Psychosomatic Problems Among Women Working in Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), Bangalore

Sunanda Sharan, and Shashikala Puttaraj, (2001) Psychosomatic Problems Among Women Working in Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), Bangalore. Karnataka Journal of Agricultural Sciences, , 14 (2). pp. 996-1000.

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Abstract

To analyse the psychosomatic problems experienced by women employed in BEL, the data were collected on socio-economic status, stress, in occupation, household and marital life, height (cm) and weight (kg) from 66 Executive (Ex-I) and 364 Non-Executive (Nex-II) women in BEL. The study revealed that occupational stress was higher in Ex-I, whereas, household and marital role stress and BMl were found to be higher in Nex-II women. Higher per cent of psychosomatic problems were experienced by Nex-ll women because of the nature of work, their higher age and weight compared to Ex-I women and psychosormatic problems were found to be highly related wtth age. size of the family, stress and BMI.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Agriculture Biological Sciences > Food Science & Nutrition
University of Mysore > PG Campuses > Manasagangotri, Mysore > Agriculture Biological Sciences > Food Science & Nutrition
Divisions: PG Campuses > Manasagangotri, Mysore > Food Science and Nutrition
Depositing User: Swamy D
Date Deposited: 31 Oct 2013 09:34
Last Modified: 31 Oct 2013 09:34
URI: http://eprints.uni-mysore.ac.in/id/eprint/15977

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