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Number and rate of fatal work injuries, civilian workers, by major occupational group

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

Number and rate of fatal work injuries, civilian workers, by major occupational group, 2019
Occupation Number of fatal work injuries Fatal work injury rate (per 100,000 full-time equivalent workers)

Transportation and material moving

1,481 15.2

Construction and extraction

1,066 12.9

Service

762 3.2

Installation, maintenance, and repair

438 8.8

Management, business, and financial operations

409 1.5

Farming, fishing, and forestry

291 24.5

Professional and related

235 0.7

Sales and related

240 1.7

Production

245 2.8

Office and administrative support

92 0.6

See data definitions at www.bls.gov/iif/oshcfdef.htm.