Report

Work-related hospitalised injuries, Australia 2006–07 to 2013–14

9 Nov 2017
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There were 617,755 hospitalised cases funded by workers’ compensation in Australia in the period from 2006–07 to 2013–14, with 72% being male and 96% aged 15–64.

Almost 38% of these cases were hospitalised primarily due to a musculoskeletal-related condition while 32% were hospitalised primarily due to injury and poisoning. There were 234,104 hospitalised cases reported as work related over this period, with 61% being funded by workers’ compensation.

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978-1-76054-228-3 (PDF)
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CC BY
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2017
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