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Table 1 Educational attainment and household arrangements by European groups of countries and gender (ages 30–59) 2014

From: Examining social determinants of health: the role of education, household arrangements and country groups by gender

   Dual-earner countries Liberal General family support Familistic Transition post-socialist
Men (%) Women (%) Men (%) Women (%) Men (%) Women (%) Men (%) Women (%) Men (%) Women (%)
Low education No partner-no children 3.7 1.4 7.1 3.1 3.1 2.1 9.7 4.1 3.8 1.3
No partner-children 0.3 1.3 0.9 4.9 0.3 1.9 0.8 4.4 0.4 2.1
Partner-no children 3.4 3.5 4.2 4.6 2.8 3.9 5.5 6.7 1.9 2.9
Partner-children 5.0 3.4 15.4 14.5 5.4 5.5 24.2 22.7 6.7 7.9
  Total 12.3 9.7 27.6 27.1 11.5 13.3 40.2 37.9 12.8 14.2
Medium education No partner-no children 9.6 4.7 7.1 4.4 10.5 7.0 10.1 5.4 14.7 6.6
No partner-children 1.8 4.0 0.9 4.8 1.3 5.8 0.5 3.5 1.5 7.8
Partner-no children 10.8 10.1 6.8 7.3 11.7 12.1 4.8 4.8 11.2 10.8
Partner-children 24.7 17.4 18.1 20.5 25.3 25.1 20.5 20.3 40.7 33.6
  Total 46.9 36.2 32.9 37.1 48.8 50.0 35.9 34.0 68.1 58.8
High education No partner-no children 6.3 6.5 6.7 5.7 7.2 6.2 6.9 6.3 4.0 4.4
No partner-children 1.2 4.8 0.6 3.5 1.1 3.7 0.3 2.3 0.3 3.4
Partner-no children 8.9 11.3 9.1 7.1 8.7 7.3 3.4 4.1 3.4 4.2
Partner-children 24.3 31.4 23.2 19.6 22.6 19.7 13.4 15.4 11.4 15.0
  Total 40.7 54.1 39.6 35.9 39.6 36.8 23.9 28.1 19.1 27.0
Total   100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
  N 7156 7054 9881 11,423 16,140 17,718 21,600 23,145 34,310 39,471
  1. Data source: EU-SILC 2014
  2. Note: Dual-earner (Denmark, Finland, Island, Norway and Sweden); Liberal (Switzerland, United Kingdom, Ireland and Malta); General family support (Austria, Belgium, Germany, France and Netherlands); Familistic (Greece, Spain, Italy and Portugal); and Transition post-socialist (Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, Croatia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia and Slovak Republic