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Table 3 Accuracy assessment of the 1985, 2000 and 2015 classified images

From: Evaluation and prediction of land use/land cover changes in the Andassa watershed, Blue Nile Basin, Ethiopia

Land use/land cover 1985 2000 2015
User accuracy Producer accuracy User accuracy Producer accuracy User accuracy Producer accuracy
Cultivated land 87.4 89.9 86.8 86.3 89.3 92.6
Forest 86.2 91 87 90.5 96.4 91.5
Shrubland 90.7 85.8 86.4 87.3 92.6 85.3
Grassland 82.9 76.8 82.4 81.3 82.2 80
Built-up area 82.8 88.9 84.1 80.4 81.7 90.7
Over all accuracy (%) 86.9 85.8 88.8
Kappa coefficient 0.83 0.81 0.85