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Table 7. Percent distribution of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses involving days away from work1 by selected worker characteristics and number of days away - 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 [27,151 cases] 0.0 15.3 15.0 20.2 16.3 11.9 6.3 15.0 5
                   
Sex:                  
Men 0.0 14.6 14.4 19.6 16.8 12.6 5.9 16.1 6
Women 0.0 16.5 16.3 21.4 15.3 .6 7.1 12.8 5
                   
Age:                  
14 to 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 to 19 0.0 12.8 27.8 21.8 12.2 19.5 2.0 3.9 3
20 to 24 0.0 16.8 15.9 24.5 14.5 .6 6.8 .8 5
25 to 34 0.0 17.6 16.6 21.0 18.0 12.9 5.2 8.7 4
35 to 44 0.0 14.9 14.9 20.0 16.3 11.3 6.4 16.1 6
45 to 54 0.0 13.5 11.2 18.7 17.1 11.5 6.3 21.7 8
55 to 64 0.0 13.1 13.0 17.9 14.7 .5 8.7 22.0 8
65 and over 0.0 9.6 21.0 15.2 5.9 9.4 15.3 23.5 7
                   
Occupation:                  
Managerial and professional specialty 0.0 20.3 22.5 25.6 12.6 6.6 2.2 .2 3
Technical, sales, and administrative support 0.0 14.0 15.2 23.3 14.9 9.0 7.0 16.7 5
Service 0.0 15.3 16.3 22.2 15.3 14.9 5.0 .9 5
Farming, forestry, and fishing 0.0 23.4 31.0 19.7 5.4 5.9 5.7 8.8 2
Precision production, craft, and repair 0.0 18.2 12.7 16.0 13.3 15.2 6.4 18.1 6
Operators, fabricators, and laborers 0.0 13.3 13.3 18.8 20.2 11.2 7.2 16.0 6
                   
Length of service with employer:                  
Less than 3 months 0.0 14.2 19.8 21.8 11.7 14.8 7.9 9.8 5
3 to 11 months 0.0 15.5 22.0 20.8 14.7 12.9 4.6 9.5 4
1 to 5 years 0.0 15.3 12.4 20.3 16.2 11.1 6.0 18.6 6
More than 5 years 0.0 16.7 11.6 19.6 16.4 11.4 7.5 16.7 6
                   
Race or ethnic origin:                  
White, non-Hispanic 0.0 15.8 14.3 19.1 15.9 .9 6.9 17.0 6
Black, non-Hispanic 0.0 16.1 15.6 21.9 16.2 14.3 7.9 8.1 5
Hispanic 0.0 15.5 15.0 22.1 13.5 12.8 7.2 13.8 5
Asian or Pacific Islander 0.0 12.4 1.7 38.6 27.5 3.4 3.8 12.6 5
American Indian or Alaskan Native 0.0 55.8 -- 6.1 8.7 6.1 -- 23.4 1

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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