U.S. employment in support activities for mining 1998-2018

This statistic shows the employment in support activities for mining in the United States from 1998 to 2018. In 2018, the number of employees in this sector was around 338,000. Mining support activities include services that are required for the mining and quarrying of minerals and for the extraction of oil and gas. Establishments performing exploration of minerals are also included, which means taking core samples and making geological observations at prospective sites.

United States employment in support activities for mining from 1998 to 2018 (in 1,000)*

Number of employees in thousands
2018338
2017293
2016255
2015358
2014436
2013403
2012389
2011342
2010286
2009272
2008329
2007291
2006260
2005219
2004195
2003181
2002176
2001191
2000173
1999166
1998183
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Source

Release date

July 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

1998 to 2018

Supplementary notes

* Including full-time and part-time employees.
All data revised under the 2014 Comprehensive Revision of the Industry Economic Accounts.

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