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Table 1 Area size of land-cover types and percentage of area size of each land-use and land-cover types being classified correctly using images from three remote sensors.

From: Landscape determinants and remote sensing of anopheline mosquito larval habitats in the western Kenya highlands

Land-cover Area size (percentage)* Aerial photos Landsat TM 7 Ikonos
Farmland 8,733 (64.7) 88.9 84.1 96.8
Forest 1,533 (11.4) 76.9 23.1 92.3
Pasture 1,750 (13.0) 50.0 22.7 72.7
River/streams 136 (1.0) 70.6 63.2 86.4
Road 119 (0.9) 82.1 21.3 88.6
Shrubs 1,117 (8.3) 37.5 0.0 56.3
Swamp 105 (0.8) 33.3 0.0 33.3
Total 13,493 (100) 77.4 60.8 89.2
  1. * Area size is in thousand square metres