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Number and rate of fatal work injuries, by industry sector

Charts related to the latest "Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries" news release   |   More chart packages

Number and rate of fatal work injuries, by industry sector, 2019
Industry Number of fatal work injuries Fatal work injury rate (per 100,000 full-time equivalent workers)


1,061 9.7

Transportation and warehousing

913 13.9

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting

573 23.1

Professional and business services



426 1.8



Leisure and hospitality

271 2.2

Retail trade

291 2

Other services (exc. Public admin.)

210 3

Wholesale trade

178 4.9

Educational and health services

197 0.8

Financial activities

108 1

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

127 14.6




22 2

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