Among the 41 states for which 2014 data are available, injury and illness incidence rates were higher than the national rate of 3.2 cases per 100 full-time workers in 19 states, lower than the national rate in 14 states and in the District of Columbia, and about the same as the national rate in 8 states.
State nonfatal occupational injury and illness incidence rates, private industry, 2014
3.9 and higher
3.5 to 3.8
3.1 to 3.4
2.7 to 3.0
2.6 and lower
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Note: the incidence rate is the number of nonfatal
injury and illness cases per 100 full-time workers.
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.