Observation S.A % DK % DA % No response % Total %
Winters becoming warmer 57.3 2.4 33.3 7.0 100%
Winters becoming cooler 41 3.5 46.7 8.8 100%
Summers becoming cooler 17 3.0 13.5 66.7 100%
Summers becoming hotter 86 4.6 5.3 4.1 100%
Rainfall supporting crop production 86.6 0 7.1 6.4 100%
Increase in flood incidences 24.6 2.3 65 8.2 100%
Rains coming late 73.7 1.2 9.9 15.2 100%
Rains ceasing early 73.7 2.4 9.9 14.0 100%
Increase in pests and diseases 73.1 6.5 9.9 10.5 100%
Any devegetation observed 70.8 5.9 17 6.4 100%
Wood scarcity 69 0 24.6 6.4 100%
Change in forest resources 71.4 2.3 18.8 7.6 100%
Table 4: Responses from communal farmers on their perceptions on climate patterns and environmental changes given as percentage frequencies.