In order to understand the socio economic factors leading to child trafficking and mapping of existing value and supply chains of rural economy in the two districts of Udaipur, SOCEO undertook the assignment of an Estimation Study.
For a qualitative survey the SOCEO research team visited the project villages and had focused group discussions with farmers, artisans shopkeepers, and NGO workers. Primary quantitative data was collected by structured questionnaires. As sampling methodology, the study adopted a multi stage cluster-random sampling technique. Based on the recommendations of the Estimation Study, the project design was finalized.