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Table 2 Effects of socio-economic factors on the identification rate of ecosystem services

From: Local perceptions and factors determining ecosystem services identification around two forest reserves in Northern Benin

 Ecosystem services
Provisioning servicesRegulating and supporting servicesCultural services
VariablesEstimatet valuePr (> |t|)Estimatet valuePr (> |t|)Estimatet valuePr (> |t|)
Constant− 2.59845− 2.2450.03837*− 1.21308− 0.9460.35915− 2.52647− 0.9390.3635
Moderately close3.4697712.410.02756*2.872.1180.05132.1.789660.5590.585
Very close3.9945963.2050.00519**4.032423.4910.00329**4.317671.5560.1419
Education rate0.0629710.7960.43714− 4.57245− 1.9340.07216.− 3.24144− 1.3860.1876
Poverty index0.0488812.2890.03517*0.02951.3070.21090.057731.2130.2451
Household size0.0025330.1350.89449− 0.0349− 1.4470.16858− 0.0836− 1.2090.2468
Moderately close: poverty index− 0.060507− 2.3410.0317*− 0.04975− 2.0450.05886.− 0.02079− 0.3580.7256
Very close: poverty index− 0.071471− 3.2320.0049**− 0.07214− 3.510.00316**− 0.07151− 1.4480.1698
Moderately close: education rate      − 1.94736− 2.4910.0259*
Very close: education rate      − 1.31318− 2.1760.0472*
Education rate: household size      0.552921.8740.0819.
Education rate: poverty index   0.052561.6070.12892   
Education rate: household size   0.211732.2380.04084*   
  1. N = 25 villages
  2. * P-value < 0.05; ** P-value < 0.01