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Table 1. Prevalence of selected health conditions; work organization and psychosocial factors; and physical and chemical exposures among U.S. workers (Manufacturing sector vs. All U.S. workers, 2010)

  All U.S. workers Manufacturing sector
Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
Health Conditions Dermatitis in the past 12 months1 9.8 0.3 9.2-10.3 8.7 0.8 7.2-10.2
Carpal tunnel syndrome in the past 12 months1 3.1 0.2 2.8-3.4 3.8 0.5 2.9-4.8
Current asthma1 7.2 0.2 6.7-7.6 5.5 0.7 4.2-6.9
Injury or poisoning at work in the past 12 months1 2.8 0.4 2.0-3.4 2.4* 0.9 0.7-4.1
Work Organization Factors Work 60 hours a week or more2 7.2 0.3 6.7-7.7 7.8 0.9 6.0-9.6
Work 48 hours a week or more2 18.7 0.4 18.0-19.5 25.2 1.5 22.2-28.1
Non-standard work arrangements1 18.7 0.4 18.0-19.4 8.5 0.8 7.0-10.1
Temporary employment1 7.2 0.3 6.7-7.7 3.9 0.5 2.8-5.0
Non-standard shifts1 28.7 0.5 27.8-29.7 22.8 1.2 20.4-25.3
Psychosocial Exposures Job insecurity3 31.7 0.5 30.8-32.6 35.6 1.5 32.7-38.5
Work-family imbalance3 16.3 0.4 15.6-17.1 16.5 1.1 14.4-18.5
Hostile work environments1 7.8 0.3 7.3-8.4 5.4 0.6 4.1-6.6
Physical/Chemical Exposures Exposure to potential skin hazards at work1 20.6 0.4 19.8-21.3 26.2 1.2 23.8-28.6
Exposure to secondhand smoke at work4 10.0 0.3 9.3-10.6 11.2 1.0 9.2-13.3
Exposure to outdoor work1 24.7 0.4 23.8-25.6 15.1 1.1 12.9-17.3
Exposure to vapors, gas, dust, or fumes5 25.0 0.4 24.2-25.8 42.8 1.4 39.9-45.6

1 Among U.S. adults who have worked in the past 12 months.

2 Among U.S. adults who have worked in the past 12 months, who only held 1 job.

3 Among U.S. adults who were employed in the week prior to interview.

4 Among non-smoking U.S. adults who have worked in the past 12 months.

5 Exposure during longest-held job (all other exposures refer to current or most recent job)

* These estimates have a relative standard error >30% and <50% and should be used with caution as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards..

 

Table 2. Prevalence of dermatitis in the past 12 months among U.S. adults who worked in the past 12 months by Manufacturing subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 9.8 0.3 9.2-10.3
All Manufacturing workers 8.7 0.8 7.2-10.2
Food manufacturing 10.6 2.3 6.1-15.2
Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing + + +
Textile mills + + +
Textile product mills + + +
Apparel manufacturing + + +
Wood product manufacturing + + +
Paper manufacturing + + +
Printing and related support activities 15.9* 5.1 5.9-25.9
Petroleum and coal products manufacturing + + +
Chemical manufacturing 4.2* 2.0 0.3-8.2
Plastics and rubber products manufacturing 11.8* 5.4 1.2-22.4
Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing + + +
Primary metal manufacturing + + +
Fabricated metal product manufacturing 8.4* 2.9 2.7-14.2
Machinery manufacturing 8.2* 2.8 2.6-13.7
Computer and electronic product manufacturing 12.6* 3.8 5.1-20.1
Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing 7.2* 3.4 0.6-13.8
Transportation equipment manufacturing 7.0 1.6 3.9-10.0
Furniture and related product manufacturing 15.7* 5.8 4.2-27.2
Miscellaneous manufacturing + + +

* These estimates have a relative standard error >30% and <50% and should be used with caution as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

+ Estimates with a relative standard error >50% are not shown as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

 

