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Table 3 Wilcoxon signed-rank test for physical capital (n = 280)

From: Effect of Micro-Agricultural Financial Institutions of South Africa financial services on livelihood capital of beneficiaries in North West Province South Africa

  Ranks N Mean rank Sum of ranks Z Asymp. sig (2-tailed)
Storage facility accessibility Negative ranks 2 122.50 245   
  Positive ranks 242 122.50 29,645.00 −15.30 .000
  Ties 29     
Residential property owned Negative ranks 0 .00 .00   
  Positive ranks 229 115.00 26,335.00 −15.06 .000
  Ties 44     
Irrigation infrastructure Negative ranks 1 21.00 21.00   
  Positive ranks 40 21 840.00 −5.93 .000
  Ties 232     
Road infrastructure Negative ranks 18 19.50 351.00   
  Positive ranks 20 19.50 390.00 −.162 .871
  Ties 235     
Water equipment Negative ranks 0 .00 .00   
  Positive ranks 248 124.50 30,876.00 −15.68 .000
  Ties 25     
Breeding stock Negative ranks 0 .00 .00   
  Positive ranks 222 111.50 24,753.00 −14.83 .000
  Ties 255     
Combine harvester Negative ranks 0 .00 .00   
  Positive ranks 3 2.00 6.00 0.155 .250
  Ties 270     
Tractor Negative ranks 6 24.00 144.00   
  Positive ranks 41 24.00 984.00 −4.95 .000
  Ties 226     
Power generator Negative ranks 2 6.50 13.00   
  Positive ranks 10 6.50 65.00 2.14 .039
  Ties 26     
Tiller Negative ranks 2 14.50 29.00   
  Positive ranks 26 14.50 377.00 −4.347 .000
  Ties 245     
Dipping tanks Negative ranks 0 .00 .00   
  Positive ranks 21 106.00 22,366.00 −15.45 .000
  Ties 62     
Kraals Negative ranks 0 .00 .00   
  Positive ranks 176 88.50 15,576.00 −13.19 .000
  Ties 97     
Electricity availability Negative ranks 0 .00 .00   
  Positive ranks 246 123.50 30,381.00 −15.62 .000
  Ties 27     
Transport Negative ranks 1 123.50 123.50   
  Positive ranks 245 123.50 30,257.50 −15.49 .000
  Ties 27     
Markets Negative ranks 11 31.50 346.50   
  Positive ranks 51 31.50 1606.50 −4.95 .000
  Ties 211