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Mining and Oil & Gas Extraction Sector Profile -Data Tables for Figures


Table 1. Prevalence of selected health conditions; work organization and psychosocial factors; and physical and chemical exposures among U.S. workers (Mining and Oil & Gas Extraction sectors vs. All U.S. workers, 2010)

  All U.S. workers Mining and Oil & Gas Extraction sectors
Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
Health Conditions Dermatitis in the past 12 months 1 9.8 0.3 9.2-10.3 + + +
Carpal tunnel syndrome in the past 12 months 1 3.1 0.2 2.8-3.4 + + +
Current asthma 1 7.2 0.2 6.7-7.6 + + +
Injury or poisoning at work in the past 12 months 1 2.8 0.4 2.0-3.4 + + +
Work Organization Factors Work 60 hours a week or more2 7.2 0.3 6.7-7.7 25.0 5.6 13.9-36.0
Work 48 hours a week or more2 18.7 0.4 18.0-19.5 50.4 6.9 36.8-64.0
Non-standard work arrangements 1 18.7 0.4 18.0-19.4 7.8* 3.5 1.0-14.6
Temporary employment 1 7.2 0.3 6.7-7.7 6.7* 3.2 0.4-13.0
Non-standard shifts 1 28.7 0.5 27.8-29.7 42.4 6.2 30.2-54.5
Psychosocial Exposures Job insecurity3 31.7 0.5 30.8-32.6 34.9 6.6 22.0-47.8
Work-family imbalance3 16.3 0.4 15.6-17.1 20.6 5.7 9.4-31.9
Hostile work environments 1 7.8 0.3 7.3-8.4 3.6* 1.6 0.5-6.8
Physical/Chemical Exposures Exposure to potential skin hazards at work 1 20.6 0.4 19.8-21.3 38.5 5.7 27.4-49.7
Exposure to secondhand smoke at work4 10.0 0.3 9.3-10.6 28.4 6.2 16.1-40.6
Exposure to outdoor work 1 24.7 0.4 23.8-25.6 65.4 6.0 53.6-77.2
Exposure to vapors, gas, dust, or fumes5 25.0 0.4 24.2-25.8 66.8 4.6 57.8-75.8

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..

+ Estimates with a relative standard error >50% are not shown 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 Mining and Oil & Gas Extraction subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 9.8 0.3 9.2-10.3
All Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction workers + + +
Oil and gas extraction -- -- --
Mining (except oil and gas) + + +
Support activities for mining and oil and gas extraction + + +

+ 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 3. Prevalence of carpal tunnel syndrome in the past 12 months among U.S. adults who worked in the past 12 months by Mining and Oil & Gas Extraction subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 3.1 0.2 2.8-3.4
All Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction workers + + +
Oil and gas extraction -- -- --
Mining (except oil and gas) -- -- --
Support activities for mining and oil and gas extraction + + +

+ 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 Mining and Oil & Gas Extraction subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 7.2 0.2 6.7-7.6
All Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction workers + + +
Oil and gas extraction -- -- --
Mining (except oil and gas) -- -- --
Support activities for mining and oil and gas extraction + + +

+ 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 Mining and Oil & Gas Extraction subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 18.7 0.4 18.0-19.5
All Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction workers 50.4 6.9 36.8-64.0
Oil and gas extraction + + +
Mining (except oil and gas) 39.1* 16.7 6.2-72.0
Support activities for mining and oil and gas extraction 61.0 7.6 46.1-75.8

* 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 Mining and Oil & Gas Extraction subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 18.7 0.4 18.0-19.4
All Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction workers 7.8* 3.5 1.0-14.6
Oil and gas extraction + + +
Mining (except oil and gas) -- -- --
Support activities for mining and oil and gas extraction 11.9* 5.4 1.4-22.5

* 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.

