Note 46 - Rate of absence by job category
2008 2007
    % %  
Senior management, Management, professional, and administrative 1.2  1.2 
Skilled workers, laboratory technicians, other technicians, and process operators 3.2  3.4 
Rate of absence has been broken down by grouped job categories based on whether the work carried out is primarily office based, and is therefore not stated per job category.