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Office of Workers' Compensation Programs (OWCP)

Division of Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation (DLHWC)

Defense Base Act Case Summary by Nation

Disclaimer:

The OWCP Defense Base Act Case Summary Reports (DBA Case Summaries) are compiled from data maintained by the Department of Labor, Office of Workers' Compensation Programs (OWCP), Division of Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation (DLHWC) in the administration of the Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act and its extensions. These reports do not constitute the complete or official casualty statistics of civilian contractor injuries and deaths. They are offered as general information to the public who may be interested in the scope of civilian government contracting overseas.

The data below reflects the number of cases created under the DBA for the time period specified, sorted by Nation.

The columns show the different Case Types: NLT ( no lost time), LTO (lost time 3 days or less), LT4 (lost time 4 days or more), DEA (death), COP (salary continuation), OTH (other or unknown). For more information about this report, click here.

 

DBA CUMULATIVE REPORT BY NATION (09/01/2001 - 06/30/2016)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

28212

3303

18906

1637

2

549

52609

AFGHANISTAN

18193

1343

15348

1650

1

146

36681

KUWAIT

3142

1153

3383

82

 

251

8011

Nation Pending

4196

533

2694

43

 

67

7533

UNITED STATES

522

87

2020

14

 

4

2647

PUERTO RICO

221

69

1248

5

 

 

1543

MARSHALL ISLANDS

639

48

514

8

 

 

1209

GERMANY

374

61

411

7

 

13

866

QATAR

128

69

464

16

2

5

684

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

244

46

240

12

 

1

543

In-Flight

363

16

161

1

 

 

541

COLOMBIA

226

45

185

13

 

9

478

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

49

26

349

12

 

9

445

DJIBOUTI

175

15

154

3

 

3

350

JAPAN

177

15

137

8

 

 

337

PAKISTAN

102

12

134

42

 

 

290

JORDAN

132

9

95

33

 

3

272

SAUDI ARABIA

70

24

136

22

 

1

253

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

120

27

96

4

 

 

247

BAHAMAS

61

26

125

 

 

 

212

Kosovo

78

5

100

2

 

 

185

ANTARCTICA

121

 

62

 

 

 

183

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

22

4

142

3

 

 

171

BAHRAIN

75

12

78

1

 

1

167

OMAN

37

31

71

3

 

 

142

SUDAN

50

7

83

2

 

 

142

HAITI

69

13

55

2

 

 

139

UNITED KINGDOM

46

6

76

1

 

 

129

CUBA

51

12

60

4

 

1

128

ISRAEL

40

12

58

4

 

 

114

HONDURAS

48

7

55

2

 

 

112

CHINA

25

15

65

3

 

 

108

LIBERIA

43

7

45

6

 

1

102

Acension Island, BRITISH

24

18

53

1

 

1

97

PHILIPPINES

42

7

43

3

 

 

95

ITALY

37

3

49

1

 

1

91

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

50

8

31

2

 

 

91

ROMANIA

68

3

13

1

 

 

85

TAIWAN

47

8

22

 

 

 

77

TURKEY

42

2

26

6

 

1

77

IRELAND

50

 

24

 

 

 

74

INDIA

29

1

40

2

 

 

72

KYRGYZSTAN

23

6

35

3

 

 

67

THAILAND

28

1

27

7

 

4

67

UGANDA

28

5

27

3

 

1

64

KENYA

21

3

30

5

 

 

59

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

18

2

36

2

1

 

59

INDONESIA

18

5

29

6

 

 

58

UZBEKISTAN

9

4

33

5

 

4

55

VIET NAM

25

2

23

2

 

3

55

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

21

7

25

 

 

 

53

SOUTH AFRICA

17

4

30

2

 

 

53

EGYPT

13

2

34

3

 

 

52

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

24

1

18

 

 

 

43

GUAM

17

3

23

 

 

 

43

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

26

3

12

 

 

 

41

PERU

17

3

15

2

 

2

39

AUSTRALIA

14

1

19

2

1

 

37

MEXICO

12

3

21

 

 

 

36

GEORGIA

8

3

17

2

 

2

32

SIERRA LEONE

7

9

13

 

 

1

30

GREECE

13

 

16

 

 

 

29

NIGERIA

10

1

14

4

 

 

29

SPAIN

9

 

19

1

 

 

29

CONGO

9

2

16

 

 

 

27

CROATIA

4

 

23

 

 

 

27

CYPRUS

19

 

7

 

 

1

27

CHAD

5

2

15

4

 

 

26

HUNGARY

2

 

23

 

 

 

25

NIGER

15

1

9

 

 

 

25

KAZAKHSTAN

8

1

15

 

 

 

24

UKRAINE

7

1

13

3

 

 

24

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

6

1

16

 

 

 

23

GHANA

8

2

12

 

 

 

22

GUATEMALA

11

1

10

 

 

 

22

PANAMA

12

 

