Table 5. Results of the consensus analysis of the yes/no questionnaire “causes of the problems with current flows in the Crocodile River?” (31 items).

Group Factors and
eigenvalues
Ratio between factors Average competence score Negative scorers? Conclusion
Whole group
(irrigators and conservationists)
(N=43)
1 = 16.067
2 = 7.511
3 = 3.553
2.14
2.11
0.44
(± 0.43)
Yes (8) No consensus
Irrigators
(N=16)
1 = 4.443
2 = 2.141
3 = 2.108
2.06
1.02
0.25
(± 0.47)
Yes (3) No consensus
Conservationists
(N=27)
1 = 11.156
2 = 3.964
3 = 3.192
2.82
1.24
0.46
(± 0.45)
Yes (5) No consensus (weak
agreement)