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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of respondents.

From: Assessing the information seeking behaviour and utilization of rice farmers in the Ejisu-Juaben municipality of Ashanti Region of Ghana

Variables Frequency Percentage
Sex
 Male 73 67
 Female 36 33
Marital status
 Married 99 90.8
 Single 4 3.7
 Widowed 3 2.8
 Divorced 3 2.8
Educational level
 None 34 31.2
 Basic 60 55.0
 Secondary 15 13.8
Membership of agricultural organization 23 21.1
Membership of rice-based organization 16 14.7
Benefits derived from organization
 Access to credit 10 9.2
 Access to inputs 8 7.3
Technical advice and training on agronomic practices 5 4.6
Willingness to pay for information 91 84