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Table 5-13
Absence rates for full-time employees by sex and occupation — Legal, social and religious workers

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Legal, social and religious workers
  Incidence Inactivity rate Days lost per worker in year
Total Illness or disability Personal or family responsibilities Total Illness or disability Personal or family responsibilities Total Illness or disability Personal or family responsibilities
  percent   days
Both sexes 1  
1998 6.1 4.5 1.6 3.2 2.5 0.6 7.9 6.4 1.5
1999 7.2 5.3 1.9 3.6 3.0 0.6 9.1 7.6 1.5
2000 7.5 5.7 1.8 3.5 2.9 0.7 8.8 7.2 1.7
2001 8.3 6.3 2.0 3.9 3.1 0.7 9.7 7.9 1.8
2002 8.6 6.1 2.5 3.9 3.1 0.8 9.7 7.7 2.0
2003 8.4 6.2 2.2 3.8 3.1 0.8 9.6 7.7 1.9
2004 9.4 6.9 2.5 4.4 3.5 0.9 11.1 8.8 2.2
2005 8.9 6.3 2.6 3.7 3.0 0.8 9.3 7.4 1.9
2006 9.1 6.6 2.5 3.9 2.9 1.0 9.8 7.3 2.5
2007 10.5 7.5 3.0 5.0 3.9 1.1 12.4 9.6 2.8
2008 9.6 6.6 3.0 4.1 3.1 1.0 10.4 7.8 2.6
Males  
1998 3.8 2.6 F 1.8 1.3 F 4.4 3.3 F
1999 5.4 4.0 1.4 2.7 2.2 0.5 6.7 5.5 1.2
2000 5.2 3.6 1.6 2.2 1.7 0.6 5.6 4.2 1.4
2001 6.0 4.3 1.7 2.5 2.1 0.5 6.3 5.1 1.2
2002 5.8 3.9 2.0 2.6 1.9 0.7 6.5 4.6 1.8
2003 6.1 4.2 1.8 2.9 2.3 0.7 7.3 5.7 1.6
2004 7.0 5.1 2.0 3.3 2.5 0.8 8.4 6.4 2.0
2005 8.1 5.8 2.3 3.5 2.9 0.6 8.7 7.1 1.6
2006 7.1 5.0 2.0 2.9 1.9 0.9 7.2 4.9 2.4
2007 7.7 5.2 2.5 3.3 2.3 1.1 8.4 5.7 2.7
2008 7.1 3.9 3.3 3.0 1.8 1.2 7.4 4.4 3.0
Females 1  
1998 7.6 5.8 1.8 4.2 3.4 0.7 10.4 8.6 1.8
1999 8.4 6.2 2.2 4.3 3.6 0.7 10.9 9.1 1.8
2000 8.9 7.0 1.9 4.4 3.7 0.7 11.1 9.2 1.9
2001 9.6 7.5 2.1 4.7 3.8 0.9 11.7 9.5 2.2
2002 10.1 7.3 2.8 4.7 3.8 0.8 11.7 9.6 2.1
2003 9.7 7.3 2.4 4.4 3.5 0.8 10.9 8.9 2.0
2004 10.8 8.0 2.9 5.1 4.1 1.0 12.7 10.3 2.4
2005 9.4 6.6 2.7 3.9 3.0 0.8 9.7 7.6 2.1
2006 10.2 7.4 2.8 4.5 3.5 1.1 11.3 8.7 2.6
2007 12.0 8.7 3.3 5.9 4.7 1.1 14.7 11.9 2.8
2008 11.0 8.1 2.9 4.8 3.9 0.9 12.1 9.7 2.3
Data from 1987 to 1996 include maternity leave.