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Table 1 Number of workers examined special health check for formaldehyde by types of industries and years in Korea, 2001–2010

From: Does formaldehyde have a causal association with nasopharyngeal cancer and leukaemia?

Industry 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
D. Manufacturing 3359 4352 4912 5257 5527 7220 5371 9050 8305
P. Human health and social work activities 108 1072 1366 1915 2324 2845 2204 4643 4473
N. Public administration and defense; compulsory social security    13 197 1036 1323 1135 3128 1018
R. Membership organizations, repair and other personal services 32 69 125 176 255 222 94 461 131
M. Business facilities management and business support services 33 15 107 147 84 191 172 302 510
F. Construction 1 4 25 16 123 79 16 58 6
Others 12 24 111 113 126 91 69 83 96
Total 3545 5536 6659 7821 9475 11,971 9061 17,725 14,539
  1. Industries are classified by the 8th Korean standard industrial classification
  2. Source: Kim EA et al. [12]