Table 11.

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, 2004
Minnesota--private industry
Percent of cases involving
Characteristic

Total
cases

1 day

3 to 5
days

2 days

Total [24,000 cases]...............................................................................................................
100.0
19.0

6 to 10
days

11 to 20
days

21 to 30
days

31 days
or more

Median
days away
from work

12.5

18.8

14.8

11.3

6.3

17.3

5

18.3
20.5

12.9
11.9

20.6
15.5

14.0
16.1

11.6
10.5

6.0
6.9

16.6
18.5

5
6

-21.3
30.4
21.5
16.8
17.0
11.9
9.8

-14.7
10.6
15.4
12.9
11.7
7.5
14.6

-25.3
26.2
23.1
18.5
18.1
8.8
--

-32.0
10.6
10.5
14.2
16.4
17.7
9.8

-4.0
10.3
12.3
9.1
12.4
15.0
--

--4.2
5.3
7.1
5.5
5.8
41.5

--7.6
11.6
21.8
18.8
33.2
12.2

-3
4
4
7
6
14
22

Length of service with employer:
Less than 3 months...............................................................................................................
100.0
19.4
3 to 11 months...............................................................................................................
100.0
24.2
1 to 5 years...............................................................................................................
100.0
21.1
More than 5 years...............................................................................................................
100.0
14.4

18.2
15.5
13.6
8.4

22.3
23.9
18.6
15.7

16.9
10.9
13.1
17.6

13.2
10.9
11.1
11.1

1.7
3.6
8.3
6.9

8.3
11.1
14.0
25.9

4
4
5
9

18.9
25.8
22.7
16.0
-----

13.8
12.5
13.3
------

10.0
18.3
11.3
36.0
-----

6.6
2.5
6.0
8.0
-----

18.5
9.2
12.7
------

5
4
5
13
48
10
---

Sex:
Men...............................................................................................................
100.0
Women...............................................................................................................
100.0
Age:
14 to 15...............................................................................................................
-16 to 19...............................................................................................................
100.0
20 to 24 ...............................................................................................................
100.0
25 to 34 ...............................................................................................................
100.0
35 to 44 ...............................................................................................................
100.0
45 to 54 ...............................................................................................................
100.0
55 to 64 ...............................................................................................................
100.0
65 and over...............................................................................................................
100.0

Race or ethnic origin:
White only...............................................................................................................
100.0
19.6
12.5
Black only...............................................................................................................
100.0
17.5
14.2
Hispanic or Latino only...............................................................................................................
100.0
18.0
16.0
Asian only...............................................................................................................
100.0
16.0
-Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander only...............................................................................................................
100.0
--American Indian or Alaskan Native only...............................................................................................................
100.0
--Hispanic or Latino and other race...............................................................................................................
---Multi-race...............................................................................................................
----

1

Days-away-from-work cases include those that result in days away from work with or without job

transfer or restriction.
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.

Table 11. 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, 2003
Minnesota--private industry
Percent of cases involving
Characteristic

Total
cases

1 day

3 to 5
days

2 days

Total [25,550 cases]...............................................................................................................
100.0
20.0

6 to 10
days

11 to 20
days

21 to 30
days

31 days
or more

Median
days away
from work

13.0

19.7

12.3

12.1

6.6

16.4

5

19.3
21.3

13.1
12.6

19.9
19.5

11.9
12.8

10.5
14.8

8.4
3.3

16.9
15.6

5
5

-21.8
27.6
23.9
17.8
17.4
13.4
28.0

-15.4
18.8
11.7
14.7
9.5
10.4
16.0

-34.6
21.1
25.0
18.6
15.3
18.4
8.0

-11.5
12.6
9.8
11.0
15.3
15.9
--

--5.7
11.7
10.7
14.1
12.9
22.0

-7.7
2.7
4.5
11.5
6.1
5.5
6.0

-6.4
11.5
13.3
15.7
22.1
22.4
12.0

-3
3
4
5
8
8
3

Length of service with employer:
Less than 3 months...............................................................................................................
100.0
19.3
3 to 11 months...............................................................................................................
100.0
22.2
1 to 5 years...............................................................................................................
100.0
20.8
More than 5 years...............................................................................................................
100.0
18.0

