Table 1

 Proportion of employees with psychotropic drug prescriptions and other prescription over the 7-year study period and rate of drug prescriptions by sex

Men (n = 6620)Women (n = 20 033)
No of casesRate per 1000 person-yearsNo of casesRate per 1000 person-years
Psychotropic prescriptions152651.4638059.1
    Antidepressants89218.9358225.8
    Anxiolytics83519.2359419.3
    Hypnotics76213.4294414.0
Other prescriptions6120265.919472379.5