Table 1

Work and family socioeconomic characteristics of the working children

Work and family socioeconomic characteristics No. % Mean SD
Working hours
 ⩽401914.157.113.7
 41–607051.9
 >604634.1
Monthly child income (JD)
 ⩽307354.134.020.5
 31–504331.8
 >501914.1
Per capita household income (JD)
 ⩽419973.336.4420.98
 >413626.7
House m per capita
 ⩽103425.215.576.9
 11–207051.9
 >203123
Father's education
 Illiterate128.9
 Primary and secondary education11383.7
 Higher education107.4
Mother's education
 Illiterate3626.7
 Primary and secondary education8965.9
 Higher education107.4