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Table 2 Descriptive Statistics. Aggregate Data at the Municipal Level

From: International remittances, cash transfer assistance and voter turnout in Mexico

Statistic N Mean St. Dev. Min Pctl(25) Median Pctl(75) Max
Remittance receiving households (%) 2456 6.50 7.25 0.00 1.47 3.72 8.99 48.70
Turnout in the 2012 election (%) 2446 64.71 10.71 0.00 58.58 64.87 70.82 94.48
Remittance receiving households (2000) 2443 6.52 7.70 0.00 1.00 3.42 9.46 53.71
CCT spending (per 1000 habitants) 2456 1088.95 748.52 0.00 533.14 1062.59 1581.36 20,906.55
Social marginalization (index) 2456 0.00 1.00 −1.89 −0.79 −0.14 0.63 4.44
High and very high levels of marginalization (binary) 2456 0.25 0.43 0 0 0 0 1
Population size 2456 45,694.50 132,385.2 93 4264.5 12,730.5 32,664.2 1,800,000
Population density 2452 280.18 1178.54 0.14 18.69 52.07 133.34 17,423.40
Population under 15 (per 1000 habitants) 2456 310.46 52.95 136.23 275.15 305.47 341.22 553.74
Sex ratio 2456 95.59 6.57 63.20 91.80 95.40 99.30 142.00
Homicide rate (per 1000 habitants) 2456 0.10 0.22 0.00 0.00 0.02 0.11 2.92