Chapter 6: Key skills and economic and social well-being

 

 

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Figures

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  • Figure 6.1 Workers’ proficiency levels
  • Figure 6.2 (L) Mean literacy score, by labour force status
  • Figure 6.3 (L) Employment status, by literacy proficiency level
  • Figure 6.4 (L) Distribution of wages, by literacy proficiency level
  • Figure 6.5 (L) Effect of education and literacy proficiency on labour market participation
  • Figure 6.6 (L) Effect of education and literacy proficiency on the likelihood of being employed
  • Figure 6.7 (L) Effect of education and literacy proficiency on wages
  • Figure 6.8 (L) Effect of literacy proficiency on wages, by educational attainment
  • Figure 6.9 (L) Low literacy proficiency and negative social outcomes
  • Figure 6.10 (L) Trust and literacy proficiency
  • Figure 6.11 (L) Volunteering and literacy proficiency
  • Figure 6.12 (L) Political efficacy and literacy proficiency
  • Figure 6.13 (L) Reported health and literacy proficiency
  • Figure 6.14a (L) Educational attainment, literacy proficiency and positive social outcomes
  • Figure 6.15 (N) GDP per capita and numeracy
  • Figure 6.16 (L) Inequality in the distribution of income and literacy skills

 

Tables

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  • Table A6.1 (L) Distribution of workers’ proficiency in literacy, percentage
  • Table A6.1 (N) Distribution of workers’ proficiency in numeracy, percentage
  • Table A6.1 (P) Distribution of workers’proficiency in problem solving in technology-rich environments, percentage
  • Table A6.2 (L) Mean literacy proficiency, by labour force status
  • Table A6.3 (L) Percentage of adults in each labour market status, by level of proficiency in literacy
  • Table A6.4 (L) Distribution of wages among employees, by level of proficiency in literacy
  • Table A6.5 (L) Effect of education and literacy proficiency on the likelihood of adults participating in the labour market
  • Table A6.6 (L) Effect of education and literacy proficiency on the likelihood of adults being employed
  • Table A6.7 (L) Effect of years of education and literacy proficiency on wages
  • Table A6.8 (L) Effect of literacy proficiency on wages, by level of education
  • Table A6.9 (L) Likelihood of adults scoring at or below Level 1 in literacy reporting low levels of trust and political efficacy, fair or poor health, or of not participating in volunteer activities (adjusted)
  • Table A6.10 (L) Likelihood of adults reporting low levels of trust, by level of proficiency in literacy (adjusted)
  • Table A6.11a (L) Likelihood of adults participating in volunteer activities, by level of proficiency in literacy (adjusted)
  • Table A6.11b (L) Likelihood of adults not participating in volunteer activities, by level of proficiency in literacy (adjusted)
  • Table A6.12 (L) Likelihood of adults reporting low levels of political efficacy, by level of proficiency in literacy (adjusted)
  • Table A6.13 (L) Likelihood of adults reporting fair or poor health, by level of proficiency in literacy (adjusted)
  • Table A6.14 (L) Likelihood of adults reporting positive social outcomes, by level of education and proficiency in literacy (adjusted marginal probabilities)
  • Table A6.15 (N) GDP per capita (2011) and percentage of adults at or below Level 2 or at Level 4 or higher in numeracy
  • Table A6.16 (L) Inequality in the distribution of income and literacy skills