The Accountability and Distribution of Productive Zakat in Improving the Welfare of Zakat Recipients
Muliati, Arung Gihna Mayapada, Debriyanto, Muhammad Darma Halwi
Available Online 20 October 2020.
- https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.201017.106How to use a DOI?
- accountability, amil zakat institutions, productive zakat, the welfare of zakat recipients
- The problem of inequality that occurs in society caused by differences in meeting the needs of life is increasing. Islam has provided a solution to this problem, which is zakat. The distribution of resources from the rich to the poor is the essential purpose of zakat. This study aims to provide empirical evidence related to the effect of accountability amil zakat institutions and distribution of productive zakat by the amil zakat institutions, in this case of National Amil Zakat Agency (BAZNAS) of Central Sulawesi Province, on the welfare of zakat recipients. This study is quantitative research with a survey method. The survey was conducted on zakat recipients recorded in BAZNAS of Central Sulawesi Province, which amounted to 165 people. The research data was obtained through questionnaires and documentation. The data analysis method used in this study is the multiple linear regression analysis. The results of this study reveal that the accountability of the BAZNAS has a significant effect on the welfare of the zakat recipients. Besides, the distribution of productive zakat by BAZNAS has a significant effect on the welfare of zakat recipients. These results indicate that the accountability of amil zakat institutions and the distribution of productive zakat are vital in improving the welfare of zakat recipients as the fundamental goal of zakat.
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TY - CONF AU - Muliati AU - Arung Gihna Mayapada AU - Debriyanto AU - Muhammad Darma Halwi PY - 2020 DA - 2020/10/20 TI - The Accountability and Distribution of Productive Zakat in Improving the Welfare of Zakat Recipients BT - Proceedings of the International Conference on Community Development (ICCD 2020) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 481 EP - 485 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.201017.106 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.201017.106 ID - Muliati2020 ER -