Correlating Women Empowerment with Micro Finance in a Small Village in Bangladesh by Using Statistical Methodology

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MST Fatema Akter
Abdur Rakib Nayeem
Md. Abir Hossain Didar


Women empowerment is the most significant and examining issues in non-industrial nations extraordinarily in Bangladesh. This study investigated the viability and Correlating Women Empowerment with Micro Finance in a Small Village in Bangladesh by Using Statistical Methodology. With absolute number of 220 respondents, where, 100 was experienced micro credit program and another 120 respondent did not have any experience regarding the micro credit program. Stratified random sampling was used from Aatghar Union porishad under Shaltha Upozilla in Faridpur, Bangladesh and information has been gathered through face to face interview and personal meeting by utilizing overview strategy. By investigating five measurements; monetary decision making, household unit dynamic, physical movement freedom, property ownership and finally, responsibility for political and social awareness the women empowerment was estimated. The outcomes demonstrated the positive impacts of micro credit programs on women strengthening inside different measurements and investigation uncovers that the women empowerment is impacted by the improvement of miniature credit programs in Bangladesh through the selected five measurements.

Women empowerment, micro-credit, grameen bank, rural economy, Bangladesh.

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Akter, M. F., Nayeem, A. R., & Didar, M. A. H. (2021). Correlating Women Empowerment with Micro Finance in a Small Village in Bangladesh by Using Statistical Methodology. South Asian Journal of Social Studies and Economics, 9(4), 19-27.
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