Table 2

Annual proportions (%) and numbers (n) of individuals working and on different benefits after departure from the rehabilitation clinic
Working# Partial* sick leave 100% Sick leave Medical rehab. Vocational rehab. Partial** disability Time-limited*** disability 100% Permanent disability Total
% (n) % (n) % (n) % (n) % (n) % (n) % (n) % (n) n
Departure 10.1 (59) 19.5 (114) 51.5(301) 11.0 (64) 5.3 (31) 2.1 (12) 0 (0) 0.5 (3) 584
1 year 39.7 (232) 10.6 (64) 3.5 (22) 19.2 (115) 21.1 (107) 3.7 (21) 0 (0) 3.2 (18) 579
2 years 40.6 (241) 7.8 (45) 7.6 (46) 11.5 (68) 19.5 (101) 6.4 (37) 0 (0) 6.6 (38) 576
3 years 45.1 (263) 5.7 (34) 4.1 (23) 5.7 (34) 18.1 (96) 9.7 (56) 1.9 (10) 9.7 (56) 572
4 years 50.7 (291) 2.7 (17) 2.8 (17) 1.9 (12) 14.8 (80) 10.8 (62) 3.8 (22) 12.5 (72) 573

# No registered benefits, * Partial sick leave and partial medical rehabilitation allowance, ** Partial time limited disability pension and partial permanent disability pension, *** Time-limited disability pension was introduced in Norway in January 2004.

Øyeflaten et al.

Øyeflaten et al. BMC Public Health 2012 12:748   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-748

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