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Table 1 Composition

From: Self-employment in an equilibrium model of the labor market

  Paid employment Own-account Recruiter
Employment share 82.8 % 12.6 % 4.6 %
Mean hours worked per week 40.39 43.34 51.68
Raw data    
Mean earnings 10.69 9.34 11.14
Standard dev. of earnings 3.88 5.81 10.44
Adjusted data    
Median earnings 9.92 13.20 14.93
Mean earnings 10.69 15.71 18.72
Standard dev. of earnings 3.88 9.76 17.55
  1. Employment shares are measured as the proportion employed in that state amongst all those employed. Earnings are measured in £/hour