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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 - private industry
 
Characteristic Private industry 2 Goods producing Service producing
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing 2 Mining 3 Construction Manufactur- ing Transpor- tation and public utilities 3 Wholesale trade Retail trade Finance, insurance, and real estate Services
                     
Total 25,607 489 27 2,443 5,357 2,834 2,012 4,183 717 7,546
                     
Sex:                    
Men 15,952 392 26 2,397 3,961 2,322 1,599 2,639 307 2,309
Women 9,548 97 -- 46 1,395 426 413 1,543 4 5,216
                     
Age:                    
14 to 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 to 19 625 15 -- 36 36 -- -- 351 -- 126
20 to 24 2,611 96 -- 269 311 394 146 761 51 583
25 to 34 5,689 156 8 651 1,004 641 448 694 162 1,926
35 to 44 8,393 151 11 853 1,861 782 634 1,097 208 2,796
45 to 54 5,220 55 5 432 1,433 654 464 729 175 1,273
55 to 64 2,346 14 -- 186 630 232 1 387 99 688
65 and over 421 -- -- 12 58 53 -- 6 23 136
                     
Occupation:                    
Managerial and professional specialty 1,331 -- -- -- 118 13 -- 170 48 938
Technical, sales, and administrative support 4,955 14 -- 29 552 286 354 1,451 427 1,842
Service 4,598 -- -- 11 51 18 -- 979 23 3,504
Farming, forestry, and fishing 598 399 -- -- -- -- -- 59 59 71
Precision production, craft, and repair 4,601 -- 5 1,765 929 553 112 406 139 684
Operators, fabricators, and laborers 9,445 65 18 618 3,700 1,964 1,460 1,118 18 486
                     
Length of service with employer:                    
Less than 3 months 2,262 0 -- 363 390 98 295 529 93 390
3 to 11 months 3,709 115 5 531 706 319 233 741 53 1,006
1 to 5 years 290 112 12 992 1,719 959 854 1,505 292 3,846
More than 5 years 7,201 98 5 461 2,034 930 527 1,007 213 1,927
Not reported 2,145 65 -- 98 508 528 3 400 67 376
                     
Race or ethnic origin:                    
White, non-Hispanic 13,304 171 -- 1,816 2,792 1,168 1,279 1,517 399 4,162
Black, non-Hispanic 2,098 25 -- 0 511 242 0 195 27 897
Hispanic 2,409 211 -- 182 606 130 176 218 49 837
Asian or Pacific Islander 275 -- -- 19 8 -- -- -- -- 84
American Indian or Alaskan Native 53 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Not reported 7,467 82 27 325 1,336 1,275 448 2,201 235 1,538
                     

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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Last Updated: October 24, 2016


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