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Table 2 Individual characteristics, RLMS data, year 2009

From: Russian migrants to Russia: assimilation and local labor market effects

  Lived in the same region of Russia since 1989 Migrated within Russia since 1989 Migrated into Russia since 1989 Period of immigration
1989-1995 1996-2000 2001-2009
Percent male 42.4% 42.0% 44.3% 44.4% 45.1% 43.0%
Age 44.0 43.1 48.1 50.0 50.1 41.5
Years of education 11.8 12.2 12.1 12.1 12.0 12.0
Married 58.7% 72.9% 76.4% 75.8% 78.6% 74.7%
Percent having children 71.5% 82.2% 88.7% 88.9% 92.0% 83.7%
Ethnic Russian 87.9% 90.4% 71.7% 72.4% 69.6% 72.6%
Live in urban area 77% 68% 71% 68.1% 71.6% 78.6%