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Table 1 Determinants of adoption decision from PSM (probit model result)

From: Impact of improved beehives technology adoption on honey production efficiency: empirical evidence from Southern Ethiopia

Independent variables Coefficient Standard error
Sex of household head 0.0492 0.0308
Education level household head 0.0348 0.0481
Household size − 0.0290 0.0301
Total annual income (1000) 0.120** 0.0539
Beekeeping experience − 0.0919 0.0590
Distance from FTC − 0.1870* 0.1079
Extension contact 0.1891* 0.1121
Credit utilization 0.1035 0.1025
Perception of high price (high) − 0.8891*** 0.3630
Perception of high price (medium) − 0.3155** 0.1430
Cooperative membership 0.1373 0.1286
Number of local beehives owned 0.0145 0.0117
Constant 0.2460 0.2050
  1. ***, ** and * denote significance at the 1, 5 and 10%, respectively