Analysis Of Access To Livelihood And Condition Of Rural Infrastructure In Rural India

  • Saroj Kumar Yadav Research Scholar, Department of Economics, University of Allahabad (U.P.)


Likewise it is clear from the village infrastructure index created by four indicators that in rural India, rural infrastructure is worst in Jharkhand, Orissa, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Chhattisgarh whereas it is good in Punjab, Assam, Haryana, Gujarat, Karnataka and in other states the situation is average. Apart from this infrastructure indicators play an important role in determination of livelihood in rural India because the facilities available by the infrastructure help in providing opportunities of income to the people. The people thus get opportunity to decrease their vulnerability and improving their access to livelihood. It is necessary to pay more heed to the infrastructure of rural states in India like Jharkhand, Orissa, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh so that people get the benefit of rural infrastructure and are able to improve upon their employment and thus help the country in reducing its poverty.


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