Table 3. Prevalence of carpal tunnel syndrome in the past 12 months among U.S. adults who worked in the past 12 months by Manufacturing subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 3.1 0.2 2.8-3.4
All Manufacturing workers 3.8 0.5 2.9-4.8
Food manufacturing 5.2* 1.7 1.9-8.5
Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing + + +
Textile mills -- -- --
Textile product mills + + +
Apparel manufacturing -- -- --
Wood product manufacturing + + +
Paper manufacturing -- -- --
Printing and related support activities 6.1* 2.8 0.5-11.6
Petroleum and coal products manufacturing -- -- --
Chemical manufacturing 3.5 1 1.4-5.5
Plastics and rubber products manufacturing + + +
Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing + + +
Primary metal manufacturing + + +
Fabricated metal product manufacturing 3.7* 1.6 0.6-6.7
Machinery manufacturing 6.6* 2.6 1.5-11.8
Computer and electronic product manufacturing + + +
Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing -- -- --
Transportation equipment manufacturing 5.4 1.6 2.3-8.5
Furniture and related product manufacturing + + +
Miscellaneous manufacturing + + +

* These estimates have a relative standard error >30% and <50% and should be used with caution as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

+ Estimates with a relative standard error >50% are not shown as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

-- No cases detected, likely due to insufficient sample size.

 

Table 4. Prevalence of current asthma among U.S. adults who worked in the past 12 months by Manufacturing subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 7.2 0.2 6.7-7.6
All Manufacturing workers 5.5 0.7 4.2-6.9
Food manufacturing 5.7* 1.8 2.1-9.3
Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing + + +
Textile mills -- -- --
Textile product mills -- -- --
Apparel manufacturing -- -- --
Wood product manufacturing + + +
Paper manufacturing + + +
Printing and related support activities 10.1* 3.8 2.6-17.7
Petroleum and coal products manufacturing + + +
Chemical manufacturing 6.4 1.9 2.7-10.1
Plastics and rubber products manufacturing + + +
Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing + + +
Primary metal manufacturing + + +
Fabricated metal product manufacturing 4.8* 2.3 0.3-9.4
Machinery manufacturing + + +
Computer and electronic product manufacturing 5.6* 2.6 0.6-10.6
Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing + + +
Transportation equipment manufacturing 6.9 1.9 3.3-10.6
Furniture and related product manufacturing + + +
Miscellaneous manufacturing 9.4* 3.0 3.5-15.3

* These estimates have a relative standard error >30% and <50% and should be used with caution as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

+ Estimates with a relative standard error >50% are not shown as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

-- No cases detected, likely due to insufficient sample size.

 

Table 5. Prevalence of working 48 hours a week or more among U.S. adults working one job at the time of interview by Manufacturing subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 18.7 0.4 18.0-19.5
All Manufacturing workers 25.2 1.5 22.2-28.1
Food manufacturing 19.9 3.6 12.7-27.0
Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing 28.5* 10.8 7.1-49.8
Textile mills 29.3* 13.7 2.3-56.2
Textile product mills + + +
Apparel manufacturing + + +
Wood product manufacturing 23.6* 7.7 8.6-38.7
Paper manufacturing 35.8 10.4 15.3-56.3
Printing and related support activities 19.9* 6.0 8.1-31.7
Petroleum and coal products manufacturing 47.0 14.0 19.5-74.5
Chemical manufacturing 23.3 4.4 14.6-32.0
Plastics and rubber products manufacturing 22.2* 7.2 8.2-36.3
Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing 18.5* 6.9 4.9-32.1
Primary metal manufacturing 34.4 8.3 18.1-50.6
Fabricated metal product manufacturing 25.0 5.0 15.3-34.8
Machinery manufacturing 31.3 6.2 19.1-43.6
Computer and electronic product manufacturing 23.3 4.5 14.4-32.2
Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing 28.4 8.2 12.3-44.4
Transportation equipment manufacturing 29.7 4.3 21.2-38.3
Furniture and related product manufacturing 16.5* 5.5 5.6-27.4
Miscellaneous manufacturing 27.4 5.0 17.7-37.2

* These estimates have a relative standard error >30% and <50% and should be used with caution as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

+ Estimates with a relative standard error >50% are not shown as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

