Adolescent Workers: Prevention of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses

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Where do teens work and where are they injured?

Percentage of total workers, ages 16–19, by industry4

Work Location of Teens Chart

Part One: Page 5 of 9

4. Source: BLS 2016
(https://www.bls.gov/cps/lfcharacteristics.htm#occindExternal; https://www.bls.gov/iif/oshcdnew2016.htmExternal)
Industrial category includes construction, manufacturing, transportation and utilities

Page last reviewed: January 2, 2019