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Table 9 Estimated direct gross national income contributed per square kilometre 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$/km2, where N$1.00 = US$0.13)
Agriculture  
 Livestock  
 State land -
 Communal land 15.04
 Commercial land 55.47
 Total 30.17
 Crops  
 State land -
 Communal land 9.16
 Commercial land 12.18
 Total 9.08
 Total agriculture  
 State land -
 Communal land 24.20
 Commercial land 67.64
 Total agriculture 39.25
Natural resources  
 Tourism  
 State land 35.06
 Communal land 2.92
 Commercial land 35.72
 Total 21.85
 Wildlife (other)  
 State land 5.79
 Communal land 0.44
 Commercial land 3.95
 Total 2.75
 Wild plants  
 State land -
 Communal land 38.54
 Commercial land 9.94
 Total 20.46
 Fish (inland)  
 State land -
 Communal land 2.75
 Commercial land -
 Total 1.15
 Total natural resources  
 State land 40.86
 Communal land 44.64
 Commercial land 49.61
Total natural resources 46.21