Data Center

Data Reports

The Data Center leads CPWR’s work to share timely, relevant, and data-driven information with the construction industry. Our newest publication is the Data Bulletin, published six times a year; it succeeds the Quarterly Data Report.


Fatal Injury Trends in the Construction Industry, 2011-2022
Cover of the May 2024 Data Bulletin
Trenching Injuries, Citations and Penalties in Construction
Fatal and Nonfatal Falls in the U.S Construction Industry, 2011-2022


Labor Force Characteristics in Construction and All Industries, 2011-2022
Women in Construction: Employment, Business Owner, and Injury Trends
Fatal and Nonfatal Focus Four Injuries in Construction
January 2023 Data Bulletin cover page
Leading Causes of All Deaths Among Current, Retired, and Former Construction Workers


cover of September 2022 Data Bulleting with title, this issue details, key findings listed, an introduction to the publication and an image of a worker on a street with orange cones situated for traffic safety.
Fatal and Nonfatal Transportation Injuries in the Construction Industry, 2011-2020
first page of July Data Bulletin used as a thumbnail
Impact of COVID-19 on the Construction Industry: 2 Years in Review
May 2022 Data Bulletin cover page
Fatal and Nonfatal Injuries in the Construction Industry
cover page of January 2022 Data Bulletin
Construction Worker Mental Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic


November 2021 Data Bulletin cover page as thumbnail.
Construction Safety Management During the COVID-19 Pandemic
OSHA Inspections and Citations for Fall Protection in Construction and the Impact of COVID-19
Cover page of April 2021 Data Bulletin
Fatal and Nonfatal Struck-by Injuries in the Construction Industry, 2011-2019
Cover page of June2021 Data Bulletin
Construction Employment, Businesses, and COVID-19 Vaccinations During the Pandemic


November 2020 Data Bulletin
Impact of COVID-19 on Construction Businesses and Productions
Impact of COVID-19 on Construction Workers and Businesses
Coronavirus and Health Disparities in Construction
Health Insurance Coverage in the Construction Industry


Fourth Quarter – Overdose Fatalities at Worksites and Opioid Use in the Construction Industry
Third Quarter – Trends of Musculoskeletal Disorders and Interventions in the Construction Industry
Second Quarter – Trends of Fall Injuries and Prevention in the Construction Industry
First Quarter – Nonstandard work arrangements in the construction industry


Fourth Quarter – Deaths and Injuries Involving Elevators or Escalators in Construction and the General Population
Third Quarter – Fatal Injuries among Small Construction Establishments
Second Qrtr 2018
Second Quarter – Fatal Injuries at Road Construction Sites among Construction Workers
First Quarter – Union Effect on Safety Management and Safety Culture in the Construction Industry


Fourth Quarter – Caught-in/between Injuries and Prevention in the Construction Industry
Third Quarter – Electrocutions and Prevention in the Construction Industry
Second Quarter – Struck-by Injuries and Prevention in the Construction Industry

Xuanwen Wang, PhD, Rebecca Katz, MPH, Scott Schneider, CIH, Babak Memarian, PhD, Xiuwen Sue Dong, DrPH

First Quarter – Fall Injuries and Prevention in the Construction Industry


Fourth Quarter – Health, Healthcare, and Medical Expenditures among Construction Workers
Third Quarter – Workplace Safety and Health Perceptions of Construction Workers
2nd Quarter 2016
Second Quarter – Safety Management and Safety Culture among Small Construction Firms
1st Quarter 2016
First Quarter – Hispanic Employment and Business Owners in the U.S. Construction Industry


4th Quarter 2015
Fourth Quarter – Impact of the Affordable Care Act on health insurance coverage and healthcare utilization among construction workers
Third Quarter QDR final
Third Quarter – Fatal and nonfatal injuries among construction trades between 2003 and 2014
Second Quarter cover
Second Quarter – Temporary Workers in the Construction Industry
January 2015 Report
First Quarter – Employment Trends and Projections in Construction


Pages from Data Brief- New Trends in Fatalities among Construction Workers
Vol. 3, No. 2 – New Trends in Fatalities among Construction Workers
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Vol. 3, No. 1 – Green Construction Update

This Data Brief focuses on the rise of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) registration and certification, green job growth in construction and other industries, and safety training on green technologies required by employers.


Vol. 2, No. 2 – Fatal and Nonfatal Injuries among Hispanic Construction Workers
Vol. 2, No. 1 – Health Insurance Coverage and Health Care Utilization Among Hispanic Construction Workers
Vol. 1, No. 1 – Hispanic Employment in Construction