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Coal production, thousand short tons, 2018 - Country rankings:

The average for 2018 based on 156 countries was 53063.88 thousand short tons.The highest value was in China: 3908689.75 thousand short tons and the lowest value was in Algeria: 0 thousand short tons. The indicator is available from 1980 to 2018. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: thousand short tons; Source: The U.S. Energy Information Administration
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Definition: Total primary coal production (Coal includes anthracite, subanthracite, bituminous, subbituminous, lignite, brown coal, and oil shale.)
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