Table 8.

Incidence rates 1 of nonfatal occupational illnesses by selected industries and category of illness, 2004
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 1

Industry 2

NAICS
code 3

Total cases

All industries including
State and local government 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
........................................

Skin
disorders

36.2

Private industry 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .33.9
.......
Goods producing4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70.4
......

Respiratory
conditions

Mining6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .21
.....

( 9)

Mining (except oil and gas)7 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .212
. . . . . . . . . (. 9. ). . . . . . . .

0.1

5.7

23.9

3.5

2.0

0.1

5.3

22.8

6.0

1.9

17.4

44.9

( 9)

( 9)

22.7

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

33.1

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

16.5

Manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 89.3
.
89.3

Food manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .311
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 130.1
( 9)
Wood product manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .321
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 113.9
.......
( 9)
Paper manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .322
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 94.9
( 9)
Printing and related support activities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 323
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .66.3
............
Chemical manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 325
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .39.6
..
( 9)
See footnotes at end of table.

Page 1

66.0

2.7

2.1

--

( 9)

11.2

2.7

2.1

--

( 9)

11.2

--

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

Construction of buildings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .236
. . . . . . . . . .( .9 ). . . . . .
( 9)
Heavy and civil engineering construction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .237
. . . . . . . . . (. 9.). . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9.). . .
Specialty trade contractors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 238
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .25.0
....
3.2

Manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31-33
..............

( 9)

( 9)

Construction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16.5
Construction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23
..........

All other illnesses

2.6

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 55.5
. . . . . . . . . . (. .9 ). . . . . . . . .

95.9

Hearing loss

3.8

Natural resources and mining4,5 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38.5
. . . . . . . . . . (. 9.). . .

Crop production4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 111
. . . . . . . . . .(.9 )
Animal production4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .112
............

Poisonings

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)
3.3

( 9)
( 9)
17.8

7.1

1.8

( 9)

23.6

56.8

7.1

1.8

( 9)

23.6

56.8

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

30.7
45.2
21.9

95.5
63.2
66.5
41.5
31.3

21.4

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

Table 8. Incidence rates

1

of nonfatal occupational illnesses by selected industries and category of illness, 2004 -- Continued
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 1

Industry 2

NAICS
code 3

Total cases

Skin
disorders

Respiratory
conditions

Poisonings

Plastics and rubber products manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .326
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .56.3
. . . . . . . . . .( .9 ). . . . . .
( 9)
Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .327
. . . . . . . . . (. 9.). . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9.). . . . .
( 9)
Fabricated metal product manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .332
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43.4
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5.7
( 9)
Machinery manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .333
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 93.0
...
8.0
( 9)
Computer and electronic product manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .334
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20.8
. . . . . . . . . . (. 9. ). . . . . . . . .
( 9)
Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 335
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .84.0
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21.7
. . . . . . . . . . (. 9.). . . . . .
Transportation equipment manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 336
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .382.3
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .19.2
( 9)
Furniture and related product manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .337
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 77.8
. . . . . . . . . . (. 9. ). . . . . .
( 9)
Miscellaneous manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 339
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .94.7
......
13.4
( 9)
Service providing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .20.6
.....

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

Hearing loss

All other illnesses

39.8
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

19.1
32.8

28.7
31.9
17.5

18.4
51.1
16.2
59.6
326.2
45.1
62.8

( 9)
( 9)

2.7

2.1

( 9)

0.9

14.8

Trade, transportation, and utilities8 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .17.0
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .2.2
.

3.1

( 9)

0.9

10.6

Wholesale trade . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 11.4

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

7.7

Merchant wholesalers, durable goods . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .423
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14.6
. . . . . . . . . . (. .9 ).
( 9)
Merchant wholesalers, nondurable goods . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .424
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12.0
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5.3
( 9)
Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .425
. . . . . . . . . (. 9. ). . . . . . . . . . . . . (. .9 ). . . . . . . . . . . . . .( 9 )

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

10.6
7.0

Retail trade . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .44-45
...........

14.2

2.3

( 9)

( 9)

4.5

( 9)

Motor vehicle and parts dealers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .441
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6.5
. . . . . . . ( 9)
( 9)
Furniture and home furnishings stores . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 442
. . . . . . . . . .(. 9.) . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9.).
( 9)
Electronics and appliance stores . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .443
. . . . . . . . . (. .9 ). . . . . . . . . . . . ( 9 )
( 9)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .444
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .--. . . . . . . .( .9 ). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .12.9
.
Food and beverage stores . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .445
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7.6
...
( 9)
( 9)
Health and personal care stores . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 446
. . . . . . . . . .( .9 .) . . . . . . . . . . . ( 9 )
( 9)
Gasoline stations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .447
. . . . . . . . . .( .9 )
( 9)
( 9)
Clothing and clothing accessories stores . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .448
. . . . . . . . . (. 9.). . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9.). . .
( 9)
Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 451
. . . . . . . . . .( .9 .) . . . . . . . . . . . . .(.9 .) . . . . . . . .
( 9)
General merchandise stores . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 452
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .56.3
.....
( 9)
16.7
Miscellaneous store retailers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .453
. . . . . . . . . .( .9 ). . . . . . . . .
( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

19.0

( 9)

( 9)

15.8

Transportation and warehousing 8 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .48-49
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25.4
. . . . . . . . . . (. 9. ). .
Air transportation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 481
...........
See footnotes at end of table.

Page 2

26.3

( 9)

3.0
( 9)

--

9.5
6.2
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
7.6
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
38.8
( 9)

Table 8. Incidence rates

1

of nonfatal occupational illnesses by selected industries and category of illness, 2004 -- Continued
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 1

Industry 2

NAICS
code 3

Total cases

Skin
disorders

Respiratory
conditions

Poisonings

Hearing loss

All other illnesses

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

( 9)

Rail transportation8 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .482
. . . . . . . . . (. 9.).
( 9)
Truck transportation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .484
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 21.1
( 9)
Transit and ground passenger transportation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 485
. . . . . . . . . .( .9 .) . . . . . . . . . . . . .(.9 .) . . . . . .
Support activities for transportation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .488
. . . . . . . . . .( .9 ). . . . . . . . . . . . . .( 9 )
Couriers and messengers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 492
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .75.0
...
( 9)
Utilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .22
.....
Utilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .221
...
Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 51
.........

13.9
-( 9)
73.8

78.8

44.1

( 9)

( 9)

19.9

( 9)

78.8

44.1

( 9)

( 9)

19.9

( 9)

44.3

2.9

7.4

( 9)

4.5

29.2

44.3

2.9

7.4

( 9)

4.5

29.2

16.5

( 9)
( 9)

10.1
( 9)

33.5
22.0

Publishing industries (except Internet) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .511
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 63.3
. . . . . . . . . . (. 9. ).
Telecommunications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 517
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28.6
( 9)
Financial activities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16.3
....

( 9)

( 9)

1.3

( 9)

( 9)

14.8

( 9)

1.4

( 9)

( 9)

17.2

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

1.6

15.9

Professional, scientific, and technical services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .9.2
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2.3
. . . . . . . . .( 9 )

( 9)

3.1

3.8

Management of companies and enterprises . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 55
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .57.1
. . . . . . . . . .(.9.) . . . . . . . . . .

( 9)

Finance and insurance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .52
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 18.9
.....

Real estate and rental and leasing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5.7
. . . . . . . . .(.9.) . .
Real estate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .531
......
7.6
Rental and leasing services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .532
. . . . . . . . . (. 9. ). . . . . . . .

