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Table 2 Descriptive statistics of potential covariates.

From: Effect of cropland and livestock ownership on child labour in eastern Ethiopia: empirical examination of the Wealth Paradox

Variable description Mean Std. dev. Min Max
Child labour (in hours) 4.38 4.4 0 16
Age of household head 39.78 10.76 18 80
Household head education 2.29 2.22 0 13
Cropland owned (in hectare) 0.76 0.63 0.025 4
Hours spent on education per day by child 2.68 2.59 0 10
Livestock (in TLU) 2.60 2.61 0 35.5
Adult family member 2.31 1.44 1 6
Dependent family members 3.15 1.67 0 10