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Table 1 Macedonia: Mean values of selected sample personal and job characteristics a

From: Occupational segregation and gender differentials in earnings in Macedonia

  Men Women
Monthly earnings (denars)b 9183.61 7851.68
Hourly earnings (denars)b 54.87 48.36
Ln (hourly earnings) 8.9923 8.8567
Work hours per week 42.330 41.449
Education
 Below primary 0.050 0.025
 Primary 0.205 0.179
 Secondary, 3 years 0.171 0.107
 Secondary, 4 years 0.403 0.448
 Non-university post-secondary 0.061 0.097
 University and above 0.110 0.145
Years of potential experiencec 23.593 21.870
Experience-squared 673.877 577.900
Marital status
 Married 0.851 0.886
 Unmarried 0.149 0.114
Ethnic affiliation   
 Macedonians 0.833 0.936
 Ethnic Albanians 0.101 0.024
 Other minorities 0.067 0.040
Enterprise ownership/size
 Public sector 0.758 0.689
 Private, with <10 employees 0.103 0.119
 Private, with 10-25 employees 0.042 0.037
 Private, with >25 employees 0.098 0.155
Pension fund registration
 Registered 0.866 0.865
 Not registered 0.134 0.135
Region
 West Macedonia 0.185 0.157
 East Macedonia 0.281 0.288
 Central Macedonia 0.242 0.237
 Skopje 0.293 0.318
Urban/Rural
 Urban 0.688 0.812
 Rural 0.312 0.188
  1. aFor categorical variables, shows fraction of total in the category.
  2. bIn 2000, the period average exchange rate was 1 Euro = 60.7250 denars.
  3. cMeasured as (age-years of education-6).