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Table 1 Block level descriptive statistics

From: The impact of gunshots on place-level business activity

Variable Obs Mean Std. Dev Min Max
2010      
Total establishments 837 0.87 1.57 0 12
Total births 837 0.19 0.48 0 4
Total deaths 837 0.01 0.12 0 1
Total employees 837 4.20 15.09 0 228
Total sales 837 $320,708 $1,413,300 $0 $20,300,000
ShotSpotter Incidents 500 ft 837 19.66 17.45 0 122
ShotSpotter Incidents 500–1000 ft 837 30.44 20.15 1 168
2011      
Total establishments 837 0.87 1.57 0 13
Total births 837 0.01 0.11 0 1
Total deaths 837 0.09 0.32 0 2
Total employees 837 4.17 14.87 0 228
Total sales 837 $302,056 $1,334,378 $0 $19,600,000
ShotSpotter Incidents 500 ft 837 22.67 21.95 0 142
ShotSpotter Incidents 500–1000 ft 837 36.49 29.46 2 209
2012      
Total establishments 837 0.93 1.70 0 14
Total births 837 0.16 0.47 0 4
Total deaths* n/a     
Total employees 837 4.88 17.75 0 233
Total sales 837 $340,812 $1,501,971 $0 $22,200,000
ShotSpotter incidents 500 ft 837 14.63 13.64 0 90
ShotSpotter incidents 500–1000 ft 837 24.10 18.45 0 127
  1. *Total deaths not calculable for 2012 since we lack data from 2013