Rural Women

An Empirical Analysis on the Pressure Problems and Pressure Sources of Female Migrant Workers

Zhang Di
College of Economics and Management, Nanjing Agricultural University
Heilongjiang Agricultural Sciences 2016-8

Abstract:In order to explore the pressure problems and pressure sources of female migrant workers in the process of urbanization, using 231 samples obtained from four typical areas in Shanghai, Nanjing, Zhenjiang and Wuxi through the self-made questionnaires, and establishing the OLS linear regression model.The results showed that the average pressure value of the female migrant workers was 28.52, so the female migrant workers do exist serious pressure problems.And interpersonal relationship, working condition, family-work conflict and city integration were the four main pressure sources.Relationship affected the level of pressure significantly at 1%level.Working condition, family-work conflict and city integration had a significant impact on the level of pressure at 5%level.
Keywords:female migrant workers, pressure, pressure sources, linear regression model

Paper type:Published