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Table 1 SDAC sample demographic characteristics of Australian adults of working age, 25–64 years (using weighted totals, rounded to the nearest 100)

From: Labour force participation and the cost of lost productivity due to cancer in Australia

  Long-term health condition
  No LTHC
Total (%)
Cancer
Total (%)
Any other LTHC
Total (%)
Total
 Survey Participants 18,990 355 15,048
 Weighted Population estimate 7,287,100 108,900 4,991,800
Sex (weighted)
 Male 3,641,800
50%
46,600
43%
2,420,400
48%
 Female 3,645,300
50%
62,300
57%
2,571,500
52%
Age (weighted)
 25–44 years 4,615,600
63%
18,500
17%
1,960,200
39%
 45–64 years 2,671,500
37%
90,400
83%
3,031,700
61%
Educational attainment (weighted)
 Non-tertiary 4,429,000
62%
75,500
71%
3,526,200
73%
 Tertiary 2,702,000
38%
30,100
29%
1,336,700
27%
Rurality (weighted)
 Major cities 5,610,800
77%
74,500
68%
3,425,500
69%
 Other areas 1,676,200
23%
34,400
32%
1,566,300
31%
  1. LTHC long-term health condition