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Table 7. Percent distribution of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses involving days away from work by selected worker characteristics and number of days away from work, 1998 - Connecticut - private industry

 
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 [27,059 cases] 0.0 16.7 11.8 20.8 15.2 11.4 7.7 16.3 6
                   
Sex:                  
Men 0.0 16.9 11.8 19.8 16.3 12.0 7.0 16.3 6
Women 0.0 16.2 11.8 22.8 13.4 .5 8.9 16.4 5
                   
Age:                  
14 to 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 to 19 0.0 27.6 16.4 12.8 22.7 6.0 7.6 7.0 4
20 to 24 0.0 16.8 13.5 26.5 14.6 7.6 11.8 9.2 5
25 to 34 0.0 18.3 12.6 23.3 .9 11.8 5.1 18.0 5
35 to 44 0.0 16.6 .6 20.6 17.5 11.0 7.3 16.3 6
45 to 54 0.0 13.8 11.0 17.0 15.9 14.6 9.7 18.1 8
55 to 64 0.0 13.6 12.2 15.9 19.5 .6 8.0 20.1 8
65 and over 0.0 7.6 4.3 17.4 13.6 28.7 9.9 18.4 19
                   
Occupation:                  
Managerial and professional specialty 0.0 18.4 14.9 20.8 17.3 8.9 8.2 11.5 5
Technical, sales, and administrative support 0.0 14.5 13.8 20.5 12.5 12.5 15.1 11.1 6
Service 0.0 15.0 11.6 24.8 13.2 e.8 5.2 19.3 5
Farming, forestry, and fishing 0.0 .5 24.9 25.1 4.7 24.3 1.7 8.8 5
Precision production, craft, and repair 0.0 18.7 9.3 18.9 16.2 13.2 7.3 16.4 6
Operators, fabricators, and laborers 0.0 17.2 11.3 19.7 17.0 .4 6.5 17.9 6
                   
Length of service with employer:                  
Less than 3 months 0.0 19.5 .8 18.2 12.8 8.3 3.3 27.1 6
3 to 11 months 0.0 16.8 14.1 22.5 11.6 12.7 11.6 .7 5
1 to 5 years 0.0 15.8 11.7 23.4 19.0 11.1 5.7 13.3 5
More than 5 years 0.0 16.6 .2 17.5 15.6 12.5 9.0 18.5 7
                   
Race or ethnic origin:                  
White, non-Hispanic 0.0 17.1 .5 19.1 16.8 11.1 8.9 16.5 6
Black, non-Hispanic 0.0 14.1 12.3 24.7 .5 12.8 5.9 19.7 5
Hispanic 0.0 21.3 12.1 23.1 12.9 9.1 6.0 15.5 4
Asian or Pacific Islander 0.0 17.3 5.3 51.0 4.2 7.7 1.6 13.0 3
American Indian or Alaskan Native 0.0 9.4 -- -- 89.1 -- -- 1.5 8


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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