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Table 6 Predicted probability of never transiting from school to work—by groups

From: Pathways from school to work in the developing world

   By gender By age left education By whether individual worked while in school
Region Country Males Females <16 16–18 >18 Did not work Worked
Asia and the Pacific Cambodia 0.02 0.04 0.03 0.03 0.02 0.04 0.01
Nepal 0.16 0.38 0.23 0.26 0.28 0.32 0.17
Samoa 0.47 0.52 0.62 0.51 0.38 0.50 0.33
Vietnam 0.01 0.01 0.00 0.02 0.02 0.01 0.00
Average   0.04 0.09 0.05 0.05 0.07 0.08 0.04
Eastern Europe and Central Asia Armenia 0.07 0.47 0.44 0.37 0.23 0.32 0.15
Kyrgyz Rep. 0.02 0.27 0.20 0.18 0.06 0.16 0.11
Macedonia, FYR 0.06 0.11 0.41 0.00 0.08 0.09 0.04
Moldova, Rep. 0.03 0.18 0.11 0.14 0.09 0.13 0.09
Russian Fed. 0.04 0.12 0.17 0.10 0.06 0.08 0.05
Ukraine 0.11 0.23 0.27 0.23 0.13 0.19 0.12
Average   0.11 0.24 0.29 0.23 0.13 0.11 0.07
Latin America and Caribbean Brazil
El Salvador 0.10 0.43 0.31 0.31 0.29 0.35 0.17
Jamaica 0.17 0.10 0.00 0.19 0.08 0.14 0.09
Peru 0.04 0.12 0.12 0.09 0.06 0.11 0.03
Average   0.06 0.17 0.14 0.13 0.10 0.15 0.06
Middle East and North Africa Egypt 0.04 0.29 0.21 0.27 0.00 0.16 0.06
Jordan 0.03 0.63 0.37 0.39 0.12 0.28 0.24
OPT 0.07 0.67 0.50 0.47 0.16 0.36 0.31
Tunisia 0.12 0.35 0.20 0.21 0.26 0.25 0.14
Average   0.05 0.32 0.22 0.27 0.04 0.18 0.08
Sub-Saharan Africa Benin 0.32 0.40 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.39 0.04
Madagascar 0.02 0.03 0.37 0.36 0.36 0.04 0.01
Tanzania 0.08 0.07 0.02 0.03 0.03 0.07 0.07
Togo 0.06 0.05 0.10 0.10 0.03 0.07 0.02
Uganda 0.02 0.08 0.10 0.00 0.04 0.06 0.04
Average   0.07 0.09 0.11 0.08 0.09 0.09 0.05
Tot. average   0.09 0.25 0. 14 0.14 0.08 0.11 0.06
  1. Notes. The table reports the estimated fraction of individuals predicted not to transit to employment over their working life separately for different groups of individuals. See also Notes to Table 5