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Table 3 Average monthly income (in BDT) of the respondents (before and after the refugee arrival in 2017

From: From solidarity to resistance: host communities’ evolving response to the Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

Professions No. of respondents Teknaf Ukhiya Cox’s Bazar town
   Before After Before After Before After
Local small traders 38 15,000 10,000 14,000 8500 17,000 17,000
Farmer 33 12,000 7500 12,000 6000 15,000 13,000
Fishing sector worker 34 8700 6000 8300 5300 11,000 8000
NGO/private job 38 10,000 40,000 10,000 43,000 12,000 40,000