Table 3

Most common occupations defined as exposed for men and women separately

Women—5 most common occupations defined as exposedMen—5 most common occupations defined as exposed
Job titlen (%)*Job titlen (%)†
Domestic and related helpers, cleaners and launderers455 (56)Building finishers and related trades workers1060 (16)
Building caretakers, window and related cleaners58 (7)Motor vehicle drivers669 (10)
Assemblers54 (7)Material recording and transport clerks587 (9)
Material recording and transport clerks46 (6)Assemblers495 (8)
Other machine operators not elsewhere classified43 (5)Building frame and related trades workers483 (7)
  • *Percentages refer to percent of all exposed women.

  • †Percentages refer to percent of all exposed men.