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Table 1 Land allocation to improved and local varieties

From: Factors affecting adoption of improved sorghum varieties in Tanzania under information and capital constraints

Varieties Percent households (%) Area under improved varieties Total farm size Percent of land allocated to sorghum
ha St.Dev ha St.Dev Mean (%) St.Dev (%)
Adopter (N = 505)
 Tegemeo 18 0.65 0.51 2.68 2.26 13 10
 Pato 14 0.81 1.15 2.78 3.39 13 11
 Macia 22 0.94 1.33 1.91 1.35 26 21
 Wahi 12 0.75 0.56 2.77 1.87 14 10
 Hakika 10 0.83 0.54 1.62 1.35 25 15
 Sila 10 0.72 0.79 2.28 2.13 17 12
 Mtama 1 4 0.65 0.64 2.37 1.50 14 11
Non-adopters (N = 317)
 Langalanga 54 0.85 0.99 2.82 2.46 19 12
 Other local cultivars 91 0.75 0.95 2.68 2.88 14 11
  1. N numbers of households, St.Dev standard deviation