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Population by ethinic group
Population by age goup
Population projections
Population by density
Urbanization
Population urban centers
Literacy Rate
Housing Conditions
Distribution of households by Construction materials
Source of cooking fuel
Source of lighting fuel
Source of households livelihood
Percentage of population below poverty line
Revenue Performance
Sectoral expenditures
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Main source of Household livelihood

Majority of the households 66 percent depend on subsistence farming as their main source of livelihood as revealed in Table 3.12. Dependence on subsistence farming as a source of livelihood was more prevalent in rural areas at 76 percent compared to 22 percent in urban areas. Only 16 percent of the households were dependant on employment income, while 7 percent depended on business enterprises and 8.6 percent depended on family support.

Table 3.12: Distribution of households by source of livelihood

Source of livelihood Residence
Rural Urban Total
Subsistence farming 75.7 22.2 65.6
Employment income 9.4 44.2 15.9
Business enterprise 4.3 18.5 7.0
Cottage industry 0.2 0.7 0.3
Property income 0.7 1.3 0.8
Family support 7.9 11.5 8.6
Organizational support 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other 1.8 1.6 1.8

Source: Census 2002