Table 2

Employment status (at least part-time employed), long-term sick leave (full-time or part-time continuously for at least 1 month) and level of average sick days per month

Baseline3-Month follow-up12-Month follow-up
 n%*n%*n%*
Employed†
 TAU001758.61750.0
 ICBT00520.81860.0
 PE00723.31648.5
Long-term sick leave
 TAU135.72516.073.7
 ICBT177.32513.7136.4
 PE2510.42212.6157.5
Level of average sick days per month
TAU
 None4218.35132.72816.7
 Low14462.65736.58852.4
 Some2912.62012.84023.8
 High156.52817.9127.1
ICBT
 None5724.56334.43418.3
 Low13457.56233.99350.0
 Some2812.02714.84122.0
 High146.03116.9189.7
PE
 None3514.66436.62915.7
 Low14660.86336.08646.5
 Some4117.1148.05027.0
 High187.53419.42010.8
  • *The per cent of valid observations for each specific arm and time-point, as can be seen in figure 1.

  • †Including the subsample of initially unemployed (n=118).

  • ICBT, internet-based cognitive behavioural therapy; PE, physical exercise; TAU, treatment as usual.