Impact of Aadhaar Enrolment and Updation Ecosystem on Individuals

Impact of Aadhaar Enrolment and Updation Ecosystem on Individuals

The scope of the study is focused on studying the demand and supply-sides implications of the policies / guidelines issued in Aadhaar enrolment and updation eco-system. NCAER will study the impact of new policies/guidelines of the Aadhaar Enrolment and Update Ecosystem, upon individuals seeking to enrol Aadhaar number or have enroled in the last two years or Aadhaar number holders seeking to update or have sought update in the last two years.

The overall objective of the study is to assess the impact of Aadhaar strengthening policies in the Aadhaar enrolment & update eco-system on individuals.

  • To analyse the variations in the impacts of policy changes at regional and district level.
  • Is there a variation across age, gender and occupation?
  • Behavioural patterns / individual feedback before and after the policy changes- have they tried to enrol or update Aadhaar details in the last few months? Have they done it post the issuance of the revised guidelines/policies? What are their differences in experiences, if any?
  • To develop User Satisfaction Index
  • To suggest the recommendations based on the individuals’ perspectives for further policy formulations that could streamline the current initiatives for improved resident centricity.


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    Bornali Bhandari is a Professor at NCAER with a background in international economics and macroeconomics, specifically focusing on the impact of globalisation on development. Currently, she is engaged in a number of industry studies including automobiles, farm mechanisation, and digitisation. Her wider research interests include analysis of skilling from a 3-E perspective (education, employability and...   Read More

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    Ashish Desai has over 25 years’ experience in the areas of technology, digital payments, and credit and microfinance. His leadership experience includes running P&L and building greenfield technology-driven businesses in mobile financial services, covering remittances, payments, and microlending across the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia.  He has served as Director of Monitoring and Evaluation at...   Read More

  • 2240Impact of Aadhaar Enrolment and Updation Ecosystem on Individuals

    Laxmi Joshi is a Fellow at NCAER with research interests in agriculture and rural development. She has worked on issues related to the Agricultural Outlook Situation Analysis, National Rural Employment Guarantee Act, economic benefits of weather and marine services, air pollution issues in agriculture, India’s cotton revolution, dairy development, convergence and agricultural intervention in Maharashtra, farm...   Read More

  • 2249Impact of Aadhaar Enrolment and Updation Ecosystem on Individuals

    Charu Jain is a Fellow at NCAER. Her areas of research interest includes education, gender, and socio-developmental changes. She has worked in the area of land & policy related issues, agriculture, steel, handloom sector, large-scale consumer studies, industrial surveys, housing indices, and macro-economic policy issues. Dr Jain has few national and international publications to her credit....   Read More

  • 2165Impact of Aadhaar Enrolment and Updation Ecosystem on Individuals

    Ajaya Kumar Sahu is an Associate Fellow at NCAER. He is an Agricultural Economist by training. During his stay at the NCAER, he has worked on areas like poverty analysis, issues related to agriculture and rural development, labour and employment with special reference to quality of jobs and skills, public finance and analysis of price dynamics. ...   Read More

  • 2167Impact of Aadhaar Enrolment and Updation Ecosystem on Individuals

    K.  Subbaraje Urs is an Associate Fellow at NCAER, with more than 34 years of experience in applied economic research, socio-economic and industrial research. His core areas of research are large-scale surveys, particularly in developing the survey instrument, calculating the sample size, and identifying gaps in primary and secondary data. He has worked on both...   Read More

  • 2254Impact of Aadhaar Enrolment and Updation Ecosystem on Individuals

    Nishika Pal is working as a Research Analyst at NCAER. She qualified for the UGC NET examination in Economics in 2019. She has an MSc in Financial Economics from the Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics, and a BA (Honours) in Economics from Shaheed Bhagat Singh College, University of Delhi. She contributed in index computation...   Read More