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Table 1 Basic sample statistics

From: Determinants of livestock species ownership at household level: Evidence from rural OR Tambo District Municipality, South Africa

  Gender Age Marital status HH size Educ Religion HH income Employ status
Married Single Christ Islam Trad
Mean .33 57.24 .70 .14 7.18 1.26 .92 .003 .06 2.16 .24
Std. Deviation .469 13.574 .457 .347 3.597 .852 .264 .055 .229 .995 .428
Minimum 0 19 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Maximum 1 91 1 1 25 3 1 1 1 6 1
  1. Key: Gender: 0 = female, 1 = male. Marital status: Married: 0 = No, 1 = Yes; Single: 0 = No, 1 = Yes. Education (Educ): 0 = No formal education; 1 = Primary education; 2 = Secondary education; 3 = Tertiary education. Religion: Christianity (Christ): 0 = No, 1 = Yes; Islamic: 0 = No, 1 = Yes; Traditional (Trad): 0 = No, 1 = Yes. Household income (HH income): 0 = < R500; 1 = R500–R1000; 2 = R1001–R2000; 3 = R2001–R5000; 4 = R5001–R10,000; 5 = R10,001–R20,000; 6 = R20,001–R30,000; 7 = > R30,000. Employment status (Employ status): 0 = Unemployed; 1 = Formally employed