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Table 5 Summary Statistics for the Period January 1993–December 2012

From: The effect of coca and FDI on the level of corruption in Bolivia

Variable Obs. Mean Std. Dev. Minimum Median Maximum
Corruption1 240 3.63 0.52 2.50 (2001:09–10) 4.00 4.50 (2012:07–12)
Investment profile2 240 5.08 2.41 1.00 (1997:08–1998:03) 6.00 9.00 (2006:05–2008:06)
Risk for inflation3 240 1.89 0.98 0.00 (1999: 07, 10–12; 2002:07–2003:09) 1.50 4.00 (1993:01–10; 1996:07; 2008:06–10)
Price of coca ($/Kg) 240 4.29 1.98 0.80 (1994:02, 1995:03) 5.10 8.91 (2012:09)
FDI ($) 240 42,059,958 36,625,671 −67,800,000 (2005:11–12) 40,366,666 134,000,000 (1999:11–12)
Exports + Imports ($) 240 535,000,000 428,000,000 153,000,000 (1993:01–03) 286,000,000 1,860,000,000 (2012:10–12)
Imports ($) 240 235,000,000 172,000,000 64,730,000 (1994:01–03) 154,000,000 739,000,000 (2012: 07–12)
GDP per capita ($) 240 103.61 40.31 64.42 (1994:06) 84.08 226.09 (2012:10–12)
  1. Dollar figures represent nominal values
  2. Numbers in parentheses reflect years, months of occurrence
  3. 1 Own scale (0 lowest corruption, 6 highest corruption)
  4. 2Own scale (0 very low risk of investment, 12 very high risk of investment)
  5. 3Own scale (<2 % = 0; 2–2.9 % = 0.50; 3–3.9 % = 1.00; 4–5.9 % = 1.50; 6–7.9 % = 2.00; 8–9.9 % = 2.50; above 130 % = 10)