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Government of India
Ministry of Micro,Small & Medium Enterprises
11-April-2012 17:43 IST
Employment for Women in the North-Eastern Region
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

 

     The Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises promotes schemes/programmes that have special dispensation for women entrepreneurs in the North-Eastern Region leading to more employment generation for women of these region.

     The state wise information relating to North-Eastern Region in respect of number of enterprises , total employment, and employment of women as per the latest  Census of MSME (Fourth Census )  conducted with reference year 2006-07 wherein  data was collected till 2009 and result  published in 2011 is:-

 

S.No.

States  (North - Eastern Region)

Number of enterprises

Employment

 

 

 

 

Total

Women

1.

Assam

 

19864

210507

62527

2.

Arunachal Pradesh

417

5411

1320

 

3.

Meghalaya

3010

12700

2728

 

4.

Manipur

4492

19960

3948

 

5.

Mizoram

3715

26032

5231

 

6.

Nagaland

1332

16281

3371

 

7

Tripura

1343

23166

6779

 

8.

Sikkim

122

1159

398

 

 

TOTAL

34295

315216

86302

 

     The Ministry facilitates promotion of new enterprises through schemes relating to credit, infrastructure development, technology up-gradation, marketing and Entrepreneurship Skill Development Programmes in the country. 

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