Table 4. Distribution of different types of direct and indirect land use changes occurring due to jatropha expansion in Chinsali and Mungwi Districts (n = 60).


Land use category % Respondents producing direct LUC Avg. area,
direct LUC
(ha)
% Respondents producing indirect LUC Avg. area, indirect LUC
(ha)
Cropland 58 0.73
Fallow 17 0.62 15 0.54
Mature forest 22 0.76 20 0.72
Other 5
Numbers do not add up to 100 because some respondents reported multiple types of land use change.
Includes hedgerows or fences and around homesteads.