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TABLE B1

Summary of mean dose (EDE + CEDE) distribution by sex for year 1998

Occupational category Males Females
Number Mean dose Number Mean dose
Industrial radiography - permanent 1242 (3%) 0.6 26 (1%) 0.1
Industrial radiography - site 2234 (6%) 0.7 22 (1%) 0.3
Reactor operations 3509 (9%) 1.1 100 (4%) 0.9
Reactor maintenance 7889 (20%) 0.5 126 (5%) 0.2
Fuel fabrication 2800 (7%) 0.7 181 (7%) 0.3
Fuel reprocessing 3329 (9%) 1.2 392 (14%) 0.7
Waste treatment 1175 (3%) 0.6 116 (4%) 0.5
Radiation protection 1438 (4%) 0.7 186 (7%) 0.7
Luminising 1 (0%) 0.1 0 (0%) 0.0
Application + servicing 1316 (3%) 0.3 51 (2%) 0.1
Application + manipulation 1212 (3%) 0.8 346 (13%) 0.6
Transport work 136 (0%) 1.0 3 (0%) 0.3
Offshore work 835 (2%) 0.1 15 (1%) 0.2
Onshore drilling 99 (0%) 0.1 1 (0%) 0.0
Coal mining surface 3 (0%) 0.0 0 (0%) 0.0
Other mining underground 64 (0%) 12.5 0 (0%) 0.0
Other mining surface 3 (0%) 0.1 0 (0%) 0.0
Dental work 2 (0%) 0.1 1 (0%) 0.0
Veterinary work 81 (0%) 0.1 121 (4%) 0.1
Medical - doctors 12 (0%) 0.4 19 (1%) 0.4
Medical - nurses 0 (0%) 0.0 5 (0%) 0.6
Medical radiography 30 (0%) 0.1 22 (1%) 0.4
Medical physics 22 (0%) 0.4 4 (0%) 0.8
Medical - other 52 (0%) 0.8 31 (1%) 0.7
Quarrying 6 (0%) 0.1 1 (0%) 0.9
Academic research + teaching 629 (2%) 0.2 132 (5%) 0.0
Industrial research + teaching 1083 (3%) 0.3 161 (6%) 0.3
Defence - other 3 (0%) 0.1 0 (0%) 0.0
Nuclear industrial - other 3884 (10%) 0.8 273 (10%) 0.4
Other industrial 1711 (4%) 0.3 143 (5%) 0.2
Others 2595 (7%) 0.2 229 (8%) 0.1
Nuclear decommission 1159 (3%) 0.8 34 (1%) 0.4
Total all workers 38554   0.7 2741   0.4

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TABLE B2

Distribution of male workers by age for year 1998

Occupational category Age group (years) Total
0 15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 55 60 65
0 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 55 60 65  
Industrial radiography - permanent 0 5 44 101 146 193 209 193 176 115 50 10 1242
Industrial radiography - site 0 15 131 256 305 354 414 325 212 143 74 5 2234
Reactor operations 0 5 56 183 438 586 626 601 634 296 69 15 3509
Reactor maintenance 0 29 251 591 991 1304 1287 1373 1116 648 265 34 7889
Fuel fabrication 0 37 103 227 335 466 493 420 432 196 71 20 2800
Fuel reprocessing 0 0 163 336 551 556 552 481 422 204 59 5 3329
Waste treatment 0 1 64 126 188 237 199 146 115 76 21 2 1175
Radiation protection 0 0 24 87 193 258 263 248 200 106 49 10 1438
Luminising 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Application + servicing 0 4 63 134 219 229 198 144 155 98 53 19 1316
Application + manipulation 0 1 42 167 181 192 185 177 130 92 40 5 1212
Transport work 0 0 7 5 16 16 19 21 28 18 6 0 136
offshore work 0 0 88 181 186 146 126 66 31 6 4 1 835
onshore drilling 0 0 11 18 25 21 9 8 4 1 2 0 99
Coal mining surface 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
other mining undgrd. 0 0 0 1 9 12 16 11 5 8 2 0 64
other mining surface 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Dental work 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Veterinary work 0 1 1 3 10 13 13 14 12 7 5 2 81
Medical - doctors 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 3 2 3 0 12
Medical - nurses 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Medical radiography 0 0 0 0 0 6 9 10 1 2 2 0 30
Medical physics 0 0 1 1 7 6 3 2 2 0 0 0 22
Medical - other 0 0 0 3 6 7 7 10 11 6 2 0 52
Quarrying 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 6
Academic research + teaching 0 0 25 76 82 81 79 73 78 74 53 8 629
Industrial research + teaching 0 0 13 101 156 177 178 155 138 78 81 6 1083
Defence - other 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 3
Nuclear ind - other 0 59 213 408 546 631 523 532 456 324 152 40 3884
other industrial 0 10 112 153 196 249 267 237 253 143 76 15 1711
Others 0 15 126 262 330 405 355 396 380 210 101 15 2595
Nuclear decommission 0 6 42 116 136 197 185 174 181 93 25 4 1159
Totals 0 188 1581 3540 5255 6347 6219 5820 5177 2946 1265 216 38554

