Table 6.3 Stocks of Coal, Petroleum Liquids, and Petroleum Coke:
Electric Power Sector, by Census Divison, 2019 and 2018

  Electric Power Sector Electric Utilities Independent Power Producers
Census Division December 2019 December 2018 Percentage Change December 2019 December 2018 December 2019 December 2018
Coal (Thousand Tons)
New England 465 605 -23.2% W W W W
Middle Atlantic 4,612 3,511 31.4% 0 0 4,612 3,511
East North Central 28,377 21,289 33.3% 18,492 W 9,885 W
West North Central 22,809 21,125 8.0% 22,809 21,125 0 0
South Atlantic 23,190 16,726 38.6% 20,624 14,437 2,567 2,289
East South Central 12,845 9,721 32.1% 12,845 9,721 0 0
West South Central 18,248 13,146 38.8% 13,016 9,738 5,232 3,407
Mountain 16,447 15,671 5.0% W W W W
Pacific Contiguous W W W W W W W
Pacific Noncontiguous W W W W W W W
U.S. Total 128,180 102,793 24.7% 104,274 84,728 23,906 18,065
Petroleum Liquids (Thousand Barrels)
New England 3,409 3,385 0.7% 497 520 2,911 2,865
Middle Atlantic 5,671 5,217 8.7% 2,138 1,833 3,534 3,384
East North Central 1,180 1,062 11.2% 717 709 463 353
West North Central 844 895 -5.6% 819 868 NM 27
South Atlantic 10,401 11,044 -5.8% 8,271 8,803 2,130 2,241
East South Central 1,196 1,146 4.4% 1,104 1,061 92 85
West South Central 1,243 1,324 -6.1% 1,025 1,026 218 297
Mountain 334 385 -13.3% 306 338 28 47
Pacific Contiguous 358 352 1.6% 278 273 79 80
Pacific Noncontiguous 1,323 1,168 13.3% 1,280 1,123 43 44
U.S. Total 25,960 25,977 -0.1% 16,435 16,553 9,525 9,423
Petroleum Coke (Thousand Tons)
New England 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0
Middle Atlantic 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0
East North Central 116 W W W W W 0
West North Central 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0
South Atlantic W W W W W W W
East South Central 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0
West South Central W W W W W 0 0
Mountain W W W 0 0 W W
Pacific Contiguous 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0
Pacific Noncontiguous 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0
U.S. Total 471 539 -12.6% 428 521 43 19

W = Withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data.
Notes: See Glossary for definitions. Values are final. See Technical Notes for a discussion of the sample design for the Form-923.
Totals may not equal sum of components because of independent rounding. Percentage change is calculated before rounding.
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form-923, 'Power Plant Operations Report.'