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Table 1 Variable descriptions, ages of 15–64

From: Job dissatisfaction and migration: evidence from Tajikistan

Variables Descriptions
age Individual’s age
resm Difference between expected wages from migration and current work earnings, in thousands of Somoni
resw Difference between expected intra-country wages and current work earnings, in thousands of Somoni
ch14 Number of children in families with age less than 15
pcnf Monthly per capita nonfood consumption, nominal in thousands of Somoni
meduc Dummy variable on whether an individual holds the highest level of education from the vocational school
heduc Dummy variable on whether an individual holds the highest level of education from university
male Dummy variable on whether an individual is male
capl Dummy variable on whether an individual lives in the capital city (Dushanbe)
ssec Dummy variable on whether an individual’s job is affiliated with social security scheme
fdpl Dummy variable on whether an individual workplace is in a fixed building
smpl Dummy variable on whether an individual workplace is in the street or market
netw Network variable (excluded exogenous continuous variable)