Navigation Bar Checkout View Cart E-mail Us Maps Publications Search Home

Work Absence Rates - PDF file

Work Absence Rates presents trends in workplace absenteeism in Canada over an 11 year period. It contains a breakdown of absences from work for personal reasons (illness or disability and personal or family responsibilities) by various demographic and labour market characteristics. Only full-time employees have been considered in this analysis. Tables and charts provide information on absence rates by sex, age, industry, public and private sector, occupation, province, region and presence of children.

Published by Statistics Canada, 2006.

Note: Statistics Canada released Work Absence Rates 2005 on April 21, 2006, as a PDF file for $38.00. Effective April 24, 2006, Statistics Canada will offer this PDF file free of charge. It can be downloaded from Statistics Canada’s website:

Price and availability subject to change. Shipping and applicable taxes extra.
Questions about this product? Please e-mail us.
This page last modified: April 21, 2006

Labour main page
What's New · Home · Search · Books on Canada · Canadian Maps and Charts · Ordering · E-mail Us

©Federal Publications Inc., 1998 - 2006
165 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5H 3B8
Phone: (416) 860-1611 or toll-free 1-888-433-3782 · E-mail: