Analysis on the Influencing Factors of Farmers’ Satisfaction to Vouchers--Base on FAO Post-earthquake Assistance Program in Sichuan, China

Guo Hua, Jiang Yuansheng


After the Wenchuan earthquake in Sichuan, China, the Food and Agriculture Organization of United Nations launched the emergency assistance and restoration programs through the approaches of Direct Inputs Distribution (DID) and Agricultural Inputs Voucher (AIV). After the investigation of the 204 AIV beneficial households randomly selected in the 2 pilot counties, the paper analyzed the beneficial farmers’ satisfaction of the AIV program and the influencing factors to their satisfaction. The logistic model was applied to detect the influencing factors. The results we got through the software of E-Views 5.0 showed that the gross income, the area of the arable land, the variety can be purchased and the procedure of the voucher using were playing important roles to affect the beneficial farmers’ satisfaction to vouchers.

Full Text:



Copyright (c)

Journal of Agricultural Science   ISSN 1916-9752 (Print)   ISSN 1916-9760 (Online)  E-mail:

Copyright © Canadian Center of Science and Education

To make sure that you can receive messages from us, please add the '' domain to your e-mail 'safe list'. If you do not receive e-mail in your 'inbox', check your 'bulk mail' or 'junk mail' folders.