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Number and rate of fatal work injuries, by industry

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Number and rate of fatal work injuries, by industry sector, 2017
Industry Number of fatal work injuries Fatal work injury rate (per 100,000 full-time equivalent workers)

Construction

971 9.5

Transportation and warehousing

882 15.1

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting

581 23.0

Professional and business services

532 3.0

Government

473 2.0

Manufacturing

303 1.9

Leisure and hospitality

262 2.2

Retail trade

287 2.0

Other services (exc. Public admin.)

205 2.9

Wholesale trade

174 4.8

Educational and health services

189 0.8

Financial activities

101 1.0

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

112 12.9

Information

43 1.6

Utilities

28 2.6