Table 4

Percentage employment and work disability as raw rates, adjusted rates after indirect standardisation for age (and sex), and as the difference in percentage between the patients and the Dutch population

Total Difference Men Difference Women Difference
Employment
 Population65.278.852.2
 Patients; raw data62.9−2.369.5−9.347.5−4.7
 Patients; indirect standardisation54.2−11.063.4−15.446.9−5.2
Work disability
 Population7.08.45.6
 Patients; raw data33.8+26.836.1+27.728.7+23.1
 Patients; indirect standardisation21.8+14.824.1+15.722.6+16.9