A Systems View Across Time and Space

# Table 4 Descriptive statistics and correlations among the analysis variables

Mean SD 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 9 Mean SD
1. Male .559 1 − .015 .142 .176 − .020 .033 .078 − .058 .830 .38
2. Age 39.93 6.36 − .025 1 .182 − .030 .011 .014 − .081 .013 38.57
3. Income 509,237 281,714 .286 .110 1 .028 .116 .018 .039 − .049 717,606 603,481
4. Employed in a corporation .487 .324 − .075 .127 1 − .057 .052 − .004 − .016 .735
5. Residence in Oslo .259 .047 − .003 .106 .060 1 − .070 − .031 .019 .277
6. Born in Norway .929 − .011 .017 .012 .004 − .080 1 − .020 − .037 .933
7. Number of children 1.62 .96 .124 − .247 .058 .015 − .014 − .041 1 − .014 1.80 .93
8. Business ownership .045 .121 − .045 .167 .109 .010 .003 .041
9. Discouraged entrepreneur 1 .214
1. The descriptive statistics on the left and the correlations in the lower left triangle concern the entire sample (n = 685,612). All correlations are statistically significant at p ≤ .05 (two-tailed). The descriptive statistics on the right and the correlations in the higher right triangle concern business owners (n = 28,127). Correlations ≥ .014 are statistically significant at p ≤ .05 (two-tailed)