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Table 1 Characteristics of sample and of industrial employment

From: Industrial decline and labor reallocation in a transforming economy: Romania in early transition

  1993 1995
  Total Industry Total Industry
Age in 1994 (mean years) 37.6 37.4 37.6 36.2
(Percent by age group)     
< = 25 23.2 12.8 23.2 15.5
26-35 20.2 29.6 20.2 30.3
36-45 26.3 37.4 26.3 37.7
46-55 20.7 16.9 20.7 14.7
> 55 9.7 3.2 9.7 1.8
Gender (percent male) 50.4 58.2 50.4 59.0
Location (percent urban) 55.6 70.1 55.6 71.4
Education (percent by category)     
Primary 43.1 24.4 42.6 23.5
Vocational 21.3 36.7 21.7 37.9
High School 22.7 25.1 22.7 25.0
Technical and Foreman 5.8 7.6 5.7 7.1
University and Graduate 7.1 6.2 7.3 6.5
Employed (percent) 68.7 100.0 71.0 100.0
Ownership of Employer (percent by type)   
State 67.7 90.4 56.6 84.1
Private 28.8 5.2 40.1 10.7
Mixed 1.1 0.9 1.8 2.8
Co-operative 2.4 3.5 1.5 2.4
Sample (no. of respondents) 22161 5581 22161 4849