Absenteeism in the Workplace


Designed by Free H, Mobley A, Groenewold M, Luckhaupt S, Marovich S

[*]Defined as working fewer than 35 hrs during the reference week due to illness, injury or other medical issue.

[†]Defined as employed persons aged 16 years or older who usually work 35+ hours per week at all jobs combined.

[‡]Expected values based on monthly averages for the previous 5 seasons

[§]Defined as working fewer than 35 hrs during the reference week for non-economic reasons

[¶]Occupation classification based on subjects’ primary job

The data for these visualizations are available in an Excel workbook excel icon[XLS – 48 KB]

Page last reviewed: December 10, 2020