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Bureau of Mines / Minerals yearbook: Area reports: domestic 1978-79
Year 1978-79, Volume 2 (1978-1979)

Ballard, Rose L.
Statistical summary,   pp. 1-31 ff. PDF (2.8 MB)


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MINERALS YEARBOOK, 1978-79 
Table 4.—Value of nonfuel mineral production in the United States.
and 
principal nonfuel minerals produced —Continued 
 V Percent 
State (thousands) Rank ~ 
Principal minerals, in order of value 
 1979 ' -Continued 
Minnesota       
M~ssissi~pi       
Missouri        
 Montan&.____._ 
Nebraska       
Nevada        
 New Hampshire - 
* New Jeney - - - - - 
  New Mexico * - - - 
  New york       
 * North Carolina_ - 
North Dakota - - 
* Ohio_________ 
Oklahoma       
Oregon         
Pennsylvania_ - - - 
* RhodeIsland~ South Carolina - - - 
 South Dakota___ 
* Tennessee       
* Texas Utah 
Vermont. -      
* Virginia___ 
Washington      
* West Virginia - - Wisconsin       
Wyoming       
 $2,067,990 2 
 107,689 * 40 
 1,159,835 7 
 291,287 25 
 99,181 41 
 238,150 28 
 23,258 47 
 151,689 36 
 694,448 12 
 453,710 17 
 842,286 20 
 21,234 48 
 607,320 13 
 201,022 32 
 165,207 35 
 722,614 10 
 7,886 49 
 201,711 31 
 148,686 37 
 385,744 19 
 1,406,168 5 
 753,384 9 
 54,136 45 
 309,765 23 
 224,948 29 
 118,595 39 
 179,682 34 
 590,176 14 
Total - 23,966,000 XX 100.00 
XX Not applicable. 
1lnconiplete total. 
2Less than 1/2 unit. 
8.62 Iron ore, sand and gravel, stone, lime. 
.44 Sand and gravel, cement, clays, magnesium compounds. 
 4.88 Lead, cement, stone, lime. 
 1.21 Copper, silver, cement, sand and graveL 
 .41 Cement, sand and gravel, stone, lime. 
 .99 Gold, barite, sand and gravel, diatomite. 
 .09 Sand and gravel, stone, clays, gem stones. 
 .63 Stone, sand and gravel, zinc, titanium concentrate. 
 2.89 Copper, potassium salts, molybdenum, sand and gravel. 
 1.89 Cement, stone, salt, sand and graveL 
 1.42 Stone, phosphate rock, sand and gravel, cement. 
.08 Sand and gravel, salt, lime, clays. 
2.53 Stone, lime, sand and gravel, cement. 
.84 Cement, stone, sand and gravel, helium. 
.68 Stone, sand and gravel, cement, nickel. 
3.01 Cement, stone, lime, sand and gravel. 
.03 Sand and gravel, stone, gemstones. 
.84 Cement, stone, sand and gravel, clays. 
.62 Gold, cement, stone, sand and gravel. 
1.60 Stone, zinc, cement, sand and gravel. 
5.86 Cement, sulfur, stone, sand and graveL 
3.14 Copper, gold, molybdenum, cement. 
.22 Stone, asbestos, sand and gravel, talc. 
1.29 Stone, cement, lime, sand and graveL 
.93 Cement, sand andgravei, stone, lime. 
.49 Stone, sand and gravel, cement, salt. 
.74 Sand and gravel, stone, iron ore, lime. 
2.46 Sodium carbonate, clays, iron ore, stone. 


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