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Table 2 Labour force participation of participants (weighted)a

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

Health condition Employed FT
Number (%)
Employed PT
Number (%)
NILF
Number (%)
Total weighted population estimate
No LTHC 4,585,900
62.9%
1,589,700
21.8%
887,100
12.2%
7,287,000
Cancer 27,300
25.3%
30,400
28.1%
50,100
46.4%
108,100
Any other LTHC 2,328,700
46.8%
1,104,900
22.2%
1,344,100
27.0%
4,975,900
  1. LTHC long-term health condition, FT full-time, PT part-time, NILF not in the labour force, have not looked for work in the last 4 weeks, and do not intend to work or look for work in the future
  2. aThe number and percentage of people who were ‘unemployed’ were not presented due to low unemployment rate in Australia, and hence the low sample number of unemployed people