Table 4

Productivity losses of patients experiencing hypoglycaemia in 4 weeks after baseline

All (n=332)T1DM (n=130)T2DM (n=202)
All
(n=332)
All (n=130)Patients with SH (n=13)Patients with NSH (n=117)All (n=202)Patients with SH (n=30)Patients with NSH (n=172)
Employment status - n (%)
  Full-time employment80 (24)48 (37)5 (38)43 (37)32 (16)3 (10)29 (17)
  Part-time employment65 (20)46 (35)6 (46)40 (34)19 (9)2 (7)17 (10)
  Student7 (2)7 (5)0 (0)7 (6)0 (0)0 (0)0 (0)
  Pensioned142 (43)14 (11)0 (0)14 (12)128 (63)19 (63)109 (63)
  Unemployed11 (3)7 (5)2 (15)5 (4)4 (2)1 (3)3 (2)
  Other23 (7)6 (5)0 (0)6 (5)17 (8)5 (17)12 (7)
  Missing4 (1)2 (2)0 (0)2 (2)2 (1%)0 (0)2 (1)
Within patients being full-time or part-time employed
n=145n=94n=11n=83n=51n=5n=46
 Sick leave from work, n (%)6 (4)5 (5)5 (45)0 (0)1 (2)0 (0)1 (2)
   Number of days, mean (SD)6.0 (8.1)7.0 (8.7)7.0 (8.7) 1.0 (0.0) 1.0 (0.0)
 Arrived at work late, n (%)12 (8)11 (12)3 (27)8 (10)1 (2)0 (0)1 (2)
   Number of days, mean (SD)2.0 (1.5)2.0 (1.5)4.0 (1.7)1.3 (0.5)2.0 (0.0) 2.0 (0.0)
 Left work early, n (%)8 (6)8 (9)3 (27)5 (6)0 (0)0 (0)0 (0)
   Number of days, mean (SD)1.9 (1.5)1.9 (1.5)2.0 (1.0)1.8 (1.8)
  • NSH, non-severe hypoglycaemia; SH, severe hypoglycaemia; T1DM, type 1 diabetes; T2DM, type 2 diabetes.