Proceedings of the International Conference on Applied Science and Technology on Social Science 2021 (iCAST-SS 2021)

Income of Women Traders Around the Coast of Kupang City Beach Attractions Before and During Covid 19

Authors
Veronika A. S. M. Flora*, veronikaflora1986@gmail.com
Department of Tourism Hospitality, Kupang State Polytechnic, Kupang, Indonesia
Yudha E. Nugrahayudhaekanugraha@gmail.com
Department of Tourism Travel Business, Kupang State Polytechnic, Kupang, Indonesia
Christina W. Plaitukakrystynwelly@gmail.com
Department of Tourism Travel Business, Kupang State Polytechnic, Kupang, Indonesia
Corresponding Author
Veronika A. S. M. Floraveronikaflora1986@gmail.com
Available Online 4 March 2022.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.220301.003How to use a DOI?
Keywords
trader; cost; sales; income
Abstract

The purpose of this study was to determine the business and income of women traders on the coast of Kupang City Beach attractions before and during the Covid 19 pandemic. The research method used was qualitative, the data collection techniques were observation and in-depth interviews with informants in the study there were 24 women traders in 2 locations beach tourism objects, namely Lasiana Beach and Warna Beach, with 4 types of businesses namely young coconuts, flat bananas, basho, and salome. The results of data processing and analysis show that the average monthly sales results minus the average monthly costs of these 4 types of businesses, before the pandemic, the average net income of IDR 6.413.750 per month can reach 3.4 times Kupang City Minimum Wage in 2019 amounting to IDR 1.850.000. During the Covid 19 pandemic, their net income of IDR 3.638.750 per month only reached 1.8 times the 2020 Kupang City Minimum Wage of IDR 2.007.500. Even though their income still exceeds the 2020 Kupang City Minimum Wage, their income has fallen to almost half of what it was before the Covid 19 pandemic.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the International Conference on Applied Science and Technology on Social Science 2021 (iCAST-SS 2021)
Series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
4 March 2022
ISBN
978-94-6239-547-3
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.220301.003How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2022 The Authors. Published by Atlantis Press SARL.
Open Access
This is an open access article under the CC BY-NC license.

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