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Table 8 Estimated direct gross national income contributed by agricultural production and natural resource uses in 2009

From: Expected climate change impacts on land and natural resource use in Namibia: exploring economically efficient responses

Sector and tenure GNI contribution (N$'000, where N$1.00 = US$13)
Agriculture  
 Livestock  
 State land -
 Communal land 521,000
 Commercial land 1,965,000
 Total 2,486,000
 Crops  
 State land -
 Communal land 317,000
 Commercial land 431,000
 Total 748,000
 Total agriculture  
 State land -
 Communal land 837,000
 Commercial land 2,397,000
Total agriculture 3,234,000
Natural resources  
 Tourism  
 State land 433,000
 Communal land 101,000
 Commercial land 1,266,000
 Total 1,800,000
 Wildlife (other)  
 State land 72,000
 Communal land 15,000
 Commercial land 140,000
 Total 226,000
 Wild plants  
 State land -
 Communal land 1,334,000
 Commercial land 352,000
 Total 1,686,000
 Fish (inland)  
 State land -
 Communal land 95,000
 Commercial land -
 Total 95,000
 Total natural resources  
 State land 505,000
 Communal land 1,545,000
 Commercial land 1,758,000
Total natural resources 3,807,000