P I C E E B A, 1ST PICEEBA 2018

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ANALYSIS DETERMINANTS OF LABOR SUPPLY FOR WOMAN MARRIED IN WEST SUMATERA
Adi Warman

Last modified: 2018-06-30

Abstract


This research aims to analyze and determine the effect of wages, husband's income, age, number of dependents, and education on labor supply of married women in West Sumatra partially or simultaneously. This research used the data organized as cross-section with the number of data 1.068 persons.  Data of all variables in this research were obtained from the data of Survei Angkatan Kerja Nasional (Sakernas) 2016 at Badan Pusat Statistik (BPS) West Sumatera Province. Model of data analysis was used Ordinary Least Square (OLS) method. The results concluded that wages, husband's income, age, number of dependents and education have any significant effect on Labor supply of married women in West Sumatra. Further, the increasing of wages, decreasing of husband's income, younger age, fewer dependents and higher education have an impact on increasing labor supply of married women.


Keywords


Labor Supply, Married Women Workers.

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