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Table 7 Estimation results

From: Crop diversification and household food security status: evidence from rural Benin

Variables Coefficients P value
Age − 0.001 0.226
Sex − 0.035 0.123
Education
 Primary 0.007 0.567
 Secondary 0.119*** 0.000
FBOs 0.059 0.200
Extension Services 0.067*** 0.000
Location
 Glazoue − 0.015 0.455
 Dassa − 0.010 0.631
 Ouesse − 0.027 0.175
 Savalou − 0.030 0.139
Credit 0.035** 0.023
Simpson Diversity Index 0.198*** 0.000
Seed 0.019 0.185
Fertilizer 0.006 0.660
Tropical livestock unit 0.101** 0.023
Storage 0.051*** 0.000
Land Size 0.001 0.125
Constant 0.383 0.000
Number of observation = 420   
F(17, 504) = 8.07   
Prob > F = 0.000   
R-squared = 0.2139   
  1. *Significant 10%
  2. **Significant 5%
  3. ***Significant 1%