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Table 6 Estimates of intergenerational earnings mobility within different immigrant groups and native comparison groups

From: Human capital transmission and the earnings of second-generation immigrants in Sweden

Geographic origin Regression estimates. Second generation immigrants Regression estimates. Native comparison group Rank. Second generation immigrants Correlation coefficient. Second generation immigrants Rank. Second generation immigrants IV. Second generation immigrants Rank. Second generation immigrants
1. Finland 0.183 0.124 12 0.104 13 0.343 11
(0.009) (0.008)   (0.003)   (0.029)  
2. Other Nordic countries 0.209 0.131 7 0.138 6 0.371 9
(0.011) (0.010)   (0.004)   (0.032)  
3. Former Yugoslavia 0.180 0.124 13 0.091 15 0.199 16
(0.025) (0.019)   (0.009)   (0.101)  
4. Greece 0.170 0.182 14 0.106 12 0.006 20
(0.040) (0.042)   (0.018)   (0.185)  
5. Italy 0.123 0.097 16 0.069 18 0.202 15
(0.043) (0.041)   (0.014)   (0.127)  
6. Turkey 0.100 0.082 19 0.047 19 0.820 1
(0.074) (0.044)   (0.032)   (0.321)  
7. Baltic States 0.248 0.157 4 0.158 4 0.423 5
(0.023) (0.018)   (0.009)   (0.057)  
8. Former Soviet Union 0.163 0.016 15 0.089 16 0.190 17
(0.045) (0.037)   (0.016)   (0.164)  
9. Czechoslovakia 0.184 0.238 11 0.115 11 0.252 13
(0.043) (0.032)   (0.017)   (0.087)  
10. Hungary 0.247 0.170 5 0.150 5 0.529 2
(0.028) (0.023)   (0.011)   (0.071)  
11. Poland 0.189 0.149 10 0.120 10 0.356 10
(0.046) (0.031)   (0.017)   (0.136)  
12. Germany 0.201 0.149 8 0.135 8 0.413 6
(0.016) (0.013)   (0.007)   (0.049)  
13. France 0.272 0.116 1 0.201 1 0.496 3
(0.064) (0.056)   (0.029)   (0.156)  
14. United Kingdom 0.110 0.077 18 0.071 17 0.213 14
(0.051) (0.039)   (0.023)   (0.125)  
15. The Netherlands 0.223 0.158 6 0.135 7 0.486 4
(0.053) (0.037)   (0.019)   (0.150)  
16. The Middle East 0.064 0.217 20 0.038 20 0.184 18
(0.073) (0.075)   (0.039)   (0.272)  
17. Africa 0.121 0.192 17 0.092 14 0.167 19
(0.061) (0.053)   (0.027)   (0.132)  
18. Asia 0.201 0.174 8 0.130 9 0.342 12
(0.064) (0.052)   (0.025)   (0.172)  
19. Latin America 0.251 0.083 3 0.189 2 0.372 8
(0.086) (0.082)   (0.039)   (0.146)  
20. United States and Canada 0.254 0.183 2 0.188 3 0.391 7
(0.031) (0.027)   (0.014)   (0.076)  
All natives   0.140   0.090   0.222  
  (0.004)   (0.002)   (0.013)  
All immigrants 0.207    0.129   0.386  
(0.005)    (0.002)   (0.016)  
Weighted average of mobility within immigrant groups 0.196    0.121   0.351  
  (0.005)    (0.002)   (0.017)  
  1. Standard errors within parentheses.