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Table 7 Perceived future and current major hazards or disasters due to climate change (N = 450)

From: Households' perception of climate change and human health risks: A community perspective

Perceived future and current major hazards or disasters Problem currently facing respondents (*Yes %) Problem can
occur in future (*Yes %)
Drought 95.3 97.3
Flood 6.6 14.8
Storm 15.2 25.2
Cyclone 26.1 30.3
Rise in sea level (Tidal surge) 12.5 19.4
Salinity 30.4 34.0
Water logging 5.1 4.6
  1. [Respondents were asked the questions: "What are the major natural disasters you have experienced due to climate variability"? "What are the major natural disasters you predict will occur from climate variability"?]
  2. *Only percentage of "Yes" has been only presented in the table