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Table 1. Number of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses involving days away from work(1) by selected worker characteristics and industry division, 1998 - Connecticut - local government

Characteristic Local government2 Goods producing Service producing
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing 2 Mining 3 Construc- tion Manufactur- ing Transpor- tation and public utilities 3 Wholesale trade Retail trade Finance, insurance, and real estate Services Public Administra- tion
                       
Total 4,626 -- -- 591 -- -- -- -- -- -- 2,123
                       
Sex:                      
Men 3,511 -- -- 571 -- -- -- -- -- -- 1,799
Women 1,114 -- -- 20 -- -- -- -- -- -- 324
                       
Age:                      
14 to 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 to 19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
20 to 24 143 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 90
25 to 34 1,074 -- -- 62 -- -- -- -- -- -- 778
35 to 44 1,480 -- -- 251 -- -- -- -- -- -- 753
45 to 54 1,125 -- -- 127 -- -- -- -- -- -- 362
55 to 64 596 -- -- 124 -- -- -- -- -- -- 7
65 and over 163 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 15
                       
Occupation:                      
Managerial and professional specialty 522 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 45
Technical, sales, and administrative support 276 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 132
Service 2,455 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 1,775
Farming, forestry, and fishing 56 -- -- 14 -- -- -- -- -- -- 15
Precision production, craft, and repair 494 -- -- 148 -- -- -- -- -- -- 3
Operators, fabricators, and laborers 822 -- -- 415 -- -- -- -- -- -- 53
                       
Length of service with employer:                      
Less than 3 months 74 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
3 to 11 months 142 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 34
1 to 5 years 19 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- 569
More than 5 years 2,749 -- -- 401 -- -- -- -- -- -- 1,185
Not reported 553 -- -- 60 -- -- -- -- -- -- 328
                       
Race or ethnic origin:                      
White, non-Hispanic 2,633 -- -- 400 -- -- -- -- -- -- 1,181
Black, non-Hispanic 347 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 187
Hispanic 312 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 186
Asian or Pacific Islander -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
American Indian or Alaskan Native -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Not reported 1,329 -- -- 162 -- -- -- -- -- -- 569

  
Footnotes:
 

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

2 Excludes farms with fewer than 11 employees.

3 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 industries.

NOTE: Dashes indicate data that are not available. Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

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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