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action of employees coming to work despite having a sickness that justifies an absence and as a consequence, they are performing their work under sub-optimal conditions

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Finally, Econtech (2008) estimated the costs of presenteeism and absenteeism due to work-related stress to be approximately AU$9.69 billion AU$5.12 billion respectively, or a total of AU$14.81 billion a year. However, no further details on how these figures were calculated has been published.

Term reference

European Agency for Safety and Health at Work, “Calculating the costs of work-related stress and psychosocial risks – A literature review”,


  • Български: презентеизъм
  • Čeština: prezentismus
  • Dansk: tilstedeværelse
  • Deutsch: Präsentismus
  • Ελληνικά: παρουσιασμός
  • English: presenteeism
  • Español: presentismo
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  • Suomi: presenteismi
  • Français: présentéisme
  • Hrvatski: prezentizam
  • Magyar: kimerültség állapotában történő munkavégzés
  • Íslenska: ofmæting
  • Italiano: presenteismo
  • Lietuvių: prezenteizmas
  • Latviešu: prezenteisms
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  • Nederlands: presenteïsme
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  • Svenska: sjuknärvaro