Perception of Elderly towards Social Security Allowance in Nepal
作者: Indra MalakarHom Nath Chalise
作者单位: 1Patan Multiple Campus, Tribhuvan University, Nepal.
2Population Association of Nepal, Nepal and Central Department of Population Studies, Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal.
刊名: South Asian Journal of Social Studies and Economics, 2019, pp.1-9
来源数据库: SCIENCEDOMAIN international
DOI: 10.9734/sajsse/2018/v2i430008
关键词: ElderlyInsecuritiesDissatisfactionLivelihood
原始语种摘要: With the worldwide increase in life expectancy, insecurities in life are increasing generally to old aged people which have never been known before. Universal Old Age Allowance distributed in cash to the elderly 70 years and above is the main social security system provided by Nepal Government to the Nepalese elderly. The main objective of this article is to explore the perception of the elderly on old age allowance in Nepal. This study has used both quantitative and qualitative data for the study purpose. Data for this purpose was gathered from Kirtipur Municipality of Kathmandu district. Total sample was 47 senior citizens receiving Social Security Allowance. For the qualitative purpose few case studies were also included. Mean age of the respondents was 77.21 (±4.73) years. Age ranged...
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  • allowance 公差
  • government 政府
  • Nepal 尼泊尔
  • illiterate 无知的
  • honour 名誉
  • clothes 衣裳
  • elderly 上了年纪的
  • never 决不
  • people 民族
  • years 年代