Selvaraj, K N and Swaminathan, N and Sundaravaradarajan, K R and Aswathy, N (2000) Economics of mechanised and non-mechanised marine fishing - some implications for efficiency. In: National Conference on Economics, Extension and Management, 5-6 January 2000, Mumbai.
The study was carried out in Kollam District of Kerala covering 60 respondents each in mechanised and non-mechanised categories. The average level of employment in fishing per household was 316 man-days in motorised category fishing was the major source of income, contributing 85 .33 and 76.02% respectively, with an average annual income of Rs.32, 180 and Rsl2, 612 in case ofmotorised and non-motorised category. The inequality in income distribution of both the categories was found less and the Gini concentration ratios worked out to 0.20 and 0.21, respectively, for motorised and non-motorised categories.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Economics; mechanised marine fishing; non-mechanised marine fishing|
|Subjects:||Fishery Technology > Crafts & Gear|
Socio Economic and Extension > Fisheries Economics
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Extension|
|Deposited By:||Arun Surendran|
|Deposited On:||15 Jun 2011 14:18|
|Last Modified:||15 Jun 2011 14:18|
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