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Table 2 Determinants of satisfaction with life across undocumented and regularized migrant workers

From: The well-being of newly regularized migrant workers: Determinants of their satisfaction with life as compared to undocumented migrant workers and regular local residents

  Undocumented Regularized
Standardized coefficients p-value Standardized coefficients p-value
Woman (ref. Male) 0.10 0.11 0.07 0.35
Age (year) 0.11 0.16 0.07 0.40
Education (ref. Secondary)
 Primary − 0.01 0.86 0.12 0.13
 Tertiary −0.01 0.83 −0.01 0.92
Employed (ref. Unemployed) 0.07 0.32 −0.11 0.17
Yearly household income equivalised, OECD, net (in thousands CHF) 0.10 0.15 0.08 0.35
Number of persons per room −0.05 0.41 −0.14 0.09
Partner (ref. No) 0.08 0.22 0.04 0.64
Children (ref. No) 0.02 0.77 0.07 0.36
Participation in association, club (ref. No) 0.18 0.00 0.13 0.08
Self-rated health (ref. Poor to good) 0.25 0.00 0.13 0.08
Years in Geneva −0.01 0.85 −0.17 0.04
Return to the country of origin (ref. No) 0.10 0.12 0.07 0.35
Remittances (ref. No) 0.12 0.07 0.10 0.20
Discrimination (ref. No) −0.13 0.03 0.06 0.42
  1. Data source: Parchemins study