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Table 2 Participation rates in secondary 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 1,528,258 542,159 (35%) 1,510,570 494,307 (33%) 1,685,419 613,629 (36%) 1,338,668 531,368 (40%)
National health insurance type             
Workplace policyholder
 Non-public worker 653,174 322,341 (49%) 665,972 302,288 (45%) 762,107 349,892 (46%) 770,863 353,721 (46%)
 Public official 101,161 30,023 (30%) 32,539 8,961 (28%) 88,985 28,977 (33%) 24,140 7,742 (32%)
 Dependents 391,370 97,262 (25%) 442,657 97,755 (22%) 454,519 124,020 (27%) 183,432 58,923 (32%)
Regional policyholder
 Householder 243,231 59,889 (25%) 238,327 56,214 (24%) 246,343 73,685 (30%) 236,901 74,466 (31%)
 Household member 139,322 32,644 (23%) 131,075 29,089 (22%) 133,465 37,055 (28%) 123,332 36,516 (30%)
Enterprise size (no. of employees)
  ≥ 300 275,350 136,199 (49%) 225,949 112,065 (50%) 268,608 129,066 (48%) 219,811 113,998 (52%)
 50–299 219,415 115,623 (53%) 197,555 101,858 (52%) 235,050 121,476 (52%) 209,477 115,495 (55%)
  < 50 269,550 104,625 (39%) 289,385 102,813 (36%) 358,311 133,238 (37%) 377,482 137,729 (36%)
Sex
 Male 978,849 389,925 (40%) 946,445 352,068 (37%) 1,073,130 427,195 (40%) 1,018,462 419,269 (41%)
 Female 549,409 152,234 (28%) 564,125 142,239 (25%) 612,289 186,434 (30%) 320,206 112,099 (35%)
Age
 20s 53,692 29,402 (55%) 53,881 28,447 (53%) 59,137 31,297 (53%) 51,077 25,389 (50%)
 30s 182,018 87,805 (48%) 174,085 82,411 (47%) 200,580 94,595 (47%) 173,040 79,718 (46%)
 40s 349,126 140,327 (40%) 320,442 115,845 (36%) 399,238 148,974 (37%) 326,432 135,562 (42%)
 50s 399,951 144,490 (36%) 381,998 137,387 (36%) 488,436 189,839 (39%) 392,327 154,592 (39%)
 60s 343,325 97,380 (28%) 353,618 84,869 (24%) 355,684 102,449 (29%) 349,726 125,906 (36%)
 70s 173,630 38,075 (22%) 192,742 40,215 (21%) 157,251 41,561 (26%) 233,235 71,208 (31%)
 80s 25,238 4,363 (17%) 32,230 4,844 (15%) 23,541 4,619 (20%) 92,784 22,048 (24%)
 90s 1,026 149 (15%) 1,327 138 (10%) 1,295 172 (13%) 13,937 2,607 (19%)
  2010 2011 2012 2013
TS (N) P (n, %) TS (N) P (n, %) TS (N)   P (n, %) TS (N) P (n, %)
Overall participation rate 1,013,976 414,029 (41%) 997,658 372,073 (37%) 1,154,033 429,375 (37%)   1,078,029 390,170 (36%)
National health insurance type
Workplace policyholder
 Non-public worker 597,762 280,244 (47%) 607,131 265,565 (44%) 576,320 267,880 (46%)   571,016 249,827 (44%)
 Public official 46,354 14,505 (31%) 22,112 5,313 (24%) 44,789 12,177 (27%)   21,650 5,225 (24%)
 Dependents 114,741 38,049 (33%) 110,150 31,263 (28%) 256,002 73,162 (29%)   247,981 69,859 (28%)
Regional policyholder
 Householder 175,332 56,573 (32%) 177,090 48,673 (27%) 190,654 52,647 (28%)   164,155 45,594 (28%)
 Household member 79,787 24,658 (31%) 81,175 21,259 (26%) 86,268 23,509 (27%)   73,227 19,665 (27%)
Enterprise size (no. of employees)
  ≥ 300 206,469 103,135 (50%) 189,163 94,346 (50%) 210,284 104,726 (50%)   189,634 96,030 (51%)
 50–299 174,351 94,622 (54%) 163,767 87,370 (53%) 173,687 92,500 (53%)   159,209 81,765 (51%)
  < 50 270,055 99,992 (37%) 281,230 91,208 (32%) 239,642 84,064 (35%)   245,452 78,007 (32%)
Sex
 Male 797,375 336,353 (42%) 784,090 304,117 (39%) 789,236 317,283 (40%)   733,806 286,863 (39%)
 Female 216,601 77,676 (36%) 213,568 67,956 (32%) 364,797 112,092 (31%)   344,223 103,307 (30%)
Age
 20s 42,001 21,505 (51%) 41,116 19,830 (48%) 36,470 17,710 (49%)   30,385 13,873 (46%)
 30s 160,820 74,726 (46%) 162,101 70,814 (44%) 155,709 71,811 (46%)   137,908 61,367 (44%)
 40s 303,173 122,650 (40%) 306,178 112,285 (37%) 303,601 116,296 (38%)   288,295 104,637 (36%)
 50s 332,857 133,182 (40%) 331,139 120,083 (36%) 341,649 129,235 (38%)   316,123 117,016 (37%)
 60s 208,220 77,363 (37%) 190,034 61,912 (33%) 190,899 65,006 (34%)   184,237 63,703 (35%)
 70s 102,762 28,613 (28%) 99,100 24,670 (25%) 104,077 26,562 (26%)   98,095 26,123 (27%)
 80s 17,925 3,388 (19%) 18,035 2,988 (17%) 19,829 2,424 (12%)   20,917 3,141 (15%)
 90s 1,093 141 (13%) 1,261 157 (12%) 1,362 90 (7%)   1,762 183 (10%)
  1. aTS: Total subjects
  2. bP: Participants in health examination