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Table 4 Parameters of the ordinal logistic regression

From: Alternative food shoppers and the “quantity dilemma”: a study on the determinants of their purchases at alternative markets

Factors Value Std. error Wald chi-square Pr > chi2
Motivation: healthier products + 0.119 0.159 0.563 0.4529
Motivation: high-quality products + 0.236* 0.140 2.851 0.0913
Motivation: local products − 0.069 0.074 0.852 0.3558
Motivation: environmentally sustainable products + 0.342*** 0.094 13.258 0.0003
Motivation: economic saving − 0.014 0.048 0.081 0.7759
Motivation: convenience + 0.084 0.052 2.567 0.1091
Motivation: trust in producers + 0.123 0.077 2.511 0.1131
Household weekly expenditure for food − 0.004*** 0.001 13.210 0.0003
Children under 12 years old – 0 0.000 0.000   
Children under 12 years old -1 − 0.035 0.129 0.074 0.7856
Aged over 50 years old – 0 0.000 0.000   
Aged over 50 years old – 1 − 0.091 0.133 0.469 0.4936
Products purchased: animal products - 0 0.000 0.000   
Products purchased: animal products - 1 + 0.689*** 0.112 37.920 <0.0001
Products purchased: fresh fruit and vegetables - 0 0.000 0.000   
Products purchased: fresh fruit and vegetables - 1 + 0.690*** 0.185 13.960 0.0002
Over 1 year participating in the AFN - 0 0.000 0.000   
Over 1 year participating in the AFN - 1 + 0.619*** 0.122 25.522 <0.0001
Type of market – FS 0.000 0.000   
Type of market – FM + 0.008 0.179 0.002 0.9646
Type of market – BOX + 0.733*** 0.179 16.827 <0.0001
Type of market – SPG + 0.297 0.189 2.479 0.1154
  1. ***significant for p < 0.01; **significant for p < 0.05; *significant for p < 0.10