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Table 1 Households demographic profiles

From: Estimating farmers’ stated willingness to accept pay for ecosystem services: case of Lake Naivasha watershed Payment for Ecosystem Services scheme-Kenya

Variable description Percent Mean Std. deviation
Gender of household head   .33  
 Male 67   
 Female 33   
Household head age   54.19 15.14
Household head education level    0.65
 None 17.5   
 Primary 62.5   
 High school 18.5   
 College/university 1.5   
Occupation of the household head    0.82
 Employed 1.5   
 Farmer 93.0   
 Off-farm business 0.5   
 Farmer and employed 0.5   
 Farmer/employed/business 1.0   
 Farmer/off-farm business 3.5   
 Household family size   5.76 3.14
Household monthly income (Kshs.); 1US$ = Kshs. 100 at survey time    
 Without/before PES farm practices   6891.96 5101.12
 With/after PES farm practices   11,011.48 14,719.42
Household farm size (acres)   2.305 1.070
N = 200