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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, 2000

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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 [2,217 cases] 0.0 .2 6.6 12.0 13.7 20.5 11.5 25.5 13
                   
Sex:                  
Men 0.0 7.0 3.6 11.8 16.3 22.4 11.1 27.9 14
Women 0.0 13.6 9.9 12.3 .9 18.4 12.0 22.9 13
                   
Age:                  
14 to 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 to 19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
20 to 24 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
25 to 34 0.0 7.8 8.3 12.8 12.2 15.9 11.4 31.5 19
35 to 44 0.0 6.6 2.7 11.4 16.1 23.4 15.5 24.4 15
45 to 54 0.0 13.3 12.5 .8 12.4 24.1 6.9 20.0 11
55 to 64 0.0 23.4 -- 18.1 11.6 9.5 7.9 29.6 8
65 and over 0.0 64.0 17.0 7.1 -- 11.9 -- -- 1
                   
Occupation:                  
Managerial and professional specialty 0.0 21.8 .0 18.0 12.3 18.2 5.0 14.8 6
Technical, sales, and administrative support 0.0 16.3 5.6 7.5 9.9 24.5 13.0 23.1 14
Service 0.0 7.6 6.3 11.2 12.9 21.0 13.1 28.0 15
Farming, forestry, and fishing -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Precision production, craft, and repair 0.0 3.7 4.2 13.1 16.4 19.6 .5 32.7 11
Operators, fabricators, and laborers 0.0 3.7 3.5 3.5 78.7 3.5 -- 7.1 6
                   
Length of service with employer:                  
Less than 3 months 0.0 45.1 4.0 4.0 -- 17.8 17.8 11.3 3
3 to 11 months 0.0 24.9 -- 21.4 11.4 29.3 -- 12.9 7
1 to 5 years 0.0 13.4 13.8 12.5 16.4 7.9 23.3 12.8 9
More than 5 years 0.0 8.6 4.9 11.9 13.7 23.4 8.8 28.7 14
                   
Race or ethnic origin:                  
White, non-Hispanic 0.0 12.3 5.7 12.3 .6 27.4 11.5 20.1 12
Black, non-Hispanic 0.0 8.1 26.2 9.6 4.9 36.9 2.6 11.7 13
Hispanic 0.0 5.8 1.2 15.8 34.4 29.8 5.4 7.7 9
Asian or Pacific Islander 0.0 -- -- 18.5 81.5 -- -- -- 9
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.

2000 Tables Index | Safety and Health Statistics

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