Analysis of Factors Affecting the Household Expenditure of Rubber Farmers in Indonesia
Luis Marnisah1, Azizah Karim2, Ahmad Sanmorino3, Tirta Jaya Jenahar4

1Luis Marnisah, Faculty of Economics, Universitas Indo Global Mandiri, Palembang, Indonesia.
2Azizah Karim, STIE Aprin, Palembang, Indonesia.
3Ahmad Sanmorino, Faculty of Computer Science, Universitas Indo Global Mandiri, Palembang, Indonesia.
4Tirta Jaya Jenahar, Post-Graduate Programs, Universitas Indo Global Mandiri, Palembang, Indonesia.

Manuscript received on 18 April 2019 | Revised Manuscript received on 25 April 2019 | Manuscript published on 30 April 2019 | PP: 304-306 | Volume-8 Issue-4, April 2019 | Retrieval Number: D6094048419/19©BEIESP
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Abstract: This study aimed to analyze the factors affecting the household expenditure of the farmers. Primary data collection was randomly carried out from August to October 2017 by interviewing 360 farmers of respondents in 12 villages as representative of Musi Rawas, Muara Enim and Musi Banyuasin regencies in South Sumatra. Data analysis was done using economic analysis and regression. The results showed that household expenditure positively affected household farmers’ income, family size and rubber rejuvenation and negatively affected the household savings, formal education and consumption expenditure.
Keywords: Household Expenditure, Influence, Regression Analysis

Scope of the Article: Regression and Prediction