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Table 1. Number of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses involving days away from work1 by selected worker characteristics and industry division, 1999 - Connecticut - private industry
 

Characteristic Private industry 2 Goods producing Service producing
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing 2 Mining 3 Construction Manufacturing Transpor- tation and public utilities 3 Wholesale trade Retail trade Finance, insurance, and real estate Services
                     
Total 27,151 412 19 2,247 5,596 2,804 2,150 4,431 705 8,787
                     
Sex:                    
Men 17,405 357 19 2,221 4,312 2,151 1,951 2,879 274 3,241
Women 9,667 55 -- -- 1,271 588 199 1,552 432 5,545
                     
Age:                    
14 to 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 to 19 755 -- -- 57 71 97 -- 366 37 93
20 to 24 2,478 51 -- 222 375 218 227 698 98 589
25 to 34 7,545 172 5 612 1,204 784 521 1,506 161 2,581
35 to 44 8,126 140 6 789 1,814 866 614 961 196 2,741
45 to 54 5,034 -- -- 3 1,176 533 630 560 123 1,665
55 to 64 2,700 -- -- 146 829 297 1 296 82 935
65 and over 432 -- -- 4 4 -- -- -- -- 149
                     
Occupation:                    
Managerial and professional specialty 1,540 -- -- -- 113 33 -- -- 57 1,270
Technical, sales, and administrative support 4,922 18 -- -- 465 457 452 1,448 453 1,621
Service 5,499 -- -- -- 65 -- -- 1,117 82 4,213
Farming, forestry, and fishing 519 356 -- -- -- -- -- -- 43 115
Precision production, craft, and repair 4,808 -- 5 1,522 1,298 271 5 567 71 963
Operators, fabricators, and laborers 9,805 15 13 716 3,626 2,030 1,565 1,253 -- 587
                     
Length of service with employer:                    
Less than 3 months 3,025 87 -- 335 327 116 389 977 115 677
3 to 11 months 4,305 169 -- 534 709 284 292 866 7 1,341
1 to 5 years 8,925 115 9 847 1,850 636 654 1,332 216 3,266
More than 5 years 7,123 -- -- 332 2,3 898 543 899 116 2,194
Not reported 3,774 -- -- 200 607 869 271 358 152 1,3
                     
Race or ethnic origin:                    
White, non-Hispanic 13,871 285 -- 1,523 3,150 1,191 1,093 2,467 342 3,820
Black, non-Hispanic 1,831 -- -- 86 413 195 -- 255 40 784
Hispanic 2,733 87 -- 270 680 139 196 421 71 869
Asian or Pacific Islander 349 -- -- -- 86 -- -- -- 73 87
American Indian or Alaskan Native 53 -- -- -- 25 -- -- -- -- --
Not reported 8,314 -- 19 361 1,241 1,272 735 1,254 179 3,220

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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