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Customer Satisfaction and its Implication on Banks Performance in Nigeria
Satisfaction is the customer’s evaluation of a product or service in terms of whether that product or serve has met their needs and expectations. Happy and satisfied customers behave in a positive manner. However, almost every Nigerian banks encounters similar problems in meeting customer’s expectation of services and customer satisfaction. It is against this backdrop that this study tries to evaluate customer’s satisfaction and its implication on banks performance in
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Title Page i
Table of contents vi
Chapter One: Introduction 1
1.1 Background to the Study 1
1.2 Statement of Problems 3
1.3 Research Questions 3
1.4 Objectives of the Study 4
1.5 Statement of Hypothesis(es) 5
1.6 Significance of the Study 5
1.7 Scope of the Study 6
1.8 Limitations of the Study 6
1.9 Definition of Terms 7
Chapter Two: Review of Related Literature 9
2.1 Introduction 9
2.2 Defining Customer Satisfaction 22
2.3 Customer Loyalty 16
2.4 Customer Loyalty in the Banking Sector 19
2.5 Satisfaction as Antecedent of Customer Loyalty 26
2.6 Influence of Customer Satisfaction on Destination
2.7 Characteristics of Services 31
2.8 Competition and Availability of Buy Options 34
Chapter Three: Research Method and Design 37
3.1 Introduction 37
3.2 Research Design 38
3.3 Description of Population of the Study 38
3.4 Sample Size 38
3.5 Sampling Techniques 39
3.6 Sources of Data Collection 39
3.7 Method of Data Presentation 37
3.8 Method of Data Analysis 41
Chapter Four: Data Presentation, Analysis and Interpretation 44
4.1 Introduction 44
4.2 Data Presentation 45
4.3 Data Analysis 49
4.4 Hypothesis Testing 53
Chapter Five: Summary of Findings, Conclusion and Recommendations 56
5.1 Introduction 56
5.2 Summary of Findings 57
5.3 Conclusion 58
5.4 Recommendations 59
Appendix I 65
Appendix II 66
1.1 Background to the Study
It is believed that the goal of every organization is to meet the needs and the requirements of its stakeholders. Meeting the needs and the requirements of the stakeholders will not only ensure the survival of the organization but also allow it to flourish. Customers are presumed to be one of the most important stakeholders in any organization because without them, organizations are not likely to succeed. Hence, marketers emphasize on research in the area of consumer behaviour and particularly behavioural intention. Knowledge of consumer behaviour will go along way in ensuring effective marketing policies towards the interest of customers which will eventually facilitates positive customer attitude towards the organizations. More especially, since customer behavioural intention is a strong indication of his actual behaviour
As a result of financial sector liberalization in
41 to 120 (Central Bank of Nigeria, 1995). And this led to the increase of the sector’s contribution to GDP and employment. Given that banks are important constituents of the sector, it can therefore be argued that banks in
1.2 Statement of Problem
Over the years in developing economy like
1.3 Research Questions
i. To what extent does quality of service in the bank affects its performance?
ii. What is the relationship between customer’s level of loyalty and performance?
iii. How does customer’s satisfaction and impacts on bank performance?
1.4 Objectives of the Study
i. To ascertain the extent of relationship between service quality and bank performance
ii. To examine if there is a positive relationship between customer’s level of loyalty and performance.
iii. To find out how quality customer satisfaction affects bank performance
1.5 Research Hypotheses
In order to achieve the stated objectives of this study, the following hypotheses are formulated:
HI: There is a positive relationship between service quality and bank performance
HO: There is no positive relationship between service quality and bank performance
HI: There is a positive relationship between customer level of loyalty and bank performance
HO: There is no positive relationship between customer level of loyalty and bank performance.
HI: There is a positive relationship between customer satisfaction bank performances.
HO: There is no positive relationship between customer satisfaction bank performances.
1.6 Significance of the Study
This research work will attempt to examine the performance of bank in
Hence, the research is interested in the effect of the customer’s satisfaction and dissatisfaction, characteristics of service, assessment and measurement of customer’s satisfaction in bank for more clarity of the study.
1.7 Scope of the Study
This study covers customer’s satisfaction in bank performance. A sample of sixty (60) was taken from the total population of the study. This study was conduct amongst staffs of a selected bank in
1.8 Limitation of the Study
In carrying out research work, a number of constraints have militated against this research work. Every human endeavour is said to be limited by some factor and this research work is not on exceptional to the rule. There was low response rate. There was difficulty in obtaining information from respondent as they often referred to height schedule and fatigue in fitting the questionnaire. This being that the researcher cannot administer the questionnaire to other respondent form other part of the country.
1.9 Definition of Terms
Organization: This is a social unit of people that is structured and managed to meet a need or to pursue collective goals.
Stakeholders: These are persons or group or organization that has interest or concern in an organization.
Customer’s Satisfaction: A business term, is a measure of how products and services supplied by a company meet or surpass customer.
Brand Loyalty: When consumers become committed to your brand and make repeat purchases over time.
Profitability: This is the primary goal of all business ventures. Without profitability, the business will not survive in the long run. It is measured with income and expenses.
Competition: The existence within a market for some good or service of a sufficient number of buyers and sellers such that no single market participant has enough influence to determine the going price of the good or service.
Defensive Strategy: A management approach designed to reduce the risk of loss.
Service Quality: An assessment of how well a delivered service conforms to the clients expectations.
Reliability: The ability of a system or component to perform its required functions under stated conditions for a specified period of time.
Empathy: This is the capacity to recognize emotions that are being experienced by another sentiment or fictional being.