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Table 5 Average amount (litres) and value (Kshs and US$) of pastoral milk offtake in Kenya for the period 2010 to 2015; 1US$ is equivalent to Kshs 100

From: The value of pastoralism in Kenya: Application of total economic value approach

Pastoral livestock species Numbers/heads Milk production in litres (bn) Value in Kshs (billion) Value in US$
Cattle 8,018,252 0.473 28.385 0.28385
Camel 2,964,608 0.551 16.542 0.16542
Sheep 9,747,340 0.012 0.350 0.00350
Goats 12,928,424 0.015 0.931 0.00931
Total   1.05 46.208 0.46208