Multivariate Economic Indicators in Prawn Fishing Case Study (Loma Bonita, Oaxaca)
Teresa Kido, Antonio Kido, James Patrick Killough

This document presents the elements from which it was possible to know the current status of the socio-economic fabric of fishermen dedicated to the capture of prawns (Macrobrachium acanthurus) in Loma Bonita, Oaxaca. This study aimed to present the necessary information that would provide a basis for the formulation of future development strategies. The chapter is divided into three blocks of content: The first section provides socioeconomic indicators from which it is possible to define the profile of the fishing population. Next, reference is made to human development indicators classified according to quality of housing, basic services and household equipment. Finally, a brief description is given showing the indicators of economic and financial profitability of the activity.

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