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Table 1 Means of the explanatory variables in May 2006 and April-June 2012

From: The future of retirement and the pension system: How the public’s expectations vary over time and across socio-economic groups

  May April-June
  2006 2012
Male 0.496 0.488
Partner 0.768 0.790
Age 49.992 50.562
Log. net-inc. (if inc. > 0) 7.165 6.452
Inc. = 0 0.108 0.092
Unk. Inc. 0.024 0.017
Educ. Med. 0.389 0.412
Educ. High 0.234 0.252
Self-employed 0.035 0.061
Retired 0.202 0.195
Disabled 0.052 0.041
Homemaker 0.163 0.108
Unemployed 0.020 0.029
Public sector 0.212 0.255
Home owner 0.680 0.755
In 20 years 0.512 0.510
N 1,309 1,693
  1. Note: Means use respondents included in at least one of the regressions; means are weighted with sample weights based upon age, gender and education.