Comparative Study

| Published: September 25, 2015

Family Adjustment of Working Women In Relation To Type of Occupation and Area of Residence

Dr. Jayshree D. Gajjar

Lecturer, Department of Psychology, Shree P. H. G. Muni. Arts and Science College, Kalol (North Gujarat Google Scholar More about the auther

DIP: 18.01.072/20150204

DOI: 10.25215/0204.072


The main purpose of the present research was to study and compare various areas of family adjustment with regards to working women of different occupation and area of residence. The sample consisted of 180 working women (30 urban women teachers, 30 urban women doctor, 30 urban women bank employee, 30 rural women teachers, 30 rural women doctor and 30 rural women bank employee). Family adjustment inventory of working women by Vishwa Vijay Singh was used for data collection. To analyzed the obtained data two way analysis of variance was used. The results indicate that significant difference was found between urban and rural working women with regards to self adjustment, family adjustment, adjustment with children, and adjustment with husband. Significant difference was also found among women teacher, women doctor and woman bank employees with regards to adjustment with self , adjustment with family and adjustment with relatives. Significant interaction effect was found between area of residence and type of occupation with regards to adjustment with family, adjustment with children, adjustment with husband and adjustment with relatives.

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ISSN 2348-5396

ISSN 2349-3429

DIP: 18.01.072/20150204

DOI: 10.25215/0204.072

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Published in   Volume 02, Issue 4, July-September, 2015

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