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Table 3 Household characteristics for categorical variables (n = 384)

From: Analyzing the contribution of crop diversification in improving household food security among wheat dominated rural households in Sinana District, Bale Zone, Ethiopia

Variables Frequency Percent
Sex of household head (gender)
 Male 46 11.75
 Female 338 88.25
Marital status (Mstatus)
 Married 371 96.87
 Divorced 7 1.83
 Widowed 5 1.31
Participation on irrigation farming (iuse)
 Yes 354 92.19
 No 30 7.81
Use of credit (Cuse)
 Yes 48 12.50
 No 336 87.50
Extension agent visit to farm (extenvisit)
 Yes 365 95.05
 No 19 4.95
Members to famers cooperative (Coops)
 Yes 261 32.03
 No 123 67.97
Remittance (remit)
 Yes 105 27.34
 No 279 72.66
Participation on non/off-farm income (nonffarm)
 Yes 132 34.62
 No 252 65.38
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