Appendix Table 2-1
Coefficients from ordinary least squares regression models predicting employment earnings of principal applicants (economic immigrants), by years since landing and presence of pre-landing Canadian work experience, 2002–2004 landing cohort — Part 1

Table summary
This table displays the results of Coefficients from ordinary least squares regression models predicting employment earnings of principal applicants (economic immigrants) 1 to 2 years after landing, 5 to 6 years after landing, With Canadian work experience and Without Canadian work experience, calculated using coefficient units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  1 to 2 years after landing 5 to 6 years after landing
With Canadian work experience Without Canadian work experience With Canadian work experience Without Canadian work experience
coefficient
Intercept 10.15Note *** 9.67Note *** 10.39Note *** 10.03Note ***
Age (reference: 25 to 29)  
20 to 24 0.00 -0.06Note * 0.05 -0.08Note ***
30 to 34 0.08Note ** -0.05Note *** 0.03 -0.08Note ***
35 to 39 0.15Note *** -0.11Note *** 0.03 -0.16Note ***
40 to 44 0.24Note *** -0.16Note *** 0.06 -0.28Note ***
45 to 49 0.35Note *** -0.25Note *** 0.13Note *** -0.39Note ***
50 to 54 0.33Note *** -0.31Note *** 0.00 -0.50Note ***
Education (reference: 10 to 12 years of schooling)  
9 or fewer years of schooling -0.11 0.05 0.17 0.15Note ***
13 or more years of schooling 0.42Note ** -0.04 0.53Note *** 0.16Note ***
Trade or diploma, 12 or fewer years of schooling 0.03 0.21Note *** 0.09 0.27Note ***
Trade or diploma, 13 or more years of schooling 0.16Note * 0.05 0.22Note ** 0.22Note ***
Some university 0.28Note *** -0.05 0.36Note *** 0.22Note ***
Bachelor, 14 or fewer years of schooling 0.28Note ** 0.09Note *** 0.44Note *** 0.33Note ***
Bachelor, 15 or more years of schooling 0.55Note *** 0.00 0.64Note *** 0.33Note ***
Master's, 16 or fewer years of schooling 0.67Note *** -0.09Note *** 0.73Note *** 0.20Note ***
Master's, 17 or more years of schooling 0.68Note *** 0.02 0.78Note *** 0.37Note ***
Doctorate 0.43Note *** 0.09Note *** 0.67Note *** 0.39Note ***
Language (reference: not speaking English or French)  
Mother tongue English, unilingual 0.93Note *** 0.72Note *** 0.65Note *** 0.50Note ***
Mother tongue French, unilingual 0.74Note ** -0.13 0.47 0.04
Mother tongue English/French, bilingual 0.76Note *** 0.76Note *** 0.42Note *** 0.42Note ***
Other mother tongue, English 0.55Note *** 0.32Note *** 0.31Note *** 0.16Note ***
Other mother tongue, French 0.45 0.01 -0.07 -0.04
Other mother tongue, bilingual 0.59Note *** 0.35Note *** 0.33Note *** 0.18Note ***
Years of Canadian work experience (reference: 5 years or more)  
More than 0 to less than 1 -0.56Note *** Note ...: not applicable -0.35Note *** Note ...: not applicable
1 to less than 2 -0.50Note *** Note ...: not applicable -0.29Note *** Note ...: not applicable
2 to less than 3 -0.29Note *** Note ...: not applicable -0.15Note *** Note ...: not applicable
3 to less than 4 -0.22Note *** Note ...: not applicable -0.13Note ** Note ...: not applicable
4 to less than 5 -0.10Note * Note ...: not applicable -0.03 Note ...: not applicable
Years of study in Canada (reference: none)  
More than 0 to less than 1 -0.21Note *** 0.13 -0.20Note *** 0.10Note *
1 to less than 2 -0.32Note *** -0.04Note *** -0.21Note *** 0.03
2 to less than 3 -0.23Note *** 0.05Note *** -0.11Note ** 0.10Note ***
3 to less than 4 -0.33Note *** -0.14Note *** -0.18Note *** 0.09Note **
4 to less than 5 -0.30Note *** 0.00Note * -0.12Note ** 0.01
5 or more -0.35Note *** 0.02 -0.25Note *** 0.01
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