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Office workers included starting in 1973.
Year Miners Fatalities Year Miners Fatalities Year Miners Fatalities Year Miners Fatalities
1900
1901
1902
1903
1904
1905
1906
1907
1908
1909
1910
1911
1912
1913
1914
1915
1916
1917
1918
1919
1920
1921
1922
1923
1924
1925
1926
1927
1928
1929
448,581
485,544
518,197
566,260
593,693
626,045
640,780
680,492
690,438
666,552
725,030
728,348
722,662
747,644
763,185
734,008
720,971
757,317
762,426
776,569
784,621
823,253
844,807
862,536
779,613
748,805
759,033
759,177
682,831
654,494
1,489
1,574
1,724
1,926
1,995
2,232
2,138
3,242
2,445
2,642
2,821
2,656
2,419
2,785
2,454
2,269
2,226
2,696
2,580
2,323
2,272
1,995
1,984
2,462
2,402
2,518
2,234
2,231
2,176
2,187
1930
1931
1932
1933
1934
1935
1936
1937
1938
1939
1940
1941
1942
1943
1944
1945
1946
1947
1948
1949
1950
1951
1952
1953
1954
1955
1956
1957
1958
1959
644,006
589,705
527,623
523,182
566,426
565,202
584,582
589,856
541,528
539,375
533,267
546,692
530,861
486,516
453,937
437,921
463,079
490,356
507,333
485,306
483,239
441,905
401,329
351,126
283,705
260,089
260,285
254,725
224,890
203,597
2,063
1,463
1,207
1,064
1,226
1,242
1,342
1,413
1,105
1,078
1,388
1,266
1,471
1,451
1,298
1,068
968
1,158
999
585
643
785
548
461
396
420
448
478
358
293
1960
1961
1962
1963
1964
1965
1966
1967
1968
1969
1970
1971
1972
1973
1974
1975
1976
1977
1978
1979
1980
1981
1982
1983
1984
1985
1986
1987
1988
1989
189,679
167,568
161,286
157,126
150,761
148,734
145,244
139,312
134,467
133,302
144,480
142,108
162,207
151,892
182,274
224,412
221,255
237,506
255,588
260,429
253,007
249,738
241,454
200,199
208,160
197,049
185,167
172,780
166,278
164,929
325
294
289
284
242
259
233
222
311
203
260
181
156
132
133
155
141
139
106
144
133
153
122
70
125
68
89
63
53
68
1990
1991
1992
1993
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
168,625
158,677
153,128
141,183
143,645
132,111
126,451
126,429
122,083
114,489
108,098
114,458
110,966
104,824
108,734
116,436
122,975
122,936
133,828
134,089
135,500
143,437
137,650
66
61
55
47
45
47
39
30
29
35
38
42
28
30
28
23
47
34
30
18
48
21
20