 

Table 6. Prevalence of non-standard work arrangements among U.S. adults who worked in the past 12 months by Manufacturing subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 18.7 0.4 18.0-19.4
All Manufacturing workers 8.5 0.8 7.0-10.1
Food manufacturing 8.6 2.1 4.5-12.7
Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing + + +
Textile mills + + +
Textile product mills + + +
Apparel manufacturing 16.0* 7.8 0.7-31.2
Wood product manufacturing 15.9* 5.7 4.6-27.2
Paper manufacturing + + +
Printing and related support activities 11.0* 3.7 3.6-18.3
Petroleum and coal products manufacturing + + +
Chemical manufacturing 3.8* 1.6 0.7-6.9
Plastics and rubber products manufacturing + + +
Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing 24.6* 8.6 7.7-41.6
Primary metal manufacturing + + +
Fabricated metal product manufacturing 15.9 3.8 8.4-23.4
Machinery manufacturing 7.6* 2.8 2.0-13.2
Computer and electronic product manufacturing + + +
Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing + + +
Transportation equipment manufacturing 8.1 2.3 3.6-12.5
Furniture and related product manufacturing 9.3* 4.1 1.3-17.3
Miscellaneous manufacturing 8.3* 3.3 1.8-14.7

* These estimates have a relative standard error >30% and <50% and should be used with caution as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

+ Estimates with a relative standard error >50% are not shown as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

 

Table 7. Prevalence of temporary employment among U.S. adults who worked in the past 12 months by Manufacturing subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 7.2 0.3 6.7-7.7
All Manufacturing workers 3.9 0.5 2.8-5.0
Food manufacturing 5.2 1.5 2.3-8.0
Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing + + +
Textile mills + + +
Textile product mills -- -- --
Apparel manufacturing + + +
Wood product manufacturing 12.9* 5.6 1.8-23.9
Paper manufacturing -- -- --
Printing and related support activities + + +
Petroleum and coal products manufacturing + + +
Chemical manufacturing + + +
Plastics and rubber products manufacturing + + +
Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing + + +
Primary metal manufacturing + + +
Fabricated metal product manufacturing 3.0* 1.4 0.3-5.8
Machinery manufacturing + + +
Computer and electronic product manufacturing + + +
Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing + + +
Transportation equipment manufacturing 5.5* 1.9 1.8-9.3
Furniture and related product manufacturing + + +
Miscellaneous manufacturing + + +

* These estimates have a relative standard error >30% and <50% and should be used with caution as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

+ Estimates with a relative standard error >50% are not shown as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

-- No cases detected, likely due to insufficient sample size.

 

Table 8. Prevalence of non-standard shifts among U.S. adults who worked in the past 12 months by Manufacturing subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 28.7 0.5 27.8-29.7
All Manufacturing workers 22.8 1.2 20.4-25.3
Food manufacturing 37.3 3.5 30.4-44.2
Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing + + +
Textile mills 32.9* 12.0 9.3-56.5
Textile product mills + + +
Apparel manufacturing + + +
Wood product manufacturing 18.4* 6.2 6.2-30.5
Paper manufacturing 40.4 10.0 20.7-60.1
Printing and related support activities 27.9 6.2 15.7-40.1
Petroleum and coal products manufacturing 42.4* 14.0 14.8-70.0
Chemical manufacturing 16.6 3.5 9.7-23.5
Plastics and rubber products manufacturing 31.5 7.3 17.2-45.9
Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing 23.0* 7.8 7.7-38.3
Primary metal manufacturing 33.8 7.5 19.1-48.6
Fabricated metal product manufacturing 18.8 3.6 11.7-25.8
Machinery manufacturing 12.5 3.5 5.6-19.4
Computer and electronic product manufacturing 14.2 3.8 6.7-21.6
Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing 16.4* 7.6 1.4-31.3
Transportation equipment manufacturing 21.8 3.2 15.4-28.1
Furniture and related product manufacturing 12.1* 5.0 2.3-21.9
Miscellaneous manufacturing 17.4 4.5 8.6-26.2

