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Table 3 Summary statistics of variables

From: Determinants and preferences for a crowdfunding project

Variables of interest Mean Std. Dev. Min. Max.
Perceived attractiveness of lending in crowdfunding     
 Higher financial return 0.27 0.44 0 1
 Interest about specific companies or start-ups 0.32 0.46 0 1
 Disappointment of traditional finance 0.23 0.41 0 1
 Advantage of a new form of investment 0.19 0.39 0 1
Perceived development and innovation of crowdfunding     
 Become an alternative source of financing for start-ups and SME in various sectors 0.31 0.46 0 1
 Offer better interest rate compare to the existing financing’ 0.19 0.39 0 1
 Islamic-compliant financing option 0.07 0.25 0 1
 An easy investment process 0.19 0.39 0 1
 A robust or strong investor protection 0.25 0.43 0 1
Perceived risk of crowdfunding 3.27 1.10 1 5
Financial training 0.90 0.30 0 1
Managing a bank account 0.98 0.14 0 1
Willingness to fund a crowdfunding project 2.41 0.63 1 3
Preference for a crowdfunding model     
 Equity-based crowdfunding 0.27 0.44 0 1
 Debt-based crowdfunding 0.27 0.44 0 1
Other types of crowdfunding (reward or donation based) (Reference category) 0.23 0.41 0 1
Observations 297    
  1. ‘Std. Dev’ is standard deviation. ‘Min.’ is minimum and ‘Max.’ is maximum