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Table 5 Univariate Probit Estimations results for landless households- Food Security

From: Home gardens as a predictor of enhanced dietary diversity and food security in rural Myanmar

Variables (1) (2) (3) (4) (5)
Change
Marg. Eff
Reduce
Marg. Eff.
Shortage
Marg. Eff.
Hunger
Marg. Eff.
Borrow
Marg. Eff.
Mindat −0.127** − 0.230*** − 0.152*** − 0.014 − 0.079
[0.057] [0.061] [0.055] [0.056] [0.068]
Kanpetlet −0.108** − 0.108** − 0.057 − 0.190*** 0.220***
[0.043] [0.043] [0.037] [0.043] [0.053]
Pakokku −0.191*** − 0.226*** − 0.180*** − 0.172*** 0.126**
[0.046] [0.047] [0.041] [0.045] [0.056]
Yesagyo −0.360*** − 0.354*** − 0.235*** − 0.173*** 0.138***
[0.045] [0.045] [0.041] [0.042] [0.053]
Kyaiklet −0.280*** −0.300*** − 0.156*** − 0.146*** 0.152***
[0.043] [0.044] [0.038] [0.042] [0.052]
Household Size 0.021*** 0.017** 0.019*** 0.010*** 0.024***
[0.007] [0.007] [0.006] [0.004] [0.006]
Head of Household: Male −0.070 − 0.020 0.061 0.069 0.044
[0.080] [0.081] [0.069] [0.057] [0.072]
Own Livestock 0.014 0.060** 0.023 −0.007 0.019
[0.026] [0.026] [0.023] [0.015] [0.024]
Own Home gardens/ Fruits & Vines −0.066** 0.022 0.034 −0.079*** −0.003
[0.030] [0.030] [0.027] [0.019] [0.027]
Wealth Quintile: Poor −0.081*** −0.130*** − 0.064*** −0.069*** − 0.056**
[0.031] [0.030] [0.023] [0.026] [0.025]
Wealth Quintile: Middle −0.190*** − 0.223*** − 0.197*** − 0.092*** − 0.117***
[0.035] [0.034] [0.030] [0.026] [0.029]
Wealth Quintile: Rich −0.239*** − 0.314*** − 0.273*** − 0.141*** − 0.231***
[0.038] [0.037] [0.033] [0.025] [0.034]
Wealth Quintile: Richest −0.382*** − 0.482*** − 0.444*** −0.171*** − 0.442***
[0.039] [0.038] [0.037] [0.023] [0.037]
Observations 1727 1727 1727 1727 1727
  1. Standard errors in brackets; *** p < 0.01, ** p < 0.05, * p < 0.1. Marginal effects are reported