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Workers' compensation

Occupation and industry of indemnity claimants, injury-years 1990-2008 [1]

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A1. Distribution of indemnity claimants by industry [1] -- Industry based on Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) system, 1990-2002


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Injury year
Agriculture
Mining
Construction
Manufacturing
Transportation
[2]
1990 1.7% 0.9% 10.8% 27.8% 7.6%
1991 1.6% 0.7% 10.0% 25.0% 7.7%
1992 1.6% 0.8% 9.2% 24.5% 7.5%
1993 1.4% 0.6% 9.0% 23.9% 8.1%
1994 1.5% 0.6% 9.5% 23.3% 8.4%
1995 1.5% 0.6% 9.6% 24.3% 8.4%
1996 1.5% 0.6% 10.4% 23.2% 9.4%
1997 1.7% 0.7% 11.3% 23.3% 9.3%
1998 1.7% 0.8% 12.0% 21.9% 9.5%
1999 1.8% 0.8% 12.8% 21.7% 9.7%
2000 1.5% 0.7% 13.1% 21.3% 10.1%
2001 1.7% 0.6% 13.8% 19.7% 9.8%
2002 1.8% 0.5% 12.7% 19.1% 10.6%


Injury year
Wholesale
Retail
F.I.R.E. [3]
Services
Public
administration
1990 6.3% 13.9% 2.0% 26.0% 3.1%
1991 6.9% 14.5% 2.2% 27.0% 4.3%
1992 6.4% 14.3% 2.4% 29.0% 4.3%
1993 6.6% 13.8% 2.3% 29.7% 4.6%
1994 6.6% 13.9% 2.1% 29.9% 4.2%
1995 6.8% 13.9% 2.1% 29.2% 3.6%
1996 6.9% 14.0% 2.1% 28.8% 3.1%
1997 7.0% 12.9% 1.8% 28.6% 3.4%
1998 7.1% 13.2% 1.9% 28.2% 3.6%
1999 7.6% 12.9% 1.8% 27.6% 3.2%
2000 7.4% 13.0% 1.6% 28.2% 3.2%
2001 7.5% 12.9% 1.9% 28.7% 3.4%
2002 8.1% 13.3% 1.9% 28.4% 3.5%

 

 

A2. Distribution of indemnity claimants by industry [1] -- Industry based on North American Classification System (NAICS), 2003-2008


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Injury year
Natural
resources
and mining
Construction
Manufacturing
Trade,
transportation
and utilities
Information
Financial
activities
2003 1.5% 13.4% 17.7% 25.8% 1.5% 2.1%
2004 1.5% 13.1% 18.5% 24.3% 1.5% 2.3%
2005 1.7% 13.4% 17.9% 25.7% 1.4% 2.1%
2006 1.6% 13.1% 18.3% 24.9% 1.4% 1.8%
2007 1.6% 12.0% 17.3% 25.1% 1.3% 1.8%
2008 1.8% 11.2% 16.3% 24.6% 1.4% 2.1%


Injury year
Professional
and
business
services
Education
and health
services
Leisure and
hospitality
Other
services
Public
administration
2003 7.0% 19.5% 5.2% 2.6% 3.8%
2004 7.5% 19.9% 5.1% 2.7% 3.7%
2005 7.8% 19.2% 4.9% 2.4% 3.5%
2006 7.9% 19.9% 5.2% 2.5% 3.6%
2007 8.5% 20.7% 5.3% 2.6% 3.6%
2008 8.5% 21.8% 5.6% 2.8% 3.8%

 

1. Claims data is from the Department of Labor and Industry claims database. Percentages are based on cases with known values.

2. Includes communication and public utilities.

3. Finance, insurance and real estate.

B1. Distribution of indemnity claimants by occupation [4] -- Occupation based on 1990 U.S. Census Occupational Classification System, 1992-2002


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Injury year
Professional
[5]
Sales
Clerical
Service
Agricultural
1992 7.6% 4.4% 6.7% 22.3% 1.7%
1993 7.4% 4.4% 6.2% 22.5% 1.7%
1994 7.3% 4.2% 6.0% 21.1% 1.7%
1995 7.8% 5.0% 6.2% 19.5% 1.7%
1996 7.6% 5.3% 6.0% 18.7% 1.8%
1997 8.3% 4.6% 5.9% 17.6% 1.8%
1998 9.4% 3.8% 5.6% 17.6% 1.7%
1999 8.6% 3.8% 6.1% 17.5% 1.6%
2000 8.1% 4.2% 6.5% 18.0% 1.5%
2001 8.7% 4.1% 6.7% 18.3% 1.8%
2002 8.5% 4.0% 6.1% 20.2% 2.1%


Injury year
Crafts
Operators
Transportation
Laborers
Other --
nec. [6]
1992 15.9% 12.9% 8.7% 16.2% 3.6%
1993 17.0% 13.1% 9.4% 15.1% 3.2%
1994 16.3% 13.3% 9.8% 16.3% 3.9%
1995 15.6% 14.0% 9.1% 15.8% 5.2%
1996 16.6% 14.0% 10.1% 15.5% 4.3%
1997 17.2% 14.0% 10.0% 15.4% 5.0%
1998 17.4% 13.9% 9.5% 15.3% 5.9%
1999 17.8% 14.0% 10.3% 17.1% 3.1%
2000 19.0% 14.6% 10.3% 16.6% 1.2%
2001 18.9% 13.0% 10.5% 16.1% 1.8%
2002 19.5% 12.7% 10.7% 14.9% 1.3%

 

B2. Distribution of indemnity claimants by occupation [4] -- Occupation based on 2000 Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) system, 2003-2008)


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Injury year
Management,
business,
financial
Professional
Service
Sales
Office and
admin.
support
Farm,
fish,
forest
2003 2.8% 8.2% 19.6% 4.1% 5.8% 0.8%
2004 2.4% 8.2% 20.5% 4.0% 5.2% 0.9%
2005 2.3% 7.9% 20.0% 3.9% 5.6% 1.1%
2006 2.3% 7.7% 20.8% 4.2% 6.5% 1.1%
2007 2.4% 8.3% 21.8% 4.3% 6.2% 1.1%
2008 2.3% 8.8% 23.0% 4.2% 6.1% 1.2%


Injury year
Constr. and
extract
Install.,
maintenance,
repair
Production
Transport.
and material
moving
2003 12.6% 10.3% 14.9% 20.8%
2004 12.3% 9.1% 17.1% 20.2%
2005 12.8% 9.1% 16.8% 20.4%
2006 12.6% 8.8% 17.0% 19.1%
2007 11.4% 8.8% 16.8% 19.1%
2008 10.3% 9.2% 15.8% 19.1%

 

4. Claims data is from the Department of Labor and Industry claims database. Percentages are based on cases with known values.

5. Includes managers and technicians.

6. Nec.:  not elsewhere classified.

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