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Table 2 Working time preferences, moonlighting incidence and wage ratios in Germany and the UK

From: The determinants of secondary jobholding in Germany and the UKDeterminanten der Nebenerwerbstätigkeit in Deutschland und im Vereinigten Königreich

  Germany UK
Would like to work … Working time preferences (%) Moonlighting incidence (%) Wage ratio (w 1/w 2) Working time preferences (%) Moonlighting incidence (%) Wage ratio (w 1/w 2)
more hours 16.1 8.7 1.09 7.2 12.0 0.94
the same hours 27.2 5.4 1.07 59.3 8.1 0.92
fewer hours 56.7 7.1 0.97 33.5 5.9 0.83
Total/all 100 6.9 1.01 100 7.8 0.90
  1. Source: SOEP; BHPS. Own calculations