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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 - private industry

 
Characteristic Private industry 2 Goods producing Service producing
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing 2 Mining 3 Construction Manufactur- ing Transpor- tation and public utilities 3 Wholesale trade Retail trade Finance, insurance, and real estate Services
                     
Total 27,059 451 25 1,916 6,013 2,496 2,131 5,087 501 8,439
                     
Sex:                    
Men 17,365 407 25 1,877 4,753 2,090 2,027 2,901 161 3,124
Women 9,614 45 -- 39 1,253 345 4 2,186 339 5,303
                     
Age:                    
14 to 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 to 19 584 18 -- 32 51 72 -- 149 -- 243
20 to 24 3,334 96 -- 154 512 237 201 1,023 32 1,075
25 to 34 7,473 160 -- 552 1,081 794 585 1,732 159 2,409
35 to 44 8,374 134   678 2,120 757 790 1,1 124 2,650
45 to 54 4,533 27 7 257 1,338 452 415 652 116 1,270
55 to 64 2,181 14 -- 217 694 129 124 305 59 638
65 and over 291 -- -- -- 81 35 -- 113 -- 51
                     
Occupation:                    
Managerial and professional specialty 2,037 -- -- 16 249 55 -- 158 74 1,396
Technical, sales, and administrative support 3,737 27 -- 20 421 215 278 1,557 311 909
Service 5,323 -- -- -- 51 -- -- 1,9 36 4,111
Farming, forestry, and fishing 397 315 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 77
Precision production, craft, and repair 4,868 47 -- 1,162 1,519 259 242 936 53 646
Operators, fabricators, and laborers 523 54 20 707 3,721 1,954 1,503 1,327 15 1,222
                     
Length of service with employer:                    
Less than 3 months 2,765 120 -- 350 395 175 181 671 28 846
3 to 11 months 4,861 27 6 351 875 208 588 1,302 59 1,445
1 to 5 years 8,730 1   718 1,784 418 669 1,461 79 3,480
More than 5 years 7,524 85 5 455 2,474 520 517 1,024 211 2,234
Not reported 3,179 1 -- 43 485 1,175 176 629 123 435
                     
Race or ethnic origin:                    
White, non-Hispanic 13,576 186 -- 1,504 3,045 703 1,9 2,568 267 4,195
Black, non-Hispanic 2,376 16 -- 135 476 183 111 687 50 717
Hispanic 2,520 138 -- 4 816 171 286 299 19 687
Asian or Pacific Islander 201 -- -- -- 69 -- -- -- 12 60
American Indian or Alaskan Native 55 -- -- 39 -- -- -- -- -- --
Not reported 8,331 111 25 125 1,604 1,435 608 1,502 153 2,768



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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