( 9)
( 9)

Professional and business services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .19.8
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1.9
..

( 9)

Administrative and support and waste management and remediation services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .56
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3.0
. . . . . . . . . .( .9 ). . . . . . . . . . . . . .( .9 ). . . . . . . . . . . . . .( .9 ). . . . . . . . . .
Education and health services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35.2
..............
Educational services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .12.7
...

See footnotes at end of table.

Page 3

( 9)

5.2

2.7
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

55.0
( 9)
--

( 9)

26.4
6.6

Table 8. Incidence rates

1

of nonfatal occupational illnesses by selected industries and category of illness, 2004 -- Continued
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 1

Industry 2

NAICS
code 3

Total cases

Skin
disorders

Respiratory
conditions

Health care and social assistance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .62
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 37.4
..............

5.4

Poisonings

Hearing loss

All other illnesses

2.7

( 9)

--

28.4

5.2
3.5

2.3
--

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

17.2
19.9
-10.4

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

3.5

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

11.0

Performing arts, spectator sports, and related industries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 711
. . . . . . . . . .(. 9.) . . . . . . . . . . . . .(. 9.). . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9.)
Amusement, gambling, and recreation industries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 713
. . . . . . . . . .( .9 .) . . . . . . . . . . . . .( .9 .) . . . . . . . . .
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

3.3

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)

3.7

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

Ambulatory health care services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 621
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .26.5
. . . . . . . . ( 9)
Hospitals . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 622
.....
-Nursing and residential care facilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 623
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . -..........
Social assistance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .624
...........
13.0
( 9)

12.2
5.3

Leisure and hospitality . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .6.5
......

2.8

Arts, entertainment, and recreation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 71
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .14.3
. . . . . . . . . .(. 9.) . . .

Accommodation and food services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 72
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5.2
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2.9
Accommodation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .721
..........
15.8
( 9)
Food services and drinking places . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .722
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3.3
.........
Other services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5.6

Other services, except public administration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 81
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5.6
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3.7
.......
Repair and maintenance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 811
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .--

( 9)

State and local government . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52.4
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6.0
...
State government . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 88.4
........
Service providing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .68.3
.....

Page 4

15.8

( 9)

--

31.2

( 9)

4.4

( 9)

--

57.6

( 9)

4.7

( 9)

--

61.3

5.0

( 9)

--

96.2

( 9)

Health care and social assistance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .62
. . . . . . . . (. 9.). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

See footnotes at end of table.

2.3

6.8

Education and health services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 104.6
. . . . . . . . . . . (. .9 ). .
Educational services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61
. . . . . . . . . . . . .115.4
....

( 9)
( 9)

--

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

108.2
--

--

Table 8. Incidence rates

1

of nonfatal occupational illnesses by selected industries and category of illness, 2004 -- Continued
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 1

Industry 2

NAICS
code 3

Hospitals . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 622
.....

Total cases

Skin
disorders

Respiratory
conditions

Poisonings

Hearing loss

All other illnesses

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

Public administration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .22.2
......

Local government . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .41.7
........
Goods producing4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9. ). . . . . . . . .

7.3
( 9)

Service providing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .42.4
.....

( 9)
7.4

Trade, transportation, and utilities8 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .46.4
. . . . . . . . . .(.9 .) . . . . .
Transportation and warehousing 8 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .48-49
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40.1
. . . . . . . . . . (. 9. ). .
Education and health services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27.9
..............

7.6

( 9)
( 9)

7.7

17.1

3.7
( 9)

23.2
( 9)

( 9)

3.7

( 9)

( 9)

33.9

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

23.6
( 9)
( 9)

6.2

7.5

( 9)

( 9)

14.1

Educational services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .20.4
...

2.5

4.5

( 9)

( 9)

13.5

Educational services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 611
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20.4

2.5

4.5

( 9)

( 9)

13.5

Health care and social assistance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .62
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 60.4
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23.0

20.5

( 9)

( 9)

16.9

28.3

( 9)

( 9)

19.8

Hospitals . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 622
.....
See footnotes at end of table.

Page 5

77.8

29.7

Table 8. Incidence rates

1

of nonfatal occupational illnesses by selected industries and category of illness, 2004 -- Continued
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 1

Industry 2

NAICS
code 3

Total cases

Skin
disorders

Nursing and residential care facilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 623
. . . . . . . . . .(. 9.) . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9.)
Public administration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .68.0
......

1

Incidence rates represent the number of illnesses per 10,000 full-time workers and were

calculated as: (N/EH) x 20,000,000 where

Respiratory
conditions

Poisonings

Hearing loss

All other illnesses

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

9.0

10.7

( 9)

2.5

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.

N

= number of illnesses

EH

= total hours worked by all employees during the calendar year

Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor. Independent mining contractors are

20,000,000

= base for 10,000 equivalent full-time workers

excluded. These data do not reflect the changes the Occupational Safety and Health Administration

(working 40 hours per week, 50 weeks per year).

7

Data for mining operators in this industry are provided to BLS by the Mine Safety and

made to its recordkeeping requirements effective January 1, 2002; therefore estimates for these
industries are not comparable to estimates in other industries.

2

Totals include data for industries not shown separately.

3

North American Industry Classification System 2002 Edition

4

Excludes farms with fewer than 11 employees.

5

Incidence rate less than 0.05.

6

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

8

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

Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation.
9

Fewer than 15 cases.

NOTE: Because of rounding, components may not add to totals.
-- Indicates data not available.

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

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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Table 8. Incidence rates1 of nonfatal occupational illnesses by selected industries and category of illness, 2003
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 1

Industry 2

NAICS
code 3

Respiratory
conditions

Poisonings

3.5

1.9

1.0

29.9

Private industry 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .37.9
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3.7

1.6

1.0

31.6

Goods producing4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .83.2
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6.0

1.3

3.7

72.1

Total cases

All industries including
State and local government 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
........................................

36.4

Skin
disorders

Natural resources and mining4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54.6
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .32.9
.......

( 9)

( 9)

21.1

( 9)

( 9)

22.7

( 9)
37.8

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

-42.2

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .73.2
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .49.4
..............
Crop production4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .111
. . . . . . . . . . . . . -.....
Animal production4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 112
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .84.5
......
Mining6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21
..............

( 9)

Construction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6.8
........
Construction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .23
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 6.8
.....

Manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31-33
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .108.3
......

--

( 9)

5.2

( 9)

--

( 9)

5.2

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

9.2

Page 7

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
3.8

6.5

1.6

4.8

95.4

6.5

1.6

4.8

95.4

Food manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 311
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .125.1
.......
4.6
Wood product manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 321
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .163.5
..............
( 9)
Paper manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 322
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 59.3
........
( 9)
Printing and related support activities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .323
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 69.0
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .(.9.)
Chemical manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .325
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 52.9
...........
43.7
Plastics and rubber products manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 326
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61.5
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .( .9 ). . . . . .
Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .327
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .18.6
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9.). . . . .
See footnotes at end of table.

( 9)

( 9)

Construction of buildings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 236
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12.0
...........
( 9)
Heavy and civil engineering construction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .237
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .10.8
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9.). . .
Specialty trade contractors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .238
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .4.0
............
( 9)
Manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .108.3
.........

