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Table 2 Socio-demographic profile of farmers in the study areas

From: Participatory analysis of groundnut (Arachis hypogaea L.) cropping system and production constraints in Burkina Faso

Region Df Chi-square P value
Variable Category Central-eastern Central-northern Central-western Total
Num Perc Num Perc Num Perc Num Perc
Gender Women 25 67.57 22 59.46 13 26 60 48.39 2 17.3009 0.0000
Men 12 32.43 15 40.54 37 74 64 51.61
  Total 37 29.84 37 29.84 50 40.32 124  
Matrimonial Single 0 0 0 0 4 8 4 3.23 2 6.1173 0.047
Married 37 100 37 100 46 92 120 96.77
Age-group < − 35 9 7.26 12 9.68 15 12.1 36 29.03 4 2.69 0.61
35–60 25 20.16 22 17.74 34 27.42 81 65.32
> − 60 3 2.42 3 2.42 1 0.81 7 5.65
Education level Illiterate 21 56.76 21 56.76 30 60 72 58.06 6 3.8501 0.697
Basic literacy 8 21.62 11 29.73 11 22 30 24.19
Primary school 6 16.22 4 10.81 4 8 14 11.29
Secondary school 2 5.41 1 2.7 5 10 8 6.45