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Table 4 Distribution of farmers’ perception on structural SWC measures (5-point Likert-scale)

From: Factors influencing adoption of improved structural soil and water conservation measures in Eastern Ethiopia

Perception statement5-point Likert ScaleaChi square
SAANODSD
1. Traditional structural SWC measures are more flexible87.511.70.80.00.06.89
2. Improved soil bund increases soil fertility status30.040.95.022.51.672.05b
3. Improved stone bund needs more use of inputs39.154.21.75.00.016.91c
4. Improved check dam requires continuous maintenance29.261.72.54.12.510.50
5. Improved soil bunds are possible to practice on small farm plots1.69.12.524.262.617.50
  1. aSA Strongly Agree, A Agree, NO No Opinion, D Disagree, SD Strongly Disagree
  2. b, cSignificant at 1% and 5% probability level, respectively