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Table 4 Control variables: summary statistics

From: Financial development and the end-use of migrants' remittances

  Full sample (n = 820) Banked (n = 464) Unbanked (n = 356)
Variable Mean Std. Dev. Mean Std. Dev. Mean Std. Dev.
Average monthly remittances 598.52 1000.48 492.97 482.63 736.08 1404.25
Urban area = 1 0.372 0.484 0.5129 0.5004 0.1882 0.3914
Children in household = 1 0.8915 0.3112 0.8987 0.3020 0.8820 0.3230
Education < 6 years 0.3012 0.4591 0.3233 0.4682 0.2725 0.4459
Education 6 to 8 years 0.3634 0.4813 0.3966 0.4897 0.3202 0.4672
Education 9 to 11 years 0.2402 0.4275 0.2004 0.4008 0.2921 0.4554
Education > 11 years 0.0951 0.2936 0.0797 0.2712 0.1152 0.3197
Age of household head 37.88 10.00 38.15 10.26 37.53 9.65
Household size 4.69 1.99 4.80 2.09 4.54 1.83
Number of employed household members 1.62 1.04 1.66 1.04 1.57 1.03