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Table 4 Sources of credit

From: Gender differences in access and use of selected productive resources among sweet potato farmers in Uganda

Credit institution Male-headed households Female-headed households
f Responses, % f Responses, %
Commercial bank 10 19.2 3 13.6
Farmer group 8 15.4 2 9.1
Microfinance 10 19.2 2 9.1
Non-governmental organization 4 7.7 2 9.1
Friends/neighbors/relatives 2 3.8 3 13.6
Savings and Credit Cooperative Organizations (SACCO) 16 30.8 7 31.8
Women’s group 2 3.8 3 13.6
Total 52a 100 22a 100
  1. aTotal number of responses (f) may be more than 100 due to multiple responses.