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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the sample population

From: Measuring the impact of household energy consumption on respiratory diseases in India

Variables Total
Sample Households 378,487
Sample Individuals 1,687,736
Religion Hindu 1,156,695
Muslim 155,343
Christian 192,777
Sikh 108,918
Others 72,011
Age 0–5 149,199
6–14 270,794
15–59 1,079,947
60+ 181,123
Caste General 359,707
Scheduled Caste 377,942
Scheduled Tribe 305,484
Other Backward Castes 556,358
Sex Male 848,433
Female 837,930
Others 242
Household Structure Pucca 766,153
Semi-pucca 602,398
Kaccha 308,504
Others 8241
Standard of Living Low 592,509
Medium 575,026
High 496,606
Locality Rural 1,004,130
Urban 660,011
  1. Note: The totals of all different variables in this table are not matching due to the missing values in each category