Table 2: Descriptive statistics of the variables in the stochastic frontier and Tobit models.

Variables UnitsMeansS.EMinimumMaximum

AgeYears44.2341811.222242180
Farming experienceYears 21.9198311.07947155
Household sizeNumber of people10.808426.604174154

Revenue Fcfa22625664016968750034100000
Acreage Hectare6.0901278.3107430.3684
Intermediary inputsFcfa645453.111654241510014100000
LabourMan-day4.1921443.126197022.25
Capital Fcfa712020.42670723031100000
Credit Fcfa 35213.0967563.820761429

Source: authors’ calculations.