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Table 7 Transitions from a career job

From: Bridge jobs in Europe

  Still in a career job Moved to a bridge job Moved directly into retirement
Age group 55-70    
Full Sample 40.18 8.74 51.08
Northern Europe 42.40 9.87 47.73
Mediterranean Europe 35.63 6.40 57.97
Age group 55-64    
Full Sample 58.24 9.27 32.49
Northern Europe 61.76 10.34 27.91
Mediterranean Europe 51.23 7.15 42.03
Age group 65-70    
Full Sample 10.10 7.84 82.06
Northern Europe 11.02 9.11 88.98
Mediterranean Europe 8.10 5.08 86.82
Full Sample    
At Most 12 Years of Schooling 34.23 7.64 58.14
More Than 12 Years of Schooling 48.43 10.26 41.31
Northern Europe    
At Most 12 Years of Schooling 36.57 8.87 54.56
More Than 12 Years of Schooling 48.60 10.94 40.46
Mediterranean Europe    
At Most 12 Years of Schooling 30.76 5.81 63.43
More Than 12 Years of Schooling 47.85 7.84 44.26
  1. Males aged 55–70. Transitions by age and by education. Including part-time jobs in the definition of career jobs.