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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 from work, 2000

Connecticut - local 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 [4,071 cases] 0.0 9.5 .1 21.9 18.3 14.1 7.0 19.2 7
                   
Sex:                  
Men 0.0 9.8 8.8 22.5 19.4 14.3 6.6 18.5 7
Women 0.0 8.4 14.3 19.7 14.6 13.4 8.2 21.5 7
                   
Age:                  
14 to 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 to 19 0.0 -- -- 33.8 -- 66.2 -- -- 11
20 to 24 0.0 6.0 20.4 20.1 28.8 8.7 -- 16.0 9
25 to 34 0.0 12.8 12.5 26.3 17.3 .1 6.1 14.9 5
35 to 44 0.0 9.1 6.5 19.3 21.8 12.3 7.9 23.2 9
45 to 54 0.0 .8 9.9 22.4 14.7 18.2 8.2 15.8 7
55 to 64 0.0 2.5 17.0 22.6 16.2 18.5 5.1 18.0 7
65 and over 0.0 5.7 7.3 18.9 15.3 .4 -- 42.4 20
                   
Occupation:                  
Managerial and professional specialty 0.0 13.0 12.1 15.6 18.2 21.8 3.4 16.0 7
Technical, sales, and administrative support 0.0 4.9 19.9 38.9 11.2 .5 3.8 .7 5
Service 0.0 .2 9.2 20.5 20.0 13.1 7.6 19.4 8
Farming, forestry, and fishing 0.0 17.0 20.7 14.6 9.8 8.7 2.4 26.8 5
Precision production, craft, and repair 0.0 8.3 7.0 20.2 18.9 18.5 .4 16.8 9
Operators, fabricators, and laborers 0.0 7.9 8.0 23.1 17.4 12.8 6.6 24.1 7
                   
Length of service with employer:                  
Less than 3 months 0.0 6.5 .3 .5 46.3 25.1 -- 1.2 7
3 to 11 months 0.0 19.9 24.6 18.6 8.8 3.8 17.6 6.7 4
1 to 5 years 0.0 12.9 14.0 16.7 11.0 11.3 9.7 24.4 7
More than 5 years 0.0 9.7 7.6 23.6 19.8 16.0 5.8 17.5 7
                   
Race or ethnic origin:                  
White, non-Hispanic 0.0 8.2 11.1 22.6 14.9 15.1 5.9 22.3 8
Black, non-Hispanic 0.0 3.9 .5 25.7 25.1 .6 6.2 18.0 7
Hispanic 0.0 8.7 11.8 18.8 24.4 7.7 3.1 25.4 7
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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