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Table 1 Participation rate in primary health examination

From: The current condition of the workers’ general health examination in South Korea: a retrospective study

  2006 2007 2008 2009
TSa (N) Pb (n, %) TS (N) P (n, %) TS (N) P (n, %) TS (N) P (n, %)
Overall participation rate 15,053,761 8,408,218 (56%) 14,358,709 8,419,532 (59%) 16,493,801 10,264,420 (62%) 16,277,239 10,537,866 (65%)
National health insurance type
Workplace policyholder  
  Non-public worker 6,138,566 4,756,163 (77%) 6,172,556 5,016,210 (81%) 7,411,510 5,953,473 (80%) 7,625,108 6,290,437 (82%)
  Office worker 1,515,523 1,078,249 (71%) 1,072,442 839,517 (78%) 2782,176 2,044,152 (73%) 2,732,174 2,049,755 (75%)
 Non-office worker 4,623,043 3,677,914 (80%) 5,100,114 4,176,693 (82%) 4,629,334 3,909,321 (84%) 4,892,934 4,240,682 (87%)
 Public official 924,071 771,830 (84%) 278,547 213,526 (77%) 900,087 779,838 (87%) 240,178 195,910 (82%)
 Dependents 2,915,863 1,383,217 (47%) 3,137,626 1,646,793 (52%) 3,380,998 1,831,665 (54%) 3,760,971 2,216,809 (59%)
Regional policyholder
 Householder 3,422,767 881,827 (26%) 3,230,823 920,406 (28%) 3,252,355 1,023,396 (31%) 3,131,656 1,113,517 (36%)
 Household member 1,652,494 615,181 (37%) 1,539,157 622,597 (40%) 1,548,851 676,048 (44%) 1,519,326 721,193 (47%)
Enterprise size (no. of employees)
  ≥ 300 3,919,021 2,825,502 (72%) 3,623,523 2,663,471 (74%) 4,210,329 3,195,498 (76%) 4,032,024 3,119,928 (77%)
 50–299 2,518,852 1,905,700 (76%) 2,299,055 1,768,735 (77%) 2,803,298 2,235,709 (80%) 2,665,965 2,125,705 (80%)
  < 50 3,540,576 2,179,986 (62%) 3,664,998 2,443,371 (67%) 4,678,882 3,133,715 (67%) 4,927,373 3,456,632 (70%)
Sex
 Male 8,345,124 4,858,065 (58%) 7,856,987 4,833,287 (62%) 8,992,965 5,763,063 (64%) 8,762,242 5,816,276 (66%)
 Female 6,708,637 3,550,153 (53%) 6,501,722 3,586,245 (55%) 7,500,836 4,501,357 (60%) 7,514,997 4,721,590 (63%)
Age
 20s 1,549,890 1,188,441 (77%) 1,457,174 1,199,391 (82%) 1,755,391 1,413,162 (81%) 1,599,916 1,305,813 (82%)
 30s 2,989,488 1,874,052 (63%) 2,652,807 1,764,649 (67%) 3,167,656 2,170,990 (69%) 2,883,761 2,014,012 (70%)
 40s 4,556,426 2,252,394 (49%) 4,256,396 2,156,367 (51%) 4,796,802 2,677,379 (56%) 4,652,757 2,744,518 (59%)
 50s 2,891,251 1,608,651 (56%) 2,826,586 1,620,394 (57%) 3,303,862 2,067,020 (63%) 3,443,763 2,235,227 (65%)
 60s 1,795,284 984,003 (55%) 1,839,183 1,081,039 (59%) 2,016,084 1,260,900 (63%) 2,097,198 1,421,468 (68%)
 70s 961,201 426,452 (44%) 1,002,204 504,698 (50%) 1,099,354 575,863 (52%) 1,202,184 692,595 (58%)
 80s 259,015 56,875 (22%) 276,871 77,305 (28%) 302,444 82,816 (27%) 339,723 104,206 (31%)
