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Table 8 Adoption of improved varieties by country and subnational unit, 2017–18 in East Africa

From: Mungbean in Southeast Asia and East Africa: varieties, practices and constraints

Country/subnational location Expert informants (persons) Surveyed area planted (ha) Improved varieties (% area) WorldVeg-related varieties
% area adopted Farmers reached (1000 s)a
Uganda (total 5 regions) 59 34,670 28 16 8
 Teso Region 1 12 13,988 20 12 1
 Teso Region 2 10 13,988 30 15 1
 Acholi 12 5334 40 25 2
 Lango 16 905 30 20 2
 West Nile 9 455 30 20 2
Kenya (total 5 regions) 69 229,048 91 0.8 1
 Makueni 12 89,444 90 1 1
 Kitui 12 89,487 95 1 0
 Machakos 12 12,097 80 0 0
 Tharaka Nithi 14 30,584 90 0 0
 Embu 19 7436 90 0 0
Tanzania (total 5 regions) 76 155,121 5 0 0
 Mtwara 15 40,885 5 0 0
 Tabora 16 26,582 4 0 0
 Simiyu 15 46,819 5 0 0
 Mwanza 15 36,294 5 0 0
 Kilimanjaro 15 4541 10 0 0
  1. See notes under Table 7