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Table 3 Proportion in categories of job match by years since migration (male ordered logit results)

From: Does it matter if immigrants work in jobs related to their education?

  Traditional immigrants Non-traditional immigrants Canadian-born
  (1) (2) (3) (1) (2) (3) (1) (2) (3)
  Closely Somewhat Not related Closely Somewhat Not related Closely Somewhat Not related
At means of covariates 0.668*** 0.174*** 0.158*** 0.603*** 0.185*** 0.212*** 0.618*** 0.180*** 0.202***
  (0.063) (0.022) (0.022) (0.045) (0.015) (0.015) (0.003) (0.001) (0.001)
Years since migration  
0.000 0.527 *** 0.220 *** 0.253 *** 0.469 *** 0.215 *** 0.317 ***
  (0.296) (0.038) (0.038) (0.157) (0.019) (0.019)    
5.000 0.562 *** 0.211 *** 0.227 *** 0.511 *** 0.208 *** 0.282 ***
  (0.187) (0.033) (0.033) (0.091) (0.018) (0.018)    
10.000 0.596 *** 0.200 *** 0.204 *** 0.553 *** 0.199 *** 0.249 ***
  (0.107) (0.027) (0.027) (0.047) (0.016) (0.016)    
15.000 0.629 *** 0.189 *** 0.182 *** 0.594 *** 0.188 *** 0.219 ***
  (0.059) (0.021) (0.021) (0.029) (0.014) (0.014)    
20.000 0.661 *** 0.177 *** 0.162 *** 0.634 *** 0.175 *** 0.191 ***
  (0.038) (0.017) (0.017) (0.032) (0.013) (0.013)    
25.000 0.692 *** 0.164 *** 0.144 *** 0.672 *** 0.162 *** 0.167 ***
  (0.041) (0.017) (0.017) (0.054) (0.015) (0.015)    
N (person-years) 1691 2502 40,815
  1. Note: significance level: *** p<0.01; ** p<0.05; * p<0.1. Data are from the SLID and include panels 2-7 for the years 2001-2011. The estimation sample is restricted to full-time full-year paid workers aged 18-64, with positive wages and who have at least one post-secondary education credential. The immigrant sample is restricted to workers whose age at arrival was 10 years or older. The dependant variable is job-relatedness and the explanatory variables include years of schooling, potential experience, years since migration and other socio-demographic controls. Non-traditional immigrants include those born in the following countries/regions: Middle-East, Caribbean, Mexico and Central America, Southern America, Asia, Southeast Asia and Africa. Traditional immigrants include those born in the following countries/regions: United Kingdom, United States, Europe, Australia and New Zealand. Standard errors, adjusted for clustering at the individual level, are in parentheses and have been multiplied by 100