A STUDY ON WASTE MANAGEMENT AWARENESS AMONGST THE RESIDENTS OF RURAL AREAS OF DISTRICT LUDHIANA

Authors

  • Kiran Walia Asst. Professor, Bhutta College of Education, Ludhiana, Punjab

Keywords:

Waste, Management, Residents, Awareness

Abstract

The investigator conducts the present study entitled “A study on waste management awareness amongst the residents of rural areas of district Ludhiana” to know how people of rural areas manage their household waste and to know whether they know the difference between biodegradable and non-biodegradable wastes. Survey method has been adopted to conduct the study.A sample of 260 persons from five villages has been selected randomly. Self-constructed questionnaire is used to collect the data and percentages of the responses’ are calculated and results are drawn.

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Additional Files

Published

15-02-2016

How to Cite

Kiran Walia. (2016). A STUDY ON WASTE MANAGEMENT AWARENESS AMONGST THE RESIDENTS OF RURAL AREAS OF DISTRICT LUDHIANA. International Education and Research Journal (IERJ), 2(2). Retrieved from https://ierj.in/journal/index.php/ierj/article/view/130