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Table 5 Price instability-based market integration indicator (G) in Toffo-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 Toffo-Bohiconmarket clusterb
Egusi in shells 1.7 1.7 100.0 34.5
Unshelled egusi
Palm oil 100.0 100.0 100.0 1.1 75.3
Maize 1.5 1.0 2.7 0.6 1.5
Traditional foodsc 5.9 3.8 11.1 0.5 5.3
Vegetal oil 100.0 100.0 100.0 14.3 78.6
Imported rice 100.0 100.0 100.0 11.1 77.8
Introduced foodsc 100.0 100.0 100.0 12.5 78.1
  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. cFigures in italics are product type-wise averages
  4. – data not available