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Theme Agriculture and Forestry
Code AF-HL-1.1
MDG code NULL
Sub-theme Households and Labour
Name Household income from agriculture and forestry activities (% of total household income)
Definition Contribution of agriculture and forestry activities to household and family income
Calculation/Formula [(wages and salary (current and pending) earned from employment or business in agricultural and forestry occupations) + (the value of sale of subsistence agriculture, livestock and forestry goods)+(value of home production consumed)+value of locally produced agricultural goods received/total household income]x100
Unit of Measure %
Purpose/Rationale Measures the contribution of the agriculture and forestry sectors to household income, welfare and livelihoods. An upward change in this indicator would imply an increase in the socio-economic importance of the agricultural sector for households.
Policy Linkages National Agricultural Strategies, SDG 1 & 2, National Development Strategies
Preferred Data Sources HIES
Alternative_Data Sources Census
Census - HIES - DHS tag HIES
Primary Data Collection System Survey - National Statistics Office
Frequency of Data Collection 5-10 years
SPC Responsibility - Data Management LRD
Notes Goods included in valuation of home production consumed should fall within COICOP code 01.1. Agricultural occupations defined by ISCO agricultural occupation codes (61,621,6224,631-633,9211-9215)
SPC Programme Land Ressource Division
Link to SPC Division Plan LRD Objective 1, output 1.1; Objective 2, outputs 2.1 and 2.2
Numerator (wages and salary (current and pending) earned from employment or business in agricultural and forestry occupations) + (the value of sale of subsistence agriculture, livestock and forestry goods)+(value of home production consumed)+value of locally produced agricultural goods received
Component 1 Income from Agricultural and forestry business
Component 2 primary wages earned in agriculture and forestry
Component 3 home produce consumed
Component 4 gifts received
Component 6 NULL
Denominator Total household income
Factor x 100
Unit %