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Person with disability means a person suffering from not less than forty percent of any disability as certified by a medical authority (any hospital or institution, specified for the purposes of this Act by notification by the appropriate Government). As per the act "Disability" means - (i) Blindness; (ii) Low vision; (iii) Leprosy-cured; (iv) Hearing impairment; (v) Loco motor disability; (vi) Mental retardation; (vii) Mental illness. Those workers who had worked for the major part of the reference period (i.e. 6 months or more) are termed as Main Workers.
Those workers who had not worked for the major part of the reference period (i.e. less than 6 months) are termed as Marginal Workers. Work is defined as participation in any economically productive activity with or without compensation, wages or profit. Such participation may be physical and/or mental in nature. Work involves not only actual work but also includes effective supervision and direction of work. It even includes part time help or unpaid work on farm, family enterprise or in any other economic activity. All persons engaged in work as defined above are workers.
Those workers who had not worked for the major part of the reference period (i.e. less than 6 months) are termed as Marginal Workers. Work is defined as participation in any economically productive activity with or without compensation, wages or profit. Such participation may be physical and/or mental in nature. Work involves not only actual work but also includes effective supervision and direction of work. It even includes part time help or unpaid work on farm, family enterprise or in any other economic activity. All persons engaged in work as defined above are workers.
Get Primary Census Abstract 2011. Data contains the details of No. of Households, Population , population with age group 0-6, SC ST Population, Literate/Illiterate population, Total Workers/Main Workers/Marginal workers Population, Main Cultivator/Main Agriculture Laborers/ Main Household Industries/ Main Other Workers Population, Marginal Cultivator/ Marginal Agriculture Laborers/ Marginal Household Industries/ Marginal Other Workers Population and Non-working Population categories with Male, Female and Total at India and State Level.
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