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Table 4 Distribution of adaptation options used by sheep and goats farmers

From: Determinants of adaptation choices to climate change by sheep and goat farmers in Northern Ethiopia: the case of Southern and Central Tigray, Ethiopia

Adaptation options Agro-ecological settings Total
Low-land Mid-land High-land
Provision of shade 27 (22.8) 48 (54.0) 57 (52.7) 132 (41.5)
Home feeding 103 (87.2) 86 (96.6) 96 (88.8) 285 (89.6)
Use of crossbred animals 63 (53.3) 43 (48.3) 67 (62.0) 173 (54.4)
Marketing during shock 117 (99.0) 85 (95.5) 105 (97.0) 307 (96.5)
  1. Numbers in parenthesis indicate percentage