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Table 10 The status of using child support services: the average monthly cost of using (\10,000)

From: The impact of expected child-rearing expenses on childbirth based on the matching of two Korean panel data

Classification Average Standard deviation Minimum value Maximum value Number t/F
The whole 19.93 16.90 1.00 120.00 1325  
Birth order
 First-born 21.12 18.00 1.00 120.00 638 8.63***
 Second-born 19.93 16.13 1.00 100.00 540
 Third or more 14.73 13.50 1.00 100.00 147
Employment of mother
 Employed 22.23 16.48 1.00 100.00 604 4.63***
 Not-employed 17.94 17.00 1.00 120.00 712
Educational level of mother
 High school or less 13.74 13.26 1.00 100.00 418 75.24***
 Community college graduates 17.64 15.03 1.00 110.00 355
 College graduates 26.08 18.36 1.00 120.00 547
Household income
 Less than \3,000,000 12.46 13.53 1.00 120.00 439 75.35***
 \3,010,000 to \4,000,000 18.31 15.05 1.00 100.00 292
 \4,010,000 to \5,300,000 22.23 17.26 1.00 100.00 236
 over \5,310,000 28.89 17.31 1.00 110.00 358
Regional scale
 Big cities 20.09 17.23 1.00 120.00 525 15.51***
 Small and medium cities 22.25 17.51 1.00 110.00 518
 Small towns 15.36 14.06 1.00 70.00 282