12.6
13.2
13.8
12.0

26.0
23.4
20.4
14.8

11.0
10.0
13.8
12.0

10.2
12.0
11.2
13.7

7.9
3.0
4.2
11.2

13.0
15.8
15.8
18.5

5
4
5
7

18.9
23.4
17.0
22.6
-28.6
---

12.0
16.4
17.0
------

11.3
3.1
24.0
6.5
-----

7.5
6.3
3.0
------

17.1
10.9
11.0
--33.3
---

5
4
7
3
-4
---

Sex:
Men...............................................................................................................
100.0
Women...............................................................................................................
100.0
Age:
14 to 15...............................................................................................................
-16 to 19...............................................................................................................
100.0
20 to 24 ...............................................................................................................
100.0
25 to 34 ...............................................................................................................
100.0
35 to 44 ...............................................................................................................
100.0
45 to 54 ...............................................................................................................
100.0
55 to 64 ...............................................................................................................
100.0
65 and over...............................................................................................................
100.0

Race or ethnic origin:
White only...............................................................................................................
100.0
19.9
13.4
Black only...............................................................................................................
100.0
20.3
19.5
Hispanic or Latino only...............................................................................................................
100.0
18.0
9.0
Asian only...............................................................................................................
100.0
32.3
16.1
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander only...............................................................................................................
---American Indian or Alaskan Native only...............................................................................................................
100.0
9.5
28.6
Hispanic or Latino and other race...............................................................................................................
---Multi-race...............................................................................................................
---1
Days-away-from-work cases include those that result in days away from work with or without job
transfer or restriction.

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.

Table 11. 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, 2002
Minnesota--private industry
Percent of cases involving
Characteristic

Total [29,380 cases]

Total
cases

1 day

2 days

3 to 5
days

6 to 10
days

11 to 20
days

21 to 30
days

31 days
or more

Median
days away
from work

100.0

17.5

12.4

21.1

14.5

12.3

6.9

15.3

5

Sex:
Men
Women

100.0
100.0

16.8
19.0

11.4
14.3

20.9
21.5

15.2
13.4

12.3
12.2

6.6
7.4

16.8
12.3

6
5

Age:
14 to 15
16 to 19
20 to 24
25 to 34
35 to 44
45 to 54
55 to 64
65 and over

-100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

-20.7
17.8
19.3
18.4
16.0
12.1
17.7

-14.0
19.6
13.3
12.6
9.6
7.5
8.5

-19.2
26.8
24.2
20.2
19.3
16.1
15.6

-28.6
16.6
14.1
14.3
13.7
10.2
13.7

-11.3
5.9
10.2
13.3
14.3
18.6
9.7

-3.7
4.0
7.5
5.6
7.9
9.7
16.1

-2.4
9.3
11.4
15.6
19.3
25.8
18.7

-4
4
4
5
7
13
9

Occupation:
Managerial and professional specialty
Technical, sales, and administrative support
Service
Farming, forestry, and fishing
Precision production, craft, and repair
Operators, fabricators, and laborers

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

15.9
20.9
16.6
18.8
14.1
18.3

8.1
16.5
14.6
16.1
9.6
11.8

27.1
19.3
28.1
19.9
20.4
18.6

13.9
12.0
13.7
14.6
15.5
15.5

18.1
10.9
10.1
18.9
12.7
12.2

7.5
8.5
6.8
4.7
8.4
5.6

9.4
11.9
10.0
6.9
19.3
18.1

5
4
5
4
7
6

Length of service with employer:
Less than 3 months
3 to 11 months
1 to 5 years
More than 5 years

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

22.2
16.3
16.6
17.9

16.4
13.6
11.9
10.9

21.8
19.9
23.0
19.8

11.3
16.7
15.1
13.5

11.6
8.4
12.2
15.1

3.5
7.8
6.9
7.3

13.3
17.2
14.3
15.5

4
6
5
6

Race or ethnic origin:
White, non-Hispanic
Black, non-Hispanic
Hispanic
Asian or Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaskan Native
Multi-race

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

18.8
15.9
14.4
15.2
18.1
--

11.7
6.4
19.8
13.8
17.8
37.4

20.0
23.3
27.0
26.5
11.7
48.4

15.4
15.6
12.5
10.8
14.4
--

11.5
25.3
9.7
18.5
5.4
--

7.1
3.1
7.0
0.9
16.4
14.2

15.5
10.4
9.7
14.3
16.2
--

5
8
3
4
6
4

1
Days-away-from-work cases include those which result in days away from work with or without
job transfer or restriction.

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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