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Table 1 Means, standard deviations, and intercorrelations among variables

From: Sex differences in entrepreneurs’ business growth intentions: an identity approach

Variable M SD 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
1. Sexa 1.50 0.50 1.00             
2. Age 44.83 8.37 −0.13** 1.00            
3. Education levelb 2.60 0.84 0.04 −0.23** 1.00           
4. Internal locus of control 5.38 0.87 −0.03 0.00 0.07 1.00          
5. Perceived behavioral control 4.97 1.29 −0.10* 0.03 0.05 0.33** 1.00         
6. Years of firm operation 13.67 9.09 −0.15** 0.48** −0.18** 0.01 0.01 1.00        
7. Number of employees 9.15 47.73 −0.08* 0.02 0.14** 0.07 0.02 0.01 1.00       
8. Firm performance 5.02 1.02 −0.06 −0.02 0.09 0.37** 0.33** 0.09* 0.09* 1.00      
9. Masculinity 4.91 1.07 −0.14** 0.01 0.15** 0.41** 0.21** −0.01 0.10* 0.32** 1.00     
10. Femininity 5.52 0.90 0.18** −0.06 −0.02 0.24** 0.07 −0.04 −0.04 0.13** 0.21** 1.00    
11. Independent self-construal 5.18 0.84 0.06 −0.01 0.02 0.35** 0.11** −0.03 0.03 0.13** 0.44** 0.26** 1.00   
12. Interdependent self-construal 5.36 0.88 0.04 0.04 −0.05 0.10** 0.15** 0.02 0.00 0.10** 0.03 0.38** 0.34** 1.00  
13. Business growth intention 5.33 1.45 0.00 −0.06 0.02 0.28** 0.36** −0.10* 0.07 0.17** 0.24** 0.19** 0.20** 0.16** 1.00
  1. N = 572
  2. aSex is coded such that 1 = male and 2 = female
  3. bEducation level: 1 = primary education, 2 = secondary education, 3 = university/college, 4 = M.Sc/Phd
  4. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01 (two-tailed tests)