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Table 6 Ordered logit regression for schooling, young females*

From: Age at immigration and high school dropouts

Variable FSU immigrants 1989-1994 FSU immigrants 1989-1994
Tel Aviv 0.031 (0.1434) 0.0448 (0.1436)
Haifa 1.0623* (0.1689) 1.0622* (0.1692)
Jerusalem 0.8863* (0.1873) 0.9004* (0.1874)
North 0.1658** (0.0902) 0.1736** (0.0903)
Center 0.4221* (0.0819) 0.4283* (0.0822)
Judea, Samaria and Gaza 0.3429** (0.1805) 0.3425** (0.1805)
Time in Israel 0.0278 (0.0471) 0.0303 (0.0471)
1992-94 Immigrant ?0.3787 (0.3648) ?0.3693 (0.368)
Time in Israel for 1992-94 Immigrants ?0.0104 (0.021) ?0.0106 (0.0212)
Ages at arrival 6-9 0.1298 (0.1168)  
Ages at arrival 10-13 0.3337* (0.0818)  
Ages at arrival 14-15 0.2664* (0.0854)  
Age at arrival   ?5.9657* (2.135)
Age at arrival2   0.7685* (0.2723)
Age at arrival3   ?0.0418* (0.0149)
Age at arrival4   0.0008* (0.0003)
Cutpoint 1 ?1.1174 (1.0101) ?17.6903* (6.1142)
Cutpoint 2 0.2969 (1.0098) ?16.2751* (6.1135)
Year Fixed Effect Yes Yes
Number of Observations 4,345 4,345
Log Likelihood ?3975.7882 ?3973.8167
Pseudo R2 0.0292 0.0297
  1. *Ages at arrival 6-18. Aged 25+ in the survey year. Conditional on not studying at the time of the survey.
  2. Dropped observations: Institutions and Bedouins, people with schooling over 30 or with missing schooling.
  3. Omitted categories: South, Year 2011, Ages at arrival 16-18. Comparison group: HSD (0-11 years).
  4. Standard errors appear in parentheses. *Significant at 5% level. **Significant at 10% level.
  5. Source: CBS Labor Force Surveys 1996-2011.