Table 2

Description of the cohort

Full cohort49321
Number alive at beginning of follow-up period 199547944
Number with no early retirement benefits before 199346861
Number with yearly earnings exceeding 50 000 SEK for 1990 and 199142150
Number with no exposure to unemployment 1990–1, ie those stably employed40150
Stably employed with information on all variables included in table 337798