Measurement of efficiency of shrimp (penaeus monodon) farmers in Andhra Pradesh

The present study was taken up during 2007-08 in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Stratified random sampling was adopted to select the respondents. A total of 480 respondents were selected from 16 villages across four mandals of the East Godavari district. The selected mandals are predominantly shrimp farming areas, with optimum salinity and excellent irrigation facilities.