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Table 3 Mean incomes from the different livelihood activities and mean total household income

From: Trade-offs for climate-resilient pastoral livelihoods in wildlife conservancies in the Mara ecosystem, Kenya

Livelihood activity HHs involved % HHs Per HH/year US$ (SE) Per AU/day US$ (SE) Median US$
Conservancies (n = 258) 133 52 1,135 (71.7) 0.41 (0.029) 963
Livestock production (n = 248) 241 97 2,504 (194.1) 0.91 (0.060) 1,510
Crop production (n = 258) 29 11 334 (88.0) 0.19 (0.054) 193
Off-farm tourism (n = 258) 158 61 1,081 (87.3) 0.49 (0.038) 816
Off-farm non-tourism (n = 258) 130 50 1,185 (126.0) 0.46 (0.045) 724
Total income 248 100 4,334 (244.3) 1.70 (0.076) 3,048
  1. Note: Mean incomes are shown per household (HH) per year and per AU per day. Only includes those HH involved in the activity (standard errors shown in parenthesis)