Inequalities of Time Allocation among Male and Female Headed Household in Ibarapa East Local Government Area, Oyo State, Nigeria: The Welfare Implications
作者: Amao Olufunmilola
刊名: Journal of Economics and Sustainable Development, 2015
来源数据库: International Institute of Science, Technology and Education
原始语种摘要: This study examines how male and female headed household in rural Area of Oyo state, Nigeria allocate their time to various activities in each day and the welfare implication. A time use survey was carried out among 240 headed households-174 male headed household and 66 female headed household using multistage random sampling from 10 villages. The objectives include the socio-economic characteristics of the respondent; the different activities people engage in during the day and the number of hours allocated; factors determining the number of hours allocated to each activity and gender disparity in time use. Analytical tools are descriptive statistics and regression model.Based on the findings for male headed household, the level of education and the number of hours allocated to paid work...

  • household 
  • welfare 福利
  • economic 经济的
  • allocated 分配
  • Nigeria 尼日利亚
  • unpaid 未付
  • their 他们的
  • more 更多
  • statistics 统计
  • female 女性的