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Table 1 Transitions from a career job

From: Bridge jobs in Europe

  Still in a full time career job Moved to a part time CJ Moved to a bridge job Moved directly into retirement
Age group 55-70     
Full Sample 38.90 0.71 8.86 51.53
Northern Europe 40.78 0.99 10.04 48.20
Mediterranean Europe 35.09 0.14 6.45 58.32
Age group 55-64     
Full Sample 57.05 0.88 9.40 32.67
Northern Europe 60.30 1.22 10.52 27.96
Mediterranean Europe 50.65 0.22 7.19 41.94
Age group 65-70     
Full Sample 9.06 0.42 7.97 82.55
Northern Europe 9.63 0.62 9.28 80.48
Mediterranean Europe 7.82 - 5.15 87.02
  1. Males only. Age groups: 55–70, 55–64 and 65–70.
  2. Source: our computations from the third wave of the survey SHARE.