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Table 5 Multivariate probit estimations for determinants of producers’ outlet choice

From: Determinants of honey producer market outlet choice in Chena District, southern Ethiopia: a multivariate probit regression analysis

Variables Market outlets
Retailers Cooperatives Collectors Consumers
Coeff(Se) Coeff(Se) Coeff(Se) Coeff(Se)
Education level 0.0008(0.063) 0.054 (0.082) − 0.039(0.072) 0.073(0.035)
Household size 0.021(0.057) 0.053(0.079) 0.038(0.066) 0.064(0.057)
Total income − 0.002(0.003) 0.0014(0.0036) 0.003(0.004) − 0.002(0.003)
Experience − 0.028(0.048) 0.125**(0.062) 0.0356(0.054) − 0.067(0.052)
Volume supplied − 0.002(0.0017) 0.007**(0.003) 0.0057(0.0038) − 0.005*** (0.002)
Extension contact 0.320**(0.156) 0.516**(0.203) − 0.06(0.142) 0.25(0.163)
Distance to market − 0.216*(0.120) 0.352*(0.181) 0.13***(0.041) 0.05(0.121)
Trust of buyer − 0.194(0.250) 0.387(0.318) 0.94***(0.290) 0.19(0.232)
Market information 0.04***(0.014) 0.015(0.013) − 0.049*(0.024) 0.039*(0.020)
Coop. membership − 0.019(0.340) 1.17***(0.420) − 0.95**(0.470) − 0.456 (0.38)
Constant 1.980 (1.482) − 1.55**(0.720) 1.368*(0.804) 1.81(1.331)
  1. *, **, and *** = significance level at 10, 5, and 1%, respectively
  2. Coeff coefficient, Se standard errors in parentheses