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Table 1 Potential NRL claims as a percentage of HCW population and total healthcare workers' compensation

From: Workers' compensation claims related to natural rubber latex gloves among Oregon healthcare employees from 1987–1998

Year Estimated Number of Claims Estimated HCW Population Percentage Filing Potential NRL Claims Claims per 10,000 HCW's Total Number of Healthcare W.C. Claims Reported Potential NRL Claims as a Percentage of All Healthcare W.C. Claims
1987 2 74,639 0.0027% 0.268 3,063 0.0653%
1988 5 77,284 0.0065% 0.647 3,223 0.1551%
1989 1 81,835 0.0012% 0.122 2,746 0.0364%
1990 2 84,961 0.0024% 0.235 2,316 0.0864%
1991 4 87,406 0.0046% 0.458 2,247 0.1780%
1992 8 89,028 0.0090% 0.899 2,175 0.3678%
1993 3 91,118 0.0033% 0.329 2,139 0.1403%
1994 9 92,896 0.0097% 0.969 2,029 0.4436%
1995 0 95,299 0.0000% 0.000 1,834 0.0000%
1996 9 98,387 0.0091% 0.915 1,746 0.5155%
1997 9 101,763 0.0088% 0.884 1,535 0.5863%
1998 13 104,454 0.0124% 1.245 1,433 0.9072%
Average 5.42 89,922.5 0.0058% 0.581 2,207 0.2902%