Number and rate of fatal work injuries, by industry

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Number and rate of fatal work injuries, by industry, 2016
Industry Number of fatal work injuries Fatal work injury rate (per 100,000 full-time equivalent workers)

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting

593 23.2

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

89 10.1

Construction

991 10.1

Manufacturing

318 2.0

Wholesale trade

179 4.8

Retail trade

282 1.9

Transportation and warehousing

825 14.3

Utilities

30 2.8

Information

46 1.7

Professional and business services

540 3.1

Educational and health services

159 0.7

Leisure and hospitality

298 2.6

Financial activities

117 1.2

Other services (exc. Public admin.)

223 3.2

Government

497 2.2