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Table 2 Distribution of community variables (N = 356)

From: Community social capital on the timing of sexual debut and teen birth in Nicaragua: a multilevel approach

Community-level characteristics Mean SD Median Interquartile range
Percentage of community inhabitants that have lived in the same community 10 or less years 17.7 13.3 14.8 9.3–23.1
Percentage of community inhabitants that are Catholic 46.4 23.9 44.4 26.6–64.7
Percentage of community inhabitants with no religion 14.9 10.6 13.3 7.1–21.4
Percentage of community inhabitants with secondary school or higher 43.1 27.0 40.7 18.5–64.5
Percentage of childbearing aged females with onset sexual debut (age 15 to 49 years) 85.5 8.05 85.7 80.6–91.3
Percentage of childbearing age women currently having a child (age 15 to 49 years) 71.9 11.0 72 64.7–80