"Number of days^1^ lost through sickness per worker^2^ ^3^, 1993 to 2017, UK",""
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"Notes","1. A day is defined as 7.5 hours.
2. The number of days lost through sickness absence is calculated for all people in employment aged 16 and over.
3. The average number of days lost to sickness per worker is calculated by dividing the total number of days lost to sickness by the total number of people aged 16 and over in employment."
"Unit","days lost"
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"Years","Days lost due to sickness per worker "
"1993","7.2"
"1994","6.8"
"1995","7.2"
"1996","6.8"
"1997","6.9"
"1998","6.7"
"1999","6.8"
"2000","6.5"
"2001","6.5"
"2002","6.3"
"2003","6.3"
"2004","5.9"
"2005","5.7"
"2006","5.5"
"2007","5.6"
"2008","5.3"
"2009","5.0"
"2010","4.7"
"2011","4.5"
"2012","4.5"
"2013","4.4"
"2014","4.4"
"2015","4.4"
"2016","4.3"
"2017","4.1"