Cobia Grouper Asian seabass
  North South North Central Central South
  2010 2013 2010 2013 2010 2013 2010 2013 2010 2013 2010 2013 2010 2013
Cage or pond cage cage pond pond cage pond
Household (hhd) labour                            
Average number of hhd members working on the operation 4.0 2.5 2.0 1.7 2.8 2.6 1.5 2.0 1.0 1.8 1.3 1.9 1.5 1.2
% of these hhd members that are male 38 61 94 81 56 63 100 93 100 96 100 86 75 97
Total number of days worked per week (for all hhd members) 22 13 14 13 19 14 11 9.3 7 8.8 8.9 11 7.9 7.6
Hired labour                            
Percentage of operations that employ hired labor 14 0 69 16 29 0 0 0 62 15 50 5.0 75 21
Average number of hired workers 4.5 - 2 2.8 2 - - - 1 1.5 1.0 2 1.8 1.8
Total number of days worked per week (for all hired workers) - - 14 22 - - - - - 8 7.0 14 12 12
Cost of hired personnel (USD/worker/month) 130 - 110 180 120 - - - 98 110 77 170 93 170
- =data not collected, hhd=household
Table 10: Labor requirements.
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