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Table 1 Summary of household characteristics (407 households)

From: Assessing and Modelling the Influence of Household Characteristics on Per Capita Water Consumption

Household characteristics Unit Mean Median Standard deviation Minimum Maximum Skewness Kurtosis Confidence interval (95 %)
Household size (occupancy) No./hh 7.04 7.00 2.35 2 13 0.24 −0.55 0.23
Number of children (<15 years) 2.22 2.00 1.74 0 7 0.53 −0.35 0.17
Number of adult males members (15–65 years) 2.27 2.00 1.07 0 5 −0.13 0.24 0.10
Number of adult females members (15–65 years) 2.33 2.00 1.01 1 5 0.45 −0.72 0.09
Number of elders (>65 years) 0.22 0.00 0.49 0 2 2.12 3.77 0.05
Household type % Houses (91.9 %) Apartments (8.1 %)
Total built-up area of all floors m2/hh 314.6 325.0 114.5 100. 500. −0.10 −1.03 11.2
Garden area per household 29.56 30.00 24.38 0.00 100. 1.26 1.81 2.38
Number of rooms in the household No. 4.19 4.00 1.18 2 6 −0.16 −0.82 0.11
Number of floors in the household No. 1.48 1.00 0.61 1 3 0.89 −0.21 0.06
Monthly family income/household 1000 ID/month 1857 1570 1105 258 4470 0.5 −0.9 108
  1. * hh household, ID Iraqi Dinar (1000 ID = £ 0.5)