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TABLE B3

Distribution of female workers by age for year 1998

Occupational category Age group (years) Total
0 15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 55 60 65
15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 55 60 65  
Industrial radiography - permanent 0 0 1 5 5 6 3 3 2 1 0 0 26
Industrial radiography - site 0 1 3 5 3 2 4 3 1 0 0 0 22
Reactor operations 0 0 6 16 18 22 13 6 13 5 1 0 100
Reactor maintenance 0 1 11 26 39 11 10 10 9 6 3 0 126
Fuel fabrication 0 3 22 29 44 25 29 13 13 3 0 0 181
Fuel reprocessing 0 0 40 102 103 56 33 21 29 8 0 0 392
Waste treatment 0 0 8 23 24 16 13 18 11 2 1 0 116
Radiation protection 0 1 11 39 45 24 23 21 12 8 2 0 186
Luminising 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Application + servicing 0 0 6 11 7 7 7 2 6 2 3 0 51
Application + manipulation 0 0 26 57 75 45 38 27 39 30 9 0 346
Transport work 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
offshore work 0 0 2 11 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 15
onshore drilling 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Coal mining surface 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
other mining undgrd. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
other mining surface 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dental work 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
Veterinary work 0 7 30 23 23 17 13 5 2 1 0 0 121
Medical - doctors 0 0 0 1 3 3 0 2 7 3 0 0 19
Medical - nurses 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 5
Medical radiography 0 0 0 2 2 3 3 2 4 5 1 0 22
Medical physics 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 4
Medical - other 0 0 5 7 9 3 4 1 0 2 0 0 31
Quarrying 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Academic research + teaching 0 0 10 31 37 17 14 16 5 1 1 0 132
Industrial research + teaching 0 0 9 33 35 25 17 9 15 15 3 0 161
Defence - other 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nuclear industrial - other 0 1 27 55 70 40 35 21 12 10 2 0 273
other industrial 0 1 13 20 19 30 28 16 7 5 3 1 143
Others 0 3 24 46 49 43 21 13 18 10 2 0 229
Nuclear decommission 0 0 2 6 8 8 3 6 1 0 0 0 34
Totals 0 18 258 549 623 406 311 219 208 117 31 1 2741

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TABLE B4

Distribution of mean doses (EDE + CEDE) for male workers by age for year 1998

Occupational category Age group (years) Total
0 15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 55 60 65
15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 55 60 65  
Industrial radiography - permanent 0.0 0.3 0.7 0.9 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.8 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.6
Industrial radiography - site 0.0 1.1 0.8 0.9 0.8 0.6 0.9 0.6 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.6 0.7
Reactor operations 0.0 1.0 1.8 1.4 1.2 1.0 1.1 1.0 1.0 1.2 0.9 1.3 1.1
Reactor maintenance 0.0 0.1 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.5
Fuel fabrication 0.0 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.5 0.1 0.7
Fuel reprocessing 0.0 0.0 1.1 1.1 1.0 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.4 0.6 0.2 1.2
Waste treatment 0.0 0.0 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.3 0.6
Radiation protection 0.0 0.0 1.6 0.6 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.6 0.7 0.3 0.1 0.7
Luminising 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Application + servicing 0.0 0.2 0.7 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.6 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.3
Application + manipulation 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.9 0.8 0.9 0.7 0.6 0.9 1.0 0.9 0.0 0.8
Transport work 0.0 0.0 0.9 2.0 2.0 0.5 0.5 0.3 1.3 1.0 0.4 0.0 1.0
offshore work 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.1
onshore drilling 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Coal mining surface 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
other mining underground 0.0 0.0 0.0 15.5 13.0 10.8 12.8 14.6 12.4 10.7 10.5 0.0 12.5
other mining surface 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Dental work 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Veterinary work 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.1
Medical - doctors 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.0 0.4
Medical - nurses 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Medical radiography 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1
Medical physics 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.1 0.9 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4
Medical - other 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.4 1.0 0.2 0.4 2.1 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.8
Quarrying 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Academic research + teaching 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.5 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.0 0.2
Industrial research + teaching 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.3
Defence - other 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Nuclear industrial- other 0.0 0.8 1.0 0.8 1.0 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.1 0.8
other industrial 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.0 0.3
Others 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2
Nuclear decommission 0.0 1.5 1.2 0.9 1.1 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.4 0.9 0.7 0.0 0.8
Totals 0.0 0.5 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.4 0.2 0.7

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TABLE B5

Distribution of mean doses (EDE + CEDE) for female workers by age for year 1998

Occupational category Dose range (mSv)
0 15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 55 60 65 Total
15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 55 60 65  
Industrial radiography - permanent 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1
Industrial radiography - site 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.7 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3
Reactor operations 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.4 0.8 0.6 1.1 0.3 1.0 1.0 0.7 0.0 0.9
Reactor maintenance 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.4 0.4 0.0 0.2
Fuel fabrication 0.0 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.6 0.4 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.3
Fuel reprocessing 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.8 1.3 0.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.7
Waste treatment 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.7 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.5
Radiation protection 0.0 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.9 0.6 0.8 1.3 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.0 0.7
Luminising 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Application + servicing 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Application + manipulation 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.5 0.4 0.6 0.7 0.5 0.8 1.0 1.3 0.0 0.6
Transport work 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3
Offshore work 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
Onshore drilling 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Coal mining surface 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other mining underground 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other mining surface 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Dental work 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Veterinary work 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 2.9 0.0 0.0 0.1
Medical - doctors 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.9 0.3 0.0 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.4
Medical - nurses 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.0 0.0 1.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6
Medical - radiography 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.5 0.0 0.2 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.4
Medical - physics 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 1.2 0.0 0.0 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8
Medical - other 0.0 0.0 0.3 1.2 0.4 0.1 0.9 0.0 0.0 1.6 0.0 0.0 0.7
Quarrying 0.0 0.0 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9
Academic research + teaching 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Industrial research + teaching 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.0 0.3
Defence - other 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Nuclear industrial - other 0.0 0.6 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.6 0.4 0.4 0.6 0.4 0.6 0.0 0.4
Other industrial 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.0 0.2
Others 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.7 0.0 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.1
Nuclear decommission 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.6 0.6 1.2 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4
Totals 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.0 0.4
Updated 2015-09-14