Table 2.

Average and total acreage abandoned as a result of excessive deer damage by respondents in division regions.
Division Region Sample size answering questions Average acreage abandoned Sum of acres reported abandoned
Northern region 185 30.8 5,709
Central region 130 26.9 3,498
Southern region 112 29.7 3,333
Total 427 29.3 12,542

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