Bradford Factor Calculator

Use our calculator to calculate your Bradford Factor score, measure how employee absence is impacting your company

What is the Bradford Factor?

The bradford factor is a simple formula for companies to apply relative weighting to unplanned absences for their employees e.g. Sickness / Childcare / Appointments etc. Bradford Factor supports the main goal of tracking and scoring repeat absences have a greater operational impact than longer term sick leave.

Within ScheduleLeave, bradford factor can now be enabled on specific leave types, allowing you to track the bradford scores across your users as an admin user. The bradford factor scores & report can also be turned on for approvers to see the users whom they’re the approver for and individual users can also be permitted to see their own Bradford score on their calendar page.



Absence Count (in the last 52 weeks)

Total Days Absent

Bradford Factor Score



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