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Table 2 Descriptive statistics by country, 2007–2010

From: Disability and employment across Central and Eastern European Countries

  Poland Lithuania Czech Republic Slovak Republic Hungary Romania
Employment 0.723 0.769 0.790 0.825 0.694 0.686
Employment time 1 0.728 0.788 0.797 0.830 0.693 0.687
Disability
 No disability 0.835 0.823 0.844 0.768 0.777 0.851
 Disability 0.127 0.128 0.126 0.181 0.160 0.104
 Strong disability 0.038 0.049 0.031 0.050 0.063 0.045
 Disability benefit 0.082 0.114 0.100 0.071 0.136 0.079
 Female 0.520 0.527 0.533 0.539 0.561 0.534
Age
 Age [25, 34] 0.201 0.170 0.235 0.246 0.201 0.217
 Age [35, 44] 0.288 0.301 0.282 0.255 0.317 0.299
 Age [45, 54] 0.349 0.376 0.289 0.358 0.320 0.314
 Age [55, 60] 0.162 0.153 0.193 0.142 0.162 0.171
Education
 None, elementary, or lower secondary 0.119 0.101 0.093 0.065 0.167 0.218
 Upper secondary 0.655 0.299 0.775 0.719 0.575 0.578
 Post-secondary or tertiary 0.227 0.600 0.132 0.215 0.258 0.193
 Married 0.783 0.730 0.646 0.713 0.645 0.762
 Number of kids 0–3 0.088 0.051 0.076 0.066 0.065 0.033
  0.300 0.225 0.272 0.265 0.251 0.189
 Number of kids 4–15 0.640 0.487 0.485 0.479 0.585 0.481
  0.888 0.795 0.768 0.803 0.886 0.858
 Local unemployment rate 9.210 10.350 5.951 11.400 9.852 5.540
  1.460 5.617 2.403 1.745 2.851 0.953
 Equivalised household income 4.778 5.177 7.262 5.873 4.832 2.480
  3.996 3.649 3.662 2.687 2.334 1.816
 Delta unemployment rate 2006–2007 −30.455 −26.414 −25.009 −16.22 −0.828 −12.252
  4.253 3.395 3.828 2.941 5.375 7.046
Observations 11,796 3580 4996 5524 6740 6388
  1. Notes: Standard deviations in italics for continuous variables
  2. The full specification also include yearly time dummies
  3. Source: our elaborations of EU SILC data