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Table 3 A financial comparison (in Z$ dollars) of wildlife and livestock in the Zimbabwe Lowveld in 1986

From: The economics and institutional economics of wildlife on private land in Africa

Cattle and wildlife profitability in the Lowveld in 1986
  Livemass (kg) Turnover (Z$) Profit (Z$) Profit/kg
Cattle 10.1 m $2.0 m $0.7 m 0.07
Wildlife 4.7 m $1.4 m $1.2 m 0.26
  1. m = million.