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Table 2 Descriptive statistics

From: Does distance matter in foreign direct investment sub-national location choice? Evidence from China

Variable Obs Mean Std. Dev. Min Max
ln(FDI + 1) 5312 9.039 5.996 0 20.115
lnPOPit-1 5003 9.715 2.145 3.027 16.919
lnPOPjt-1 5312 8.294 0.625 6.438 9.268
lnGDP_pcit-1 4884 10.058 1.059 5.602 11.626
lnGDP_pcjt-1 5312 9.937 0.583 8.882 11.274
lnDISTij 5312 8.567 0.835 4.780 9.781
CULTij 5312 0.035 0.183 0 1
SIMIijt-1 4831 0.223 0.161 0.001 0.500
RDit-1 4643 0.390 0.186 0 0.880
BAjt-1 5312 0.351 0.477 0 1