Table 5: Determinants of permissiveness in 2006.

Probit modelsLinear Regression
1234 Willingness to justify
Claiming government benefits to which you are not entitledAvoiding a fare on public transportCheating on taxes if you have a chanceSomeone accepting a bribe in the course of their duties

Probability of being permissive9.68%12.84%5.14%4.42%
Man0.0080.013−0.006−0.008−0.058
(0.021)(0.024)(0.015)(0.014)(0.076)
Age0.000−0.002**−0.0010.000−0.005**
(0.001)(0.001)(0.001)(0.001)(0.002)
Incomplete secondary−0.031−0.021−0.033**−0.028*−0.202**
(0.023)(0.028)(0.016)(0.015)(0.100)
Complete secondary−0.061**−0.068**−0.027*−0.022−0.300**
(0.022)(0.028)(0.015) (0.015)(0.124)
University−0.084***−0.057*−0.047***−0.028*−0.523***
(0.020)(0.031)(0.013)(0.015)(0.124)
Single0.0530.024−0.0160.0100.010
(0.042)(0.041)(0.021) (0.025)(0.131)
Married0.000−0.030−0.0020.003−0.027
(0.023)(0.025)(0.016) (0.016)(0.082)
No children−0.022−0.061*0.0100.0080.095
(0.030)(0.033)(0.026) (0.024)(0.128)
One child−0.048*0.0000.0130.0130.125
(0.023)(0.030)(0.022) (0.021)(0.097)
Attendance−0.0300.0010.015−0.005−0.051
(0.029)(0.037)(0.028)(0.022)(0.114)
God−0.012***−0.007*−0.008***−0.007***−0.060***
(0.004)(0.004)(0.003) (0.002)(0.013)
Unemployed0.141−0.0300.057*0.0050.068
(0.194)(0.035)(0.038) (0.027)(0.135)
Full time−0.244−0.043*−0.0070.005−0.146*
(0.113)(0.014)(0.016) (0.016)(0.082)
Income0.043**0.0090.016***0.012***0.092***
(0.025)(0.007)(0.005)(0.004)(0.023)
Patriotism−0.026**0.002−0.028***−0.015−0.221***
(0.016)(0.019)(0.011)(0.011)(0.079)
Centre0.0270.0410.047**0.0020.211***
(0.025)(0.028)(0.021)(0.017)(0.079)
Right0.077***0.058*0.0240.032*0.332***
(0.033)(0.034)(0.023) (0.020)(0.104)
Montevideo−0.026−0.035−0.043***−0.031**−0.320***
(0.021) (0.024)(0.015) (0.014)(0.080)
Observations923923923923923
Pseudo R-squared0.090.040.110.08
R-squared 0.11

Notes: (1) robust standard errors in parentheses.
(2) *significant at 10%; **significant at 5%; ***significant at 1%.