Proceedings of the 1st Non Formal Education International Conference (NFEIC 2018)

Portraying the Factual Condition of Low-Income Women in Padang

Authors
Syafruddin Wahid, Solfema
Corresponding Author
Syafruddin Wahid
Available Online January 2019.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/nfeic-18.2019.24How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Characteristic; Economy; Low-income
Abstract
The number of women living in poverty in Indonesia has not significantly decreased. This study aims to investigatethe individual characteristic of the women in Padang, the entreprenurialpotential they can maximize, and kinds of factors hindering them from starting entrepreneurship.The data were collected through questionnaire and interview. The results show that, they are working-age women, married and have low level of formal education. Most of them are housewives and have low amount of earnings. They have an array of potential that can support them to start entrepreneurship. Some key factors hindering them from realizing the potential, among which are their low level of education, and poor financial management.
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Proceedings
1st Non Formal Education International Conference (NFEIC 2018)
Part of series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
January 2019
ISBN
978-94-6252-652-5
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/nfeic-18.2019.24How to use a DOI?
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This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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