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Table 2. Percent distribution of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses involving days away from work(1) by selected worker characteristics and industry division, 1999 - Connecticut state government

 
Characteristic State governmen2 Goods producing Service producing
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing2 Mining3 Construc- tion Manufactur- ing Transpor- tation and public utilities3 Wholesale trade Retail trade Finance, insurance, and real estate Services Public Administra- tion
                       
Total [1,948 cases] 0.0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0.0
                       
Sex:                      
Men 51.2 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 73.0
Women 48.7 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 27.0
                       
Age:                      
14 to 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 to 19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
20 to 24 2.4 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
25 to 34 23.9 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 31.1
35 to 44 39.1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 41.8
45 to 54 26.2 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 19.8
55 to 64 8.1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 7.1
65 and over -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
                       
Occupation:                      
Managerial and professional specialty 25.0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 12.8
Technical, sales, and administrative support 8.0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- .4
Service 61.0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 72.8
Farming, forestry, and fishing -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Precision production, craft, and repair 5.6 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 3.5
Operators, fabricators, and laborers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
                       
Length of service with employer:                      
Less than 3 months 0.6 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
3 to 11 months 3.1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
1 to 5 years 24.4 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 26.1
More than 5 years 68.5 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 66.7
Not reported 3.4 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 6.5
                       
Race or ethnic origin:                      
White, non-Hispanic 41.1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 11.0
Black, non-Hispanic 6.1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 4.6
Hispanic 2.9 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 1.2
Asian or Pacific Islander -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
American Indian or Alaskan Native -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Not reported 49.7 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 83.2

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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