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Table 2 Summary statistics of categorical variables

From: Promoting sustainable agriculture in Africa through ecosystem-based farm management practices: evidence from Ghana

Variables Percentages
CIS GIS Pooled
Sex    
 Females 42.00 16.00 29.00
 Males 58.00 84.00 71.00
Marital status    
 Married 58.00 72.67 65.33
 Otherwise (single, separated and widowed) 42.00 27.33 34.67
Household head    
 Yes 69.33 72.67 71.00
 No 30.67 27.33 29.00
Perception of soil fertility    
 Fertile 44.67 17.33 31.00
 Otherwise 55.33 82.67 69.00
Education    
 Had formal education (JHS education and above) 31.33 37.33 34.33
 Below Junior High School (JHS) education 68.67 62.67 65.67
Extension services    
 Received (at least two in the past season) 60.00 40.67 50.33
 Otherwise 40.00 59.33 49.67
  N = 150 N = 150 N = 300
  1. Source: Field survey, 2016