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Table 4 Employment status, sectors and occupations, 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 to Russia since 1989
Current employment status (percentage of all locals/immigrants):
 Student 9.7 1.6 0.8
 Unable to work for health reasons, disabled 1.5 1.5 2.1
 Retired and not working 22.3 17.3 22.9
 On maternity or childcare leave, housewife 4.1 7.1 4.9
 Temporarily not employed for other reasons and looking for a job 4.1 4.4 4.6
 Temporarily not employed for other reasons and not looking for a job 4.6 3.7 3.9
 A farmer 0.1 0.1 0.3
 An entrepreneur 1.7 1.7 5.2
 Working at an enterprise, organization, collective farm, state farm or cooperative 47.3 56.2 48.5
 Working at some other place than an enterprise, organization, collective farm, state farm or cooperative 4.5 6.2 7.0
Sector of employment:
 Industry 19.6 14.4 12.6
 Construction 9.1 9.3 13.4
 Transportation, Communication 8.8 9.1 12.6
 Agriculture 4.7 7.6 3.4
 Government and Public Administration 7.0 11.0 6.3
 Education 10.0 11.3 9.6
 Public Health 7.4 6.6 6.3
 Trade, Consumer Services 20.4 18.9 20.9
 Other 13.0 11.8 15.1