* These estimates have a relative standard error >30% and <50% and should be used with caution as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

+ Estimates with a relative standard error >50% are not shown as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

 

Table 9. Prevalence of job insecurity among working U.S. adults by Manufacturing subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 31.7 0.5 30.8-32.6
All Manufacturing workers 35.6 1.5 32.7-38.5
Food manufacturing 26.4 3.5 19.4-33.4
Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing 37.4* 13.2 11.5-63.3
Textile mills 57.9 12.6 33.1-82.7
Textile product mills 28.7* 10.7 7.8-49.7
Apparel manufacturing 44.4 11.0 22.7-66.1
Wood product manufacturing 45.5 8.9 28.0-63.1
Paper manufacturing 42.3 9.9 22.8-61.7
Printing and related support activities 42.5 6.3 30.2-54.9
Petroleum and coal products manufacturing + + +
Chemical manufacturing 29.1 4.1 21.1-37.2
Plastics and rubber products manufacturing 23.7* 8.0 7.9-39.5
Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing 38.6 8.6 21.6-55.6
Primary metal manufacturing 31.7 7.4 17.1-46.2
Fabricated metal product manufacturing 32.6 5.3 22.2-43.1
Machinery manufacturing 37.5 5.7 26.3-48.6
Computer and electronic product manufacturing 43.7 4.8 34.2-53.1
Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing 32.6 7.9 17.0-48.2
Transportation equipment manufacturing 38.7 4.2 30.4-46.9
Furniture and related product manufacturing 39.8 8.2 23.7-55.9
Miscellaneous manufacturing 37.1 5.5 26.2-48.0

* These estimates have a relative standard error >30% and <50% and should be used with caution as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

+ Estimates with a relative standard error >50% are not shown as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

 

Table 10. Prevalence of work-family imbalance among working U.S. adults by Manufacturing subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 16.3 0.4 15.6-17.1
All Manufacturing workers 16.5 1.1 14.4-18.5
Food manufacturing 18.5 3.1 12.3-24.6
Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing + + +
Textile mills 27.4* 11.5 4.9-49.9
Textile product mills + + +
Apparel manufacturing + + +
Wood product manufacturing 23.3* 8.2 7.1-39.5
Paper manufacturing 32.5* 10.2 12.4-52.7
Printing and related support activities 11.6* 4.1 3.6-19.7
Petroleum and coal products manufacturing + + +
Chemical manufacturing 16.4 3.4 9.6-23.2
Plastics and rubber products manufacturing 17.2* 6.0 5.4-29.0
Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing + + +
Primary metal manufacturing 11.6* 4.9 2.0-21.2
Fabricated metal product manufacturing 16.8 3.7 9.5-24.1
Machinery manufacturing 13.3 3.8 5.7-20.8
Computer and electronic product manufacturing 17.8 4.0 9.9-25.7
Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing 15.0* 7.0 1.2-28.8
Transportation equipment manufacturing 19.5 3.6 12.4-26.5
Furniture and related product manufacturing 12.5* 5.4 1.9-23.2
Miscellaneous manufacturing 15.2 4.2 6.8-23.5

* These estimates have a relative standard error >30% and <50% and should be used with caution as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

+ Estimates with a relative standard error >50% are not shown as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

 

Table 11. Prevalence of hostile work environments among U.S. adults who worked in the past 12 months by Manufacturing subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 7.8 0.3 7.3-8.4
All Manufacturing workers 5.4 0.6 4.1-6.6
Food manufacturing 6.8 1.9 3.0-10.6
Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing + + +
Textile mills -- -- --
Textile product mills -- -- --
Apparel manufacturing + + +
Wood product manufacturing 7.3* 3.6 0.3-14.4
Paper manufacturing + + +
Printing and related support activities + + +
Petroleum and coal products manufacturing + + +
Chemical manufacturing + + +
Plastics and rubber products manufacturing 9.6* 4.0 1.7-17.4
Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing + + +
Primary metal manufacturing 8.4* 4.0 0.6-16.2
Fabricated metal product manufacturing + + +
Machinery manufacturing 3.7* 1.7 0.4-7.0
Computer and electronic product manufacturing + + +
Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing 6.9* 3.4 0.1-13.6
Transportation equipment manufacturing 5.9* 1.9 2.3-9.6
Furniture and related product manufacturing -- -- --
Miscellaneous manufacturing 7.2* 3.3 0.7-13.7

* These estimates have a relative standard error >30% and <50% and should be used with caution as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

+ Estimates with a relative standard error >50% are not shown as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

-- No cases detected, likely due to insufficient sample size.

