Table 4. Respondents’ perceptions regarding the ecotourism industry

Question Answer Farmers
with land
Farmers without land Business owners Employees Cramer p
1. Have you received benefits from tourism? Yes 8.0 (23) 15.3 (42) 88.9 (30) 50.9 (28) 0.668 <0.001
No 92.0 (268) 84.7 (231) 11.1 (4) 49.1 (27)
2. Have you perceived loss due to the tourism development? Yes 0 (0) 0.07 (2) 0 (0) 0 (0) N N
No 100 (291) 100 (27) 100 (34) 100 (55)
3. Will you make some preparations to take advantage of the income opportunities? Yes 3.1 (9) 7.6 (21) 100 (34) 81.8 (45) 0.681 <0.001
No 96.9 (282) 92.4 (225) 0 (0) 18.2 (10)

Effective sample size is given in parentheses. All numbers are percentages of surveyed respondents. p denotes level of significance.