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Table 1 The btyp variable in the social security data

From: Does the IAB employment sample reliably identify maternity leave taking? A data reportKann die IAB-Beschäftigtenstichprobe benutzt werden, um Erziehungsurlaub verlässlich zu identifizieren? Ein Daten-Report

1 Regular employment spell
2 Employer reports an interruption of the employment relationship. Employment ends on December 31, and starts January 1 the following year.
3 Employer does not report an interruption of the employment relationship. The wage reported is 0.
4 Employer reports an interruption of the employment relationship. The individual returns to the same employer.
5 Employer reports an interruption of the employment relationship. The individual returns to a different employer.
6 Employer reports an interruption of the employment relationship. The individual does not return to the labour market.
7 Receipt of unemployment benefits or other transfer payments.
  1. Note: The table lists the definition of the btyp variable in the IABS that is used to identify career interruptions due to childbirth.