Fatal occupational injuries in Indiana

Create Customized Tables (one screen)Get detailed statistics for occupational fatalities.

Fatal occupational injuries by selected characteristics, by major event or exposure, Indiana
Characteristic 2016
Total fatal injuries Event or exposure(1)
Violence
and other
injuries by
persons or
animals
Transpor-
tation
incidents
Fires
and
explosions
Falls,
slips,
trips
Exposure to
harmful
substances or
environments
Contact
with objects
and
equipment

Total

137 24 61 4 13 13 21

Employee status

Wage and salary(2)

81 16 35 2 9 10 9

Self-employed(3)

56 8 26   4 3 12

Gender

Women

13 2 5     3 1

Men

124 22 56 4 11 10 20

Age

Under 16 years

1   1        

16 to 17 years

             

18 to 19 years

2           1

20 to 24 years

4   3        

25 to 34 years

20 4 9   1   4

35 to 44 years

18 5 8       2

45 to 54 years

26 5 13     4 2

55 to 64 years

30 4 13 2 3   6

65 years and over

36 4 14   6 3 6

Race or ethnic origin(4)

White (non-Hispanic)

126 20 57 4 12 12 20

Black or African-American (non-Hispanic)

6   4        

Hispanic or Latino

3            

American Indian or Alaska Native (non-Hispanic)

             

Asian (non-Hispanic)

             

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander (non-Hispanic)

             

Multiple races (non-Hispanic)

             

Other races or not reported (non-Hispanic)

             

Occupation (SOC)(5)

Management, business, science, and arts occupations

41 8 17       10

Management occupations

33 6 13       10

Business and financial operations occupations

1            

Computer and mathematical occupations

             

Architecture and engineering occupations

3 1 2        

Life, physical, and social science occupations

             

Community and social services occupations

1 1          

Legal occupations

             

Education, training, and library occupations

1   1        

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

             

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

2   1        

Service occupations

16 4 6     3 1

Healthcare support occupations

2   1        

Protective service occupations

3 2 1        

Food preparation and serving related occupations

             

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

8   4     1 1

Personal care and service occupations

1            

Sales and office occupations

12 8 4        

Sales and related occupations

11 8 3        

Office and administrative support occupations

             

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

30   9   7 3 9

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

6   3       3

Construction and extraction occupations

13   4   4 2 2

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

11   2   3 1 4

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

38   25 2 3 5 1

Production occupations

             

Transportation and material moving occupations

36   25 2   4 1

Military occupations(6)

             

Industry (NAICS)(7)

Private industry(8)

130 22 58 4 13 12 20

Goods producing

57 6 23   7 3 15

Natural resources and mining

33 3 15       12

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting

33 3 15       12

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction(9)

             

Construction

14   7   4   2

Manufacturing

10 2     3 3 1

Service providing

73 16 35 2 6 9 5

Trade, transportation, and utilities

40 9 22 2   4 2

Wholesale trade

7   3 2     2

Retail trade

11 8 3        

Transportation and warehousing

21   16     3  

Utilities

1         1  

Information

1   1        

Financial activities

4   1        

Finance and insurance

1   1        

Real estate and rental and leasing

3            

Professional and business services

11 2 6     1 2

Professional, scientific, and technical services

2   2        

Management of companies and enterprises

             

Administrative and waste services

9 2 4     1 2

Educational and health services

3   1        

Educational services

1   1        

Health care and social assistance

2            

Leisure and hospitality

9   2   4    

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

3            

Accommodation and food services

6   2   3    

Other services, except public administration

5   2   1    

Government(8)

7 2 3       1

Federal government

1            

State government

2 1 1        

Local government

4 1 2       1

Footnotes
(1) Based on the BLS Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System (OIICS) 2.01 implemented for 2011 data forward.
(2) May include volunteers and workers receiving other types of compensation.
(3) Includes self-employed workers, owners of unincorporated businesses and farms, paid and unpaid family workers, and may include some owners of incorporated businesses or members of partnerships.
(4) Persons identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. The race categories shown exclude data for Hispanic and Latino workers.
(5) CFOI has used several versions of the Standard Occupation Classification (SOC) system since 2003 to define occupation. For more information on the version of SOC used in this year, see our definitions page.
(6) Includes fatal injuries to persons identified as resident armed forces regardless of individual occupation listed.
(7) CFOI has used several versions of the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) since 2003 to define industry. For more information on the version of NAICS used in this year, see our definitions page.
(8) Includes all fatal occupational injuries meeting this ownership criterion across all specified years, regardless of industry classification system.
(9) Includes fatal injuries at all establishments categorized as Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (Sector 21) in the North American Industry Classification System, including establishments not governed by the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) rules and reporting, such as those in Oil and Gas Extraction.

Note: Totals for major categories may include subcategories not shown separately. Blank cells indicate no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria. CFOI fatality counts exclude illness-related deaths unless precipitated by an injury event.
Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, in cooperation with state, New York City, District of Columbia, and federal agencies, Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries.