
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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Economic Census | Last Revised: April 23, 2015