This is not so much on an inspirational stories for women out there to know only 25 percent of women who are making their on living in India says the last round of the National Family Health Survey. A mind-boggling, 61 percent of these working class women say that such decisions are made with collective consent of their family, while 17 per cent say that it's mostly the husband who takes the call. This situation appears to have been unchanged since the past decade.
On the other hand, the said survey also finds that roughly 2/3rds of women are now participating in major household decisions like women’s major household purchases, health care, and visits to their family and family. In fact women's social participation rate has seen an observable improvement over the past 10 years.
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