The present study was carried out in tribal dominated Ranchi district of Jharkhand state. It
revealed that the women performed all the indoor activities namely feeding and watering of animals,
cleaning of sheds, cleaning of utensils, dung collection and preparation of dung cake, whereas, the
men carried out the outdoor jobs viz. purchase of livestock, feed, fodder, equipment, grazing of
animals and calling of Doctor/ vaidya for treatment of animals. The tribal women performed more
jobs as compared to non-tribal women and the case was reverse in case of male respondents.