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Table 2 Diffusion and adoption of DTMVs

From: Heterogeneous seed access and information exposure: implications for the adoption of drought-tolerant maize varieties in Uganda

Characteristic Total (n = 864) East (n = 438) West (n = 45) North (n = 322) Central (n = 58)
Know at least one DT variety 57.9 67.8 82.2 44.7 36.2
Ever planted at least one DT variety 17.8 24.4 35.6 8.7 5.2
Planted at least one DT variety in 2015 13.8 19.6 28.9 5.6 3.4
Planted at least one DT variety in 2015 among those aware 23.8 29 35.1 12.5 9.5
Planted at least one improved variety (OPV or hybrid) in 2015 72.9 71.1 93.3 70.2 86.2
Planted at least one OPV variety 49 41.1 64.4 57.8 48.3
Planted at least one hybrid variety 27.7 32.3 31.1 13.7 37.9
Planted at least one local variety 26.9 29.5 6.7 28.9 12.1