Where We Work


The population of the project area (25 villages) is 40,000. 55% are male and 45% are female. 20% of the population are elderly. Child birth is low due to medical family planning. Very few families have 3 children. 50% of the population, mostly among the aged, are illiterate. Most women are illiterate or little educated. The whole population suffer some disease or other. 3% of the population are singles either bachelor or widower or widow. 5% are handicapped in some form or other. 80% are poor. 20% do not own house. 50% are landless.