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Table 2 Descriptive statistics of the sample

From: Does the future of a farm depend on its neighbourhood? Evidence on intra-family succession among fruit and vegetable farms in Italy

Variable Total farms in the sample (n = 266) Farms with succession (n = 113) Farms without succession (n = 153)
Mean Std. dev. Mean Std. dev. Mean Std. dev.
Succession 0.42 0.50     
Farmer age 56.04 9.56 55.76 10.63 56.29 8.68
Farmer degree 0.05 0.21 0.04 0.19 0.05 0.22
Farmer children 2.55 1.56 2.93 1.76 2.30 1.34
Turnover_250 0.30 0.46 0.17 0.38 0.40 0.49
Farm duration 32.85 22.71 35.68 23.39 29.68 21.24
RPFV farm 0.23 0.42 0.38 0.49 0.12 0.33
Fruit farm 0.38 0.49 0.22 0.42 0.52 0.50
Emplwork 25.73 32.93 33.71 34.14 20.00 31.04
Workdays 966.5 1206.1 1332.4 1407.6 696.3 965.6
Distance 55.29 138.31 66.61 149.29 49.43 132.98
Popdens 298.2 429.8 365.4 403.9 242.4 420.2
Empl 47.64 4.09 46.89 5.00 48.07 3.28
Agrshare 5.85 3.29 5.53 2.92 6.04 3.53
Incgap 29.68 9.27 27.22 8.99 31.70 9.15
Hills 0.04 0.21 0.09 0.29 0.01 0.11
Mountain 0.38 0.49 0.24 0.43 0.50 0.50
Regional dummies       
 Campania 0.13 0.33 0.22 0.42 0.07 0.25
 Piemonte 0.06 0.24 0.03 0.16 0.09 0.29
 Veneto 0.03 0.17 0.05 0.23 0.01 0.11
 Emilia-Romagna 0.03 0.18 0.04 0.21 0.03 0.16