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Table 6 Productivity [WPAI] and age

From: COPD uncovered: an international survey on the impact of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease [COPD] on a working age population

   Age range   
  45-54 years 55-64 years 65-67 years  
WPAI     Total
  % mean [CI] % mean [CI] % mean [CI]  
  n n n n
Absenteeism 3.2% 6.5% 10.7% 4.7%
[% who missed work due [2.0, 4.4] [3.8, 9.3] [0.3, 21.0] [3.4, 5.9]
to COPD in the last week] n = 411 n = 216 n = 32 n = 659
Presenteeism 8.8% 11.7% 14.9% 10.0%
[% who were affected in [6.9, 10.7] [8.4, 15.1] [6.4, 23.3] [8.4, 11.7]
the last week due to their n = 447 n = 230 n = 33 n = 710
COPD]     
Regular activities 10.7% 15.4% 28.5% 13.0%
[% who were affected [8.5, 12.9] [11.7, 19.2] [18.2, 38.8] [11.1, 15.0 ]
within the last week due n = 447 n = 230 n = 33 n = 710
their COPD]