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Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Vol. 7, Issue 3 (2018)

Level of knowledge of members and non-members towards self-help group on Bilkhawthlir block in Kolasib district of Mizoram

Author(s):

Samuel Lalneihpuia and Jahanara

Abstract:
The present study was focused on Bilkhawthlir block in Kolasib district of Mizoram. The interview schedule was developed to measure the knowledge levels of the respondents towards the SHG. A total number of 120 respondents were selected out of which 60 respondents were members of Self Help Group and the other 60 respondents were non-members. The results of the comparative study revealed that the majority of the members 53.33% have medium level of knowledge which were followed by high level of knowledge 26.67% and low level of knowledge which is of 20% whereas in non-member, 45% acquired low level of knowledge while 40% of them having medium level of knowledge and only 15% had the high level of knowledge towards Self Help Group. Association of member and non-member found no significant at 0.05% level of significance. From the results, it is cleared that if higher determination and awareness is given, rate of adoption of Self Help Group among the non-members will increase in a larger rate thus improves in their day to day life.

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How to cite this article:
Samuel Lalneihpuia and Jahanara. Level of knowledge of members and non-members towards self-help group on Bilkhawthlir block in Kolasib district of Mizoram. J Pharmacogn Phytochem 2018;7(3):2196-2198.

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