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Table 2 Summary statistics of the sample, by distance from a refugee camp

From: How do refugees affect social life in host communities? The case of Congolese refugees in Rwanda

  < 10 km > 20 km
Freq./Mean Perc./SD Freq./Mean Perc./SD
Female 234 0.59 202 0.59
Age 44.95 15.19 44.71 15.57
Married 290 0.73 236 0.69
Literate 263 0.66 225 0.66
At least one employed member 356 0.90 327 0.95
Monthly household income (RWF) 48,737.98 139,347.30 27,054.82 46,648.19
Share of children (per adults) 1.02 0.90 0.97 0.84
Household size 4.83 2.07 4.50 2.10
Closest refugee camp
 Gihembe 150 0.38 136 0.40
 Kigeme 107 0.27 80 0.23
 Kiziba 140 0.35 127 0.37
N 397 53.65 343 46.35
  1. Note: mean and standard deviation are reported for continuous variables: ‘Age’, ‘Share of children (per adults)’, ‘Monthly household income (RWF)’, and ‘Household size’