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Table 1 The education degree–occupation matrix for selected occupations—2006 (weighted)

From: Is the lower return to immigrants’ foreign schooling a postarrival problem in Canada?

  Degree   “Usual” degree by
Occupation 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Total Mean Mode VRI
7 995 245 1295 4345 4630 3745 14,815 3645 45 3665 100 38 8.38 9 10
0.04 0.00 0.24 0.19 0.28 0.51 0.58 1.00 0.10 0.63 0.09     
8 925 355 875 3360 3015 3165 10,765 1370 10 3360 90 27 8.33 9 12
0.06 0.03 0.26 0.25 0.30 0.74 0.72 0.62 0.00 1.00 0.13     
57 23,970 4245 9505 29,735 15,940 7685 9310 1060 50 930 90 103 5.81 6 5
0.85 0.26 1.00 0.77 0.52 0.54 0.15 0.10 0.02 0.03 0.00     
288 6530 1970 2075 8395 4460 2240 3190 350 10 315 40 30 5.88 6 3
1.00 0.58 0.93 0.94 0.64 0.69 0.26 0.18 0.00 0.08 0.06     
478 1310 425 115 380 300 65 105 10 10 10 5 3 4.55 3 3
1.00 0.63 0.25 0.20 0.21 0.08 0.03 0.02 0.17 0.00 0.02     
Total 883 450 301 1200 917 431 1505 221 21 347 50 6326    
  1. Notes: the numbers are rounded