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Table 6 Participation in household decision making by livelihood categories and household members (values are mean ± standard deviation)

From: Traditional gender inequalities limit pastoral women’s opportunities for adaptation to climate change: Evidence from the Afar pastoralists of Ethiopia

  Livelihood categories Household members
Agrarian (%) Pastoral (%) Agro-pastoral (%) Daughter (%) Husband (%) Son (%) Wives (%)
Selling livestock 34.7 40.9 40.7 5.5 99.3 14.4 28.0
Buying livestock 34.0 37.8 36.9 3.7 98.6 12.9 21.3
Buying grain 46.9 49.1 53.3 8.3 90.5 8.7 78.0
Migration 31.3 40.9 34.7 8.3 94.6 14.5 20.0
Slaughtering animals 35.4 41.7 36.5 4.6 98.6 28.3 13.3