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Table 2 Descriptive statistics of sampled farm households

From: Determinants of smallholder farmers’ adaptation strategies to the effects of climate change: Evidence from northern Uganda

Variable Mean Std. Dev Min Max
Gender (1 = Male, 0 = Female) 0.54 0.50 0 1
Household size 6.79 3.63 1 24
Marital status (1 = married, 0 = otherwise) 0.82 0.39 0 1
Farming Experience (Years) 18.80 13.62 1 65
Access to Extension (1 = yes, 0 = No) 0.19 0.39 0 1
Land Owned (Acres) 7.94 32.76 0 600
Land cultivated (Acres) 2.90 1.07 0.5 7
Access to credit (1 = yes, 0 = No) 0.63 0.48 0 1
Time taken to market (Hours) 0.98 0.97 0 6
Farm income (UGX) 821,704.80 717,340.90 10,000 5,000,000
Group membership (1 = yes, 0 = No) 0.48 0.50 0 1
  1. In case of dummies, the mean refers to mean proportions (in percentage)