All other illnesses

5.3
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

115.4
158.5
50.3
67.0
( 9)
57.7
( 9)

Table 8. Incidence rates1 of nonfatal occupational illnesses by selected industries and category of illness, 2003 -- Continued
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 1

Industry 2

NAICS
code 3

Total cases

Skin
disorders

Respiratory
conditions

Primary metal manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 331
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .241.6
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34.5
( 9)
Fabricated metal product manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 332
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .37.3
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .( .9 ). . .
( 9)
Machinery manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .333
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .76.5
...........
10.5
( 9)
Computer and electronic product manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 334
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .84.4
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .4.6
..............
( 9)
Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .335
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .84.5
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9.). . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9.). . . . . .
Transportation equipment manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .336
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 620.9
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14.6
.........
( 9)
Furniture and related product manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .337
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .89.5
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9. ). . . . . .
( 9)
Miscellaneous manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .339
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .81.2
..............
( 9)
( 9)
Service providing8 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .22.4
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2.8

1.7

Trade, transportation, and utilities8 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20.1
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2.7
...........
Wholesale trade . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .42
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .19.3
.......

1.6

3.7

See footnotes at end of table.

Page 8

( 9)

207.1
34.5
63.3
49.9
83.1
599.3
89.5
76.6

0.1

17.8
16.6

1.4

( 9)

16.4

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

9.6
5.8
56.6

( 9)

8.1

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
13.9
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
23.6
( 9)
22.5

( 9)

( 9)

41.3

( 9)

( 9)

96.9

Motor vehicle and parts dealers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 441
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .5.8
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5.8
.
( 9)
Furniture and home furnishings stores . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .442
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .(. 9.) . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9.).
( 9)
Electronics and appliance stores . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 443
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. .9 ). . . . . . . . . . . . ( 9 )
( 9)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 444
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .17.5
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .( .9 ). . . . . . . . . . . . . .( .9 ). . . . .
Food and beverage stores . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 445
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9. ). . . . . . .
( 9)
( 9)
Health and personal care stores . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .446
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .( .9 .) . . . . . . . . . . . ( 9 )
( 9)
Gasoline stations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 447
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .( .9 )
( 9)
( 9)
Clothing and clothing accessories stores . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .448
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9.). . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9.). . .
( 9)
Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .451
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .( .9 .) . . . . . . . . . . . . .(.9 .) . . . . . . . .
( 9)
General merchandise stores . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .452
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 35.8
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10.2
( 9)
Miscellaneous store retailers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 453
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .( .9 ). . . . . . . . .
( 9)
( 9)
Nonstore retailers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .454
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .22.5
.....
( 9)
( 9)

Air transportation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .481
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 105.9
.....

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
28.9
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

Transportation and warehousing 8 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48-49
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .44.3
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9. ). .

All other illnesses

0.7

Merchant wholesalers, durable goods . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 423
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .13.1
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. .9 ).
( 9)
Merchant wholesalers, nondurable goods . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 424
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .9.2
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. .9 ). . . .
( 9)
Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 425
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .56.6
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. .9 ). . . . . . . . . . . . . .( 9 )
Retail trade . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .44-45
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .12.2
...

Poisonings

Table 8. Incidence rates1 of nonfatal occupational illnesses by selected industries and category of illness, 2003 -- Continued
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 1

Industry 2

NAICS
code 3

Total cases

Skin
disorders

Respiratory
conditions

Poisonings

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
29.0
( 9)
( 9)
45.8
36.5

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

34.7

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

34.7

4.0

( 9)

( 9)

25.0

4.0

( 9)

( 9)

25.0

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

42.4
( 9)
18.8

Rail transportation8 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .482
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9.).
( 9)
Truck transportation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 484
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .29.0
.......
( 9)
Transit and ground passenger transportation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .485
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .( .9 .) . . . . . . . . . . . . .(.9 .) . . . . . .
Support activities for transportation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 488
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .( .9 ). . . . . . . . . . . . . .( 9 )
Couriers and messengers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .492
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 47.0
............
( 9)
Warehousing and storage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .493
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 38.2
............
( 9)
Utilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .36.5
Utilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 221
...........

36.5

Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .30.6
......
Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .51
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 30.6
....

Publishing industries (except Internet) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 511
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .44.1
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9. ).
Motion picture and sound recording industries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .512
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .(.9.) . . . . . . . . . . . . .(.9.) . . . . . . .
Telecommunications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .517
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 36.3
........
12.1
Financial activities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .16.8
............
Finance and insurance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .18.8
.............

All other illnesses

( 9)

2.2

( 9)

13.8

( 9)

1.6

( 9)

16.2

Real estate and rental and leasing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .53
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 7.5
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .(.9.) . .

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

19.6

Professional, scientific, and technical services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .54
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .10.9
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9.). . . . . . . . . . . . . ( 9 )

( 9)

9.6

Management of companies and enterprises . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .55
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 45.2
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .(.9.) . . . . . . . . . .

( 9)

43.9

Real estate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 531
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .8.4
Rental and leasing services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 532
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9. ). . . . . . . .

( 9)
( 9)

Professional and business services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21.4
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1.5
............

( 9)

Administrative and support and waste management and remediation services . . . . . . 56
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .--. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .2.1
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .( .9 ). . . . . . . . . . . . . .( .9 ). . . . . . . . . . -Education and health services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .39.2
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .4.8
.......

See footnotes at end of table.

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5.0

( 9)

29.3

Table 8. Incidence rates1 of nonfatal occupational illnesses by selected industries and category of illness, 2003 -- Continued
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 1

Industry 2

NAICS
code 3

Skin
disorders

Respiratory
conditions

Poisonings

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

17.3

5.4

( 9)

30.7

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
30.3

( 9)
( 9)
( 9)
( 9)

30.2
59.1
5.4
25.7

( 9)

( 9)

4.0

( 9)

( 9)

--

Performing arts, spectator sports, and related industries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .711
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .(. 9.) . . . . . . . . . . . . .(. 9.). . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9.)
Amusement, gambling, and recreation industries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .713
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .( .9 .) . . . . . . . . . . . . .( .9 .) . . . . . . . . .
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

Total cases

Educational services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .61
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 22.7
............

Health care and social assistance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .62
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .41.0
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .4.9
.......
Ambulatory health care services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .621
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 33.1
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ( 9)
Hospitals . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .622
. . . . . . . . . . . . 69.1
8.2
Nursing and residential care facilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .623
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .13.2
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .7.8
.....
Social assistance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 624
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .58.8
.....
( 9)
Leisure and hospitality . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10.7
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5.3
.
Arts, entertainment, and recreation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .71
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 8.9
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .(. 9.) . . .

Accommodation and food services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .72
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 11.1
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5.5
........
Accommodation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 721
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .37.1
....
18.6
Food services and drinking places . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .722
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .6.4
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3.2
...
Other services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .(.9 .) . . .

( 9)

Other services, except public administration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .81
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .(.9.) . . . . . . . . . . . . .(.9.) . . . . . . . . . . .
Repair and maintenance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .811
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .( .9 .) . . . . .

( 9)

State and local government . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .26.3
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .2.6
............
State government . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .17.2
................
Service providing8 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .15.9
..............

See footnotes at end of table.

Page 10

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

4.4

( 9)
( 9)

( 9)
( 9)

11.1
3.2

( 9)

( 9)

--

( 9)

( 9)

--

( 9)

( 9)

4.5

0.8

( 9)
18.5

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

13.6

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

12.1

( 9)

( 9)

11.0

( 9)

( 9)

12.2

Education and health services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .14.6
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. .9 ). .
Educational services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .61
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 16.2
............

