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Work-related ill health and occupational disease

Rates of work-related illness have generally reduced over the last decade.

New cases of self-reported work-related ill health amongst people who have worked in the last 12 months

Note: average sampling variability +/- 7% on the total

New cases of self-reported work-related ill health amongst people who have worked in the last 12 months

Source: Labour Force Survey (LFS)

Note: No data on work-related illness from LFS was collected in 2002/03 and 2012/13

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Updated 2013-10-28