Table 3: Production characteristics of kolanut in Niger State, Nigeria.

S/N CharacteristicsLavunMokwa
FreqFreq
𝑛 = 4 8 % 𝑛 = 4 7 %

(1)Age of kolanut plantations
 (i) <2036.300
 (ii) 21–3036.336.4
 (iii) 31–40510.4510.6
 (iv) 41–50612.5510.6
 (v) 51–601020.81123.4
 (vi) >602143.82348.9

(2)Species of kolanut planted
 (i) Cola nitida4810047100
 (ii) Cola acuminata0000

(3)Land acquisition
 (i) Purchase24.200
 (ii) Inheritance4287.54595.7
 (iii) Lease/rent48.324.3

(4)Deliberate planting of crops within kolanut plantation
 (i) Yes4389.624.3
 (ii) No510.44595.7