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Table 7 Summary statistics by country

From: On intergenerational (im)mobility in Latin America

Variable Obs Mean Std. Dev. Min Max Variable Obs Mean Std. Dev. Min Max
Argentina Bolivia
Own education 1200 10.40 3.61 0 16 Own education 1200 8.14 5.07 0 16
Parental education 1068 7.57 4.18 0 16 Parental education 1027 4.83 5.17 0 16
White 1111 0.78 0.42 0 1 White 1139 0.04 0.21 0 1
Female 1200 0.53 0.50 0 1 Female 1200 0.50 0.50 0 1
Parent income decile 1045 4.95 1.85 1 10 Parent income decile 1099 4.10 1.86 1 10
Brazil Colombia
Own education 1204 7.66 4.68 0 16 Own education 1200 9.08 4.82 0 16
Parental education 1143 4.33 4.33 0 16 Parental education 1158 5.12 4.56 0 16
White 1193 0.48 0.50 0 1 White 1047 0.29 0.45 0 1
Female 1204 0.52 0.50 0 1 Female 1200 0.63 0.48 0 1
Parent income decile 1128 4.64 1.97 1 10 Parent income decile 962 4.03 2.24 1 10
Costa Rica Chile
Own education 1000 7.84 4.39 0 16 Own education 1200 10.64 3.92 0 16
Parental education 826 4.77 4.10 0 16 Parental education 1040 8.40 4.54 0 16
White 916 0.47 0.50 0 1 White 1133 0.72 0.45 0 1
Female 1000 0.50 0.50 0 1 Female 1200 0.53 0.50 0 1
Parent income decile 833 5.44 1.91 1 10 Parent income decile 1117 4.41 1.61 1 10
Dominican Republic Ecuador
Own education 1000 8.22 4.77 0 16 Own education 1200 8.05 4.75 0 16
Parental education 687 5.46 4.92 0 16 Parental education 1182 5.44 4.65 0 16
White 988 0.15 0.36 0 1 White 1119 0.09 0.29 0 1
Female 1000 0.50 0.50 0 1 Female 1200 0.50 0.50 0 1
Parent income decile 914 4.06 1.71 1 10 Parent income decile 1123 4.20 1.95 1 10
El Salvador Guatemala
Own education 1000 6.70 5.00 0 16 Own education 1000 4.51 4.56 0 16
Parental education 963 2.60 4.25 0 16 Parental education 834 2.49 3.96 0 16
White 926 0.11 0.32 0 1 White 923 0.15 0.35 0 1
Female 1000 0.53 0.50 0 1 Female 1000 0.50 0.50 0 1
Parent income decile 765 4.33 2.31 1 10 Parent income decile 801 3.58 2.07 1 10
Honduras Mexico
Own education 1000 6.04 4.08 0 16 Own education 1200 8.61 4.82 0 16
Parental education 910 2.76 3.78 0 16 Parental education 1193 5.03 5.05 0 16
White 949 0.19 0.39 0 1 White 887 0.12 0.33 0 1
Female 1000 0.50 0.50 0 1 Female 1200 0.52 0.50 0 1
Parent income decile 843 4.06 2.29 1 10 Parent income decile 1018 4.59 2.15 1 10
Nicaragua Panama
Own education 1000 5.53 4.72 0 16 Own education 1000 8.05 4.78 0 16
Parental education 907 3.61 4.56 0 16 Parental education 820 4.45 4.98 0 16
White 915 0.09 0.28 0 1 White 984 0.18 0.39 0 1
Female 1000 0.51 0.50 0 1 Female 1000 0.50 0.50 0 1
Parent income decile 865 3.36 2.31 1 10 Parent income decile 804 4.43 2.15 1 10
Paraguay Peru
Own education 1200 8.89 4.21 0 16 Own education 1200 9.07 4.79 0 16
Parental education 995 6.19 4.24 0 16 Parental education 1162 6.28 5.30 0 16
White 838 0.47 0.50 0 1 White 1082 0.07 0.25 0 1
Female 1200 0.50 0.50 0 1 Female 1200 0.50 0.50 0 1
Parent income decile 1122 4.47 1.94 1 10 Parent income decile 1093 3.83 2.04 1 10
Uruguay Venezuela
Own education 1200 8.74 3.73 0 16 Own education 1200 10.62 4.04 0 16
Parental education 1010 6.77 3.74 0 16 Parental education 1161 7.36 4.73 0 16
White 1164 0.87 0.34 0 1 White 1094 0.34 0.47 0 1
Female 1200 0.53 0.50 0 1 Female 1200 0.50 0.50 0 1
Parent income decile 1023 5.07 2.08 1 10 Parent income decile 1057 5.00 1.75 1 10
  1. White is a binary variable indicating self-reported racial origin—question s11; Female is a binary variable indicating whether individual is female; PID stands for parent income 10-quantile classification—question p12stb