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Table 2 Simulated changes (percentage) in labor demand across sectors

From: Economy-wide effects of reducing the time spent for water fetching and firewood collection in Ethiopia

Sectors Base Simulation Absolute change %Change (weighted)
Agriculture 4436.54 4508.15 71.61 1.61
Industry 258.33 260.60 2.27 0.88
Service 1305.81 1312.92 7.11 0.54
Water fetching 603.32 472.73 − 130.59 − 21.65
Firewood collection 537.75 417.61 − 120.15 − 22.34
Leisure 3675.43 3845.35 169.92 4.62
  1. Source: Author’s computation based on model results