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12442: Sickness absence for employees (16-69 år), by sex, industry (SIC2007) and institutional sector (per cent) 2008K1 - 2022K3

Unn H. Høydahl, Statistics Norway
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Øyvind Bruer-Skarsbø, Statistics Norway
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2022-12-01 08:00
Sickness absence rate:
per cent
Sickness absence rate, per cent change from the same quarter last year:
per cent
Sickness absence rate:
End of quarter
Sickness absence rate, per cent change from the same quarter last year:
End of each quarter
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Certain combinations of sex, industry and institutional sector contain to few enterprises for figures to be presented. From the 1st quarter of 2015, the statistics on sickness absence is based on a new data source, A-ordningen. Therefore, there is a break in the series between 2014 and 2015. An error was discovered which led to some man-days lost due to own sickness (lost man-days) being counted twice in the statistics. In the 3rd and 4th quarter of 2020, the published figures for sickness absence certified by a doctor was approximately 0.10 percentage points too high, and it increased further to around 0.16 percentage points in 2021. NAV and Statistics Norway published corrected figures back to 2018 on 2 June 2022. Statistics Norway published corrected figures back to 2015 on July 11th 2022 (except for 12439 which will be updated on 8th September).

sector

Central government, etc.

«Central government, etc.» includes the central government, Norge Bank and state lending institutions.