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HEALTHCARE AND SOCIAL ASSISTANCE

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Inputs: Occupational Safety and Health Risks

Figure 16. Rate of Nonfatal Occupational Respiratory Conditions in the HCSA Sector and Private Industry, 2003-2008

Figure 16. Rate of Nonfatal Occupational Respiratory Conditions, Healthcare and Social Assistance - Figure  Sector * and Private Industry, 2003-2006
Figure 16 (table version). Rate of Nonfatal Occupational Respiratory Conditions in the HCSA Sector and Private Industry, 2003-2008
  2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Private industry 2.2 2.0 2.2 1.9 1.8 1.6
Healthcare and social assistance (62*) 5.9 5.2 5.2 5.5 4.4 4.2
Ambulatory Healthcare services (621*) 4.6 3.4 3.1 4.5 3.5 3.1
Hospitals (622*) 9.8 9.2 8.0 9.6 7.7 7.7
Nursing and residential care facilities (623*) 4.1 4.0 --** 2.9 3.5 2.4
Social assistance (624*) 3.1 2.4 --** 3.5 1.3 2.3

Rate = Number of cases per 100 full-time workers

* NAICS Code

** Data too small to be displayed

Figure 16 (bar graph) is also available.

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