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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 state 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 [1,948 cases] 0.0 13.5 5.5 17.4 17.9 17.1 7.8 20.8 9
                   
Sex:                  
Men 0.0 7.7 7.0 17.6 20.9 19.0 7.2 20.6 9
Women 0.0 19.4 3.9 17.2 14.9 15.1 8.4 21.0 9
                   
Age:                  
14 to 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 to 19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
20 to 24 0.0 28.3 26.5 3.2 16.5 25.5 -- -- 2
25 to 34 0.0 9.0 4.9 17.4 24.8 19.4 8.5 15.9 8
35 to 44 0.0 12.8 5.1 19.8 18.9 16.8 8.8 17.9 9
45 to 54 0.0 17.6 5.3 17.3 14.8 11.7 6.7 26.5 7
55 to 64 0.0 11.7 3.8 11.3 3.9 27.3 6.8 35.1 18
65 and over -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
                   
Occupation:                  
Managerial and professional specialty 0.0 13.9 .7 20.0 14.4 15.2 2.8 23.1 6
Technical, sales, and administrative support 0.0 13.4 7.4 16.8 15.8 25.3 11.3 .0 9
Service 0.0 13.5 3.4 16.9 20.2 16.9 9.1 20.0 9
Farming, forestry, and fishing -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Precision production, craft, and repair 0.0 8.5 2.6 14.5 13.0 15.7 11.5 34.1 15
Operators, fabricators, and laborers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
                   
Length of service with employer:                  
Less than 3 months 0.0 -- -- 6.3 -- 79.7 -- 14.1 17
3 to 11 months 0.0 18.9 2.9 16.5 11.0 20.0 20.0 .6 14
1 to 5 years 0.0 12.9 9.3 18.8 13.8 16.0 .0 19.3 8
More than 5 years 0.0 14.2 4.6 16.9 19.7 15.9 6.2 22.6 8
                   
Race or ethnic origin:                  
White, non-Hispanic 0.0 20.9 5.7 18.1 16.4 12.8 3.2 22.9 7
Black, non-Hispanic 0.0 8.7 11.8 15.3 25.3 4.9 15.7 18.2 9
Hispanic 0.0 8.6 .8 8.2 2.5 21.6 14.5 33.9 20
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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