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Table 8 Annual household consumption in Benda Mutali i

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

         Activity Total household consumption Consumption per hectareii Consumption per household
Crops 97,185 4.19 171
Livestock 768,152 33.11 1,348
Natural resources 1,364,392 58.81 2,394
Food purchases 5,242,040 225.95 9,197
Non-food purchases 4,207,784 181.37 7,382
Asset depreciation 718,040 30.95 1,260
Total 12,397,593 534.38 21,750
  1. i All data in South African rand. (US dollar $1=R7).
  2. ii Area based on mapping exercises with community to calculate spatial extent of production.