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Table 1 Summary statistics

From: Two tales of contraction: gender wage gap in Georgia before and after the 2008 crisis

  Men Women
2004 2007 2011 2004 2007 2011
Share of wage workers in LF 0.347 0.400 0.398 0.378 0.384 0.395
Age categories       
 25–34 0.289 0.331 0.374 0.237 0.264 0.266
 35–44 0.366 0.315 0.3 0.393 0.357 0.35
 45–55 0.345 0.353 0.326 0.37 0.379 0.385
Education       
 Secondary and below 0.261 0.282 0.325 0.151 0.133 0.149
 Vocational 0.255 0.206 0.188 0.268 0.244 0.252
 Higher education 0.484 0.512 0.487 0.581 0.623 0.599
Marriage       
 Unmarried 0.181 0.223 0.183 0.378 0.413 0.344
 Married 0.819 0.777 0.817 0.622 0.587 0.656
Nationality       
 Non-Georgian 0.115 0.092 0.066 0.107 0.094 0.075
 Georgian 0.885 0.908 0.934 0.893 0.906 0.925
Residence       
 Rural 0.334 0.303 0.357 0.275 0.231 0.258
 Urban 0.666 0.697 0.643 0.725 0.769 0.742
Capital city       
 Not Tbilisi 0.611 0.542 0.652 0.569 0.515 0.577
 Tbilisi 0.389 0.458 0.348 0.431 0.485 0.423
Working hours       
 Less than 20 h 0.033 0.034 0.051 0.098 0.134 0.167
 21–40 h 0.439 0.293 0.43 0.661 0.46 0.491
 More than 40 h 0.476 0.599 0.449 0.229 0.39 0.313
 Seasonal hours 0.052 0.074 0.071 0.011 0.016 0.029
Sector       
 Private 0.627 0.603 0.66 0.414 0.389 0.501
 State 0.373 0.397 0.34 0.586 0.611 0.499
Occupation, by skill level       
 Low-skilled, blue-collar 0.217 0.231 0.313 0.06 0.068 0.082
 High-skilled, blue-collar 0.188 0.211 0.139 0.048 0.038 0.037
 Low-skilled, white-collar 0.141 0.129 0.169 0.209 0.207 0.257
 High-skilled, white-collar 0.455 0.429 0.379 0.683 0.687 0.625
Industry type       
 Agriculture 0.053 0.05 0.042 0.01 0.014 0.012
 Mining 0.011 0.013 0.038 0 0.001 0.006
 Manufacturing 0.14 0.149 0.114 0.07 0.049 0.079
 Utilities 0.062 0.035 0.057 0.011 0.008 0.009
 Construction 0.073 0.154 0.11 0.001 0.017 0.006
 Trade 0.12 0.109 0.131 0.112 0.142 0.128
 Hotels and restaurants 0.012 0.011 0.011 0.032 0.029 0.034
 Transport 0.106 0.11 0.092 0.042 0.022 0.031
 Finance 0.018 0.025 0.034 0.025 0.034 0.021
 Real estate 0.047 0.058 0.047 0.043 0.043 0.021
 PA and defense 0.195 0.153 0.181 0.099 0.064 0.083
 Education 0.07 0.056 0.065 0.359 0.328 0.321
 Health and social work 0.025 0.024 0.024 0.126 0.177 0.133
 Culture 0.058 0.052 0.046 0.054 0.048 0.073
 Private households 0 0.002 0.009 0.013 0.021 0.04
 International organizations 0.01 0.001 0.001 0.003 0.003 0.003
Number of observations 2072 2040 2234 2134 1793 1937
  1. Notes:: weighted proportions, unless indicated otherwise; columns for each category add up to one
  2. Source: GHBS data