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Table 1 Summary statistics for the main variables in the dataset

From: Minimum income schemes in Europe: is there a trade-off with activation policies?

  Obs. Mean Std. dev. Min Max
SA/GDP per capita 490 0.1905 0.0657 0.0535 0.4344
SA/avg. annual wages 482 0.1797 0.0540 0.0611 0.3414
MIP/GDP per capita 489 0.2707 0.0899 0.1036 0.5054
MIP/avg. annual wages 482 0.2572 0.0832 0.1066 0.5364
ALMP (as % of GDP) 467 2.0488 1.249 0.15 7.07
Trade union density 508 35.898 20.511 5.6543 83.862
Total employment index 377 94.732 11.823 52.206 146.27
Unemployment (% of labor force) 516 8.0393 4.2666 0.4689 26.187
  1. Note. Data sources. (1) OECD.Stat (2016) for: GDP per capita at current prices; average annual wages; ALMP as % of GDP; trade union density; total employment index; unemployment as % of labor force. (2) SAMIP (2016) dataset for: SA rates; MIP rates