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Table 2 Asset ownership for households in each socio-economic status quintile (source: household survey)

From: Health and survival of young children in southern Tanzania

     Household "assets": percentage with....
Socio-economic status quintile Number of households Percentage of households Mean SES score Rent the house they occupy Bicycle Radio Use wood for cooking Animals Poultry Mains electricity Tin roof
Most poor 4,419 21% -1.354 0% 0% 0% 100% 0% 9% 0% 0%
Very poor 4,622 22% -0.875 0% 13% 21% 100% 11% 62% 0% 0%
Poor 3,341 16% -0.272 9% 30% 37% 100% 13% 75% 0% 21%
Less poor 4,121 20% 0.486 6% 72% 74% 99% 18% 65% 0% 21%
Least poor 4,125 20% 2.164 15% 83% 87% 82% 37% 78% 4% 70%
All 20,628 100%   6% 39% 43% 96% 16% 57% 1% 22%
    Factor loadings 0.22 0.42 0.43 0.38 0.26 0.28 0.32 0.45