All other illnesses

( 9)

Table 8. Incidence rates1 of nonfatal occupational illnesses by selected industries and category of illness, 2003 -- Continued
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 1

Industry 2

NAICS
code 3

Total cases

Skin
disorders

Respiratory
conditions

Poisonings

All other illnesses

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

12.2

( 9)

20.0

Health care and social assistance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .62
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9.). . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9.). .
Hospitals . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .622
............

( 9)

Public administration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .15.1
..............

Local government . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29.1
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3.2
..

5.5

Goods producing4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .67.6
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 67.6
Service providing8 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .28.5
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2.0
Education and health services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .30.1
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .2.3
.......
Educational services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .61
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 19.0
............
Educational services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .611
. . . . . . . . . . . . . 19.0
........

See footnotes at end of table.

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( 9)

( 9)

5.6

( 9)

20.4

2.7

( 9)

24.3

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

18.1

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

18.1

15.1

( 9)

54.4

20.3

( 9)

32.0

Health care and social assistance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .62
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .83.4
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .12.4
.......
Hospitals . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .622
. . . . . . . . . . . . 68.0

( 9)

14.8

Table 8. Incidence rates1 of nonfatal occupational illnesses by selected industries and category of illness, 2003 -- Continued
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 1

Industry 2

NAICS
code 3

Total cases

Skin
disorders

Nursing and residential care facilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .623
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .140.9
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (. 9.)
Public administration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .31.3
..............

1
Incidence rates represent the number of illnesses per 10,000 full-time workers and were
calculated as: (N/EH) x 20,000,000 where

N
EH
20,000,000

= number of illnesses
= total hours worked by all employees during the calendar year
= base for 10,000 equivalent full-time workers
(working 40 hours per week, 50 weeks per year).

Totals include data for industries not shown separately.
North American Industry Classification System Manual, 2002 Edition
4
Excludes farms with fewer than 11 employees.
5
Incidence rate less than 0.05.
6
Data for mining (Sector 21 in the North American Industry Classification System, 2002 edition)
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 OSHA made to
2
3

( 9)

Respiratory
conditions

Poisonings

( 9)

( 9)

120.8

( 9)

17.6

12.5

All other illnesses

its recordkeeping requirements effective January 1, 2002; therefore estimates for these
industries are not comparable to estimates in other industries.
7
Data for mining operators in this industry are provided to BLS by the Mine Safety and
Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor. Independent mining contractors are
excluded. 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 to estimates in other industries.
8
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 OSHA made to its recordkeeping requirements effective January 1, 2002;
therefore estimates for these industries are not comparable to estimates in other industries.
9
Fewer than 15 cases.
NOTE: Because of rounding, components may not add to totals.
-- Indicates data not available.
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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Table 8. Incidence rates 1 of nonfatal occupational illnesses by selected industries and category of illness, 2002
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 3

Industry1

SIC
code2

All Industries including
State and local government 4
Private Industry4

Skin
diseases
Total cases
or
disorders

01-02
01
02
07

Mining6
Metal mining 7

10

Construction

3.3

0.4

33.8

43.6

5.7

2.7

0.4

34.9

--

2.0

72.1

4.5

26.8

4.6

(5)
(5)
(5)

--19.4

(5)

155.2
(5)
232.4
10.6

29.1

(5)

(5)

(5)

29.1

35.2

(5)

(5)

(5)

35.2

(5)

(5)
6.9

11.2

(5)

7.5
59.9
12.3

3.5
49.7
6.1

(5)
(5)
(5)

Manufacturing

99.2

7.2

Durable goods

95.8

Lumber and wood products
Furniture and fixtures
Stone, clay, and glass products
Primary metal industries
Fabricated metal products
Industrial machinery and equipment
Electronic and other electric equipment
Transportation equipment
Instruments and related products
Miscellaneous manufacturing industries

15
16
17

24
25
32
33
34
35
36
37
38
39

Nondurable goods
Food and kindred products
Paper and allied products
Printing and publishing
Chemicals and allied products
Rubber and miscellaneous plastics products

20
26
27
28
30

Transportation and public utilities 8
Railroad transportation 8
Local and interurban passenger transit
Trucking and warehousing
Transportation by air
Transportation services

40
41
42
45
47

All other
illnesses

5.3

17.5

General building contractors
Heavy construction, except building
Special trade contractors

Poisonings

42.7

Agriculture, forestry, and fishing4
Agricultural production 4
Agricultural production-crops 4
Agricultural production - livestock 4
Agricultural services

Respiratory
conditions

61.4
(5)
7.9

91.9
0.9

0.7

5.6

2.2
0.6

3.5
8.0
5.7

2.9

0.6

88.5

7.6

3.1

0.7

84.5

111.7
141.0
28.7
45.9
38.2
36.6
96.4
613.8
52.5
96.0

3.0
(5)
(5)
16.7
6.5
10.7
9.4
12.5
3.7
9.8

3.5
9.4

103.9

6.6

2.7

112.1
103.2
77.4
45.2
198.3

3.9
5.3
4.3
5.5
20.7

2.3
2.6
2.5

(5)

8.3

33.7

1.2

0.7

12.1
21.1
9.8
76.1
5.2

See footnotes at end of table.

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(5)
(5)

(5)
11.1
5.3
1.9
1.5
2.1
2.9
3.3

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
1.2
(5)
3.8
0.7
(5)
(5)

5.3
(5)
0.8
(5)

105.6
131.6
28.7
19.5
25.4
23.8
82.0
598.5
46.0
83.0

0.6

94.0

0.4

(5)

105.5
95.6
69.3
37.8
169.3

(5)

31.7

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

12.1
15.8
9.2
72.9
5.2

1.2
--

(5)

(5)
0.7
2.4

(5)

(5)

Table 8. Incidence rates 1 of nonfatal occupational illnesses by selected industries and category of illness, 2002 -- Continued
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 3

Industry1

Communications
Electric, gas, and sanitary services

SIC
code2

48
49

Wholesale and retail trade
Wholesale trade

Total cases

Skin
diseases
or
disorders

16.9

3.7

0.8

0.3

12.2

13.9

2.2

0.8

0.4

10.5

1.4

0.5

8.0

0.2

13.8

0.8

0.2

12.9

3.0

2.5
0.2

7.1
19.8
-6.9
1.7
16.2

11.7

1.9

Wholesale trade--nondurable goods

51

16.7

2.6

18.2

4.3

Building materials and garden supplies
General merchandise stores
Food stores
Automotive dealers and service stations
Apparel and accessory stores
Furniture and homefurnishings stores
Eating and drinking places
Miscellaneous retail

52
53
54
55
56
57
58
59

13.2
20.0
-11.7
1.7
16.2
7.6
9.1

Finance, insurance, and real estate
Real estate
Services
Hotels and other lodging places
Personal services
Business services
Auto repair, services, and parking
Miscellaneous repair services
Amusement and recreation services
Health services
Educational services
Social services

(5)

3.0
7.9
18.0
4.7
(5)
23.1
61.3
20.8
41.3

(5)
(5)

(5)

(5)
8.3
4.5

(5)
(5)
7.6
3.1

(5)

2.7

(5)

2.2

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

0.1

34.3
70
72
73
75
76
79
80
82
83

(5)

0.5
(5)

-65

All other
illnesses

1.8
0.8

50

0.5

Poisonings

18.9
68.7

Wholesale trade--durable goods

Retail trade

Respiratory
conditions

0.2

0.3
(5)

8.0
(5)

0.5
2.1
(5)
(5)

0.6
17.4
2.3
8.2

3.6

(5)

(5)

(5)
(5)

(5)
1.1

3.1

1.1
0.9

16.7
67.2

2.8
6.7
1.4

-(5)

0.1
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)

23.1
3.0
6.3
14.8
4.7
(5)

1.4
0.5

19.7
37.2
15.7
32.6

State and local government

36.8

3.1

7.3

0.1

26.4

State government

34.6

1.8

2.0

0.3

30.4

Construction

79.8

2.8

Services

35.2

2.3

Health services
Educational services
Public administration

80
82

(5)
42.3
24.8

See footnotes at end of table.

