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Table 2 COVID-19 impact on household spending

From: Regression tree modelling to predict total average extra costs in household spending during COVID-19 pandemic

Variable N (%)
N = 263
Costs (L.E.)/month
N* Min Max Mean (SD)
Is the monthly income affected by the Corona pandemic?
 No change 166 (63.1)     
 Increase 4 (1.5) 4 300 800 475(234.2)
 Decrease 93 (35.4) 77 500 4000 1788.31(962.9)
How many members of your family lost their job due to the Corona pandemic?
 0 230 (87.5)     
 1 29 (11.0)     
 2 4 (1.5)     
How much did you spend during one month on family expenses such as food, medicine and utilities (before the outbreak of the epidemic in Egypt, March 2020)?   230 2000 9000 3769.57(1583.6)
Has there been a change in household spending during the outbreak in Egypt?
 No change 93 (35.4)     
 Increase 131 (49.8) 115 500 2000 1215.65(560.83)
 Decrease 39 (14.8) 37 500 4000 1702.7(989.24)
  1. N: total number of respondents N*: total number of respondents after trimming