Questionnaire Women Empowerment through Cooperatives

Questionnaire Women Empowerment through Cooperatives Dear Respondent, I am pursuing doctoral research on the role of cooperatives in the empowerment o...

0 downloads 114 Views 352KB Size
Questionnaire Women Empowerment through Cooperatives Dear Respondent, I am pursuing doctoral research on the role of cooperatives in the empowerment of women with special reference to Mysore district, Karnataka state under the guidance of Dr.V.Shanmugam in the Department of Studies in Economics and Cooperation, University of Mysore, Manasagangotri, Mysore. Please feel free to share your views and experiences on the role of cooperatives in the empowerment of women in your area which has profound academic significance. The information provided by you will be utilized for research purpose only. I solicit your kind cooperation in this regard. Thanking you, Yours Sincerely

(Ms.Rathnamma.G) Research Scholar Interview Schedule

PART-I Personal Information 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6.

Name Age Education Occupation Monthly Income Social Status

: : 21-30/31-40/41-50/51-60 : Primary/Secondary/Pre-University/Degree : Agriculture/Cottage Industry/Business/other : 10000/15000/20000/Above 20000 : Forwards/Backwards/Minorities/SC/STs

PART-II Association with Credit Organisations 1. Credit Organizations a) Nationalized Banks b) Rural Banks c) Cooperatives d) Self Help Groups e) Private Finance Agencies

Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

304

No No No No No

PART-III Attitude of the Respondents towards Regional Rural Banks (Tick any one response; SA=Strongly Agree, A=Agree, D=Disagree, SD=Strongly Disagree and NR=No Response) Sl. No

Statements

1.

Cooperatives serve the rural poor and needy.

2.

Cooperatives cater to the needs of women

3.

Cooperatives are the alternatives to national banks in the rural areas.

4.

Cooperatives are capable of providing micro level financial support

5.

Cooperatives recognize the need for cultivating good relationship with the customers

6.

Cooperative services are designed in consultation with the beneficiaries

7.

Cooperatives conduct field work to assess the needs of the customers

8.

Cooperatives are managed by workoriented officials

9.

10.

SA

Cooperatives deliver services on the basis of corporate social responsibility Cooperatives are well equipped with sufficient staff and infrastructural facilities

305

A

D

SD

NR

PART-IV Role of Cooperatives in the Educational Empowerment of Women (Tick the appropriate response namely – FA=Fully Agree; A=Agree, NR=No Response, D=Disagree and FA=Fully Disagree) Sl. No. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9.

10. 11. 12. 13.

14.

15.

Impact Cooperatives enable the women civic responsibility Cooperatives enable the women to goal of gender equity and justice. Cooperatives enable the women to goal of human rights protection Cooperatives enable the women to goal of social harmony and unity. Cooperatives enable the women to goal of environment protection. Cooperatives enable the women to goal of cultural promotion Cooperatives enable the women to goal of community development

FA to develop achieve the achieve the achieve the achieve the achieve the achieve the

Cooperatives enable the women to fight against the oppressive forces in the society. Cooperatives enable the women to adopt the scientific innovations and technological advancements Cooperatives enable the women to develop leadership in the society Cooperatives enable the women to develop entrepreneurship in the society Cooperatives enable the women to develop personality in the society Cooperatives enable the women to participate in the development projects of government and non-government agencies Cooperatives enable the women to sensitize the policy makers and officials about their developmental obligations Cooperatives enable the women to connect with each other and share experiences in life

306

A

NR

D

FD

PART-V Role of Cooperatives in the Social Empowerment of Women (Tick the appropriate response namely – FA=Fully Agree; A=Agree, NR=No Response, D=Disagree and FA=Fully Disagree) Sl. No. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12.

13. 14. 15.

