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Table 1 Socioeconomic characteristics of biogas adopters

From: Factors influencing the adoption of biogas digesters in rural Ethiopia

Variables Observation Mean Standard deviation Minimum Maximum
Age of household 15–64 years 292 43.74 10.33 19 64
Age of household above 64 years 8 67.75 2.05 65 71
Shared-in-land size in hectares 300 1.93 0.53 1 3
Owned land size in hectares 300 0.32 0.07 0.2 1.25
Family size 300 5.40 1.52 2 10
Cattle holding 300 6.94 2.73 1 25
Income from cropping/year 300 3592.06 1152.11 1200 7960
Income from livestock/year 300 1684.49 1913.72 0 7650
Income from agricultural wages/year 300 209.43 292.96 0 2333
Income from non-agricultural wages/year 300 219.02 591.78 0 320