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(5)

(5)

(5)
3.4

(5)
2.8
1.0

0.6
(5)

4.1
(5)

77.1

(5)
0.7

(5)

28.9
34.8
23.8

Table 8. Incidence rates 1 of nonfatal occupational illnesses by selected industries and category of illness, 2002 -- Continued
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 3

Industry1

SIC
code2

Local government
Services
Health services
Educational services

80
82

Public administration

Total cases

Skin
diseases
or
disorders

Respiratory
conditions

37.4

3.5

8.8

32.0

2.9

7.6

104.1
22.3

23.3
--

19.6
5.4

48.8

3.7

11.9

Totals include data for industries not shown separately.
Standard Industrial Classification Manual, 1987 Edition.
3
Incidence rates represent the number of illnesses per 10,000
full-time workers and were calculated as: (N/EH) x 20,000,000 where

Poisonings

(5)

All other
illnesses

25.1
0.1

21.4

0.6
(5)

60.6
16.8

(5)

33.2

estimates for these industries are not comparable with estimates for
other industries.
7
Data for mining operators in this industry are provided to BLS by the
Mine Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor.
Independent mining contractors are excluded. These data do not reflect
N
= number of illnesses
the changes OSHA made to its recordkeeping requirements effective
EH
= total hours worked by all employees during
January 1, 2002; therefore estimates for these industries are not
the calendar year
comparable with estimates for other industries.
8
20,000,000
= base for 10,000 equivalent full-time workers
Data for employers in railroad transportation are provided to BLS
(working 40 hours per week, 50 weeks per year).by the Federal Railroad Administration, U.S. Department of
Transportation. These data do not reflect the changes OSHA made to
4
Excludes farms with fewer than 11 employees.
its recordkeeping requirements effective January 1, 2002; therefore
5
Incidence rate less than 0.05.
estimates for these industries are not comparable with estimates for
6
Data for Mining (Division B in the Standard Industrial Classification other industries.
Manual, 1987 edition) include establishments not governed by the Mine
Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) rules and reporting, such as
NOTE: Because of rounding, components may not add to totals.
those in Oil and Gas Extraction. Data for mining operators in coal, metal,n.e.c. = not elsewhere classified.
and nonmetal mining are provided to BLS by the Mine Safety and Health -- Indicates data not available.
Administration, U.S. Department of Labor. Independent mining
contractors are excluded from the coal, metal, and nonmetal mining
SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor,
industries. These data do not reflect the changes OSHA made to its
Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses, in cooperation with
recordkeeping requirements effective January 1, 2002; therefore
participating State agencies.
1
2

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Table 8. Nonfatal occupational illness incidence rates by industry and category of illness, 2001
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 3

Industry1

SIC
code2

All Industries including
State and local government 4
Private Industry4
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing4
Agricultural production 4
Agricultural production-crops 4
Agricultural production - livestock 4
Agricultural services

01-02
01
02
07

Mining6
Metal mining 7

10

Construction

Total
cases

Skin
Dust
diseases diseases
or
of the
disorders lungs

RespiraDisorders
tory
Disorders associ- All other
condidue to
ated
occupations Poisoning
physical
with
tional
due
agents repeated illnesses
to toxic
trauma
agents

47.6

4.3

0.1

2.2

0.3

2.5

34.6

3.5

50.2

4.7

0.1

2.2

0.3

2.7

37.6

2.6

20.8

1.1

(5)

47.6
3.0
77.6
(5)

2.4
3.0
2.0
(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

33.3

(5)

33.6

(5)

0.5

(5)

7.5

11.7

(5)

1.2
(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

17.1
(5)
28.6
(5)

26.9
(5)
44.9
(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)

(5)

(5)

3.5

26.3

3.5

(5)

(5)

(5)

2.4

26.4

4.8

2.1

(5)

9.1

10.2

2.1

9.5

(5)
(5)
(5)

4.6
13.0

21.4
9.9
6.5

(5)
2.0

26.7

2.8

42.4
20.6
22.6

1.6
3.8
2.9

Manufacturing

114.7

7.2

0.1

1.6

0.4

4.3

96.8

4.2

Durable goods

126.2

9.4

0.2

1.8

0.7

5.2

103.8

5.0

211.3
74.1
39.5
54.3
60.7
84.5
766.2
92.1
152.3

4.6
4.4
18.2
2.6
6.8
6.5
18.3
11.2
68.5

1.5

0.5
7.3

(5)
(5)

17.4
1.5
(5)
(5)
2.1
3.1
45.3
(5)
(5)

186.2
40.7
18.2
46.2
48.0
71.8
651.2
75.7
82.2

1.5
23.2
4.1
3.4
2.4
-39.9
1.8
1.5

98.2

4.1

(5)

1.3

(5)

3.0

86.8

3.1

125.0
116.2
71.7
71.7
85.5

4.2
11.4
0.4
9.1
(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

0.6
4.3
0.2

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

2.3
1.8
(5)
(5)
15.7

112.4
94.4
70.6
55.4
68.2

5.5
4.3
0.4
8.2

25.4

1.3

(5)

0.4

18.9

3.0

2.0

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

2.0

6.0
3.3
3.4
31.3
31.3
29.3

2.0
14.2
(5)
4.5
4.2
0.7

General building contractors
Heavy construction, except building
Special trade contractors

Lumber and wood products
Furniture and fixtures
Stone, clay, and glass products
Fabricated metal products
Industrial machinery and equipment
Electronic and other electric equipment
Transportation equipment
Instruments and related products
Miscellaneous manufacturing industries

15
16
17

24
25
32
34
35
36
37
38
39

Nondurable goods
Food and kindred products
Paper and allied products
Printing and publishing
Chemicals and allied products
Rubber and miscellaneous plastics products

20
26
27
28
30

Transportation and public utilities 8
Railroad transportation 8
Local and interurban passenger transit
Trucking and warehousing
Transportation by air
Communications
Electric, gas, and sanitary services

40
41
42
45
48
49

11.9
19.7
3.4
36.2
43.8
41.5

See footnotes at end of table.

