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From: Hanging in, but only just: part-time employment and in-work poverty throughout the crisis

  All workers Part-time workers
  2008 2012 2008 2012
Part-time 11.2 11.0
Involuntary part-time 22.1 29.4
Women 48.4 49.8 85.3 83.1
Low skilled 17.6 14.9 24.5 21.5
Middle skilled 52.1 50.2 50.4 51.2
High skilled 30.3 34.9 25.1 27.3
Age 20_29 18.5 16.0 15.0 15.6
Age 30_49 55.9 54.8 56.0 53.2
Age 50_64 25.6 29.2 29.0 31.2
Not born in country 8.3 9.3 10.2 13.2
Single 9.4 12.0 10.7 13.2
Couple 42.2 54.3 49.1 55.9
Other 48.4 33.7 40.2 31.0
Average (variance) WI other HH members 0.51 (0.16) 55.8 (0.19) 0.57 (0.17) 0.57 (0.19)
0 children 59.4 47.3 52.7 43.5
1 child 21.0 24.6 21.1 25.0
2 children 15.4 21.3 20.4 22.9
>2 children 4.2 6.8 5.8 8.7
ISCO = 1 or 2 22.8 26.9 14.7 17.1
ISCO = 3 18.6 16.9 18.4 14.4
ISCO = 4 11.7 10.8 16.8 15.1
ISCO = 5 13.5 15.2 23.2 23.8
ISCO = 6, 7, or 8 24.2 21.4 7.7 10.3
ISCO = 9 9.4 8.8 19.3 19.3
FY working 90.8 90.9 81.4 81.8
UNEMPL benefit 5.9 6.3 10.6 11.7
Benefit 17.0 16.9 26.6 25.5
Total n values 181,657 174,067 13,653 13,711
  1. Source: EU-SILC 2008 and 2012