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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, 1999 - 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 [3,492 cases] 0.0 13.9 9.1 20.9 13.8 15.3 5.8 21.2 7
                   
Sex:                  
Men 0.0 13.3 9.2 21.3 13.9 16.2 4.6 21.4 7
Women 0.0 16.0 8.9 19.1 13.4 11.7 .3 20.4 7
                   
Age:                  
14 to 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 to 19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
20 to 24 0.0 26.6 11.7 41.4 9.6 -- -- .8 3
25 to 34 0.0 17.1 11.3 20.1 13.0 14.0 4.5 20.1 7
35 to 44 0.0 13.7 7.6 25.2 13.3 14.7 9.4 16.0 6
45 to 54 0.0 12.4 .9 17.9 15.7 17.8 2.9 22.4 7
55 to 64 0.0 6.9 6.8 12.2 14.4 19.0 5.2 35.4 14
65 and over 0.0 23.5 1.6 21.3 .9 6.5 1.6 34.6 8
                   
Occupation:                  
Managerial and professional specialty 0.0 11.1 7.0 12.7 15.3 15.1 16.2 22.6 12
Technical, sales, and administrative support 0.0 18.6 6.0 18.9 .2 13.5 2.3 30.5 6
Service 0.0 14.6 9.2 20.9 15.8 14.8 5.3 19.4 7
Farming, forestry, and fishing 0.0 15.1 11.5 23.3 18.1 21.6 5.2 5.2 6
Precision production, craft, and repair 0.0 11.4 12.6 25.6 7.7 20.4 2.2 20.1 6
Operators, fabricators, and laborers 0.0 11.8 9.5 24.5 .2 14.0 3.6 26.4 6
                   
Length of service with employer:                  
Less than 3 months 0.0 21.8 -- 61.5 7.0 3.9 -- 5.7 3
3 to 11 months 0.0 18.0 8.1 16.1 4.8 4.7 39.7 8.6 12
1 to 5 years 0.0 20.4 12.9 22.0 11.2 .8 2.6 20.2 5
More than 5 years 0.0 12.3 8.3 18.2 15.0 17.6 4.7 23.9 9
                   
Race or ethnic origin:                  
White, non-Hispanic 0.0 12.0 9.4 18.2 13.3 16.2 6.3 24.6 9
Black, non-Hispanic 0.0 13.2 5.7 15.1 12.3 23.9 9.4 20.4 12
Hispanic 0.0 15.5 6.8 15.1 15.2 4.1 8.1 35.2 9
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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