 

Table 12. Prevalence of exposure to potential skin hazards at work among U.S. adults who worked in the past 12 months by Manufacturing subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 20.6 0.4 19.8-21.3
All Manufacturing workers 26.2 1.2 23.8-28.6
Food manufacturing 18.7 2.8 13.2-24.2
Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing 24.8* 11.4 2.4-47.3
Textile mills + + +
Textile product mills + + +
Apparel manufacturing + + +
Wood product manufacturing 28.8 7.4 14.2-43.3
Paper manufacturing 22.5* 7.8 7.2-37.8
Printing and related support activities 33.3 6.1 21.4-45.3
Petroleum and coal products manufacturing 38.7* 12.5 14.1-63.4
Chemical manufacturing 37.5 4.6 28.5-46.6
Plastics and rubber products manufacturing 30.0 7.2 15.8-44.3
Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing 23.5 6.8 10.2-36.7
Primary metal manufacturing 48.1 7.7 33.0-63.2
Fabricated metal product manufacturing 37.5 5.3 27.0-48.0
Machinery manufacturing 27.1 4.6 18.2-36.1
Computer and electronic product manufacturing 18.4 4.3 10.0-26.8
Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing 33.3 8.1 17.4-49.2
Transportation equipment manufacturing 23.0 3.5 16.1-29.9
Furniture and related product manufacturing 19.7* 6.0 8.0-31.4
Miscellaneous manufacturing 19.0 4.5 10.1-27.9

* These estimates have a relative standard error >30% and <50% and should be used with caution as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

+ Estimates with a relative standard error >50% are not shown as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

 

Table 13. Prevalence of exposure to outdoor work among U.S. adults who worked in the past 12 months by Manufacturing subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 24.7 0.4 23.8-25.6
All Manufacturing workers 15.1 1.1 12.9-17.3
Food manufacturing 19.7 3.3 13.1-26.2
Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing 32.9* 11.3 10.7-55.1
Textile mills + + +
Textile product mills + + +
Apparel manufacturing + + +
Wood product manufacturing 31.5 8.7 14.5-48.6
Paper manufacturing + + +
Printing and related support activities 11.7* 4.1 3.5-19.8
Petroleum and coal products manufacturing 56.2 14.4 27.8-84.6
Chemical manufacturing 15.6 3.5 8.7-22.5
Plastics and rubber products manufacturing + + +
Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing 38.4 8.8 21.0-55.8
Primary metal manufacturing 30.8 7.3 16.4-45.2
Fabricated metal product manufacturing 17.9 4.1 9.8-25.9
Machinery manufacturing 7.2* 2.6 2.2-12.3
Computer and electronic product manufacturing 3.9* 1.8 0.3-7.5
Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing + + +
Transportation equipment manufacturing 13.9 2.6 8.7-19.1
Furniture and related product manufacturing 15.5* 5.3 5.1-26.0
Miscellaneous manufacturing 8.5* 2.9 2.8-14.3

* These estimates have a relative standard error >30% and <50% and should be used with caution as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

+ Estimates with a relative standard error >50% are not shown as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

 

