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Table 6 Annual Income of the Respondents from different Occupations

From: Drought occurrences and its implications on the households in Yobe state, Nigeria

LGA’s Farming Trading Civil service Fishing Artisan
Bade 111,650 56,000 34,000 29,564 37,135
Busari 53,770 27,250 25,000 30,560 27,000
Damaturu 85,670 167,450 51,000   46,553
Fika 149,450 45,325 30,000   26,972
Fune 119,630 32,745 26,000   21,126
Geidam 79,820 27,000 27,000 32,675 23,000
Gujba 193,240 69,000 36,000 24,530 31,704
Gulani 188,467 57,000 32,000 28,225 30,567
Jakusko 75,550 26,125 26,000   17,500
Karasuwa 69,450 36,000 28,000   19,350
Machina 82,650 31,000 31,000   21,235
Nangere 128,725 34,000 34,000   31,075
Nguru 162,770 139,765 48,000 39,435 46,600
Potiskum 356,540 156,000 49,000   42,750
Tarmuwa 94,950 42,000 33,000   22,840
Yunusari 57,670 27,815 27,000 21,645 23,450
Yusufari 54,650 24,115 24,000 17,875 19,670
Mean 121,450 58,741 33,000 28,064 28,737
STD 75,290 47,572 8551 6724 9465
  1. Source: Fieldwork 2017