Food security analysis in the arid lands of Isiolo in Eastern Kenya

Abstract/Overview

Food security is a major global concern. Food insecurity has insidious effects on the health and development of young children and consequently, adults. The paper assesses the food security status and its key determinants for the rural households of the arid lands of Isiolo in Kenya. A three stage sampling technique was used for respondents (56) selection. Data collected were: demographics, livelihood strategies, food security and livelihood assets. Descriptive and inferential statistical methods and descriptive content analysis were used. Inferential statistics focused on ANOVA, PMC analysis-test and regression analysis. Overall food insecurity was at 75%, with 21% food insecure and 54%vulnerable households. The most food secure households were 2%, and 23%were moderately secure. Household food security was statistically significant(p

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APA

<div>Gor, < (2024). Food security analysis in the arid lands of Isiolo in Eastern Kenya. Afribary. Retrieved from https://afribary.com/works/food-security-analysis-in-the-arid-lands-of-isiolo-in-eastern-kenya

MLA 8th

<div>Gor, <div>Olala "Food security analysis in the arid lands of Isiolo in Eastern Kenya" Afribary. Afribary, 04 Jun. 2024, https://afribary.com/works/food-security-analysis-in-the-arid-lands-of-isiolo-in-eastern-kenya. Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

MLA7

<div>Gor, <div>Olala . "Food security analysis in the arid lands of Isiolo in Eastern Kenya". Afribary, Afribary, 04 Jun. 2024. Web. 25 Jul. 2024. < https://afribary.com/works/food-security-analysis-in-the-arid-lands-of-isiolo-in-eastern-kenya >.

Chicago

<div>Gor, <div>Olala . "Food security analysis in the arid lands of Isiolo in Eastern Kenya" Afribary (2024). Accessed July 25, 2024. https://afribary.com/works/food-security-analysis-in-the-arid-lands-of-isiolo-in-eastern-kenya