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Table 4. Number of nonfatal occupational illnesses by industry division and selected case types, 2000
Connecticut

(In thousands)
 
Industry division Total cases Lost workday cases Cases without lost workdays Disorders associated with repeated trauma
Total1 With days away from work2
           
All industries including State and local government3          
6.4 2.7 1.7 3.7 3.8
           
Private industry3 5.4 2.4 1.4 3.0 3.6
           
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing3 0.1 ( 5 ) ( 5 ) 0.1 ( 5 )
           
Mining4 ( 5 ) ( 5 ) ( 5 ) ( 5 ) ( 5 )
           
Construction 0.1 ( 5 ) ( 5 ) ( 5 ) ( 5 )
           
Manufacturing 2.8 1.4 0.6 1.3 2.2
Durable goods 2.1 1.1 0.5 1.0 1.7
Nondurable goods 0.7 0.4 0.2 0.3 0.5
           
Transportation and public utilities4 0.1 0.1 ( 5 ) 0.1 0.1
           
Wholesale and retail trade 0.4 0.2 0.1 -- 0.2
Wholesale trade 0.1 ( 5 ) ( 5 ) 0.1 0.1
Retail trade 0.3 0.1 0.1 -- 0.1
           
Finance, insurance, and real estate 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.4
           
Services 1.5 0.5 0.4 0.9 0.5
           
State and local government 1.0 0.2 0.2 0.7 0.2
           
State government 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2
           
Local government 0.6 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.1
           


Footnotes:

1. Total lost workday cases involve days way from work, or days of restricted work activity, or both.

2. Days-away-from-work cases include those which result in days away from work with or without restricted work activity.

3. Excludes farms with fewer than 11 employees.

4. Data conforming to OSHA definitions for mining operators in coal, metal, and nonmetal mining and for employers in railroad transportation are provided to BLS by the Mine Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor; and the Federal Railroad Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation. Independent mining contractors are excluded from the coal, metal, and nonmetal mining industries. 

5. Fewer than 50 cases.

NOTE: Because of rounding, components may not add to totals.
 -- Indicates data not available.

SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U. S. Department of Labor, Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses in cooperation with participating State agencies.

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Last Updated: October 24, 2016


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