Quantitative Analysis of Drought Management Strategies across Ethnographically-Researched African Societies: A Pilot Study

Land Vol/Iss. 10(1062) Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute Basel, Switzerland Published In Pages: 1-15
By Biagetti, Stefano, Zurro, Débora, Alcaina-Mateos, Jonas, Bortolini, Eugenio, Madella, Marco


Subsistence type will be associated with the distribution of drought-coping strategies.


R-squared=0.15, adjusted R-squared=0.07. Hypothesis was also analyzed using canonical correspondence analysis.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Permutation testSupportedp=0.011UNKNOWNOne-tailed


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Subsistence TypeIndependentFood Quest, Animal Husbandry, Agriculture, Diet
Drought coping strategiesDependentDisasters