Nonfatal Occupational Injuries and Illnesses, by Occupational Sector and Sex, 2006

Nonfatal Occupational Injuries and Illnesses, by Occupational Sector and Sex, 2006
Occupational Sector Percent of Workers
Female Male
Sales and Office 59.1% 40.9%
Service 61.9% 38.1%
Management, Professional and Related 66.7% 33.3%
Production, Transportation and Material Moving 18.8% 81.2%
Farming, Fishing and Forestry 20.7% 79.3%
Construction, Extraction and Maintenance 2.5% 97.5%

Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics. Case and Demographic Characteristics for Work-related Injuries and Illnesses Involving Days Away From Work, Supplemental Tables, 2006. [Table 1b] http://bls.gov/iif/oshcdnew.htm, accessed 01/28/08.

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