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Table 3 Distribution in excess days of unemployment by psychological distress level among Ghanaian adults (N = 5,391)

From: Psychological distress in Ghana: associations with employment and lost productivity

  n Number unemployed Percent unemployed Excess percent unemployed FTE*
Mild/No Psychological Distress 4,274 283 6.6% Reference --
Moderate Psychological Distress 701 124 17.7% 11.1% 78
Severe Psychological Distress 416 129 31.0% 24.4% 101
Total Excess Unemployment (FTE)      179
  1. *Individual full-time work equivalent units (FTE) correspond to excess percentage multiplied by n for each level of psychological distress.