Table 14. Prevalence of exposure to vapors, gas, dust, or fumes among U.S. adults who worked in the past 12 months by Manufacturing subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 25.0 0.4 24.2-25.8
All Manufacturing workers 42.8 1.4 39.9-45.6
Food manufacturing 31.8 3.6 24.7-39.0
Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing 36.1* 11.8 12.8-59.4
Textile mills 51.7 12.3 27.6-75.8
Textile product mills 24.6* 8.2 8.5-40.7
Apparel manufacturing 17.5 5.2 7.3-27.7
Wood product manufacturing 68.2 7.9 52.6-83.7
Paper manufacturing 47.0 9.1 29.1-65.0
Printing and related support activities 56.5 5.6 45.4-67.6
Petroleum and coal products manufacturing 36.2* 15.9 5.0-67.4
Chemical manufacturing 35.8 4.4 27.2-44.5
Plastics and rubber products manufacturing 48.5 7.7 33.4-63.7
Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing 50.8 8.5 34.0-67.7
Primary metal manufacturing 65.5 6.9 51.8-79.1
Fabricated metal product manufacturing 51.0 5.0 41.1-60.9
Machinery manufacturing 41.3 5.5 30.6-52.0
Computer and electronic product manufacturing 20.3 3.6 13.3-27.4
Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing 51.4 7.7 36.3-66.5
Transportation equipment manufacturing 47.3 3.9 39.6-55.0
Furniture and related product manufacturing 60.3 7.4 45.8-74.8
Miscellaneous manufacturing 39.9 5.0 30.1-49.7

* These estimates have a relative standard error >30% and <50% and should be used with caution as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

 

Table 15a. Prevalence of exposure to secondhand smoke at work among non-smoking U.S. adults by Manufacturing subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 10.0 0.3 9.3-10.6
All Manufacturing workers 11.2 1.0 9.2-13.3
Food manufacturing 14.5 3.1 8.4-20.5
Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing + + +
Textile mills + + +
Textile product mills + + +
Apparel manufacturing -- -- --
Wood product manufacturing 13.4* 5.7 2.2-24.5
Paper manufacturing + + +
Printing and related support activities + + +
Petroleum and coal products manufacturing -- -- --
Chemical manufacturing 9.7* 3.6 2.7-16.8
Plastics and rubber products manufacturing + + +
Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing + + +
Primary metal manufacturing 20.6* 6.8 7.3-34.0
Fabricated metal product manufacturing 17.4 4.9 7.8-27.0
Machinery manufacturing 18.0 4.7 8.9-27.2
Computer and electronic product manufacturing 5.8* 2.2 1.4-10.1
Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing + + +
Transportation equipment manufacturing 12.7 3.2 6.4-19.1
Furniture and related product manufacturing + + +
Miscellaneous manufacturing 12.2* 3.7 4.9-19.6

* These estimates have a relative standard error >30% and <50% and should be used with caution as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

+ Estimates with a relative standard error >50% are not shown as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

-- No cases detected, likely due to insufficient sample size.

 

Table 15b. Prevalence of smoking among U.S. adults who worked in the past 12 months by Manufacturing subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 19.7 0.4 18.9-20.4
All Manufacturing workers 21.9 1.1 19.6-24.1
Food manufacturing 24.8 3.6 17.7-31.9
Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing 14.0* 7 0.3-27.7
Textile mills 33.5* 12.5 8.8-58.2
Textile product mills + + +
Apparel manufacturing 24.2* 8.7 7.1-41.2
Wood product manufacturing 23.6* 7.8 8.2-38.9
Paper manufacturing + + +
Printing and related support activities 26.4 5.7 15.3-37.5
Petroleum and coal products manufacturing + + +
Chemical manufacturing 19.9 3.9 12.2-27.6
Plastics and rubber products manufacturing 34.4 7.7 19.3-49.5
Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing 31.4 8.8 14.0-48.7
Primary metal manufacturing 27.4 6.9 13.8-40.9
Fabricated metal product manufacturing 35.4 5.1 25.4-45.4
Machinery manufacturing 16.8 3.6 9.7-24.0
Computer and electronic product manufacturing 12.4 3.2 6.1-18.7
Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing + + +
Transportation equipment manufacturing 22.2 3.5 15.4-29.1
Furniture and related product manufacturing 16.2* 4.9 6.5-25.9
Miscellaneous manufacturing 21.6 4.7 12.4-30.9

* These estimates have a relative standard error >30% and <50% and should be used with caution as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

+ Estimates with a relative standard error >50% are not shown as they do not meet NCHS reliability/precision standards.

 

 
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