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Nonfatal Occupational Injuries and Illnesses Requiring Days Away From Work, 2014

Categories: Health/Medical,Labor/Employment,Statistics

Covers rates of lost work days due to occupational injuries and illnesses (overall 107.1 cases per 10,000 full time workers) in 2014 for private, state, and local sectors of employment. Includes details on types of injuries, occupations and industries, and demographic characteristics of workers. From the Bureau of Labor Statistics


Highlights of Women’s Earnings in 2014

Categories: Headlines,Income/Poverty,Labor/Employment,Statistics,Women

Women’s earnings were 83% of those of men in 2014, up from 62% in 1979, the first year for which comparable earnings data are available. The statistics tables cover age, race and ethnicity, education, occupation, state of residence, and weekly work hours. From the Bureau of Labor Statistics


Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses: 2014

Categories: Health/Medical,Labor/Employment,Statistics

The nearly 3 million nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses in 2014 occurred at a rate of 3.2 cases per 100 equivalent full-time workers. The 2014 rate continues a pattern of decline seen in most years over the past decade. From the Bureau of Labor Statistics


Labor Law Highlights, 1915-2015

Categories: Children,Labor Unions,Labor/Employment,Statistics,Women

Highlights important labor law legislation enacted in the past 100 years in the U.S. Includes child labor law, gender and racial equality, working conditions, and union membership. From the Bureau of Labor Statistics


Summary of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement

Describes five defining features of the trade agreement which is designed to promote open trade and regional integration. Also provides a summary of the 30 chapters covering such topics as trade rules, customs, intellectual property, electronic commerce, labor, environment, competition policy, and dispute settlement. From the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative


Multifactor Productivity Trends for Detailed Industries, 2013

Categories: Business/Economics,Labor/Employment,Manufacturing,Statistics

Reports that productivity increased in 38 of the 86 4-digit NAICS manufacturing industries in 2013. From the Bureau of Labor Statistics


Career Paths of Beginning Public School Teachers: Results from the First Through Fifth Waves of the 2007-08 Beginning Teacher Longitudinal Survey

Categories: Education,Labor/Employment,Statistics

Presents 5 year longitudinal data on attrition and mobility for public school teachers by selected teacher characteristics. From the National Center for Education Statistics


International Migration Outlook 2015

Categories: Immigration/Migration,Labor/Employment,Statistics

Analyzes recent developments in migration movements and policies in OECD countries as well as some nonmember countries. Also includes recent labor market outcomes of immigrants in OECD countries. From the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development


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