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Table 3 Prices of each product in the targeted village (2015).

From: Producing a village input–output table (VIOT) from household survey data: a case study of a VIOT for a rural village in northern Lao PDR

Products Based on year 2015 Unit
Village pricesa Market pricesb
Rice 2500 5000 Kip/Kg
Other crops 3000 5500 Kip/Kg
Cattle 63,000 65,500 Kip/Kg
Buffaloes 60,000 64,500 Kip/Kg
Goats 35,000 38,500 Kip/Kg
Pigs 37,000 40,500 Kip/Kg
Duck 45,000 65,000 Kip/Kg
Chicken 30,000 36,000 Kip/Kg
Bamboo shoots 6000 10,000 Kip/Kg
Broom grass 6500 9000 Kip/Kg
PongPeng (herbal roots) 12,000 15,000 Kip/Kg
Rattan shoots 6500 10,000 Kip/Kg
PeukMeuk (tree bark) 7000 9500 Kip/Kg
  1. a*Village prices information are collected from the Phonxay village office; these prices are based on the agreement between farmers and buyers in the village yearly meeting, September 23, 2015
  2. bMarket prices information are collected from the Trade Office of Ngoi District, Luang Prabang Province. These prices are based on 2015 prices