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Table 7 Financial benefit of blackleg control through planned vaccination in four districts using partial budgeting model (in ‘000 USD)

From: Epidemiology and financial loss estimation of blackleg on smallholder cattle herders in Kembata Tambaro zone, Southern Ethiopia

No. Parameters Breed category Sum
Local zebu Crossbreds
I New costs  
 Vaccination cost 5.62 2.02  
II Revenue forgone  
 Opportunity labour cost 0 0  
 Sub-total costs (I + II) 5.62 2.02 7.64
III New revenue  
 1. Milk production increase 17.16 12.2  
 2. Draft power output increase 17.73 5.38  
IV Cost saved  
 Treatment cost 22.44 5.15  
 Sub-total benefit (III + IV) 57.33 22.73 80.06
 Net benefit per head 0.0004 0.0008  
 Percentage of financial benefit from the control per head 3.4 6.9