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Table 5. Incidence rates1 of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses by industry division and selected case types, 1998-2000 - Connecticut
 

Industry division Total cases Lost workday cases Cases without lost workdays
Total2 With days away from work3 With days of restricted work activity only
1998 1999 2000 1998 1999 2000 1998 1999 2000 1998 1999 2000 1998 1999 2000
                               
All industries including State and local government4                              
7.1 7.2 7.3 3.5 3.5 3.6 2.5 2.4 2.3 1.1 1.1 1.3 3.6 3.7 3.6
                               
Private industry4 6.6 6.8 6.7 3.4 3.4 3.5 2.2 2.2 2.1 1.2 1.2 1.4 3.2 3.4 3.2
                               
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing4 9.9 9.2 11.2 5.0 4.5 5.4 3.3 2.8 3.4 1.6 1.7 2.1 4.9 4.7 5.8
Mining5 6.4 5.3 5.7 5.4 3.4 4.5 3.4 2.3 3.1 2.0 1.1 1.4 0.9 1.9 1.3
Construction 7.8 .2 8.8 4.0 4.8 4.7 3.5 4.0 4.1 0.4 0.8 0.7 3.8 5.3 4.0
Manufacturing 8.0 7.3 8.4 4.0 3.9 4.2 2.2 2.1 2.0 1.8 1.8 2.2 4.0 3.3 4.1
Durable goods 9.2 7.8 8.9 4.5 4.1 4.5 2.5 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.0 2.4 4.7 3.7 4.4
Nondurable goods 5.2 6.0 7.2 2.7 3.6 3.7 1.5 2.1 2.0 1.1 1.5 1.8 2.5 2.4 3.4
Transportation and public utilities5 8.0 8.8 8.7 5.0 5.3 5.5 3.7 3.9 4.0 1.3 1.4 1.4 3.0 3.5 3.2
Wholesale and retail trade 7.2 7.5 7.3 3.9 3.3 3.6 2.5 2.4 2.2 1.3 1.0 1.4 3.4 4.2 3.7
Wholesale trade 7.2 8.1 6.6 3.9 3.9 4.5 2.7 2.8 2.5 1.3 1.1 2.0 3.2 4.2 2.1
Retail trade 7.2 7.3 7.5 3.8 3.1 3.2 2.5 2.2 2.1 1.4 0.9 1.1 3.4 4.2 4.3
Finance, insurance, and real estate 1.8 1.8 1.6 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.1 1.2 1.2 1.0
Services 6.1 6.6 6.0 3.1 3.4 3.3 2.1 2.1 1.8 1.0 1.3 1.5 3.0 3.2 2.7
                               
State and local government 11.9 11.2 12.0 4.8 4.4 4.6 4.5 3.7 4.0 0.3 0.7 0.6 7.1 6.8 7.4
                               
State government 8.7 7.9 9.9 3.7 4.0 4.4 3.5 3.6 3.9 0.2 0.4 0.5 5.0 3.9 5.5
                               
Local government 13.7 13.1 13.2 5.4 4.7 4.7 5.1 3.8 4.0 0.3 0.8 0.7 8.3 8.4 8.4
                               


Footnotes:

1. Incidence rates represent the number of injuries and illnesses per Published by the Connecticut Department of Labor, Project Management Office0 full-time workers and were calculated as: (N/EH) x 200,000 where

N = number of injuries and illnesses 
EH = total hours worked by all employees during the calendar year
200,000 = base for Published by the Connecticut Department of Labor, Project Management Office0 equivalent full-time workers (working 40 hours per week, 50 weeks per year).

2. Total lost workday cases involve days away from work, or days of restricted work activity, or both.

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

4. Excludes farms with fewer than 11 employees

5. 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. 

6. Incidence rate less than 0.05.

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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