Claim Location

2018 allowed lost-time claims by location

The map below shows the number of allowed lost-time claims per 10,000 employees by incident location in 2018. The number of employees used in this calculation is from the Statistics Canada 2016 National Household Survey. The incident location has been mapped to Statistics Canada 2011 Census Divisions for the province of Ontario. The 2018 prov­incial rate for Ontario is 113.66 allowed lost-time claims for every 10,000 employees.

2018 claim rate by census division*

Schedule 1 and 2

Claim rate ranges per 10,000 employed workers

Colour legend for google map see downloadable excel link below for Claim Rate by District Data (xls, accessible)

Data source:
Schedule 1 and 2 allowed lost-time claims: WSIB – Data Hub
2011 National Household Survey: Data Tables: Statistics Canada. 2015. Place of Work Status (5), Industry – North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2007 (102), Sex (3) and Age Groups (11) for the Employed Labour Force Aged 15 Years and Over, in Private Households of Canada, Provinces, Territories and Census Divisions, 2016 National Household Survey. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 99-012-X2011049. Ottawa. Released March 4, 2014.

Data maturity:
Schedule 1 and 2 allowed lost-time claims: 2018 injury year as at March 2019

Data exclusions:
Schedule 1 and 2 allowed lost-time claims: allowed lost-time claims where claim location is Unknown, Ontario Navigational Waters and Outside of Ontario Employed Worker Census Count: Employed workers identified as having ‘No Fixed Place of Work’.


Data notations:
Census Division refers to Statistics Canada Census Divisions for Ontario
Claim rate is defined as the number of lost-time claims per 10,000 employed workers:
(Number of Schedule 1 and 2 allowed lost-time claims/Statistics Canada Employed Worker Census Count) x 10,000.

Download Claim Rate by District Data (xls, accessible)