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Table 2 Mean wages and growth rates in the wages of men and women

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

  Men Women
  Wages Growth Rates Wages Growth rates
  2004 2007 2011 2004 - 2007 2007 - 2011 2004 2007 2011 2004 - 2007 2007 - 2011
Overall 184.7 272.8 298.7 0.48 0.09 94 152.6 192 0.62 0.26
Age categories
 25–34 217.2 279.9 320.4 0.29 0.14 105 159.5 218.7 0.52 0.37
 35–44 177.5 274.1 313.8 0.54 0.14 88.9 159.7 190.4 0.80 0.19
 45– 55 165.1 265 259.8 0.61 -0.02 92.3 141 175.3 0.53 0.24
Education
 Secondary and below 149.6 200.3 224.5 0.34 0.12 94.7 109.5 122.3 0.16 0.12
 Vocational 158.8 224.3 221.5 0.41 -0.01 73.7 104.8 129.7 0.42 0.24
 Higher education 217.3 332.3 377.5 0.53 0.14 103.1 180.5 235 0.75 0.30
Marriage
 Unmarried 192.1 247.4 285.8 0.29 0.16 109.2 168.3 221.7 0.54 0.32
 Married 183.1 280.1 301.7 0.53 0.08 84.7 141.5 176.4 0.67 0.25
Nationality
 Non-Georgian 177.8 196.2 234.1 0.10 0.19 86.2 144.3 158.8 0.67 0.10
 Georgian 185.6 280.6 303.3 0.51 0.08 94.9 153.4 194.7 0.62 0.27
Residence
 Rural 126.9 198.3 232.5 0.56 0.17 68.9 104.4 135.1 0.52 0.29
 Urban 213.6 305.3 335.3 0.43 0.10 103.5 167 211.6 0.61 0.27
Capital city
 Not Tbilisi 147.7 223.9 247 0.52 0.10 76.4 114.8 148.9 0.50 0.30
 Tbilisi 242.9 330.7 394.6 0.36 0.19 117.2 192.6 249.9 0.64 0.30
Working hours
 Less than 20 hours 96.5 120.9 141.3 0.25 0.17 54.5 82.6 118.1 0.52 0.43
 21–40 hours 160.9 264.2 289.6 0.64 0.10 87.5 141.2 189.3 0.61 0.34
 More than 40 hours 212.5 292.4 342.1 0.38 0.17 129.6 192.5 243 0.49 0.26
 Seasonal hours 186.1 218.2 192.7 0.17 -0.12 90.7 95.3 112.7 0.05 0.18
Sector
 Private 222.7 275.4 289.9 0.24 0.05 129 169.9 192 0.32 0.13
 State 120.8 268.9 315.8 1.23 0.17 69.2 141.5 192 1.04 0.36
Occupation, by skill level
 Low-skilled, blue-collar 167.5 197.2 237.4 0.18 0.20 81.6 91.8 126.6 0.13 0.38
 High-skilled, blue-collar 162.4 223.1 225.3 0.37 0.01 91.8 96.9 115.9 0.06 0.20
 Low-skilled, white-collar 163.9 193 226.1 0.18 0.17 105.6 144.4 150.1 0.37 0.04
 High-skilled, white-collar 208.6 362 407.5 0.74 0.13 91.7 164.1 221.9 0.79 0.35
Industry type
 Agriculture 104.5 136.9 121 0.31 -0.12 82.8 109.2 69.6 0.32 -0.36
 Mining 352.9 332.6 355.3 -0.06 0.07   102.2 216.6   1.12
 Manufacturing 180.9 252.8 232.3 0.40 -0.08 122.2 149.8 145.6 0.23 -0.03
 Utilities 184.9 296.7 312.2 0.60 0.05 227.8 144.6 267.1 -0.37 0.85
 Construction 243.8 316.7 293.5 0.30 -0.07 329.7 296.1 265.4 -0.10 -0.10
 Trade 187.4 237 291.4 0.26 0.23 120.4 138.2 172.3 0.15 0.25
 Hotels and restaurants 227.6 238.4 270.8 0.05 0.14 138.5 191.5 137.4 0.38 -0.28
 Transport 219.5 240.8 311.1 0.10 0.29 99 307.6 281.8 2.11 -0.08
 Finance 301.9 577.5 466.7 0.91 -0.19 170.2 444.8 434.6 1.61 -0.02
 Real estate 181.6 253.4 286.7 0.40 0.13 99.3 156.8 291.2 0.58 0.86
 PA and defense 145.4 372.1 404.9 1.56 0.09 88.3 269.5 355.5 2.05 0.32
 Education 109 137.2 175.3 0.26 0.28 74.9 100 156.5 0.34 0.57
 Health and social work 168.5 166.3 233.9 -0.01 0.41 67.7 129.3 181 0.91 0.40
 Culture 208.7 237.4 279.5 0.14 0.18 80.2 139.2 168.8 0.74 0.21
 Private households 87.7 134.3 202.6 0.53 0.51 160.4 127.7 154.6 -0.20 0.21
 International organizations 599.8 151.5 484.3 -0.75 2.20 192 495.5 505.6 1.58 0.02
  1. Notes: survey-weighted means
  2. Source: GHBS data