9

 

 

1

22

ETHIOPIA

7

2

12

 

 

 

21

YEMEN

10

 

10

1

 

 

21

GUINEA

8

1

11

 

 

 

20

BRAZIL

5

 

14

 

 

 

19

BURKINA FASO

8

1

10

 

 

 

19

GREENLAND

13

 

6

 

 

 

19

LEBANON

5

1

12

1

 

 

19

BELGIUM

6

1

10

1

 

 

18

SENEGAL

7

2

8

1

 

 

18

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

3

 

12

2

 

 

17

CAMBODIA

6

2

7

2

 

 

17

BULGARIA

5

 

8

2

 

1

16

MALI

3

 

10

3

 

 

16

MONGOLIA

4

 

11

 

 

1

16

SINGAPORE

6

1

8

 

 

 

15

CANADA

5

 

9

 

 

 

14

BOLIVIA

3

3

6

1

 

 

13

NEPAL

5

 

7

 

 

 

12

NETHERLANDS

5

4

3

 

 

 

12

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

4

1

7

 

 

 

12

ALBANIA

 

2

8

 

 

1

11

ARMENIA

5

 

5

1

 

 

11

BANGLADESH

6

1

4

 

 

 

11

ICELAND

8

 

3

 

 

 

11

SAINT HELENA

3

5

3

 

 

 

11

AUSTRIA

2

 

8

 

 

 

10

EL SALVADOR

3

1

6

 

 

 

10

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

1

1

6

2

 

 

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

 

 

1

10

ECUADOR

1

 

8

 

 

 

9

GUYANA

3

 

5

1

 

 

9

RWANDA

3

1

5

 

 

 

9

TAJIKISTAN

3

1

3

2

 

 

9

CAMEROON

2

 

5

 

 

1

8

NORWAY

2

 

5

1

 

 

8

PORTUGAL

4

 

4

 

 

 

8

SRI LANKA

2

 

5

1

 

 

8

AZERBAIJAN

3

 

4

 

 

 

7

BENIN

2

 

4

1

 

 

7

JAMAICA

1

 

5

1

 

 

7

MALAWI

1

1

4

 

 

1

7

MYANMAR

2

 

5

 

 

 

7

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

4

 

2

1

 

 

7

SOMALIA

2

 

4

1

 

 

7

TUNISIA

3

 

4

 

 

 

7

BURUNDI

2

 

3

1

 

 

 

MOROCCO

3

1

2

 

 

 

 

POLAND

2

 

4

 

 

 

 

ALGERIA

1

 

3

1

 

 

 

CHILE

2

 

3

 

 

 

 

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

2

 

3

 

 

 

 

FRANCE

3

 

2

 

 

 

 

LATVIA

1

 

4

 

 

 

 

LITHUANIA

1

 

4

 

 

 

 

MADAGASCAR

1

1

2

1

 

 

 

MALAYSIA

2

 

3

 

 

 

 

MOZAMBIQUE

2

1

1

1

 

 

 

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

 

4

 

 

 

 

ANGOLA

 

1

3

 

 

 

 

BOTSWANA

1

 

2

1

 

 

 

GABON

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

GAMBIA

2

 

2

 

 

 

 

LUXEMBOURG

 

1

3

 

 

 

 

MALTA

1

 

2

1

 

 

 

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES

2

 

1

1

 

 

 

SURINAME

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

TIMOR-LESTE

2

 

2

 

 

 

 

TURKMENISTAN

 

1

3

 

 

 

 

VENEZUELA

1

1

2

 

 

 

 

ZAMBIA

1

 

1

2

 

 

 

BELIZE

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

COSTA RICA

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

CZECH REPUBLIC

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

FIJI

1

1

1

 

 

 

 

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

NAMIBIA

1

 

1

1

 

 

 

PARAGUAY

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

ARGENTINA

 

2

 

 

 

 

 

BARBADOS

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE

1

1

 

 

 

 

 

DOMINICA

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

GUINEA-BISSAU

1

1

 

 

 

 

 

HONG KONG

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

LAO PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

MAURITANIA

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

MAURITIUS

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

NEW ZEALAND

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

SLOVAKIA

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

SLOVENIA

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

SWEDEN

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

SWITZERLAND

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRITISH

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

ALAND ISLANDS

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

AMERICAN SAMOA

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

BRUNEI DARUSSALAM

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

COTE DIVOIRE

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

EQUATORIAL GUINEA

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

ERITREA

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

ESTONIA

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

FINLAND

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

GUADELOUPE

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

KIRIBATI

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

MICRONESIA, FEDERATED STATES OF

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

PALAU

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

SAMOA

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

SAN MARINO

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

SEYCHELLES

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOLOMON ISLANDS

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

SWAZILAND

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

URUGUAY

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

ZIMBABWE

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

Grand Total: 191

59173

7233

49143

3755

7

1093

120404