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# Table 7 The probability of remitting and the volume of remittances (control variables)

Variables | Probability of remitting | Remittance level |
---|---|---|

=1 if employed | 0.415*** | 49,555*** |

(0.0298) | (12,471) | |

=1 if self-employed | 0.268*** | 24,387* |

(0.0563) | (14,351) | |

=1 if lives with relatives and/or friends | −0.0829** | 21,568 |

(0.0388) | (22,115) | |

=1 if migration length is 1 to 3 years | 0.0213** | 9515*** |

(0.00968) | (3314) | |

=1 if receives transfers from the household of origin | −0.186*** | −9110 |

(0.0433) | (16,186) | |

=1 if located in external destination | 0.0335 | 79,129*** |

(0.0324) | (13,914) | |

=1 if the head is unemployed | −0.100* | −12,951 |

(0.0543) | (34,623) | |

Proportion of children in the household of origin | −0.357*** | −63,352 |

(0.137) | (38,669) | |

=1 if head is male^{Ϯ}
| −0.0776* | |

(0.0351) | ||

Size of the household of origin^{Ϯ}
| 0.0321*** | |

(0.0087) | ||

Birth rank | −0.0437*** | −724 |

(0.0105) | (4467) | |

N
| 1092 | 542 |

R-squared
| 0.235 | |

Pseudo R-squared
| 0.324 |