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Table 8 Probit estimates of propensity score for adoption of improved rice seed and fertilizer combination application

From: The impact of uptake of selected agricultural technologies on rice farmers’ income distribution in Ghana

Variable Coefficient Std. err z-value
Gender −2.6656 0.9370 −2.84***
Log_Age −0.3925 0.4107 −0.96
log_Years_Sch 0.2049 0.0960 2.13**
Marital_Status −0.2338 0.2009 −1.16
Eco_Active_HH 0.0395 0.0337 1.17
log_Farm_Size 0.1381 0.2276 0.61
Land_Ownership 0.3784 0.2326 1.63
Attend_Training_Prog 0.4365 0.2029 2.15**
Lab_Inten_Imp_Rice_Var −0.3629 0.2052 −1.77*
Lab_Inten_Fert_Use −0.3071 0.2316 −1.33
Cap_Inten_Fert_Use −1.3206 0.2130 −6.20***
Log_seed_cost −0.0779 0.0464 −1.68*
log_TLU 0.2830 0.0949 2.98***
Log_Hours_Other_Eco_Act −2.3951 0.3974 −6.03***
Log_Infants_cent −0.2484 0.1879 −1.32
Log_ Hours_Com_ activities −0.8428 0.7330 −1.15
Main_Act_Most_Time_Spent −0.2673 0.2528 −1.06
Location 0.6989 0.2552 2.74***
Income_Other_Crop 0.0006 0.0002 3.18***
Gen_Land_Own 0.0987 0.6431 0.15
Gen_Infants_cent −1.6011 0.5485 −2.92***
Constant 0.9554 2.2036 0.43
Pseudo-R2 0.5020   
Log likelihood −110.5123   
Observations 723