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Table 3 Increased number of person years in the labour force & the associated increased in total incomes over the ten years from 1993 to 2003 due to the interventions

From: The impact of diabetes prevention on labour force participation and income of older Australians: an economic study

  Age group in 2003 Over ten years
   Total person years Total incomes (2003 dollars)
For pharmaceutical intervention using metformin
Male 45-49 28 1,263,000
  50-54 97 4,319,000
  55-59 282 12,578,000
  60-64 683 30,486,000
Female 45-49 11 347,000
  50-54 42 1,329,000
  55-59 679 21,629,000
  60-64 790 25,144,000
Total   2,612 97,095,000
For lifestyle intervention
Male 45-49 43 1,896,000
  50-54 125 5,595,000
  55-59 358 15,967,000
  60-64 753 33,599,000
Female 45-49 11 347,000
  50-54 42 1,329,000
  55-59 816 25,983,000
  60-64 890 28,334,000
Total   3,038 113,049,000
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