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Table 6 Logistic regression model for determinants of livelihood strategy: agro-pastoral and off-farm

From: Are there options outside livestock economy? Diversification among households of northern Kenya

Livelihood strategy B Std. error Wald df Sig. Exp(B) 95 % confidence interval for Exp(B)
Lower bound Upper bound
Agro-pastoral Intercept −25.089 3473.629 .000 1 .994    
Number of income sources .272 .210 1.670 1 .196 1.312 .869 1.982
Distance to water source −.410 .262 2.449 1 .118 .664 .397 1.109
Education of household headc −.185 .051 13.369 1 .000 .831 .752 .918
Age of household heada .021 .013 2.776 1 .096 1.022 .996 1.047
Total tropical livestock units −.010 .031 .101 1 .750 .990 .933 1.051
Durable indexb .396 .128 9.482 1 .002 1.485 1.155 1.911
Total tropical livestock units losta −.028 .015 3.323 1 .068 .972 .944 1.002
[HHsex = 1]a .586 .354 2.747 1 .097 1.797 .899 3.592
[HHsex = 2] 0b    0     
  1. The reference category is off-farm
  2. Levels of sifnificance:'a' significant at p<0.01;'b' significant at p=0.05; 'c' significant at p=0.1