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Table 4 Divorce model using first full-time occupation and probabilistic occupation for one earner households

From: Dissimilar occupations and marital stability

Dependent variable: divorce (=1) 1 2 3
Ability Distance Marginal Effect −0.3410 −0.1388 −0.0091
  (0.2112) (0.1818) (.1898)
Activities Distance Marginal Effect 0.2332 0.1720 0.1844
  (0.1052)** (0.1101) (.1077)*
Skills Distance Marginal Effect 0.3506 0.0199 −0.0475
  (0.1233)*** (0.1268) (.1103)
Knowledge Distance Marginal Effect −0.0041 −0.0866 −0.1060
  (0.0982) (0.0898) (.0753)
Sample 1 Earner Married 1 Earner Married 1 Earner Married
Missing Occupation First Full Time Probabilistic Probabilistic
Household-Year Pairs 1068 1070 1070
Includes Controls Yes Yes Yes
Includes Occupation Indicators (Both Spouses) Yes Yes Yes; Interact with Indicator for Employed (=1)
Log Likelihood −113.76 −120.68 −118.10
Pseudo R Squared 0.3457 0.2930 0.3082
  1. *p < 0.1; **p < 0.05; ***p < 0.01. Cluster (household) robust standard errors for the marginal effects in parentheses. A positive marginal effect signifies an increased probability of dissolution.