Table 18b.

Percent distribution of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses involving days away from work 1 by major industry sector and number of days away from work, 2004
Minnesota--private industry
Percent of cases involving
Industry sector

Total
cases

1 day

3 to 5
days

2 days

6 to 10
days

11 to 20
days

21 to 30
days

Private industry 2 [24,000 cases]................................................................................................................
100.0
19.0

12.5

18.8

14.8

11.3

Goods producing 2................................................................................................................
100.0
20.0

11.4

23.2

11.6

--

15.0

10.0

Natural resources and mining 2,3................................................................................................................
100.0
20.0
Construction................................................................................................................
100.0

31 days
or more

Median
days away
from work

6.3

17.3

5

12.8

5.6

15.5

5

10.0

10.0

35.0

12

20.1

8.7

24.6

10.7

14.2

5.9

15.6

5

Manufacturing................................................................................................................
100.0
20.0

13.0

23.0

12.0

12.1

5.3

14.8

5

Service providing................................................................................................................
100.0
18.5

13.1

16.3

16.6

10.4

6.7

18.3

6

Trade, transportation, and utilities 4................................................................................................................
100.0
16.4
13.3

16.7

16.4

9.5

8.0

19.6

6

Information................................................................................................................
100.0

12.5

9.4

25.0

15.6

25.0

6.3

12.5

7

Financial activities................................................................................................................
100.0
14.3

16.3

20.4

10.2

6.1

8.2

22.4

5

Professional and business services................................................................................................................
100.0
21.9
10.3

15.5

7.1

20.0

--

22.6

7

Education and health services................................................................................................................
100.0
22.5

14.9

15.2

18.4

9.2

6.9

12.9

5

Leisure and hospitality................................................................................................................
100.0
14.3

11.7

14.9

20.8

7.1

5.8

26.0

9

16.9

25.4

10.2

--

13.6

7

Other services, except public administration................................................................................................................
100.0
20.3
8.5

1

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

job transfer or restriction.
2

Excludes farms with fewer than 11 employees.

3

Data for mining (Sector 21 in the North American Industry Classification System -- United States, 2002)

include establishments not governed by the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) rules
and reporting, such as those in oil and gas extraction and related support activities. Data for mining

and Health Administration made toits recordkeeping requirements effective January 1, 2002: therefore
estimates for these industries are not comparable to estimates in other industries.
4

Data for employers in rail transportation are provided to BLS by the Federal Railroad

Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation.
NOTE: Dashes indicate data that are not available. Because of rounding and data exclusion
of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

operators in coal, metal, and nonmetal mining are provided to BLS by the Mine Safety and Health
Administration, U.S. Department of Labor. Independent mining contractors are excluded from the
coal, metal, and nonmetal mining industries. These data do not reflect the changes the Occupational Safety

SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U. S. Department of Labor, Survey of Occupational
Injuries and Illnesses in cooperation with participating State agencies.

Table 18b. Percent distribution of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses involving days away from work 1 by major industry sector and number of days away from work, 2003
Minnesota--private industry
Percent of cases involving
Industry sector

Total
cases

1 day

3 to 5
days

2 days

6 to 10
days

11 to 20
days

21 to 30
days

Private industry 2 [25,550 cases]................................................................................................................
100.0
20.0

13.0

19.7

12.3

12.1

Goods producing 2................................................................................................................
100.0
16.8

11.8

17.5

13.5

13.3

16.7

6.7

10.5

9.1

15.7

Manufacturing................................................................................................................
100.0
19.9

13.1

Service providing................................................................................................................
100.0
21.6

Natural resources and mining 2,3................................................................................................................
100.0
23.3
Construction................................................................................................................
100.0

Median
days away
from work

31 days
or more

6.6

16.4

5

13.1

5.9

21.5

7

13.3

10.0

20.0

5

10.8

12.5

9.1

31.7

12

18.6

15.2

13.4

4.0

16.1

5

13.6

20.8

11.6

11.5

6.9

13.9

5

Trade, transportation, and utilities 4................................................................................................................
100.0
18.1
13.1

20.9

12.7

15.0

5.3

15.0

5

Information................................................................................................................
100.0

19.4

5.6

19.4

11.1

13.9

5.6

25.0

7

Financial activities................................................................................................................
100.0
18.6

28.6

14.3

11.4

12.9

2.9

12.9

3

Professional and business services................................................................................................................
100.0
22.0
15.3

19.9

6.4

5.9

19.1

11.4

5

Education and health services................................................................................................................
100.0
27.0

13.0

20.5

10.8

8.9

4.7

15.2

3

Leisure and hospitality................................................................................................................
100.0
20.4

12.4

30.1

15.9

14.2

--

5.3

3

18.2

22.7

9.1

9.1

15.9

6

Other services, except public administration................................................................................................................
100.0
22.7
4.5

1
Days-away-from-work cases include those that result in days away from work with or without
job transfer or restriction.
2
Excludes farms with fewer than 11 employees.
3
Data for mining (Sector 21 in the North American Industry Classification System -- United States, 2002)
include establishments not governed by the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) rules
and reporting, such as those in oil and gas extraction and related support activities. Data for mining
operators in coal, metal, and nonmetal mining are provided to BLS by the Mine Safety and Health
Administration, U.S. Department of Labor. Independent mining contractors are excluded from the
coal, metal, and nonmetal mining industries. These data do not reflect the changes the Occupational Safety
and Health Administration made toits recordkeeping requirements effective January 1, 2002: therefore
estimates for these industries are not comparable to estimates in other industries.

4
Data for employers in rail transportation are provided to BLS by the Federal Railroad
Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation. These data do not reflect the changes the
Occupational Safety and Health Administration made to its recordkeeping requirements effective
January 1, 2002: therefore estimates for these industries are not comparable to estimates in other
industries.
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 18b. Percent distribution of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses involving days away from work 1 by industry division and number of days away from work, 2002
Minnesota--private industry
Percent of cases involving
Characteristic

Private industry

2

Total
cases

[29,380 cases]

1 day

3 to 5
days

2 days

6 to 10
days

11 to 20
days

100.0

17.5

12.4

21.1

14.5

12.3

21 to 30
days

Median
days away
from work

31 days
or more

6.9

15.3

5

Goods producing:
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing

100.0

19.3

10.6

22.1

11.9

22.1

--

14.0

5

Mining 3

100.0

5.8

6.7

12.5

5.8

5.8

10.6

52.9

33

Construction

100.0

13.0

9.9

15.7

20.1

9.3

6.7

25.3

8

Manufacturing

100.0

21.5

14.0

20.0

13.2

11.3

6.4

13.6

4

Durable goods

100.0

21.9

16.4

20.3

13.7

8.8

7.4

11.4

4

Nondurable goods

100.0

20.8

10.6

19.7

12.3

14.8

5.0

16.8

5

2

Service producing:
Transportation and public utilities

100.0

13.2

8.6

21.6

14.4

8.8

6.2

27.3

7

Wholesale trade

100.0

16.3

8.4

19.3

13.0

21.7

6.8

14.5

7

Retail trade

100.0

14.4

12.1

22.6

18.1

10.7

9.4

12.6

6

Finance, insurance, and real estate

100.0

7.3

28.7

13.2

10.5

24.4

8.4

7.5

7

Services

100.0

20.2

13.8

24.8

12.6

12.1

6.7

9.7

4

4

1
Days-away-from-work cases include those which result in days away from work with or without
job transfer or restriction.
2
Excludes farms with fewer than 11 employees.
3
Data for Mining (Division B in the Standard Industrial Classification Manual, 1987 edition) include
establishments not governed by the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) rules and reporting,
such as those in Oil and Gas Extraction. Data for mining operators in coal, metal, and nonmetal mining
are provided to BLS by the Mine Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor.
Independent mining contractors are excluded from the coal, metal, and nonmetal mining industries.
These data do not reflect the changes OSHA made to its recordkeeping requirements effective
January 1, 2002: therefore estimates for these industries are not comparable with estimates for other
industries.

4
Data for employers in railroad transportation are provided to BLS by the Federal Railroad
Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation. These data do not reflect the changes OSHA made
to its recordkeeping requirements effective January 1, 2002: therefore estimates for these industries are
not comparable with estimates for other industries.

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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