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Table 4 Monetary equivalents of locations, by gender and rural origin

From: Preferences and skills of Indian public sector teachers

  Rural Urban
  Male Female Male Female
Monthly pay equivalent needed to compensate a move to a ‘Remote Village’
from Village/Small town 3921* 5141** 6327** 7696**
from Home village/town 5860** 10705** 7935** 13227**
from District Capital 1549 4750** 5388** 8927**
  1. Notes: 1 USD ~ 50 Rupees. Calculated from the estimates in column 4 of Table 3. **,*: significant at the 1% and 5% levels respectively, based on a Wald test (2-tailed). The calculation assumes general caste status, no children, and no teaching experience.