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Table 3 Attitudes towards labor market reform (% of respondents)

From: Reforming an insider-outsider labor market: the Spanish experience

  Spain EU15
Population 16 years old and over 61.2 71.2
• 16–24 years old 64.9 71.2
• 45–54 years old 60.1 69.4
• 55–64 years old 58.8 68.6
Employed (16–64 years old)   
• Expect to keep their jobs in near future 57.2 69.4
• Do not expect to keep their jobs in near future 61.7 70.0
Non-employed (16–64 years old)   
• Lost their jobs during the crisis 70.3 73.5
• Did not lose their jobs during the crisis 60.0 70.5
Current labor status (16–64 years old)   
• Self employed/Entrepreneurs 67.2 77.4
• Managers 62.2 68.5
• Salaried professionals 65.3 73.6
• Other skilled employees 51.0 67.3
• Low-skill employees 69.3 71.2
• Unemployed 69.6 72.6