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Table 2. Basic Data of Experiments Experiment sample (weighted) Variables Socio-demographic characteristics Average age Percentage of female population Percentage with public education Percentage working in the public Sector Parental relationship (percentage) Household head Wife/Husband Son/Daughter Other Marital status (percentage) Single Formal or Informal Union Divorced, Widow. Educational level (percentage) Secondary Incomplete or Less Secondary Complete Tertiary Complete or Incomplete Socio-economic level of the neighborhood of residence (percentage) Low Middle High Related to matched players' characteristics For first players in Trust Games Percentage of matched players that are women Average age difference between matched players Average schooling difference between matched players For second players in Trust Games Percentage of matched players that are women Average age difference between matched players Average schooling difference between matched players Experiment variables Percentage expected to be returned from player 2 (Trust Game) Percentage expected to be received from player 1 (Trust game) Percentage of expected contributors to Voluntary Contribution Game Risk aversion Low Medium High Experiment outcomes First players' average initial offer (percentage) Second player's return offer if (percentage): Effective P1's offer P1's offer is 0% P1's offer is 25% P1's offer is 50% P1's offer is 75% P1's offer is 100% Percentage of participants that contributed to group account Percentage of participants that shared risk Session characteristics (not weighted) Percentage of women Percentage with less than complete secondary education Percentage in the lower socio-economic level Average size per session

Obs

Std. Dev.

Min

Max

Mean

Household surveys 1/

3092 3096 3096 1798

15.05 0.50 0.41 0.33

17 0 0 0

80 1 1 1

38 0.54 0.79 0.13

40 0.54 0.52 0.11

3096 3096 3096 3096

0.49 0.43 0.45 0.26

0 0 0 0

1 1 1 1

0.41 0.24 0.27 0.08

0.38 0.24 0.27 0.11

3096 3096 3096

0.48 0.50 0.36

0 0 0

1 1 1

0.35 0.50 0.15

0.33 0.55 0.13

3096 3096 3096

0.50 0.44 0.45

0 0 0

1 1 1

0.45 0.25 0.29

0.48 0.25 0.27

3091 3091 3091

0.50 0.46 0.38

0 0 0

1 1 1

0.52 0.30 0.18

-

1510 1507 1510

0.5 20.5 4.4

0 -54 -15

1 53 14

0.5 3.1 -1.1

1551 1544 1551

0.5 19.7 4.4

0 -53 -14

1 54 15

0.6 0.0 -1.3

1486 1562 3080

23.2 29.9 26.6

0 0 0

100 100 185

36.2 46.2 44.5

3094 3094 3094

0.4 0.5 0.5

0 0 0

1 1 1

0.2 0.3 0.5

1517

0.3

0

1

0.4

1539 1566 1566 1565 1564 1564 3094 3096

0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.5

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.5

3108 3109 3108 3107

12.4 28.2 28.2 5.5

22.7 0 0 9

90 93.1 100 38

55.5 31.1 39.5 22.0

1/ These data correspond to the last household survey available for each country.

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