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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2019.8(12): 389-395
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2019.812.052


Relationship between Gender Age and Extent Awareness, Knowledge about ICT Tools and Problems Faced in Access and using ICT Tools
P. Meena1 and R. L. Meena2
Department of Agricultural Sciences, Jaipur National University, Jaipur (Raj.)-302017, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

The study was conducted in Azamgarh district of eastern Uttar Pradesh; it included two villages (HirnaiGullygarh and Khalishpur), one medical college and one block (Bilariyaganj Block). A total of 150 respondents including 60 farmers (30 male and 30 female) 70 students (35 male and 35 female) and 20 employees (10 male and 10 female) were selected for the study from two villages, two colleges and one block respectively. The male young age group, 42.66 per cent have high awareness and knowledge about ICT tools followed by 16 per cent medium and 8 per cent low awareness and knowledge. Similarly, in male middle age group, 14.66 per cent have high awareness and knowledge about ICT tools followed by 5.33 per cent medium and 4 per cent low awareness and knowledge. Further, in male old age group 5.33 per cent have high awareness and knowledge about ICT tools followed by 2.66 per cent medium and 1.33 per cent low awareness and knowledge. In female young age group, 40 percentage high awareness and knowledge about ICT tools followed by 14.66 per cent medium and 12 per cent low awareness and knowledge. Similarly, in female middle age group, 12 per cent have high awareness and knowledge about ICT tools followed by 5.33 per cent medium and 6.66 per cent low awareness and knowledge. Further, in female old age group 4 per cent have high awareness and knowledge about ICT Tools followed by 4 per cent medium and 1.33 per cent low awareness and knowledge. That the young age group, have high extent of awareness and knowledge about of ICT tools for both male and female but percentage of male (42.66%) is comparatively more than female (40%). Therefore, it can be concluded that female were facing more problems in accessibility and use of ICT tools in comparison to male.


Keywords: Awareness, Knowledge, ICT Tools and Age
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Meena, G. P. and Meena, R. L. 2019. Relationship between Gender Age and Extent Awareness, Knowledge about ICT Tools and Problems Faced in Access and using ICT tools.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 8(12): 389-395. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2019.812.052