How do you measure absenteeism? I'm in a large corporation and know what causes it and how to combat it but not how to calculate it.
A Dear Gary:
One way to calculate absenteeism is UAR = NUA / EWH
UAR is the unscheduled absence rate
NUA is the number of absences
EWH is the total work hours of all employees for the period (e.g. the month)
SOURCE: 2000 U.S. Master Human Resources Guide, written by Donald W. Myers, D.B.A., for CCH
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