- Women in households below poverty line participating in self-help groups, India, 2008
- Survey name
- Unnamed study
- N = 400
- Non Response
- Interview: face-to-face
- Authors's Label
- Self-help group
- Our Classification
- In 13 villages also men participated in self-help groups. Women in households without female self-help group members are in the control group. The exact number of treatment and controls is not clear.
Households with at least one member in self-help group: n = 253
Households without self-help group members n = 147
- Related specification variables
- 1: TREATMENT.
Women participating in self-help groups, these are groups of 10-20 women initiated by a development agency, which are usually involved in savings and credit programs and/or advancing group members' claims or rights.
Women in households without female self-help group members
Observed Relation with Happiness
TREATMENT M 3.52 SD 1.21 M 3,32 SD 1,26
CONTROLS M 3.58 SD 1.11 M 3,29 SD 1,25
- difference -0.06 (ns) +0,03 (ns)