Impact

FA

Cooperatives enable the women to work for social equality Cooperatives enable the women to achieve the goal of social freedom Cooperatives enable the women to gain the benefit of social justice Cooperatives enable the women to fight against superstitions Cooperatives enable the women to fight against human trafficking Cooperatives enable the women to fight against human rights violation Cooperatives enable the women to achieve the goal of small family Cooperatives enable the women to work for the prevention of atrocities against women Cooperatives enable the women to work for the prevention of female infanticide and foeticide Cooperatives enable the women to fight against the drug and liquor addiction Cooperatives enable the women to work for the prevention of child labor and bonded labor Cooperatives enable the women to work for the prevention of dowry system and fight against early marriage Cooperatives enable the women to gain the benefit of social mobility Cooperatives enable the women to promote the remarriage of divorced / widowed persons Cooperatives enable the women to actively get involved in social service

307

A

NR

D

FD

PART-VI Role of Cooperatives in the Economic Empowerment of Women (Tick the appropriate response namely – FA=Fully Agree; A=Agree, NR=No Response, D=Disagree and FA=Fully Disagree) Sl. Impact FA A NR D FD No. 1. Cooperatives enable the women to achieve the goal of agricultural and cottage industrial development 2. Cooperatives enable the women to gain control over their economic assets and achieve financial independence 3. Cooperatives enable the women to gain equal property rights 4. Cooperatives enable the women to achieve family infrastructural development 5. Cooperatives enable the women to gain self – employment opportunities 6. Cooperatives enable the women to improve production and productivity 7. Cooperatives enable the women to work for business promotion 8. Cooperatives enable the women to improve their economic bargaining power 9. Cooperatives enable the women to develop professional skill and competence 10. Cooperatives enable the women to improve their saving ability 11. Cooperatives enable the women to preserve the goods and services 12. Cooperatives enable the women to market their goods and services 13. Cooperatives enable the women to avail the benefits of development projects 14. Cooperatives enable the women to participate actively in the development projects 15. Cooperatives enable the women to achieve the goal of economic self-sufficiency

308

PART-VII Role of Cooperatives in the Political Empowerment of Women (Tick the appropriate response namely – FA=Fully Agree; A=Agree, NR=No Response, D=Disagree and FA=Fully Disagree) Sl. Impact FA A NR D FD No. 1. Cooperatives enable the women to understand the constitutional safeguards and provisions 2. Cooperatives enable the women to understand the activities of women’s commission 3. Cooperatives enable the women to gain the benefit of women’s political reservation 4. Cooperatives enable the women to understand the significance of adult franchise 5. Cooperatives enable the women to understand the significance of electoral reforms 6. Cooperatives enable the women to acquire leadership development opportunities 7. Cooperatives enable the women to actively participate in the political activities 8. Cooperatives enable the women to improve their political bargaining power 9. Cooperatives enable the women to enhance their political status 10. Cooperatives enable the women to manage political crisis 11. Cooperatives enable the women to achieve the goal of political equality 12. Cooperatives enable the women to participate actively in political movements 13. Cooperatives enable the women to participate actively in elections 14. Cooperatives sensitize women to demand their rights and privileges. 15. Cooperatives enable the non-members to network with civil society institutions and also to understand the role of getting together

309

PART-VIII

Suggestions for the Improvement of Regional Rural Banks (Tick the appropriate response namely – FA=Fully Agree; A=Agree, NR=No Response, D=Disagree and FA=Fully Disagree) Sl. Impact FA A NR D FD No. 1. Cooperatives should have the state of the art infrastructural facilities. 2. Cooperatives should have adequate skilled and competent manpower 3. Cooperatives should conduct systematic customer research 4. Cooperatives should deliver customerfriendly services. 5. Cooperatives should facilitate quick delivery of service 6. Cooperatives should provide financial assistance to the deserving beneficiaries 7. Cooperatives should monitor the progress of beneficiaries after delivery of financial services should develop 8. Cooperatives entrepreneurship of the beneficiaries 9. Cooperatives should organize leadership development programmes to the beneficiaries should adopt new 10. Cooperatives communication technologies like Internet 11. Cooperatives should function with a sense of social responsibility 12. Cooperatives should bring about social transformation of women 13. Cooperatives should bring about educational empowerment of women 14. Cooperatives should bring about economic empowerment of women 15. Cooperatives should bring about political empowerment of women

310