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Table 1 Basic information about the watersheds under study

From: Sensitivity analysis of a climate vulnerability index - a case study from Indian watershed development programmes

Criteria   A. Puthur A. Padam E. Mangalam
Basic information Total treatment area (ha) 350 520 590
  Local Self-Government (Grama Panchayat) Pookottukaavu & Vellinezhi Kanjirampuzha Sreekrishnapuram
  Project implementing agency State Government (SG) through the department of soil Survey & Conservation Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) Local Self-Government (LG)
  Project period 2003-2008 2009-2013 2007-2012
  Project fund 26485 US$ 57920 US$ 82456 US$
Socio-demography Population 5742 7399 6469
  Households 1243 1482 1198
  Literacy (%) 87.27 98.00 98.90
  Educational institutions 2 3 6
  Hospitals 2 2 3
Agriculture Marginal farmers <1ha (%) 81 92 71
  Major crops Rubber, paddy, arecanut, coconut, pepper, banana, vegetables Coconut, arecanut, paddy, rubber, tapioca banana, pepper, vegetables Rubber, coconut, arecanut, banana, vegetables
  Livestock Cow, goat, poultry Cow, goat, poultry Cow, goat, buffalo, rabbit, poultry
  1. Source: Project reports of A. Puthur, A. Padam [57] and E. Mangalam [58] watersheds