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Table 7 Willingness to conserve species in-situ and mean seedling price and acquisition cost (in XOF) for positive and negative cultivation opportunity ratio (COR) value groups, N = 101

From: Modelling socioeconomic determinants for cultivation and in-situ conservation of Vitex doniana Sweet (Black plum), a wild harvested economic plant in Benin

  Negative COR Positive COR Significance
Mean ± sd −1.1 ± 2.1 21.7 ± 82.5 p < 0.05
  Conservation Conservation  
  Yes No Yes No  
  n = 22 n = 1 n = 56 n = 22  
Selling price 139.5 ± 465.6 0.0 ± 0 10,879.2 ± 31,640.4 36,702.4 ± 11,0351.1 p < 0.05
Acquisition cost 1,001.1 ± 1704.6 25.0 ± 0 970.0 ± 2140.2 83.6 ± 116.3 p < 0.05