The Effectiveness Of Microfinance On Empowerment Of Women: A Study With Reference To Shgs In North Coastal Andhra Districts

Document Type : Primary Research paper


Department of Professional Studies,School of Commerce and Finance and Accountings CHRIST (Deemed to be University) Bengaluru


Microfinance assumes a vital part in both neediness lightening and women's empowerment. Women are the most indispensable basics of social design and are assuming a critical part in the financial situation in India. Microfinance programs like the SHGs in India have been advanced for their positive economic effect and the conviction that they enable women. This paper makes an endeavor to assess the adequacy of microfinance on the empowerment of women. The review was led through an organized poll on around 830 women respondents who are related to different SHGs in North Coastal Andhra districts. The examination was done to consider the empowerment of women through microfinance. The discoveries of this examination uncover that microfinance is an amazing asset in upgrading women's empowerment for its all pointers like economic empowerment, social empowerment, political empowerment, legitimate mindfulness, and family dynamic.