Table 2.

Baseline conditions (2004) by income quartiles for the Sauri Millennium Research Village population

ParameterQ1Q2Q3Q4
Yearly per capita income (U.S. $, PPP)39113231959
Income from agriculture, %68524324
Average land holding, ha0.520.530.570.71
Area planted to maize, ha0.230.220.250.27
Maize yields, kg ha−1 1.811.852.022.09
Anemia (<11 mg Hb), %46474937
Testing positive for malaria, %56495241
  • Results from household surveys, maize harvest estimates, and blood sampling (21). Q1 denotes the lowest income quartile. PPP, purchasing power parity.