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Table 1 Descriptive statistics

From: Environmental consciousness and choice of bulb for lighting in a developing country

Variables Description Obs. Mean [%] Std. dev. Min Max
*Choice of light bulbs (choice) Energy-saving light bulbs only=1, otherwise=0 1604 0.87 [87%] 0.34 0 1
*Inter. knowledge Yes=1, no=0 1604 0.61 [61%] 0.49 0 1
*Dom. env. knowledge Yes=1, no=0 1604 0.56 [56%] 0.50 0 1
Household income Amount in Ghana Cedis (GHS) 1604 636.37 581.35 160 4400
Household income (log) Amount in Ghana Cedis (GHS) 1604 6.13 0.78 5.08 8.39
Male Male=1, female=0 1604 0.89 [89%] 0.32 0 1
Rent per month Amount in Ghana Cedis (GHS) 1604 140.39 176.00 10 1000
Rent per month (log) Amount in Ghana Cedis (GHS) 1604 4.41 0.98 2.30 6.91
Education Educated=1, not educated=0 1604 0.59 [59%] 0.49 0 1
  1. Obs. observations
  2. *More description of these key variables are provided in the “Econometric technique” section