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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 - 03/31/2016)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

27986

3295

18776

1635

2

549

52243

AFGHANISTAN

17952

1342

15095

1644

1

146

36180

KUWAIT

3074

1147

3335

82

 

251

7889

Nation Pending

4007

531

2619

43

 

67

7267

UNITED STATES

506

87

2013

14

 

3

2623

PUERTO RICO

214

69

1242

5

 

 

1530

MARSHALL ISLANDS

590

48

496

7

 

 

1141

GERMANY

367

60

406

7

 

13

853

QATAR

125

68

459

15

2

5

674

In-Flight

352

16

160

1

 

 

529

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

235

45

236

12

 

1

529

COLOMBIA

225

45

185

13

 

9

477

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

49

26

349

12

 

9

445

DJIBOUTI

172

15

149

3

 

3

342

JAPAN

172

15

129

7

 

 

323

PAKISTAN

99

12

130

42

 

 

283

JORDAN

128

9

90

33

 

3

263

SAUDI ARABIA

66

23

132

20

 

1

242

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

110

27

91

4

 

 

232

BAHAMAS

61

26

123

 

 

 

210

Kosovo

76

4

98

2

 

 

180

ANTARCTICA

114

 

60

 

 

 

174

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

22

4

143

3

 

 

172

BAHRAIN

73

12

76

1

 

1

163

OMAN

38

31

68

3

 

 

140

SUDAN

50

7

81

2

 

 

140

HAITI

68

13

54

2

 

 

137

UNITED KINGDOM

44

6

74

1

 

 

125

CUBA

47

12

59

4

 

1

123

HONDURAS

46

7

55

2

 

 

110

ISRAEL

38

12

55

4

 

 

109

CHINA

25

15

64

3

 

 

107

LIBERIA

44

7

42

6

 

1

100

PHILIPPINES

41

7

42

3

 

 

93

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

48

7

31

2

 

 

88

ITALY

34

3

47

1

 

1

86

ROMANIA

68

3

13

1

 

 

85

TAIWAN

47

8

20

 

 

 

75

IRELAND

49

 

24

 

 

 

73

Acension Island, BRITISH

21

9

40

1

 

1

72

INDIA

29

1

40

2

 

 

72

TURKEY

40

2

24

5

 

1

72

KYRGYZSTAN

23

6

35

3

 

 

67

THAILAND

27

1

27

7

 

4

66

UGANDA

25

6

27

2

 

1

61

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

18

2

36

2

1

 

59

KENYA

21

3

29

5

 

 

58

INDONESIA

18

4

28

6

 

 

56

UZBEKISTAN

8

4

33

5

 

4

54

VIET NAM

24

2

23

2

 

3

54

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

21

7

25

 

 

 

53

SOUTH AFRICA

17

4

30

2

 

 

53

EGYPT

13

2

33

3

 

 

51

GUAM

16

3

23

 

 

 

42

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

26

3

12

 

 

 

41

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

21

1

16

 

 

 

38

PERU

16

3

15

2

 

2

38

AUSTRALIA

13

1

19

2

1

 

36

MEXICO

13

3

20

 

 

 

36

GEORGIA

8

3

17

2

 

2

32

GREECE

13

 

15

 

 

 

28

NIGERIA

10

1

13

4

 

 

28

SPAIN

8

 

19

1

 

 

28

CROATIA

4

 

23

 

 

 

27

CONGO

8

2

16

 

 

 

26

CYPRUS

18

 

7

 

 

1

26

HUNGARY

2

 

23

 

 

 

25

SIERRA LEONE

2

9

13

 

 

1

25

KAZAKHSTAN

8

1

14

 

 

 

23

NIGER

14

1

8

 

 

 

23

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

6

1

16

 

 

 

23

GUATEMALA

11

1

10

 

 

 

22

PANAMA

12

 

9

 

 

1

22

UKRAINE

5

1

13

3

 

 

22

CHAD

4

2

14

1

 

 

21

ETHIOPIA

7

2

12

 

 

 

21

GHANA

7

2

12

 

 

 

21

YEMEN

10

 

10

1

 

 

21

GUINEA

8

1

11

 

 

 

20

BURKINA FASO

8

1

10

 

 

 

19

GREENLAND

13

 

6

 

 

 

19

LEBANON

5

1

12

1

 

 

19

BRAZIL

4

 

13

 

 

 

17

CAMBODIA

5

2

7

2

 

 

16

MALI

3

 

10

3

 

 

16

MONGOLIA

4

 

11

 

 

1

16

SENEGAL

6

2

7

1

 

 

16

BELGIUM

6

1

7

1

 

 

15

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

2

 

11

2

 

 

15

BULGARIA

4

 

8

2

 

1

15

SINGAPORE

5

1

8

 

 

 

14

BOLIVIA

3

3

6

1

 

 

13

CANADA

5

 

8

 

 

 

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

EL SALVADOR

3

1

6

 

 

 

10

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

1

1

6

2

 

 

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

 

 

1

10

AUSTRIA

2

 

7

 

 

 

9

ECUADOR

1

 

8

 

 

 

9

RWANDA

3

1

5

 

 

 

9

TAJIKISTAN

3

1

3

2

 

 

9

GUYANA

2

 

5

1

 

 

8

PORTUGAL

4

 

4

 

 

 

8

SRI LANKA

2

 

5

1

 

 

8

AZERBAIJAN

4

 

3

 

 

 

7

BENIN

2

 

4

1

 

 

7

CAMEROON

2

 

4

 

 

1

7

NORWAY

1

 

5

1

 

 

7

SOMALIA

2

 

4

1

 

 

7

TUNISIA

3

 

4

 

 

 

7

BURUNDI

2

 

3

1

 

 

 

JAMAICA

1

 

4

1

 

 

 

MYANMAR

1

 

5

 

 

 

 

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

3

 

2

1

 

 

 

POLAND

2

 

4

 

 

 

 

ALGERIA

1

 

3

1

 

 

 

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

2

 

3

 

 

 

 

FRANCE

3

 

2

 

 

 

 

LATVIA

1

 

4

 

 

 

 

LITHUANIA

2

 

3

 

 

 

 

MADAGASCAR

1

1

2

1

 

 

 

MALAWI

 

1

3

 

 

1

 

MALAYSIA

2

 

3

 

 

 

 

MOROCCO

2

1

2

 

 

 

 

MOZAMBIQUE

2

1

1

1

 

 

 

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

 

4

 

 

 

 

ANGOLA

 

1

3

 

 

 

 

BOTSWANA

1

 

2

1

 

 

 

CHILE

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

GABON

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

GAMBIA

2

 

2

 

 

 

 

LUXEMBOURG

 

1

3

 

 

 

 

MALTA

1

 

2

1

 

 

 

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES

2

 

1

1

 

 

 

TIMOR-LESTE

2

 

2

 

 

 

 

VENEZUELA

1

1

2

 

 

 

 

ZAMBIA

1

 

1

2

 

 

 

BELIZE

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

CZECH REPUBLIC

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

FIJI

1

1

1

 

 

 

 

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

NAMIBIA

1

 

1

1

 

 

 

PARAGUAY

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

SURINAME

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

TURKMENISTAN

 

1

2

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

COSTA RICA

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

COTE DIVOIRE

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

EQUATORIAL GUINEA

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

ERITREA

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

FINLAND

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

GUADELOUPE

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

KIRIBATI

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

MAURITANIA

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

MAURITIUS

 

 

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: 189

58246

7201

48489

3737

7

1092

118772