Table 4: Factors affecting farmers’ pesticidal plants use decision for control of Mexican bean weevil (binary regression).

VariableCoefficient (B)SEWaldp-value

Age of the farmers-0.170.430.1640.686
Gender17.20611.00.1300.999
Education level0.5540.2275.9630.015
Family size0.6040.3093.8360.050
Common bean farming experience-0.1640.2840.3330.564
Constant-24.8641.0700.1100.998

R2= 0.228; observations = 148; Chi-square= 12.355; p=0.030; -2 log likelihood = 61.976