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Female Workforce Representation and Nonfatal Occupational Injuries and Illnesses, by Occupational Sector, 2008

Female Workforce Representation and Nonfatal Occupational Injuries and Illnesses, by Occupational Sector, 2008
Occupational Sector Percent of Workers
% of Workforce Represented % of Nonfatal Occupational Injuries

*Workforce representation statistics are from the U.S. Census Bureau; nonfatal occupational injury statistics are from the U.S. Department of Labor.

Source II.1, II.15: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey; U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics*

Sales and Office 63.2 60.9
Service 56.8 62.0
Management, Professional, and Related 51.7 68.2
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving 22.4 18.9
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry 19.5 16.6
Construction, Extraction, and Maintenance 3.1 2.4

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