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Sources of Income for Households in Nigeria (English)

In 2010, the Nigeria National Bureau of Statistics implemented the general household survey (GHS), which included a panel component focusing on livelihoods, agriculture, and household welfare. The GHS-Panel survey was conducted on a sample of 5,000 households and is nationally representative. The first wave of the survey was implemented in two visits from 2010 to 2013. Using data from the first wave, this note presents a basic profile of income sources for households in Nigeria. It explores different income sources and the correlates of income sources with household traits.




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Sources of Income for Households in Nigeria (English). LSMS Integrated Surveys on Agriculture Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group.