Table 1

Country clusters in 2004: included countries and defining features
Male breadwinner Compensatory breadwinner Universal citizen Earner-carer
Generous parental leaves
High social services
Separate taxation
High pension universality
High monetary support to breadwinner
Compensatory measures in pension system ()

Male breadwinner: USA, Greece, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, Japan, Germany, Ireland, France. Compensatory breadwinner: UK, Italy, Austria, Belgium, Canada. Universal citizen: Australia & New Zealand. Earner-carer: Norway, Iceland, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Netherlands.

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Backhans et al. BMC Public Health 2012 12:969   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-969

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