The Living Conditions of Women Domestic Workers in Tiruchirappalli District

11 Pages Posted: 2 Feb 2014

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S. Srinivasan

Bharathidasan University

Ponnuswami Ilango

Bharathidasan University

Date Written: September 12, 2013

Abstract

This study aimed at examining the living condition of women domestic workers in Tiruchirappalli District. According to International Labor Organization (ILO) there are more than 52 million domestic workers worldwide. Millions of domestic workers around the world remain excluded from protection enjoyed by other workers, says a new ILO report. The research design adopted descriptive diagnostic research design. It is discouraging to know that all the respondents had some health problem or other problem they faced. Most of the respondents were having housing problems. Many of the women domestic workers were interested in politics. It is encouraging to know that all the respondents had some future plans.

Keywords: Domestic Workers, Women, Socio, Economic, Living conditions

Suggested Citation

Srinivasan, S. and Ilango, Ponnuswami, The Living Conditions of Women Domestic Workers in Tiruchirappalli District (September 12, 2013). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2389350 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2389350

S. Srinivasan (Contact Author)

Bharathidasan University ( email )

Tiruchirappalli
Tamil Nadu
India

Ponnuswami Ilango

Bharathidasan University ( email )

Tiruchirappalli
Tamil Nadu
India

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