Table 5: Determinants of permissiveness in 2006.
 Probit models Linear Regression 1 2 3 4 Willingness to justify Claiming government benefits to which you are not entitled Avoiding a fare on public transport Cheating on taxes if you have a chance Someone accepting a bribe in the course of their duties Probability of being permissive 9.68% 12.84% 5.14% 4.42% Man 0.008 0.013 −0.006 −0.008 −0.058 (0.021) (0.024) (0.015) (0.014) (0.076) Age 0.000 −0.002** −0.001 0.000 −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) Single 0.053 0.024 −0.016 0.010 0.010 (0.042) (0.041) (0.021) (0.025) (0.131) Married 0.000 −0.030 −0.002 0.003 −0.027 (0.023) (0.025) (0.016) (0.016) (0.082) No children −0.022 −0.061* 0.010 0.008 0.095 (0.030) (0.033) (0.026) (0.024) (0.128) One child −0.048* 0.000 0.013 0.013 0.125 (0.023) (0.030) (0.022) (0.021) (0.097) Attendance −0.030 0.001 0.015 −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) Unemployed 0.141 −0.030 0.057* 0.005 0.068 (0.194) (0.035) (0.038) (0.027) (0.135) Full time −0.244 −0.043* −0.007 0.005 −0.146* (0.113) (0.014) (0.016) (0.016) (0.082) Income 0.043** 0.009 0.016*** 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) Centre 0.027 0.041 0.047** 0.002 0.211*** (0.025) (0.028) (0.021) (0.017) (0.079) Right 0.077*** 0.058* 0.024 0.032* 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) Observations 923 923 923 923 923 Pseudo R-squared 0.09 0.04 0.11 0.08 R-squared 0.11
Notes: (1) robust standard errors in parentheses.
(2) *significant at 10%; **significant at 5%; ***significant at 1%.