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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of the interviewees in Italy and Spain

From: Fragmented integration and transnational networks: a case study of Indian immigration to Italy and Spain

Sociodemographic characteristics Interviewees
Italy Spain
Sex
 Male 26 34
 Female 12 14
Age
 Young adults (16–30 years) 12 16
 Adults (31 years and above) 26 32
Religion
 Sikh 22 30
 Hindu 12 16
 Christian 4 0
 Muslim 0 2
Education
 Primary 18 26
 Secondary 14 14
 University 6 8
Occupation
 Agriculture 11 9
 Factory workers 6 7
 Services 11 15
 Unemployed 7 13
 Students 3 4
Duration of stay
 1 year 3 8
 1 to 5 years 14 16
 5 and more years 21 24
Marital status
 Never married 15 16
 Married 22 30
 Others 1 2
Legal Status
 Irregular 4 6
 Regular 28 34
 Naturalised citizen 6 8
Generation
 First 32 36
 One and half 6 12
Total 38 48
  1. Source: compiled by the first author on the basis of in-depth interviews in Spain and Italy during 2016–2017