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Table 2 Characteristics on segment level by weighted group characteristics

From: Vocational training choice from a regional perspective

Occupational segment Share in total Urban concentration Share of USS graduates in VET Lifetime income (1000€) of skilled labor
1 Agriculture 2.6 − 1.00 21 1116
8 Social 9.4 0.00 18 1270
6 Trade 16.9 0.19 30 1260
2 Production 33.5 0.54 20 1523
3 Construction 8.6 0.63 11 1344
7 Clerical 16.9 1.56 58 1732
5 Logistics 6.0 1.70 20 1371
4 Science 4.7 2.00 58 2076
9 Cultural 1.5 2.00 60 1373
  1. For the calculation of "urban concentration", the category "rather urban" has been ascribed the value 2, rather peri-urban the value 1, rather all-over the value 0, and rather rural the value -1 (compare Table 1). Then the weighted mean has been calculated across a segment's main groups
  2. See Table 1