Visit for more related articles at Arts and Social Sciences Journal The main objective of the study was to see the effect of migration on household income in rural areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa-Pakistan especially in district Peshawar.
A total of 93 sampled respondents were purposively interviewed.
The Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) is situated in the northwest of Pakistan, lying between the province of Baluchistan, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, and the neighboring country of Afghanistan.
Majority of the people migrated to district Peshawar Khyber Pakhtunkhwa-Pakistan in search of livelihood and employment opportunities.
It not only provide the livelihood opportunities to local and migrants in the form of various trade center and small industries but also provide the basic facilities like health, education, transport, communication, water supply and drainage system.