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(5)
(5)
(5)
5.4
0.7

0.3
(5)
2.3
(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)
(5)

(5)
0.9
1.2
3.1
2.7
3.4

0.7
(5)
(5)

(5)

(5)
2.1

(5)
(5)
(5)
1.1
(5)
(5)
8.1

1.5
(5)
2.2
(5)
(5)
2.9
5.7

(5)

0.3
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)
(5)
-(5)
2.1

2.1

9.5
(5)
(5)

(5)

Table 8. Nonfatal occupational illness incidence rates by industry and category of illness, 2001 -- Continued
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 3

Industry

1

SIC
code2

Wholesale and retail trade
Wholesale trade

Total
cases

Skin
Dust
diseases diseases
or
of the
disorders lungs

RespiraDisorders
tory
Disorders associ- All other
condidue to
ated
occupations Poisoning
physical
with
tional
due
agents repeated illnesses
to toxic
trauma
agents

27.2

--

(5)

2.2

(5)

47.6

8.0

(5)

(5)

(5)

1.4

19.2

0.2

(5)

39.2

0.4

Wholesale trade--durable goods

50

26.6

0.6

(5)

(5)

(5)

(5)

26.0

Wholesale trade--nondurable goods

51

77.4

18.5

(5)

(5)

(5)

(5)

57.9

1.0

18.3

2.5

(5)

2.1

10.5

0.1

3.7

3.0
1.6

3.7
6.4
29.0
2.2
7.0
17.0
9.0
11.0

0.1

29.7

0.9

8.7

4.3

2.3

20.7

4.0

0.1
10.9
18.3
0.9
2.1
(5)
(5)

7.8
9.1
15.7
0.5
(5)
4.2
36.8
1.6
1.7

Retail trade
Building materials and garden supplies
General merchandise stores
Food stores
Automotive dealers and service stations
Apparel and accessory stores
Furniture and homefurnishings stores
Eating and drinking places
Miscellaneous retail

52
53
54
55
56
57
58
59

Finance, insurance, and real estate
Real estate

65

Services
Hotels and other lodging places
Personal services
Business services
Auto repair, services, and parking
Miscellaneous repair services
Amusement and recreation services
Health services
Educational services
Social services

70
72
73
75
76
79
80
82
83

7.3
8.4
35.0
2.2
7.0
19.3
-14.4

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
0.5
-(5)

3.2

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)
2.1
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
8.9
1.6

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)
6.0
(5)
(5)
(5)

32.7

0.3

(5)

1.0

0.6

25.5

1.4

(5)

6.7

4.3

36.9

6.0

3.4

0.3

18.2
23.8
25.3
11.9
20.3
13.6
63.0
4.1
13.0

8.3
7.1
1.0
(5)
2.0
1.9
11.9
0.4
4.2

0.1
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

2.1
1.0
3.9
(5)
(5)
0.1
0.4

2.3
4.1
0.4
5.7

(5)

(5)
(5)

(5)

(5)
(5)
2.2

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
1.4
(5)
(5)

(5)
6.1
2.3
(5)
(5)
4.2
7.9
0.4
1.4

State and local government

30.5

1.7

0.4

2.0

0.3

1.4

15.0

9.7

State government

35.0

1.3

0.2

1.8

0.6

3.7

21.5

5.8

32.4

1.1

0.3

1.4

0.5

5.7

22.3

1.4

26.8

1.3

0.3

1.6

0.7

6.9

14.7

1.6

43.3

1.9

2.9

1.0

1.0

21.9

15.2

29.1

1.9

0.5

2.1

0.1

0.7

13.0

10.9

19.6

2.5

0.7

2.2

0.2

0.3

7.1

6.6

133.2

22.2

6.1

18.2

1.3

0.7

26.9

57.9

Services
Educational services

82

Public administration
Local government
Services
Health services

80

See footnotes at end of table.

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Table 8. Nonfatal occupational illness incidence rates by industry and category of illness, 2001 -- Continued
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 3

Industry

1

Educational services

SIC
code2

Total
cases

82

Public administration

3.5

Totals include data for industries not shown separately.
Standard Industrial Classification Manual, 1987 Edition.
3
Incidence rates represent the number of illnesses per 10,000
full-time workers and were calculated as: (N/EH) x 20,000,000 where
2

20,000,000

(5)

44.0

1

N
EH

Skin
Dust
diseases diseases
or
of the
disorders lungs

= number of illnesses
= total hours worked by all employees during
the calendar year
= base for 10,000 equivalent full-time workers
(working 40 hours per week, 50 weeks per year).

Excludes farms with fewer than 11 employees.
5
Incidence rate less than 0.05.
6
Data conforming to OSHA definitions 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. Data for Mining

(5)
0.5

RespiraDisorders
tory
Disorders associ- All other
condidue to
ated
occupations Poisoning
physical
with
tional
due
agents repeated illnesses
to toxic
trauma
agents

0.2
0.2

0.3

0.1
(5)

0.3

3.0

0.3

22.8

(5)
19.8

(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.
7
Data conforming to OSHA definitions for mining operators in this industry
are provided to BLS by the Mine Safety and Health Administration, U.S.
Department of Labor. Independent mining contractors are excluded.
8
Data conforming to OSHA definitions for employers in railroad transportation
are provided to BLS by the Federal Railroad Administration, U.S. Department of
Transportation.
NOTE: Because of rounding, components may not add to totals.
-- Indicates data not available.

4

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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Table 8. Nonfatal occupational illness incidence rates by industry and category of illness, 2000
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 3

Industry1

SIC
code2

All Industries including
State and local government 4
Private Industry4
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing4
Agricultural production 4
Agricultural production - livestock 4
Agricultural services

01-02
02
07

Mining6
Metal mining 6

10

Construction
General building contractors
Heavy construction, except building
Special trade contractors

Total
cases

Skin
Dust
diseases diseases
or
of the
disorders lungs

56.3

4.0

0.4

2.4

0.3

1.2

44.8

3.2

58.9

4.1

0.5

2.5

0.2

1.1

47.9

2.7

52.2

38.8

(5)

1.2

(5)

(5)

11.5

(5)

57.2
44.2
50.2

38.7
13.0
41.0

(5)
(5)
(5)

3.1
5.2
(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)

15.5
26.0
9.2

(5)
(5)
(5)

25.7

1.4

(5)

(5)

(5)

(5)

23.0

1.4

(5)

(5)

(5)

(5)

25.7

1.7

--

(5)

(5)

(5)

1.5

(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)

27.5

(5)

7.3
15
16
17

RespiraDisorders
tory
Disorders associ- All other
condidue to
ated
occupations Poisoning
physical
with
tional
due
agents repeated illnesses
to toxic
trauma
agents

6.0
15.2
6.2

(5)
(5)

0.2

6.8

(5)

1.5

6.0
11.4
6.2

(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)
(5)

Manufacturing

154.9

10.0

0.2

2.2

0.3

4.1

132.9

5.2

Durable goods

171.6

10.3

0.4

2.1

0.5

3.6

149.5

5.3

220.0
253.6
46.4
78.9
68.1
106.8
116.6
965.5
148.3
158.8

3.8
14.6
11.8
2.4
17.1
13.3
0.6
18.3
7.1
13.6

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

1.4
2.7

9.5
6.6

(5)

(5)
18.2
6.2
1.3
8.3
3.3
1.0
(5)

202.3
225.8
30.9
58.3
44.3
83.4
101.2
910.0
134.7
128.6

130.4

9.6

(5)

2.2

(5)

5.0

108.5

5.1

204.3
82.2
93.9
126.1
124.2

11.9
12.1
4.1
23.5
5.7

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

4.4
0.3
0.4

5.1
1.7

5.7

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

--

180.5
66.4
89.0
89.6
57.7

2.6
1.7
0.2
13.0
26.8

49.2

0.8

(5)

9.8

(5)

0.3

36.1

2.3

1.9

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

1.9
6.5

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

Lumber and wood products
Furniture and fixtures
Stone, clay, and glass products
Primary metal industries
Fabricated metal products
Industrial machinery and equipment
Electronic and other electric equipment
Transportation equipment
Instruments and related products
Miscellaneous manufacturing industries

24
25
32
33
34
35
36
37
38
39

Nondurable goods
Food and kindred products
Paper and allied products
Printing and publishing
Chemicals and allied products
Rubber and miscellaneous plastics products

20
26
27
28
30

Transportation and public utilities 6
Railroad transportation 6
Local and interurban passenger transit
Trucking and warehousing
Transportation by air
Communications
Electric, gas, and sanitary services

40
41
42
45
48
49

5.7
15.5
7.8
115.2
52.1
61.7

See footnotes at end of table.

