19 Dec 2009 - Text corrections have been made to pages 16 and 19 (changes below in bold).

  • Page 16: the second sentence should read 'For example, among people with one chronic disease, 52% were employed full-time and of those with three or more chronic diseases, 14% were employed full-time.'
  • Page 19: The last sentence in the first paragraph should read 'On average, males and females with three or more chronic diseases had 2.0 days and 0.9 days off, respectively, in the previous fortnight, compared with 0.5 and 0.4 days for those with one chronic disease (Figure 5.3).'