Document Type : Original Article
Home-based businesses in urban areas are important for the development of social indicators. The purpose of this article is the effect of home-based jobs on the social structure from the perspective of men and women in urban areas of Isfahan province. The present research is applied research in terms of purpose and descriptive-causal research in nature. The statistical population of the study includes all employees in home-based businesses in Isfahan province, which according to the Statistics Center of Iran in November 2016 was 543073 people. Cochran's formula was used to calculate the statistical sample size, based on which the sample size is 384 Household was estimated. Then, using probabilistic sampling method, the questionnaires were distributed among 87 urban points of Isfahan province, which were randomly selected in 1400, so that half were distributed among women and the other half among men. The results showed that according to the variance explained from the perspective of women, the first to fourth factors are social harms, health system, participation and social relations and population structure, respectively. Also, from the perspective of men, the first to fourth factors are the health system, participation and social relations, social harms, and population structure.