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Table 7 Basic statistics of additional variables used for regressions 46 (Tables 3, 4 and 5)

From: An estimation of CPI biases in Argentina 1985–2005 and its implications on real income growth and income distribution

  EGH 85/86 ENGH 96/97 ENGH 04/05
Mean Standar Dev. Minimun Maximun Mean Standar Dev. Minimun Maximun Mean Standar Dev. Minimun Maximun
% of members ages 20–35 (%) 23 27 0 100 22 28 0 100 27 35 0 100
% of members ages 35–60 (%) 29 29 0 100 30 30 0 100 29 33 0 100
Number of income recipients 1.75 0.85 1 7 1.76 0.89 0 7 1.73 0.81 1 6
Head has public job (%) 12 33 0 100 7 26 0 100 11 31 0 100
Head has private job (%) 35 48 0 100 40 49 0 100 1 12 0 100
Head self-employed (%) 24 42 0 100 21 41 0 100 18 38 0 100
Head employer (%) 4 20 0 100 4 20 0 100 6 25 0 100
Household has a last one car (%) 39 49 0 100 33 47 0 100 35 48 0 100
Head is married (%) 71 45 0 100 55 50 0 100 43 49 0 100
Head is single (%) 6 23 0 100 9 28 0 100 17 37 0 100
Head unmarried with spouse (%) 7 25 0 100 13 33 0 100 13 34 0 100
Head has primary complete education (%) 39 49 0 100 36 48 0 100 15 36 0 100
Head has secondary incomplete education (%) 14 35 0 100 15 35 0 100 12 33 0 100
Head has secondary complete education (%) 15 36 0 100 15 36 0 100 18 39 0 100
Head has superior incomplete education (%) 5 23 0 100 1 11 0 100 3 18 0 100
Head has superior complete education (%) 8 28 0 100 17 38 0 100 46 50 0 100
Head has a second job (%) 10 30 0 100 5 22 0 100 11 31 0 100
Spouse has a second job (%) 2 14 0 100 2 13 0 100 4 19 0 100
Sector of head’s job: agriculture, fishing, etc. (%) 0.3 6 0 100 0.5 7 0 100 0.3 5 0 100
Sector of head’s job: mining (%) 0.3 6 0 100 0.2 5 0 100 0.2 4 0 100
Sector of head’s job: food manufacturing (%) 3 17 0 100 2 15 0 100 1 9 0 100
Sector of head’s job: textile manufacturing (%) 4 21 0 100 4 19 0 100 3 16 0 100
Sector of head’s job: other manufacturing (%) 22 41 0 100 9 29 0 100 6 23 0 100
Sector of head’s job: electricity, gas and water (%) 1 12 0 100 1 11 0 100 0 5 0 100
Sector of head’s job: construction (%) 7 26 0 100 8 27 0 100 2 14 0 100
Sector of head’s job: Wholesale and retail trade (%) 10 30 0 100 11 32 0 100 9 28 0 100
Sector of head’s job: Restaurants and Hotels (%) 1 11 0 100 2 12 0 100 3 17 0 100
Sector of head’s job: transport, and communication (%) 6 24 0 100 8 28 0 100 6 24 0 100
Sector of head’s job: financing, insurance, etc. (%) 5 23 0 100 7 25 0 100 18 39 0 100
Sector of head’s job: education, health, etc. (%) 6 23 0 100 8 27 0 100 18 39 0 100
Sector of head’s job: repair services (%) 4 19 0 100 2 15 0 100 1 9 0 100
Sector of head’s job: other sectors (%) 6 24 0 100 7 25 0 100 3 17 0 100
  1. Source Own elaboration based on expenditure surveys