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Table 2 Matching variables by ethnicity and gende

From: Differences in the labor market entry of second-generation immigrants and ethnic Danes

  Females Males
  Ethnic Danes 2nd-generation Ethnic Danes 2nd-generation
  All West Non-West West Non-West All West Non-West West Non-West
Postal area employment rate:        
<-60% 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.01 0.01
Test     -1.34 -0.68     -1.91 0.23
60-65% 0.00 0.01 0.03 0.01 0.03 0.00 0.01 0.03 0.01 0.04
Test     0.71 -0.98     -0.91 -2.06
65-70% 0.01 0.02 0.05 0.02 0.04 0.01 0.03 0.05 0.04 0.05
Test     0.63 0.56     -0.66 -0.82
70-75% 0.04 0.07 0.11 0.08 0.11 0.04 0.07 0.11 0.07 0.11
Test     -0.35 -0.78     0.23 -0.08
75-80% 0.20 0.26 0.29 0.26 0.28 0.18 0.27 0.28 0.27 0.28
Test     0.00 0.55     0.07 0.37
80-85% 0.39 0.39 0.34 0.40 0.34 0.39 0.36 0.35 0.35 0.34
Test     -0.18 0.31     0.18 0.61
85%-> 0.35 0.24 0.19 0.24 0.19 0.37 0.26 0.17 0.25 0.17
Test     0.28 -0.09     0.46 0.20
  1. Note: The 3 groups for ethnic Danish females are All: all Ethnic Danes, West: Ethnic Danish twins matched to the second-generation Western females, Non-West: Ethnic Danish twins matched to the second-generation non-Western females. The 2 groups for 2nd-generation immigrants are West: second-generation immigrants with parents born in Western countries and Non-West: second-generation immigrants with parents born in non-Western countries. Test: test for equality of coefficient for ethnic Danish twins and their 2nd-generation comparable group. Source: Sample of young individuals, 1996-2003 (Statistics Denmark data).