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Table 4 Distribution of main DP cause by age group and DP type (weighted %)

From: Disability pension receipt in young adults: an analysis of the Swiss Social protection and labour market (SESAM) data

Main cause of DP DP recipients aged 18–39 (N = 302) DP recipients aged 25–39 (n = 264) Full-DP-recipients aged 18–39 (n = 192)
Disorder
 Congenital 25.23 20.82 31.34
 Mental 51.15 53.56 54.46
 Nervous system (6.74) (6.90) (4.79)
 Musculoskeletal (7.08) (7.55) (4.29)
 Other (6.00) (6.62) (3.58)
Accident
 Musculoskeletal (2.08) (2.49) X
 Other (1.72) (2.07) X
  1. Source: SESAM, FSO. DP recipients received a DP in the survey participation year and were not DP recipients 12 months preceding their survey participation. Full-DP recipients received a full DP in the survey participation year and were not DP recipients 12 months preceding their survey participation. Figures in brackets: Extrapolation based on less than 50 observations. The results should be interpreted with great caution. X: Extrapolation based on less than five observations. The results cannot be published for data protection reasons