Socio-Economic Peripherals of women’s Assistance to Family Sustenance: A Primary Data Analysis
Keywords:Women’s Contribution, Healthy Diet, Work Permission, Ordinary Least Squares, Pakistan
The present study explores the factors that determine the women’s contribution in family budget. Primary source of data are used for analysis. Four hundred women are interviewed. Three models are constructed for investigating women’s contribution in family income. Ordinary least squares technique is employed for analysis. The study concludes that women’s age, education, marital status, household size, healthy diet outside work permission and number of children are significantly contributing in household budget. It is suggested that responsible authorities should provide the educational facilities specially for females. Awareness for family planning and best health facilities should be given to the women.
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