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Table 1 Summary of descriptive statistics results

From: Determinants of economic achievement for women entrepreneurs in Ethiopia

Variable Category/measure Count/value (%)
Age of household in years Mean 45.86
Standard deviation 15.58
Family size Mean 4.72
Standard deviation 2.67
No. of financially dependent people Mean 1.60
Standard deviation 1.56
Religion Muslim 164(24)
Orthodox 418(60)
Protestant 100(14)
Others 16(2)
Marital status Married 156(22)
Single 46(7)
Divorced 209(30)
Widowed 287(41)
Parents’ educational level Illiterate 565(81)
Basic/adult education 60(9)
Elementary 53(8)
Secondary and above 21(2.6)
Parent’s occupation Agriculture 465(67)
Running own business 36(5)
Daily laborer 190(27)
  1. Source: World Bank Data, 2014