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Table 1 Description of variables

From: Movers and stayers in STEM enrollment in Italy: who performs better?

Variable Description
Female  = 1 for female; = 0 for male
HSgrade  = 1 if grade ≥ of 75th percentile of the HS grade distribution; = 0 otherwise
Classic Lyceum (%)  = 1 if Classic Lyceum; = 0 otherwise
Scientific Lyceum (%)  = 1 if Scientific Lyceum; = 0 otherwise
Other HS (%)  = 1 if other HS; = 0 otherwise
Late  = 1 if a student obtained his or her secondary education degree later than the year after the end of high school; = 0 otherwise
Change  = 1 if a student changes his or her degree program during the first year of attendance; = 0 otherwise
Stayers from south  = 1 stayers in southern regions; = 0 otherwise
Movers from south  = 1 movers from southern regions; = 0 otherwise
Stayers from N/C  = 1 stayers in the north and central regions; = 0 otherwise
Movers from N/C  = 1 movers from northern/central regions; = 0 otherwise