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Table 1 Summary statistics - Male/Female

From: Does intermarriage change migrants’ preferences for the home country?

Table 1a. Summary statistics - Male
  Married Single All
  Before moving Before entering After entering   
Description to Germany SOEP SOEP   
Average intentions 0.73 0.64 0.57 0.54 0.65
  (0.36) (0.38) (0.37) (0.43) (0.39)
Average remittances 0.29 0.28 0.10 0.06 0.22
  (0.30) (0.30) (0.17) (0.17) (0.28)
Return migrants 0.29 0.28 0.10 0.06 0.22
  (0.49) (0.38) (0.26) (0.42) (0.43)
German spouse 0.04 0.14 0.28 0 0.12
  (0.20) (0.34) (0.45)   (0.32)
Age at entry 31 19 10 10 20
  (6.93) (6.36) (6.20) (8.46) (10.92)
Year of immigration 1972 1972 1976 1970 1972
  (9.00) (8.49) (6.63) (130.16) (61.34)
Years of education 9 9 10 7 9
  (2.67) (2.58) (2.40) (5.05) (3.49)
German spoken 1.98 2.44 2.74 2.65 2.33
  (0.64) (0.58) (0.39) (0.55) (0.65)
Number of children 1 1 1 1 1
  (1.16) (1.23) (1.15) (1.36) (1.25)
Low income group 0.27 0.13 0.42 0.71 0.33
  (0.45) (0.34) (0.50) (0.45) (0.47)
Medium income group 0.38 0.34 0.41 0.20 0.33
  (0.49) (0.48) (0.49) (0.40) (0.47)
High income group 0.34 0.52 0.16 0.08 0.33
  (0.48) (0.50) (0.37) (0.28) (0.47)
Greek 0.14 0.12 0.06 0.13 0.13
  (0.35) (0.33) (0.25) (0.34) (0.33)
Italian 0.13 0.24 0.17 0.18 0.18
  (0.34) (0.43) (0.38) (0.38) (0.39)
Spanish 0.11 0.13 0.04 0.12 0.11
  (0.31) (0.33) (0.21) (0.32) (0.31)
Portuguese 0.00 0.01 0.01 0.00 0.00
  (0.05) (0.07) (0.10) (0.07) (0.07)
Turkish 0.39 0.33 0.57 0.37 0.38
  (0.49) (0.47) (0.50) (0.48) (0.49)
Ex-Yugoslav 0.22 0.18 0.13 0.20 0.19
  (0.42) (0.38) (0.34) (0.40) (0.40)
Number of observations 707 747 201 464 2,119
Table 1b. Summary statistics - Female
  Married Single All
  Before moving Before entering After entering   
Description to Germany SOEP SOEP   
Average intentions 0.73 0.65 0.60 0.58 0.67
  (0.63) (0.38) (0.38) (0.44) (0.38)
Average remittances 0.11 0.10 0.05 0.03 0.09
  (0.20) (0.18) (0.14) (0.11) (0.18)
Return migrants 0.34 0.18 0.10 0.24 0.25
  (0.47) (0.39) (0.30) (0.43) (0.43)
German spouse 0.03 0.07 0.17 0 0.06
  (0.16) (0.26) (0.38)   (0.24)
Age at entry 30 17 9 11 21
  (9.09) (6.23) (6.04) (9.86) (11.69)
Year of immigration 1974 1974 1978 1973 1974
  (8.68) (9.12) (7.60) (108.91) (46.08)
Years of education 8 9 9 6 8
  (2.83) (2.63) (2.70) (5.08) (2.85)
German spoken 1.71 2.16 2.65 2.57 2.06
  (0.67) (0.70) (0.59) (0.67) (0.76)
Number of children 1 1 1 1 1
  (1.20) (1.14) (1.00) (1.65) (1.26)
Low income group 0.45 0.39 0.34 0.22 0.33
  (0.50) (0.49) (0.47) (0.50) (0.50)
Medium income group 0.21 0.23 0.33 0.23 0.23
  (0.41) (0.42) (0.47) (0.42) (0.42)
High income group 0.34 0.38 0.34 0.22 0.33
  (0.47) (0.49) (0.47) (0.41) (0.47)
Greek 0.13 0.14 0.08 0.10 0.12
  (0.34) (0.35) (0.27) (0.30) (0.33)
Italian 0.14 0.18 0.17 0.13 0.16
  (0.35) (0.39) (0.38) (0.34) (0.36)
Spanish 0.10 0.12 0.03 0.07 0.10
  (0.30) (0.33) (0.16) (0.26) (0.30)
Portuguese 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.01
  (0.09) (0.07) (0.11) (0.08) (0.08)
Turkish 0.38 0.37 0.54 0.43 0.40
  (0.49) (0.48) (0.50) (0.50) (0.49)
Ex-Yugoslav 0.24 0.18 0.17 0.26 0.22
  (0.43) (0.38) (0.38) (0.44) (0.41)
Number of observations 782 644 155 333 1,914
  1. Note. The numbers indicate mean values, standard deviations are in parentheses. Observations with missing information on the nationality of the spouse are included. These are missing observations for the following variables: intentions to return, year of education, German spoken and number of children.