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Table 1 Characteristics by treatment status

From: Tackling graduate unemployment in North Africa through employment subsidies: A look at the SIVP programme in Tunisia

  No SIVP SIVP Difference P-value
Gender: Female 57.4% 55.1% −2.4% 0.237
Age (@ first interview, ~1.6 months after graduation) 26.6 26.3 −0.3 0.009
Father’s Education: Primary or less 57.4% 54.4% −3.1% 0.126
Father’s Education: Secondary 30.2% 33.1% 2.9% 0.125
Father’s Education: Tertiary 12.3% 12.5% 0.2% 0.879
Internship 61.4% 77.7% 16.3% 0.000
Major: Technician - Business, law and language 9.4% 13.3% 3.9% 0.001
Major: Technician - STEM 14.1% 21.5% 7.4% 0.000
Major: Technician - Health and social services 2.8% 6.3% 3.6% 0.000
Major: Technician - Other 4.0% 2.7% −1.3% 0.096
Major: Masters - Business, law and languages 40.7% 38.8% −1.8% 0.363
Major: Masters - STEM 14.6% 6.3% −8.3% 0.000
Major: Masters - Other 4.7% 2.2% −2.6% 0.001
Major: Engineer 3.7% 5.4% 1.7% 0.031
Major: Other degrees 6.0% 3.3% −2.7% 0.003
Degree Attainment: Pass 62.9% 56.1% −6.7% 0.001
Degree Attainment: Satisfactory 22.8% 25.3% 2.6% 0.133
Degree Attainment: Good 10.5% 14.2% 3.7% 0.004
Degree Attainment: Very Good 3.9% 4.4% 0.5% 0.539
Bac: Mathematics 21.8% 22.1% 0.4% 0.819
Bac: Technical 10.4% 13.9% 3.5% 0.006
Bac: Science 23.2% 28.1% 4.9% 0.005
Bac: Economics and Management 13.4% 18.0% 4.6% 0.001
Bac: Arts 31.3% 17.9% −13.4% 0.000
Region: North East 40.5% 54.1% 13.6% 0.000
Region: North West 8.7% 5.0% −3.7% 0.001
Region: Centre East 25.5% 23.9% −1.7% 0.339
Region: Centre West 9.5% 5.0% −4.5% 0.000
Region: South East 8.9% 5.1% −3.8% 0.001
Region: South West 6.8% 6.9% 0.1% 0.957