Abstract

This study is on the impact of co-operative societies on capital formation using a case study of Temidere-co-operative and Thrift-society, Ijebu-ode, Ogun state. The objectives are to: identify the socio-economic characteristics of the cooperators in the study area; identify the uses of funds of co-operative societies; determine to what extent co-operatives have benefited members in financing their investments; identify problems militating against the effectiveness of co-operative societies; and offer suggestions and recommendations on how to improve the cooperative societies towards enhancing the capital formation of members. The study adopted a non parametric method of analysis which involved Chi-Square method, descriptive statistics and correlation analysis to achieve the stated objectives.

How to Cite
KAREEM, R.O, IDOWU, E.O, AYINDE, I.A, BADMUS, M.A, Dr.. Economic Efficiency of Freshwater Artisanal Fisheries in Ijebu Waterside of Ogun State, Nigeria. Global Journal of Science Frontier Research, [S.l.], v. 12, n. 11-D, dec. 2012. ISSN 2249-4626. Available at: <https://journalofscience.org/index.php/GJSFR/article/view/551>. Date accessed: 02 july 2022.