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Population, Health and Development: Perspectives on Uttarakhand

    Edited By: T.V. Sekher, Abhishek Singh,SulabhaParasuraman (Eds.)
    Year: 2013
    Hardback: ISBN 13#: 9788171889464
    eBook: ISBN 10#: 8171889468
    Abstract:

    This book examines the population and development issues, its relationships with supportive evidence and also identifies thrust areas of further research and action. The papers in this volume provide comprehensive analysis by utilizing the most recent data and information. By using the data from Census, NFHS, DLHS, NSSO and other sources, the recent scenario and emerging challenges are highlighted here. This book will be a ready reference material for demographers, social scientists, policy makers, programme managers and NGOs and those interested in population, health, gender, environment and developmental issues.

    The volume is organized into seven major sections:

    • Education, Employment and Income Inequalities
    • Fertility and Family Planning
    • Utilization of Health Services
    • Gender Issues
    • HIV/AIDS
    • Urbanization and Migration
    • Population and Development

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