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

 

Table 7. Prevalence of temporary employment among U.S. adults who worked in the past 12 months by Mining and Oil & Gas Extraction subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 7.2 0.3 6.7-7.7
All Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction workers 6.7* 3.2 0.4-13.0
Oil and gas extraction + + +
Mining (except oil and gas) + + +
Support activities for mining and oil and gas extraction + + +

* 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 8. Prevalence of non-standard shifts among U.S. adults who worked in the past 12 months by Mining and Oil & Gas Extraction subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 28.7 0.5 27.8-29.7
All Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction workers 42.4 6.2 30.2-54.5
Oil and gas extraction -- -- --
Mining (except oil and gas) 47.6 12.5 22.9-72.3
Support activities for mining and oil and gas extraction 45.7 6.5 32.9-58.6

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

 

 

Table 9. Prevalence of job insecurity among working U.S. adults by Mining and Oil & Gas Extraction subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 31.7 0.5 30.8-32.6
All Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction workers 34.9 6.6 22.0-47.8
Oil and gas extraction 77.3 16.2 45.5-100.0
Mining (except oil and gas) 54.8 15.9 23.6-86.1
Support activities for mining and oil and gas extraction 17.3* 5.8 5.9-28.8

* 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 10. Prevalence of work-family imbalance among working U.S. adults by Mining and Oil & Gas Extraction subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 16.3 0.4 15.6-17.1
All Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction workers 20.6 5.7 9.4-31.9
Oil and gas extraction + + +
Mining (except oil and gas) + + +
Support activities for mining and oil and gas extraction 20.2* 7.2 6.1-34.4

* 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 Mining and Oil & Gas Extraction subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 7.8 0.3 7.3-8.4
All Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction workers 3.6* 1.6 0.5-6.8
Oil and gas extraction -- -- --
Mining (except oil and gas) + + +
Support activities for mining and oil and gas extraction + + +

* 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 Mining and Oil & Gas Extraction subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 20.6 0.4 19.8-21.3
All Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction workers 38.5 5.7 27.4-49.7
Oil and gas extraction + + +
Mining (except oil and gas) 35.2* 11.6 12.5-58.0
Support activities for mining and oil and gas extraction 42.2 5.9 30.6-53.8

* 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 Mining and Oil & Gas Extraction subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 24.7 0.4 23.8-25.6
All Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction workers 65.4 6.0 53.6-77.2
Oil and gas extraction 41.1* 19.8 2.2-80.0
Mining (except oil and gas) 61.5 11.9 38.1-84.9
Support activities for mining and oil and gas extraction 71.2 6.2 59.0-83.5

* 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.

 

 

Table 14. Prevalence of exposure to vapors, gas, dust, or fumes among U.S. adults who worked in the past 12 months by Mining and Oil & Gas Extraction subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 25 0.4 24.2-25.8
All Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction workers 66.8 4.6 57.8-75.8
Oil and gas extraction + + +
Mining (except oil and gas) 86.4 6.4 73.8-99.0
Support activities for mining and oil and gas extraction 58.6 6.0 46.8-70.5

+ Estimates with a relative standard error >50% are not shown 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 Mining and Oil & Gas Extraction subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 10.0 0.3 9.3-10.6
All Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction workers 28.4 6.2 16.1-40.6
Oil and gas extraction + + +
Mining (except oil and gas) 39.9* 14.4 11.5-68.3
Support activities for mining and oil and gas extraction 20.1* 6.6 7.1-33.2

* 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 15b. Prevalence of smoking among U.S. adults who worked in the past 12 months by Mining and Oil & Gas Extraction subsector, 2010

  Prevalence (%) Standard Error of Prevalence 95% Confidence Interval
All U.S. workers 19.7 0.4 18.9-20.4
All Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction workers 26.8 5.5 16.1-37.5
Oil and gas extraction + + +
Mining (except oil and gas) 32.8* 11.5 10.1-55.4
Support activities for mining and oil and gas extraction 25.2 6.6 12.2-38.2

* 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.

 

 
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