Table 2a.

Number of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses involving days away from work

1

by major occupational group and major industry sector, 2004

Minnesota--private industry
Goods producing 2
Occupation

Private
industry 2

Natural
Total
resources
goods
and mining
producing 2
2,3

Total…………………………………………………………………………………………
24,000
8,780

Construction

2,890

Manufacturing

Total
service
providing

Trade,
transportation, and
utilities 4

Information

Financial
activities

Professional and
business
services

Education
Leisure and
and health
hospitality
services

Other
services

5,690

15,220

6,390

320

490

1,550

4,350

1,540

590

Management occupations................................................................................................................
380
100
--70
Business and financial operations occupations................................................................................................................
60
----Computer and mathematical occupations................................................................................................................
50
----Architecture and engineering occupations................................................................................................................
50
20
--20
Life, physical, and social science occupations................................................................................................................
20
----Community and social services occupations................................................................................................................
120
----Legal occupations................................................................................................................
-----Education, training, and library occupations................................................................................................................
80
----Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
and media occupations................................................................................................................
180
----Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations................................................................................................................
1,530
----Healthcare support occupations................................................................................................................
1,860
----Protective service occupations................................................................................................................
90
----Food preparation and serving related occupations................................................................................................................
930
30
--30
Building and grounds cleaning
and maintenance occupations................................................................................................................
1,310
70
--70
Personal care and service occupations................................................................................................................
260
----Sales and related occupations................................................................................................................
1,120
----Office and administrative support occupations................................................................................................................
1,450
350
--350
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations................................................................................................................
100
100
100
--Construction and extraction occupations................................................................................................................
3,120
2,880
20
2,740
120
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations................................................................................................................
1,750
400
30
-330
Production occupations................................................................................................................
4,400
3,760
20
-3,740
Transportation and material moving occupations................................................................................................................
4,890
1,020
20
80
920

280
50
40
-20
120
-80

80
--------

30
--------

30
30
-------

---------

60
----100
-50

---------

---------

170
1,530
1,860
90
900

----110

30
-----

------

------

-1,480
1,850
-90

100
---670

------

1,240
260
1,110
1,100
-240
1,350
630
3,870

190
120
1,000
600
-170
840
310
2,880

50
-20
60
---70
30

60
-40
120
-30
100
-60

320
--160
---150
360

330
60
-110
--70
-90

250
-------370

------230
70
80

1

200

Service providing

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

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.

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 to its recordkeeping

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

Table 2a. Number of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses involving days away from work 1 by major occupational group and major industry sector, 2003
(in hundreds)
Minnesota--private industry
Goods producing 2
Occupation

Private
industry 2

Natural
Total
resources
goods
and mining
producing 2
2,3

Total…………………………………………………………………………………………
255.5
84.6

3.0

Construction

28.7

Service providing

Manufacturing

Total
service
providing

Trade,
transportation, and
utilities 4

Information

Financial
activities

Professional and
business
services

Education
Leisure and
and health
hospitality
services

Other
services

52.8

170.9

70.2

3.6

7.0

23.6

50.8

11.3

4.4

Management occupations................................................................................................................
5.1
1.9
0.2
-1.6
Business and financial operations occupations................................................................................................................
2.6
0.3
--0.3
Computer and mathematical occupations................................................................................................................
1.4
0.2
--0.2
Architecture and engineering occupations................................................................................................................
1.1
0.7
--0.6
Life, physical, and social science occupations................................................................................................................
0.8
0.3
--0.3
Community and social services occupations................................................................................................................
2.9
----Legal occupations................................................................................................................
-----Education, training, and library occupations................................................................................................................
0.8
----Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
and media occupations................................................................................................................
1.6
0.2
---Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations................................................................................................................
13.0
----Healthcare support occupations................................................................................................................
20.7
----Protective service occupations................................................................................................................
0.4
----Food preparation and serving related occupations................................................................................................................
8.6
----Building and grounds cleaning
and maintenance occupations................................................................................................................
14.5
0.7
--0.6
Personal care and service occupations................................................................................................................
4.0
----Sales and related occupations................................................................................................................
12.6
0.2
---Office and administrative support occupations................................................................................................................
21.3
3.1
-0.5
2.6
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations................................................................................................................
1.4
1.4
1.4
--Construction and extraction occupations................................................................................................................
29.9
26.7
-26.0
0.6
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations................................................................................................................
17.1
3.9
0.3
0.8
2.8
Production occupations................................................................................................................
46.4
34.8
0.3
-34.4
Transportation and material moving occupations................................................................................................................
48.3
9.9
0.7
0.8
8.5

3.1
2.3
1.2
0.4
0.5
2.9
-0.8

0.7
0.6
0.9
0.2
-----

---------

0.6
0.5
-------

---------

1.2
0.9
---2.8
-0.6

---------

---------

1.3
13.0
20.7
0.4
8.5

-0.6
--1.2

0.2
-----

------

------

-12.3
19.9
-1.2

1.0
---6.1

------

13.8
4.0
12.5
18.2
-3.1
13.2
11.7
38.4

1.5
2.1
11.4
9.2
-1.5
8.1
3.0
28.9

--0.3
0.9
--1.1
0.5
0.5

2.2
-0.5
1.7
-0.2
0.4
-0.5

3.5
--3.3
--1.6
6.3
4.6

3.9
0.2
-2.8
--0.5
1.6
2.7

2.5
0.6
--------

------1.3
-1.1

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 to its 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.

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