Table 4. Results of a stepwise logistic regression used to identify the most important measured variables that explained incidence of Brazil nut thefts in 2006 and 2007 in Pando and Acre (n = 235). No significant interactions between variables were detected.

Variable Estimate Wald P value Odds Ratio
Distance to Brazil nut stand from household (min) 0.001 13.051 <0.001 1.001
Distance to market from village center (hrs) 0.023 11.891 0.001 1.023
Income from Brazil nuts (USD) 0.00002 2.224 0.136 1.000
Total landholding area (ha) 0.00006 1.183 0.277 1.000
Road access -0.057 0.387 0.534 -