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Table 2 Characteristics of households at baseline

From: A central storage facility to reduce pesticide suicides - a feasibility study from India

Variable Intervention Control
  (N = 1097) (N = 782)
  n % n %
Income (INR)     
  < = 5000 174 15.9 29 3.7
  5001 – 10,000 203 18.5 75 9.6
  10,001 – 15,000 313 28.5 318 40.7
  15,001 – 20,000 190 17.3 178 22.8
  >20,000 217 19.8 182 23.3
Does your family own land?     
  Yes 544 49.6 345 44.1
  No 535 48.8 437 55.9
  Land on lease 18 1.6 - -
In the last two years do you have any debts to be paid off?     
  Yes 823 75.0 436 55.8
  No 274 25.0 346 44.3
Do you use pesticides of any kind?     
  Yes 555 50.6 304 38.9
  No 503 45.9 399 51.0
  Don’t Know 39 3.6 79 10.1