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TableĀ 4 Mechanisms of filling food gaps (multiple responses)

From: Food insecurity of rural households in Boset district of Ethiopia: a suite of indicators analysis

Food gap filling Responses Percent of cases
n Percent
Fill food gap through aid 128 19.8 33.5
Fill food gap through borrowing 90 14.0 23.6
Engage in food-for-work 158 24.5 41.4
Engage in non-farm activities 60 9.3 15.7
Engage in casual labor 142 22.0 37.2
Fill food gap through remittance 67 10.4 17.5
Total 645 100.0 168.9