Back

Focus Group Discussion (FGD)

Abstract:

A focus group discussion involves gathering people from similar backgrounds or experiences together to discuss a specific topic of interest. It is a form of qualitative research where questions are asked about their perceptions attitudes, beliefs, opinion or ideas. In focus group discussion participants are free to talk with other group members; unlike other research methods it encourages discussions with other participants. It generally involves group interviewing in which a small group of usually 8 to 12 people. It is led by a moderator (interviewer) in a loosely structured discussion of various topics of interest.


Related Content Related Content

Content
Content
EC completes reservation for gram panchayats in Telangana and District-wise reservations finalised for panchayat polls
Manual for Asset Management in Local Self Government Institutions of Kerala
Decentralised Planning – The Way for Sustainable Rural Development
Engendering Grassroots Democracy: Research, Training, and Networking for Women in Local Self-Governance in India
Women's political participation and changing pattern of leadership in rural areas of U.P.
The Role and Crisis of Women Leader at the Village Panchayat : Concerns Of Gujarat Women
Focus Group Discussion (FGD)
Study on EWRs in Panchayati Raj Institutions
Towards Self-rule and Forest conservation in Mendha-Lekha Village, Gadchiroli
Forest-Based Bamboo Trade in Mendha Lekha and Jamguda
Mendha Lekha residents gift all their farms to Gram Sabha
Towards community conservation, Mendha-Lekha village