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Table 1 Measurement of key constructs *

From: Work productivity loss from depression: evidence from an employer survey

Construct Source(s) Measurement level
Depression prevalence National Comorbity Study adjusted using methods in Greenberg 1996 Industry
Bureau of Labor Statistics 2010
Lost absenteeism hours attributable to depression   
Method 1 American Productivity Audit in Stewart 2003 adjusted by Nicholson 2005 Industry
   Table three, Column 4  
Method 2 American Productivity Audit in Stewart 2003 adjusted by Nicholson 2005 Industry
   Table three, Column 4 and 7  
Method 3 American Productivity Audit in Stewart 2003 adjusted by Nicholson 2005 Employer
   Table Three, Column 4 and Table 2 items in current study  
Lost presenteeism hours attributable to depression   
Method 1 American Productivity Audit in Stewart 2003 National
Method 2 American Productivity Audit in Stewart 2003 National
Method 3 American Productivity Audit in Stewart 2003 adjusted by Table two items in current study Employer
Wage and fringe Bureau of Labor Statistics 2010 Industry
  1. *Full citations provided in the reference section of the current study.