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(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
4.4

2.9
4.0
3.6
(5)
0.3
1.7
4.7
1.3
1.8

1.3
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)

(5)

(5)
39.9
1.3
(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
6.5
0.8

(5)
(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)
1.1
(5)
(5)

1.9
6.5
7.8
66.6
50.8
55.8

(5)
(5)
0.3
5.7
1.9
26.1
3.0
16.6

(5)
3.9
(5)
7.7
(5)
2.2

Table 8. Nonfatal occupational illness incidence rates by industry and category of illness, 2000 -- Continued
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 3

Industry

1

SIC
code2

Wholesale and retail trade
Wholesale trade

Skin
Dust
diseases diseases
or
of the
disorders lungs

Total
cases

9.5

0.8

1.3

0.4

(5)

6.5

0.7

0.1

0.4

(5)

1.3

0.2

0.7

(5)

Wholesale trade--durable goods

50

9.8

Wholesale trade--nondurable goods

51

1.9

Retail trade
Building materials and garden supplies
General merchandise stores
Food stores
Automotive dealers and service stations
Apparel and accessory stores
Furniture and homefurnishings stores
Eating and drinking places
Miscellaneous retail
Finance, insurance, and real estate
Real estate

5.3
5.8
25.7
2.7
1.8
1.5
15.1
10.4

65

23.5

(5)
(5)
3.8
2.0
(5)
(5)
(5)
0.2
(5)

10.9
47.8
33.7
5.9
10.8
13.0
71.6
24.4
--

(5)
1.9

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

2.5
(5)
0.2
(5)
1.5

3.8

1.2
(5)
6.5
2.4
9.1
0.5
0.6

(5)
(5)

(5)

--

(5)

(5)
(5)

0.4
(5)

6.5
0.2

0.6

43.1
70
72
73
75
76
79
80
82
83

(5)
0.9

39.6

Services
Hotels and other lodging places
Personal services
Business services
Auto repair, services, and parking
Miscellaneous repair services
Amusement and recreation services
Health services
Educational services
Social services

(5)

10.9
52
53
54
55
56
57
58
59

RespiraDisorders
tory
Disorders associ- All other
condidue to
ated
occupations Poisoning
physical
with
tional
due
agents repeated illnesses
to toxic
trauma
agents

(5)
0.2

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)
(5)

(5)
(5)

2.4
3.1
0.5
0.9

0.5

0.1

4.9

0.2

0.2

7.3

0.1

(5)

1.6

0.3

(5)

(5)

7.2

0.6

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

5.3
3.3
21.9
0.5
1.8
(5)
8.6
6.0

(5)

1.7
1.7
1.2

6.4

(5)

0.1

(5)

(5)

0.7

(5)

(5)
0.3

(5)
(5)

(5)
(5)
0.4

(5)
(5)
(5)

0.1
(5)
(5)
(5)

0.2
(5)
(5)

0.3
7.6
(5)

0.3
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
3.4

30.1
23.5

0.4

(5)

0.2
(5)

32.8
10.9
44.9
30.8
5.9
4.3
6.5
48.3
14.7
23.5

3.9
(5)
0.6
(5)
(5)
(5)
1.6
10.0
1.1
7.3

State and local government

36.5

3.3

0.1

2.2

1.2

1.8

20.8

7.2

State government

44.1

2.0

0.2

2.5

1.5

0.3

25.6

11.7

58.5

8.8

5.8

11.7

2.9

23.4

8.8

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

0.4

5.4
3.2

0.7

29.8
21.5

8.1
1.8

28.4

26.2

19.1

5.7

Construction
Services
Health services
Educational services
Public administration
Local government

80
82

43.4
28.7

(5)

(5)
0.7

60.8

3.1

33.9

3.8

See footnotes at end of table.

Page 20

(5)

(5)
0.1

(5)

(5)
0.4

0.9

2.2

2.1

1.0

(5)
2.2

Table 8. Nonfatal occupational illness incidence rates by industry and category of illness, 2000 -- Continued
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 3

Industry

1

SIC
code2

Services
Health services
Educational services

80
82

Public administration
Totals include data for industries not shown separately.
Standard Industrial Classification Manual, 1987 Edition.
3
Incidence rates represent the number of illnesses per 10,000
full-time workers and were calculated as: (N/EH) x 20,000,000 where
1
2

N
EH
20,000,000

4
5

= number of illnesses
= total hours worked by all employees during
the calendar year
= base for 10,000 equivalent full-time workers
(working 40 hours per week, 50 weeks per year).

Excludes farms with fewer than 11 employees.
Incidence rate less than 0.05.

Total
cases

Skin
Dust
diseases diseases
or
of the
disorders lungs

25.5

2.9

93.1
13.8

22.6
(5)

(5)

46.7

6.0

(5)

RespiraDisorders
tory
Disorders associ- All other
condidue to
ated
occupations Poisoning
physical
with
tional
due
agents repeated illnesses
to toxic
trauma
agents

0.2

1.1

1.6

0.2

8.2
0.2

12.3
(5)

4.0

(5)

2.4

14.6

2.7

2.9

29.4
10.5

21.2
(5)

2.2

23.6

10.8

(5)

6
Data conforming to OSHA definitions for mining operators in coal, metal, and
nonmetal mining and for employers in railroad transportation are provided to BLS
by the Mine Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor; and the
Federal Railroad Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation. Independent
mining contractors are excluded from the coal, metal, and nonmetal mining
industries.

NOTE: Because of rounding, components may not add to totals.
-- Indicates data not available.
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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Table 8. Nonfatal occupational illness incidence rates by industry and category of illness, 1999
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 3

Industry1

SIC
code2

All Industries including
State and local government 4
Private Industry4
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing4
Agricultural production 4
Agricultural production - livestock 4
Agricultural services

01-02
02
07

Mining6
Metal mining 6

10

Construction

Total
cases

Skin
Dust
diseases diseases
or
of the
disorders lungs

RespiraDisorders
tory
Disorders associ- All other
condidue to
ated
occupations Poisoning
physical
with
tional
due
agents repeated illnesses
to toxic
trauma
agents

59.9

4.6

0.1

2.4

0.5

1.4

45.5

5.4

63.9

5.0

0.1

2.4

0.3

--

49.6

5.0

29.2

5.2

(5)

5.2

2.9

5.2

11.4

(5)

48.8
48.7
17.7

10.7
7.0
1.9

(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)
(5)

8.4

30.5
39.5
(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)

1.3

17.5

4.0

20.5

3.4

0.5

6.8

1.6

4.0

3.6
11.3
7.3

(5)
12.9
(5)

7.6
8.4

(5)
(5)

22.9

(5)

(5)

(5)

(5)

23.9

(5)

(5)

(5)

(5)

(5)

16.9

5.8

(5)

6.2
77.5
8.8

(5)
46.0
(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)

Manufacturing

170.8

11.0

0.4

3.7

0.7

2.3

144.1

8.6

Durable goods

190.4

14.9

0.8

5.6

1.0

3.3

153.3

11.5

238.7
211.0
70.9
103.9
97.5
128.9
242.0
793.9
156.5
121.7

3.9
(5)
12.8
(5)
19.6
18.3
21.7
24.6
7.9
4.7

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

1.0
1.4

(5)
(5)
(5)

2.0
1.4
5.9
5.1
2.5
2.8
22.0
10.9
1.7
(5)

4.1

4.2
2.9
20.5
2.5
(5)

225.0
205.4
49.2
93.6
74.6
91.1
152.9
707.3
140.4
101.4

6.8
2.8
3.0
5.1
0.8
9.4
-27.3
4.2
14.0

142.5

5.5

(5)

0.9

0.2

0.9

130.8

4.4

214.7
90.5
135.1
33.6
79.8

7.9
4.3

2.4
0.7

0.4
0.3

1.7
1.7

(5)
13.8
1.9

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

7.2
3.7
3.2

0.5

195.2
79.8
131.9
19.8
73.0

28.0

1.6

(5)

0.4

21.0

2.4

1.8

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

12.8
3.8
-34.2
15.8
10.0

1.8
18.9
(5)
2.3
(5)
(5)

General building contractors
Heavy construction, except building
Special trade contractors

Lumber and wood products
Furniture and fixtures
Stone, clay, and glass products
Primary metal industries
Fabricated metal products
Industrial machinery and equipment
Electronic and other electric equipment
Transportation equipment
Instruments and related products
Miscellaneous manufacturing industries

15
16
17

24
25
32
33
34
35
36
37
38
39

Nondurable goods
Food and kindred products
Paper and allied products
Printing and publishing
Chemicals and allied products
Rubber and miscellaneous plastics products

20
26
27
28
30

Transportation and public utilities 6
Railroad transportation 6
Local and interurban passenger transit
Trucking and warehousing
Transportation by air
Transportation services
Communications

40
41
42
45
47
48

18.3
26.4
-36.4
15.8
21.9

See footnotes at end of table.

Page 22

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

1.5

(5)
(5)

0.6

(5)

2.7
4.0
1.7

0.3
5.0

(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)
(5)

(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)
2.8

(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)
2.5

(5)
(5)
0.1

(5)

1.8
3.8

(5)
(5)
(5)
11.9

(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)
4.9

Table 8. Nonfatal occupational illness incidence rates by industry and category of illness, 1999 -- Continued
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 3

Industry

1

Electric, gas, and sanitary services

SIC
code2

49

Wholesale and retail trade
Wholesale trade

Total
cases

88.0

12.5

(5)

23.6

0.6

(5)

51.1

0.7
1.2

Wholesale trade--durable goods

50

14.3

Wholesale trade--nondurable goods

51

104.9

Retail trade
Building materials and garden supplies
General merchandise stores
Food stores
Automotive dealers and service stations
Apparel and accessory stores
Furniture and homefurnishings stores
Eating and drinking places
Miscellaneous retail

52
53
54
55
56
57
58
59

65

Services
Hotels and other lodging places
Personal services
Business services
Auto repair, services, and parking
Miscellaneous repair services
Motion pictures
Amusement and recreation services
Health services
Educational services
Social services

(5)

(5)
0.2

0.6

(5)

(5)

--

1.7

0.6

(5)

8.9

2.0

--

1.7

(5)

54.2

--

7.4

1.9

(5)

2.6

(5)

(5)

1.0

(5)

(5)

1.3

5.8
32.6
20.7
1.6
19.8
(5)
22.7
65.0
12.0
28.2

(5)
1.7
1.6
(5)
2.0
(5)
7.9
13.8
1.4
1.6

(5)

(5)

0.4

5.6

4.2
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

--

27.3

(5)

1.1

13.8

(5)

(5)

2.4
(5)
(5)
(5)

--

1.0

40.0

(5)

4.4

--

0.6

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

68.2

0.3

(5)
0.2

3.7

--

(5)
15.4
30.0
5.3
7.3
4.4
(5)
21.6

37.0
70
72
73
75
76
78
79
80
82
83

RespiraDisorders
tory
Disorders associ- All other
condidue to
ated
occupations Poisoning
physical
with
tional
due
agents repeated illnesses
to toxic
trauma
agents

0.1

(5)

10.5

Finance, insurance, and real estate
Real estate

Skin
Dust
diseases diseases
or
of the
disorders lungs

(5)
(5)
1.6
(5)
(5)
(5)

--

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
0.1
(5)
0.1

(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)

--

0.3

(5)
(5)
0.1
0.5
(5)

(5)

7.9
20.8
2.9
7.3
(5)
(5)
20.0

(5)
(5)
(5)
1.1
0.3
(5)
(5)

2.7
9.2
(5)
(5)
4.4
(5)
0.5

38.5
1.0

(5)
(5)
2.0

1.5
2.4
0.5
1.2

(5)
0.2

1.1
(5)

23.0
5.8
30.9
17.4
1.6
9.9
(5)
11.0
37.3
8.7
17.8

4.3
(5)
(5)
(5)
(5)
5.9
(5)
1.1
11.2
0.5
7.1

State and local government

31.6

2.1

0.2

2.3

1.3

0.3

17.1

8.2

State government

41.8

0.4

0.4

1.6

1.4

0.7

22.9

14.4

19.0

2.7

27.1

5.4

0.2

0.5

8.1

16.7

5.6

8.3
5.8

(5)
19.1

0.9

51.8

12.3

Construction

54.3

Services

27.8

0.7

0.7

22.3
27.3

5.6
0.3

5.6
0.3

Health services
Educational services
Public administration

80
82

68.2

See footnotes at end of table.

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(5)

(5)

(5)

(5)

(5)
1.4
(5)

(5)
1.6

0.3

2.3

0.9

(5)

Table 8. Nonfatal occupational illness incidence rates by industry and category of illness, 1999 -- Continued
Minnesota
Incidence rates per 10,000 full-time workers 3

Industry

1

SIC
code2

Local government
Services
Health services
Educational services

80
82

Public administration
Totals include data for industries not shown separately.
Standard Industrial Classification Manual, 1987 Edition.
3
Incidence rates represent the number of illnesses per 10,000
full-time workers and were calculated as: (N/EH) x 20,000,000 where
1
2

N
EH
20,000,000

4
5

= number of illnesses
= total hours worked by all employees during
the calendar year
= base for 10,000 equivalent full-time workers
(working 40 hours per week, 50 weeks per year).

Excludes farms with fewer than 11 employees.
Incidence rate less than 0.05.

Total
cases

Skin
Dust
diseases diseases
or
of the
disorders lungs

RespiraDisorders
tory
Disorders associ- All other
condidue to
ated
occupations Poisoning
physical
with
tional
due
agents repeated illnesses
to toxic
trauma
agents

27.8

2.8

0.2

2.6

1.3

25.3

3.9

0.3

1.5

(5)

119.9
10.4

28.3
0.4

2.7
(5)

11.5
0.1

(5)
(5)

32.2

0.9

(5)

4.6

0.2

14.9

5.9

0.2

11.2

8.1

0.2

38.4
6.8

39.8
3.0

0.2

20.5

2.5

(5)
3.3

6
Data conforming to OSHA definitions for mining operators in coal, metal, and
nonmetal mining and for employers in railroad transportation are provided to BLS
by the Mine Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor; and the
Federal Railroad Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation. Independent
mining contractors are excluded from the coal, metal, and nonmetal mining
industries.

NOTE: Because of rounding, components may not add to totals.
-- Indicates data not available.
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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