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Table 22.3 Description of the sample

From: Do Community-Based Institutions Spur Climate Adaptation in Urban Informal Settlements in India?

  Responses Total Control Non-CAG CAG Control & Non-CAG Control & CAG Non-CAG & CAG
(n = 852) (n = 248) (n = 323) (n = 281) p-value p-value p-value
City Ahmedabad 56% 46% 60% 60% 0.005*** 0.001*** 1
Bhopal 20% 28% 17% 17% 0.001*** 0.002*** 1
Jaipur 12% 9% 13% 12% 0.25 0.37 0.92
Ranchi 13% 17% 10% 11% 0.88 0.05 0.85
Slum type based on MHT operations established or emergent Established 56% 46% 60% 60% 0.000*** 0.001*** 1
Emergent 44% 54% 40% 40% 0.001*** 0.001*** 1
Literacy Can’t read and write 31% 35% 39% 18% 0.4 0.000*** 0.000***
Can read or write 69% 65% 61% 82% 0.4 0.000*** 0.000***
Income (in INR) Below 10 k 50% 50% 44% 56% 0.15 0.21 0.0034***
Between 10 to 20 k 33% 29% 40% 29% 0.01 0.95 0.0069***
Above 20 k 17% 20% 16% 15% 0.3 0.14 0.7
House type Kutcha 20% 27% 21% 11% 0.08 0.000*** 0.002***
Semi-Pucca 29% 30% 26% 30% 0.31 1 0.29
Pucca 52% 42% 53% 58% 0.012 0.000*** 0.23
Age (in years) Mean age 40 41 39 38 0.05** 0.003*** 0.2324
  1. Source Based on primary survey
  2. ** significant at alpha = 0.05, * significant at alpha = 0.1