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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, 2000

Connecticut - local government
Characteristic Local government2 Goods producing Service producing
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing 2 Mining 3 Construc- tion Manufactur- ing Transpor- tation and public utilities 3 Wholesale trade Retail trade Finance, insurance, and real estate Services Public Administra- tion
                       
Total 4,071 -- -- 587 -- 438 -- -- -- 1,151 --
                       
Sex:                      
Men 3,119 -- -- 550 -- 406 -- -- -- 535 --
Women 950 -- -- 35 -- 32 -- -- -- 616 --
                       
Age:                      
14 to 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 to 19 13 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
20 to 24 43 -- -- 13 -- 7 -- -- -- 9 --
25 to 34 899 -- -- 6 -- 67 -- -- -- 120 --
35 to 44 1,466 -- -- 217 -- 225 -- -- -- 353 --
45 to 54 1,055 -- -- 154 -- 117 -- -- -- 392 --
55 to 64 438 -- -- 75 -- 18 -- -- -- 229 --
65 and over 97 -- -- 18 -- -- -- -- -- 38 --
                       
Occupation:                      
Managerial and professional specialty 337 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 260 --
Technical, sales, and administrative support 327 -- -- -- -- 16 -- -- -- 206 --
Service 2,054 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 475 --
Farming, forestry, and fishing 88 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 81 --
Precision production, craft, and repair 499 -- -- 174 -- 160 -- -- -- 91 --
Operators, fabricators, and laborers 761 -- -- 386 -- 259 -- -- -- 38 --
                       
Length of service with employer:                      
Less than 3 months 59 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 29 --
3 to 11 months 144 -- -- -- -- 12 -- -- -- 67 --
1 to 5 years 720 -- -- 71 -- 33 -- -- -- 319 --
More than 5 years 2,228 -- -- 414 -- 278 -- -- -- 512 --
Not reported 920 -- -- 87 -- 111 -- -- -- 225 --
                       
Race or ethnic origin:                      
White, non-Hispanic 1,898 -- -- 3 -- 260 -- -- -- 644 --
Black, non-Hispanic 146 -- -- -- -- 54 -- -- -- 16 --
Hispanic 96 -- -- -- -- 8 -- -- -- 22 --
Asian or Pacific Islander -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
American Indian or Alaskan Native -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Not reported 1,929 -- -- 275 -- 115 -- -- -- 467 --
                       
                       

 

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.

2000 Fatalities Report

Safety and Health Statistics

Last Updated: October 24, 2016


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