Environment and Society

Environment and Society

Question

What is the main source of livelihood in urban areas ?

Answer
1. In cities, people are predominantly engaged in non-agricultural occupations such as the jobs of officers and clerks in the government and non-government organisations, managers and workers in the factories and in many professions.

2. In short, we can say that urban people get their livelihood from non-agriculture occupations, only a few engage themselves in agriculture related activities.

3. The majority of them are industrial workers or workers in different occupations in the organized or unorganized sector. Industrial, urban varietes of trade and commerce-related occupations are found in the cities.

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