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Table 8 Descriptive statistics of the estimation subsample and original SK-SILC 2010–2012

From: Labour force participation elasticities and the move away from a flat tax: the case of Slovakia

Dataset Subsample for estimation SK-SILC 2010–2012
Variable Mean Std. dev. Mean Std. dev.
Active 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5
Employed 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5
Gains to work (in euros, monthly) 519.2 168.6 437.6 237.4
Log of gains to work 6.2 0.3 6.1 0.5
Non-labour income (in euros, monthly) 1110.3 632.1 1133.4 633.9
Log of non-labour income 6.8 0.6 6.9 0.6
Male 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Female 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Education: primary 0.1 0.4 0.3 0.4
Education: secondary 0.7 0.5 0.6 0.5
Education: tertiary 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.4
Age 42.4 16.5 39.9 21.0
Years of experience 19.0 14.8 17.4 15.5
Chronic disease 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.4
Parent with child under 3 years 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.2
Parent with child over 3 years 0.3 0.5 0.2 0.4
Pensioner 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.4
Student 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.3
Working partner 0.4 0.5 0.3 0.5
Family: married 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.5
Family: separated, divorced, or widowed 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.3
Density: dense 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.4
Density: average 0.3 0.5 0.3 0.5
Density: sparse 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5
Region: Bratislava 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.3
Region: Trnava 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.3
Region: Trencin 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.3
Region: Nitra 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.3
Region: Zilina 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.3
Region: Banska Bystrica 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.3
Region: Presov 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.4
Region: Kosice 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.4
Sample size 37,960   46,191