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Table 5 Mean gender inequality scores for average employment income, labour force participation and unpaid housework according to geographic area and tertile

From: Measurement of gender inequality in neighbourhoods of Québec, Canada

  Metropolitan areas Mid-sized cities Rural areas
Average employment income (thousand CAD)   
   Low (6.4-24.3) 0.43 0.42 0.42
   Intermediate (24.3-30.3) 0.42 0.39 0.38
   High (30.3-263.7) 0.38 0.38 0.37
   P-value* 0.008 0.09 0.06
Labour force participation (%)    
   Low (0.0-58.0) 0.42 0.42 0.42
   Intermediate (58.0-69.0) 0.45 0.45 0.44
   High (69.0-100.0) 0.47 0.46 0.46
   P-value* 0.15 0.17 0.02
Unpaid housework (%)    
   Low (8.0-66.0) 0.60 0.60 0.61
   Intermediate (66.0-75.0) 0.57 0.58 0.59
   High (75.0-100.0) 0.55 0.56 0.56
   P-value* 0.01 0.25 0.03
  1. * P-value for the comparison between low, intermediate, and high tertiles in each geographic area.