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Table 1 Socio-economic status among women in the mining community N = 40

From: Women’s well-being and reproductive health in Indian mining community: need for empowerment

Socio-Economic Status Percentage Frequency
Age Less than 30 years 40.0 16
31 - 50 years 60.0 24
Marital status Living with husband 72.5 29
Separated / divorced 27.5 11
Educational status No schooling 50.0 20
Middle school (up to 7 grade) 35.0 14
Higher secondary (up to 12 grade) 15.0 6
Gainful employment Employed for cash 30.0 12
Employed for kind 22.5 9
Not employed 47.5 19
Ability to meet family expenditures Manageable 20.0 8
With difficulty 47.5 19
Poverty 32.5 13
General health status Excellent 15.0 6
Good 32.5 13
  Poor 52.5 21