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Table 5 Socioeconomic benefits and aggregate net benefit from small ruminants for two agro-ecological zones per household

From: Economic benefits of livestock management in Ghana

  Agro-ecological zones
Components Guinea savannah (n=120) Sudan savannah (n=129)
Socio-economic products   
 Insurance 83.82a 69.20b
 Financing 74.64a 68.64a
Sub-total (C) 158.46a 137.84a
Total net benefit (A+B+C) 590.92a 488.82b
  1. Note: Within rows, means (least square means values) of components with different superscripts are significantly different at P < 0.05 on a t-test of means. Exchange rate: US$1 = Gh₵1.9