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Table 4 Factors influencing household’s collection and utilization of non-timber forest products

From: Non-timber forest products and their contribution to households income around Falgore Game Reserve in Kano, Nigeria

Household attributes Coefficient Standard error z Marginal effects of
NTFPs collection
and utilization
Constant 3.3124 0.755 4.39***  
Age −0.0984 0.0146 −6.73*** −0.1494
Sex 1.8195 0.4406 4.13*** 0.3724
Household size 0.0899 0.0355 2.53*** 0.0137
Occupation 0.2604 0.0861 3.02*** 0.0396
Educational level 0.1649 0.1506 1.09 0.0251
Farm size −0.4299 0.1318 −3.26** −0.6532
Social group −0.1475 0.2978 −0.50 −0.0221
Distance to FGR −0.1881 0.0172 −2.78*** −0.2858
Distance to market −0.0455 0.0677 −2.64*** −0.0691
Income 9.13E-06 6.10E-06 1.50 1.39E-06
  1. Source: survey by authors, 2015 χ2 = 113.65***, log likelihood = −168.11, Pseudo R 2 = 0.25, N = 400, significance level ***(1%), **(5%)