Vol. 1, Issue 1 (2016)
Status of women in Haryana: An analysis
Author(s): Dr. Satish Kumar
Abstract: The present study examined the women condition in Haryana. In recent time Haryana state is being criticized on many grounds regarding the condition and status of women where it was on social issue or participation in other field issues. The data for this study were collected from Census of Haryana (2011) and Haryana Development Report (2010). After analyzing the data, study conclude that there is a significant difference in women urbanization in Haryana and further, we can conclude that the economic capacity is more important for enhancing the women empowerment as well as sex ratio. The state government played a significant role to improve the present condition. The Government of Haryana has been providing 33 per cent reservation for women in all school teaching jobs in the State; while, the Government of Bihar has been providing 50 per cent reservation for women to all teaching jobs up- to primary school level.