YOUNG WORKER SAFETY AND HEALTH
Selected Charts on Young Worker Employment, Injuries and Illnesses
Distribution of Employed Youth FTEs (Ages 16-17) by Occupation, United States, 2011
This pie chart shows the distribution of full type equivalents (FTEs) for employed youth ages 16-17 years by occupation in 2011. Service jobs were the primary occupation for 45% of all youth employment. This was followed by sales and office occupations with 32% of youth employment.
- Page last reviewed: June 19, 2014
- Page last updated: May 29, 2013
- Content source:
- National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Division of Safety Research