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Table 3 Price instability-based market integration indicator (G) in Allada-Bohicon market cluster

From: Assessing the role of market integration in the consumption of traditional foods in Benin: a joint price instability coefficient and diet composition approach

Foods Primary–assembly Primary–consumer Assembly–consumer All rural markets–regional marketa Allada-Bohicon market clusterb
Egusi in shells 0.5 0.6 10
Unshelled egusi 3.6 5.6 10.0 0.3 2.8
Palm oil 3.1 2.9 33.3 1.0 3.2
Maize 12.5 5.9 11.1 1.2 3.6
Traditional foodsc 4.9 3.8 16.1 1.2 4.3
Vegetal oil 25.0 7.1 10.0 6.3 5.3
Imported rice 10.0 2.3 2.9 4.2 4.8
Introduced foodsc 17.5 4.7 6.5 5.3 5.3
  1. aThis features the rural-urban market integration appraisal, the regional market being the main consumption center
  2. bAverage values here are row averages over market pairs. They are rounded to the next one-digit decimal
  3. cValues in italics are product-wise averages