NATIONAL HEALTH INTERVIEW SURVEY: OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH SUPPLEMENT
Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction Industries
These charts summarize the 2010 NHIS-OHS data for the Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction industries in an effort to provide industry leaders with information so they can better understand health and exposure burdens specific to their workforce.
In the 2010 NHIS-OHS, the sample of those employed in the Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction industries consisted of 75 persons, representing approximately 721,000 workers. The charts linked below show the prevalence (rates) of selected health outcomes; work organization and psychosocial factors; and physical and chemical exposures among workers in the Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction industries. All Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction workers are compared to all U.S. workers combined, and comparisons are made among 3 specific Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction industries.
- Description of Mining and Oil & Gas Extraction workers in the US
- All industry sectors vs. the Mining and Oil & Gas Extraction sectors
- Health conditions
- Work organization factors
- Psychosocial exposures
- Physical and chemical exposures
- Page last reviewed: December 2, 2015
- Page last updated: December 2, 2015
- Content source:
- National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies