The $3 (P134) per day a Vietnamese worker gets is much too low, but it's better than the zero a Filipino nonworker
Other studies in nonworker
populations have shown that use of early imaging may be associated with higher utilization and medical costs (Jarvik et al.
Disablement generally equates with poverty so becoming a nonworker
translates into a life of financial hardship, whether one has insurance or not, and generates a very realistic fear in workers of becoming disabled.
Dobson's introduction acknowledges the difficulties with the terms worker and nonworker
, but gives a refreshingly frank case for their use in his study that is borne out by the rest of the book.
With this approach, a particular nonworker
may or may not overreport disability, and the degree of overreporting may depend on factors other than the desire to work.
The United States, for instance, offers many examples of nonworker
influence on unions.
1 Nonpaid worker or nonworker
or own home/at home (961) 4 72 18.
TABLE 2 Frequency of Pantry Visits by Employment Status, Among Single Mothers Using Food Pantries in Wisconsin During October 1999 (n=868) Long-term Medium-term Nonworker Nonworker
(> 12 months) (3-12 months) (%) (%) Percent of Sample in Category 23 15 Visits to Any Food Pantry in Past 6 Months * 1 (New User) 16 21 2-3 (Light User) 22 24 4-6 (Moderate User) 24 23 7+ (Heavy User) 38 33 Total 100 100 Recently Out of Work (0-2 months) Employed (%) (%) Percent of Sample in Category 15 47 Visits to Any Food Pantry in Past 6 Months * 1 (New User) 31 20 2-3 (Light User) 38 30 4-6 (Moderate User) 14 21 7+ (Heavy User) 17 29 Total 100 100 * Indicates number of pantry visits differs significantly among employment groups at 1% confidence level, based on chi-square test.
A couple in which only one has a work history might receive $22,500 --$15,000 for the worker, and $7,500 for the nonworker
When the average and entrance wage indicate different relative costs as a result of nonworker
characteristics, the average wage is preferred for use in a wage index, because it is the "bottom line" that a hospital must pay.
We classified case-patients by work status (worker, nonworker
, or unknown).
17) Table 4 shows that in counties with a relatively high nonworker
rate, the predicted probabilities of technology ownership and adoption all increased after the NHI reforms.