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Table 5 Livelihood capitals and relative vulnerability of agro-ecological systems

From: Vulnerability analysis of smallholder farmers to climate variability and change: an agro-ecological system-based approach in the Fincha’a sub-basin of the upper Blue Nile Basin of Ethiopia

Livelihood capitals Vulnerability factors LVI results of AESs
HL ML WL LL
1. Natural capital Sensitivity 0.629 0.457 0.588 0.686
2. Financial capital Adaptive capacity 0.439 0.484 0.397 0.329
3. Physical capital Adaptive capacity 0.526 0.577 0.536 0.372
4. Human capital Adaptive capacity 0.807 0.855 0.750 0.456
5. Social capital Adaptive capacity 0.708 0.766 0.707 0.591