Table 3. Results of the consensus analysis of the yes/no questionnaire “Who are the major users of water?” (18 items).

Group Factor and eigenvalue Ratio between factors Average competence score Negative scorers? Conclusion
Whole group
(irrigators and conservationists; N=43)
1 = 15.738
2 = 7.303
3 = 6.184
2.16
1.18
0.20
(SD ± 0.57)
Yes (17) No consensus
Irrigators
(N=16)
1 = 7.778
2 = 4.318
3 = 0.981
1.80
4.40
0.06
(SD ± 0.70)
Yes (8) No consensus
Conservationists
(N=27)
1 = 9.608
2 = 5.852
3 = 2.754
1.64
2.16
0.30
(SD ± 0.52)
Yes (7) No consensus