 90s 32,135 2,142 (7%) 31,629 3,063 (10%) 35,867 3,276 (9%) 39,774 4,676 (12%)
  2010 2011 2012 2013
TS (N) P (n, %) TS (N) P (n, %) TS (N) P (n, %) TS (N) P (n, %)
Overall participation rate 17,039,774 11,491,730 (67%) 16,333,464 11,739,774 (72%) 16,731,040 12,083,276 (72%) 16,911,464 12,108,885 (72%)
National health insurance type
Workplace policyholder
 Non-public worker 7,707,049 6,414,938 (83%) 7,989,690 6,745,581 (84%) 8,018,933 6,578,513 (82%) 8,408,348 6,952,209 (83%)
  Office worker 2,816,343 2,088,031 (74%) 3,061,514 2,302,668 (75%) 2,975,592 2,120,013 (71%) 3,042,002 2,091,641 (69%)
  Non-office worker 4,890,706 4,326,907 (88%) 4,928,176 4,442,913 (90%) 5,043,341 4,458,500 (88%) 5,366,346 4,860,568 (91%)
 Public official 689,527 606,349 (88%) 296,912 250,506 (84%) 638,023 569,189 (89%) 325,082 281,320 (87%)
 Dependents 3,839,517 2,318,688 (60%) 3,684,603 2,444,912 (66%) 3,722,132 2,444,875 (66%) 3,860,906 2,563,906 (66%)
Regional policyholder
 Householder 3,264,589 1,350,573 (41%) 2,910,973 1,440,608 (49%) 2,895,781 1,568,840 (54%) 2,870,920 1,462,230 (51%)
 Household member 1,539,092 801,182 (52%) 1,451,286 858,167 (59%) 1,456,171 921,859 (63%) 1,446,208 849,220 (59%)
Enterprise size (no. of employees)
  ≥ 300 4,467,423 3,546,046 (79%) 4,258,740 3,482,842 (82%) 4,628,576 3,786,158 (82%) 4,549,044 3,748,268 (82%)
 50–299 2,893,594 2,371,029 (82%) 2,694,642 2,268,129 (84%) 2,927,294 2,455,925 (84%) 2,845,016 2,400,555 (84%)
  < 50 4,874,679 3,422,505 (70%) 5,017,236 3,689,450 (74%) 4,823,102 3,350,385 (69%) 5,176,526 3,625,079 (70%)
Sex
 Male 9,201,725 6,323,006 (69%) 8,814,474 6,443,675 (73%) 8,985,416 6,603,480 (73%) 9,049,455 6,613,771 (73%)
 Female 7,838,049 5,168,724 (66%) 7,518,990 5,296,099 (70%) 7,745,624 5,479,796 (71%) 7,862,009 5,495,114 (70%)
Age
 20s 1,495,971 1,232,879 82%) 1,464,287 1,245,499 (85%) 1,361,209 1,147,620 (84%) 1,260,888 1,062,788 (84%)
 30s 3,075,001 2,240,262 (73%) 2,897,369 2,213,257 (76%) 2,933,731 2,250,399 (77%) 2,764,869 2,143,148 (78%)
 40s 4,791,994 3,017,490 (63%) 4,516,171 3,071,894 (68%) 4,525,205 3,110,001 (69%) 4,684,605 3,206,437 (68%)
 50s 3,859,138 2,598,385 (67%) 3,757,946 2,710,203 (72%) 3,986,889 2,895,631 (73%) 4,080,043 2,896,439 (71%)
 60s 2,140,255 1,513,228 (71%) 2,000,631 1,517,664 (76%) 2,123,343 1,610,092 (76%) 2,224,283 1,681,885 (76%)
 70s 1,245,070 746,457 (60%) 1,263,309 815,426 (65%) 1,344,136 885,701 (66%) 1,394,240 917,989 (66%)
 80s 366,394 118,893 (32%) 364,581 136,226 (37%) 380,969 149,655 (39%) 427,317 172,632 (40%)
 90s 44,850 6,122 (14%) 45,030 7,667 (17%) 47,351 8,336 (18%) 56,214 11,183 (20%)
  1. aTS: Total subjects
  2. bP: Participants in health examination