publication . Other literature type . Preprint . Article . 2005

CAUSES OF HOUSEHOLD FOOD INSECURITY IN KOREDEGAGA PEASANT ASSOCIATION, OROMIYA ZONE, ETHIOPIA

Haile, H.K.; Alemu, Zerihun Gudeta; Kudhlande, G.; Haile, H.K.; Alemu, Zerihun Gudeta; Kudhlande, G.;
English
  • Published: 01 Jan 2005
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Abstract
The main objective of the study was to examine the determinants of households' food security using a logistic regression procedure. The model was initially fitted with eleven factors, of which six were found to be significant, and all exhibited the expected signs. These include farmland size, ox ownership, fertilizer application, education level of household heads, household size, and per capita production. The result was analyzed further to compute partial effects and to conduct simulation studies on significant determinant factors. Analysis of partial effects revealed that an introduction to fertilizer use and an improvement in the educational levels of househ...
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free text keywords: Food Security and Poverty,, Consumer/Household Economics, Food Security and Poverty,, Food Security and Poverty, Consumer/Household Economics, Agricultural economics, Fertilizer, engineering.material, engineering, Logistic regression, Economics, Food insecurity, Peasant, Per capita, Food security
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publication . Other literature type . Preprint . Article . 2005

CAUSES OF HOUSEHOLD FOOD INSECURITY IN KOREDEGAGA PEASANT ASSOCIATION, OROMIYA ZONE, ETHIOPIA

Haile, H.K.; Alemu, Zerihun Gudeta; Kudhlande, G.; Haile, H.K.; Alemu, Zerihun Gudeta; Kudhlande, G.;