Socio-economic impacts of charcoal production in Oke-Ogun area of Oyo State, Nigeria

  title={Socio-economic impacts of charcoal production in Oke-Ogun area of Oyo State, Nigeria},
  author={Olasimbo Olarinde and Johnson A. Olusola},
  journal={Town Planning Review},
Many households in developing countries experience low energy consumption and this make them depend upon wood fuels for their energy. This study examined socio-economic impacts of charcoal production in Oke-Ogun, Oyo State, Nigeria. Two Local Government Areas were selected based on the accessibility and the availability of charcoal farmers among ten Local Government Areas. Results show that 74% of the respondents were male while 26% were female that are into production of charcoal in the study… 

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