Warning: these figures indicate the number of cases found in the data file. They cannot be interpreted as summary statistics of the population of interest.
First, it will be ascertained whether the household possess homestead land or not. Code '1' will be recorded if the household possess homestead on the date of survey, otherwise code '2' will be entered in this item.
Homestead of a household is defined as the
dwelling house of the household together with the courtyard, compound, garden, out-house, place of worship,family graveyard, guest house, shop,
workshop and offices for running household enterprises, tanks, wells, latrines, drains and boundary walls annexed t o the dwelling house. All land coming under homestead was defined as
Homestead may constitute only a part of a plot. Sometimes, gardens, orchards or plantations, though adjacent to the homestead and lying within the
boundary walls, may be located on a clearly distinct piece of land. In such cases, land under garden, orchard or plantation was not considered as