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Table 1 Independent variables (mean for treated and control)

From: Articulating fertilizer subsidy effects on women’s diet quality by food supply source in Mali

Variable Description Treated Control p-value
Age Woman age (years) 32.91 32.17 0.03
Distbitumee Distance to paved road (m) 15.43 18.28 0.00
Distmarket Distance to market (km) 8.39 10.60 0.00
Areaeaf Land cultivated (ha) 11.53 13.40 0.00
Children Number of children 8.54 9.07 0.00
Localmarket Weekly market (dummy) 0.30 0.27 0.00
Plotage Plot age (years) 19.57 17.81 0.00
Familysize Family size 18.39 19.22 0.00
Edugerant Education of plot manager 1.82 1.13 0.00
Agegerant Age of plot manager (years) 44.76 42.70 0.00
Ltransfert Transfer income (FCFA) 3.41 3.59 0.21
Nonfarminc Non-farm income (FCFA) 6.90 7.55 0.00
Headeaf Plot manager is head’s household (dummy) 0.61 0.50 0.00
Farminc Farm income (targeted crops) (FCFA) 12.81 11.46 0.00
Allcropsaleskg Total crops soled (kg) 22.41 19.39 0.03
Disthealthcter Distance to health center (km) 2.03 2.36 0.02
Memberop Cooperative membership (dummy) 0.88 0.82 0.00
Bicycle Number of bicycles 3.09 2.78 0.00
Motobike Number of motorbikes 1.80 1.73 0.05
Depratio Dependency ratio 0.50 0.51 0.02
  1. Source: Authors, from data collected by IER/MSU in 2017–18