Table 3.

World coal production, 1950–2005 (million tonnes). Adapted from Energy Information Administration (2008) and Mitchell (2000a,b,c).

yearChinaother Asia/OceaniaUSAEuropeEurasiaotherworld total
195041111508849261531823
19603971763941059510602596
19703542485181098624852927
198062132375412127181783806
198587444980313297282674450
1990108254793512118022904867
199513976609398724383364642
200011958029767564033684500
20052209107510297024574295901