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Table 8 Financial loss from reduced working hours

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

Country N Annual average loss Lifetime average losses
   *[$] [se] **[$] [se]
Brazil 151 827[235] 5849 [1572]
China 215 77 [24] 678 [182]
Germany 161 923 [368] 8099 [3181]
Turkey 55 2,014 [585] 20,805 [6486]
UK 64 2,176 [924] 18,153 [8690]
USA 31 1,805 [1,223] 11,205 [8459]
Total Weighted 677 880 7,365
average***    
  1. *Average working hours lost × local average wage × $ppp
  2. **Sum of annual income loss each year up to statutory retirement age discounted to present value at 3.5% per annum
  3. *** Weighted average across whole sub-sample of 677 with work loss.