Coal-mining employment in the U.S. 2009-2017

Total coal-mining employment in the U.S. from 2009 to 2017, by mine type

Coal-mining employment in the U.S. 2009-2017 This statistic outlines the total coal-mining employment in the United States from 2009 to 2017, by mine type. In 2017, the coal-mining industry in the United States employed 52,996 people. Of that number, more than 31,000 employees worked underground.
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Total coal-mining employment in the U.S. from 2009 to 2017, by mine type

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20092012201420162017
Underground50,10054,42646,34830,00631,487
Surface37,49235,31028,45621,69021,509
Total87,75589,83874,93151,69652,996
20092012201420162017
Underground50,10054,42646,34830,00631,487
Surface37,49235,31028,45621,69021,509
Total87,75589,83874,93151,69652,996
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This statistic outlines the total coal-mining employment in the United States from 2009 to 2017, by mine type. In 2017, the coal-mining industry in the United States employed 52,996 people. Of that number, more than 31,000 employees worked underground.
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