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Table 5 Difference in log of work related income, Canada and Sweden 2015

From: Polish immigrants and their children in Canada and Sweden, employment status and income patterns

  Canada Sweden
coef se sig % dif coef se sig % dif
Females
 Observations 6,921,925     2,081,864    
 R2   0.11     0.18   
 Native-born not Polish (comparison)         
  Native-born with 1 parent born in Poland 0.05 0.03 * 0.06 − 0.03 0.01 *** − 0.03
  Native-born with 2 parents born in Poland 0.07 0.02 *** 0.08 − 0.04 0.02 ** − 0.04
Immigrant from Poland − 0.87 0.01 *** − 0.58 − 0.85 0.01 *** − 0.57
  Other Immigrant − 0.94 0.01 *** − 0.61 − 0.94 0.00 *** − 0.61
Male
 Observations 7,009,840     2,143,148    
 R2   0.13     0.14   
 Native-born not Polish (comparison)         
  Native-born with 1 parent born in Poland 0.07 0.03 ** 0.07 − 0.07 0.01 *** − 0.06
  Native-born with 2 parents born in Poland 0.05 0.02 *** 0.05 − 0.17 0.02 *** − 0.15
  Immigrant from Poland − 0.64 0.01 *** − 0.47 − 0.59 0.01 *** − 0.45
  Other Immigrant − 0.74 0.01 *** − 0.52 − 0.80 0.00 *** − 0.55
  1. The 2016 Census of Canada is a 25% sample of Canadian households. As per Statistics Canada requirement we show the weighted number of observations
  2. Significance: *0.1; **0.05; ***0.01
  3. Regressions control for age, age squared, years in the host country for immigrants, years in the host country squared, schooling, marital status, number of children and residence in the 3 largest cities