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Table 7. Percent distribution of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses involving days away from work(1) by selected worker characteristics and number of days away from work, 1998 - Connecticut - local government

 
Characteristic Total cases Percent of cases involving Median days away from work
1 day 2 days 3 to 5 days 6 days 11 to 20 days 21 to 30 days 31 days or more
                   
Total [4,626 cases] 0.0 11.7 11.5 20.0 13.2 18.4 7.2 18.1 8
                   
Sex:                  
Men 0.0 12.2 11.7 19.0 15.3 16.9 7.4 17.6 8
Women 0.0 .1 .6 23.3 6.4 23.2 6.7 19.6  
                   
Age:                  
14 to 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 to 19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
20 to 24 0.0 17.5 6.8 20.4 4.8 40.3 2.9 7.2 11
25 to 34 0.0 11.9 12.4 26.2 14.7 14.0 5.9 14.9 5
35 to 44 0.0 11.1 9.7 21.8 15.8 14.7 7.5 19.4 8
45 to 54 0.0 8.8 11.0 15.6 14.8 17.4 9.5 23.1  
55 to 64 0.0 15.9 13.9 .5 6.5 34.8 5.3 13.1 13
65 and over 0.0 14.0 12.4 29.8 4.4 12.3 .8 16.3 4
                   
Occupation:                  
Managerial and professional specialty 0.0 8.2 .0 24.5 7.9 31.3 2.1 15.9  
Technical, sales, and administrative support 0.0 18.1 15.4 23.3 8.3 7.1 19.9 7.8 4
Service 0.0  11.9 12.6 20.4 13.4 17.6 6.3 17.8 8
Farming, forestry, and fishing 0.0 8.4 3.4 13.5 52.7 -- 1.7 20.3 9
Precision production, craft, and repair 0.0 8.7 14.0 22.1 14.5 18.8 6.5 15.4 7
Operators, fabricators, and laborers 0.0 13.2 6.8 14.1 13.8 17.4 9.8 25.0 13
                   
Length of service with employer:                  
Less than 3 months 0.0  37.4 -- 9.4 35.1 -- -- 18.1 9
3 to 11 months 0.0  15.9 17.7 33.1 18.6 5.8 3.8 5.1 3
1 to 5 years 0.0  12.6 13.2 19.6 .1 21.4 4.6 18.5 8
More than 5 years 0.0 .4 11.7 18.9 12.2 20.5 8.1 18.2 9
                   
Race or ethnic origin:                  
White, non-Hispanic 0.0 9.4 .8 19.2 .2 22.7 7.7 20.0 11
Black, non-Hispanic 0.0 8.5 6.2 17.1 21.5 24.4 6.6 15.7  
Hispanic 0.0 11.8 .4 24.7 19.5 18.1 5.6 9.9 7
Asian or Pacific Islander -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
American Indian or Alaskan Native -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

Footnotes:
 

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

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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