Work-Related Lung Disease Surveillance System (eWoRLD)
All Pneumoconiosis: Morbidity (Archive)
Occupational dust diseases of the lungs: Estimated rate (based on cases reported by employers, per 10,000 full-time workers) by industry division, U.S. private sector, 1973-2000
- indicates no data reported or data that do not meet BLS publication guidelines.
Note: Dust diseases of the lungs (pneumoconioses) include silicosis, asbestosis, coal workers’ pneumoconiosis, byssinosis, siderosis, and other pneumoconioses. See appendices for source description.
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics annual reports of occupational injuries and illnesses.
Reference Number: 2002T06-13
Date Posted: May 2003
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