APPENDIX 1. Standardized definition and codes for socioeconomic variables for the four villages included in this study.

Socioeconomic
variables
Descriptor type
Codes
Age
quantitative
age of farmer
People
quantitative
number of people living in household
Men
quantitative
number of men over the age of 15 living in household
Children
quantitative
number of children under the age of 15 living in household
Corn
binary
If corn is grown on plantation: 0=no, 1=yes
Surface
quantitative
surface area of plantation in ha.
Education
ordinal
education level of farmer: 0=none, 1=primary, 2= primary and secondary
Use of field
ordinal
prior use of field: 0=none, 1=cornfield, 2=high bush, 3=mix of cornfield and brush
Orchard
quantitative
age of coffee orchard
Timber
binary
timber being replanted in coffee orchard: 0=no, 1=yes
Shadow
binary
shadow trees being trimmed: 0=no, 1=yes
Coffee trimmed
binary
coffee bushes trimmed: 0=no, 1=yes
Shelled coffee
binary
coffee sold shelled: 0=no, 1=yes
Fertilizer
ordinal
fertilizer use: 0=none, 1=s-simple, 2=triple abono, 3=sulfate, 4=s-simple & triple abono, 5=triple abono & fertimex, 6=unknown
Pesticide
ordinal
pesticides use: 0=none, 1=uprocuat 2=gramazone, 3=cobre & gram., 4=foley & gram., 5=foley & paracuat, 6=karate quimic, 7=oxicloruro, 8=bonofolay, 9=kar. quim. & oxicl., 10=kar. quim. & bonof., 11=kara. quim., oxicl., & bonof. 12=oxicl. & bonof.
Coffee grown
ordinal
types of coffee grown*: 1=mondonovo, 2=criollo, 3=café otro, 4=mondonovo & crio. 5=mondo., crio., & caturra, 6=mondo., crio., & garnica, 7=mondo., crio., cat., & garn., 8= mondo., crio., & otro, 9=mondo. & cat., 10=mondo., cat., & garn., 11=mondo., cat., & otro, 12=mondo. & borbon, 13=mondo. & otro, 14=crio. & cat., 15= crio., cat. & otro, 16= crio. & garn., 17= crio. & otro, 18= cat. & otro


* Because only one coffee type was grown in San Lorenzo, criollo coffee was given the code “1” in the regional analysis, not “2” as shown here.