ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Nepal- Buying Time

lenders And landlords are more willing to give credit to those who possess some land, however small, than to the landless. Thirdly, scheduled caste labour households had the highest incidence of debt, i e, 71 per cent in 1974-75; and the proportion had gone up from 66 per cent in 1964-65. The corresponding proportion for scheduled tribe households was 50 per cent in 1974-75 and 47 per cent in 1964-65.

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