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Table 4 Characteristics of workers absent due to illness, by quantiltes (above/below the median income), 2010

From: The economic burden of health disparities related to socioeconomic status in Israel

  Working individuals (N) Missed full day of work (N) Percent of workers absent Avg. absence in month per absentee (days) Avg. wage of absentees (2010 USD) Avg. wage of non-absent individuals (2010 USD)
Submedian 1,139,019 197,348 17.3% 4.57 1476 1661
Above-median 1,080,272 165,831 15.4% 3.67 3066 3437