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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of coffee producing Households, Jimma Zone, Ethiopia, 2016

From: Gender and education as predictors of food insecurity among coffee farming households of the Jimma zone, Southwest of Ethiopia

Variable Frequency Percent
Setting Rural 657 87.7
Urban 92 12.3
Religion Muslim 617 82.4
Ortodox 113 15.1
Protestant 19 2.5
Ethnicity Oromo 573 76.5
Amhara 60 8
Silte 55 7.3
Dawero 49 5.3
Others 21 2.8
Marital Status Married 685 91.5
Divorced 53 7.1
Widowed 11 1.5
Sex Of The Household Head Male 674 90
Female 75 10
Household Head Educational Status Forma Education 583 77.8
No Formal Education 166 22.2
Spouse Educational Status Forma Education 511 68.2
No Formal Education 238 31.8
Family Size 2-4 321 42.9
5-6 269 35.9
7-8 159 15.8
Farm Size <1 Hectare 657 87.7
≥1 Hectare 92 12.3