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Table 2 Nominal and real wage rigidity by main nationalities, in percentage, average 2003-2008

From: Nominal and real wage rigidity: Does nationality matter?

  Total Natives Immigrants EU15 PALOP CEEC Brazil China
Total sample         
Nominal wage rigidity 47.1 47.6 48.8 53.7 38.8 57.9 60.2 64.8
Real wage rigidity 19.7 18.1 22.7 28.0 19.1 25.1 28.4 45.0
Excluding minimum         
wage earners         
Nominal wage rigidity 50.7 50.9 52.3 58.4 41.3 51.5 54.3 77.5
Real wage rigidity 17.3 17.6 16.1 25.8 19.5 10.8 16.3 12.5