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Table 1 Descriptive statistics of social deprivation variables in census tracts on the Island of Montréal

From: The case of Montréal's missing food deserts: Evaluation of accessibility to food supermarkets

  Low income population (%) Lone-parent families (%) Unemployment rate Adults with low level of schooling (%) Recent Immigrants (%) Social deprivation index
Mean 29.98 21.38 9.46 14.63 5.20 1.56
Std deviation 14.27 7.84 4.55 8.46 4.68 0.61
CV* 0.48 0.37 0.48 0.58 0.90 0.39
Skewness 0.36 0.32 2.07 0.26 1.89 0.29
Kurtosis -0.12 0.54 10.96 -0.75 3.91 0.09
Minimum 1.23 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.17
Maximum 82.64 51.28 47.44 37.05 25.79 3.90
Percentiles       
   5% 8.08 8.73 3.96 1.90 0.53 0.59
   10% 11.44 11.33 4.92 3.31 1.02 0.75
   25% Q1 19.68 16.01 6.59 7.54 2.11 1.16
   50% Median 28.70 21.23 8.56 14.23 3.85 1.55
   75% Q3 39.81 26.25 11.67 20.99 6.49 1.94
   90% 49.90 31.27 14.99 26.28 10.75 2.32
   95% 53.78 35.19 16.99 28.71 16.11 2.68
  1. * Coefficient of variation.