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Table 4 Attributes of impact of land degradation on livelihood

From: Rethink the interlink between land degradation and livelihood of rural communities in Chilga district, Northwest Ethiopia

Attributes Number of respondents
land degradation has impact on livelihood
 Yes 100
 No
Ways of impact of land degradation on livelihood
 Reduction in crop yield 11
 Reduction in livestock production 6
 Both 83
Extent of land degradation impact on livelihood
 Serious 90
 Noticeable 10
 Negligible
Reason for decline in crop production
 Loss in soil fertility 66
 Shortage of rain
 Lack modern inputs 34
  1. Source: field survey, 2016