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Table 1 Descriptive statistics

From: Education and allocation of skills in Tunisia: evidence from an education reform

  Mean cns SD cns Mean lfs SD lfs
Grades completed 7.562 5 7.867 5
Wealth index 0.150 2 0.773 2
Employed 0.787   0.830  
Education     
None 0.141   0.116  
Primary 0.381   0.405  
Secondary 0.345   0.341  
College 0.134   0.139  
Employment sector     
Public admin 0.190   0.172  
Public company 0.032   0.034  
Private Tunisian company 0.139   0.124  
Multinat 0.023   0.031  
Shop 0.144   0.168  
Home 0.007   0.005  
Ambulant 0.070   0.062  
Agricultural site 0.106   0.123  
Construction building 0.126   0.139  
Construction other 0.006   0.006  
Other places 0.013   0.011  
None 0.143   0.124  
Occupation     
Management 0.088   0.133  
Scientist 0.053   0.057  
Technician 0.061   0.054  
Clerk 0.045   0.038  
Vendor 0.096   0.089  
Farmer 0.074   0.101  
Craftsman 0.128   0.121  
Machine Operator 0.087   0.083  
Unskilled Worker 0.225   0.168  
None 0.143   0.156  
  1. Males born between 1945 and 1980. Cns refers to the census data and lfs to the labor force survey. Employment sector refers to the response to a question about place of work.