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Poverty and sex ratio

N. Krishnaji

Poverty and sex ratio

some data and speculations

by N. Krishnaji

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Published by Centre for Studies in Social Sciences in Calcutta .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Rural poor -- India.,
    • Sex ratio.

    • About the Edition

      Study on population of India.

      Edition Notes

      StatementN. Krishnaji.
      SeriesOccasional paper ;, no. 91, Occasional paper (Centre for Studies in Social Sciences) ;, no. 91.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC440.P6, Microfiche 88/60000
      The Physical Object
      FormatMicroform
      Pagination25 p.
      Number of Pages25
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2513771M
      LC Control Number87907027

      Information is included by sex and age group as follows: years (children), years Some of the topics addressed are population age structure, fertility, health, mortality, poverty, education, and migration. Dependency ratios total dependency ratio - The total dependency ratio is the ratio of combined youth population (ages   poverty ratio Most people want billionaires to pitch in to aid poverty and inequality Eight out of 10 people think billionaires should help end poverty, inequality and a host of global ills, a poll showed on Wednesday, as funding shortages and the new coronavirus stymied hopes of meeting the United Nations' development goals for

      A Population pyramid (also called "Age-Sex Pyramid") is a graphical representation of the age and sex of a population. Types: Expansive - pyramid with a wide base (larger percentage of people in younger age groups, indicating high birth rates and high fertility rates) . Faces of Poverty is a valuable resource for those who work in the poverty community or those who want to know more about the history and development of welfare. Though the work is a bit dated, copy right , the historical summary and the insightful interviews with women of poverty combine into a perspective that holds truth and missed Cited by:

      Poverty is widely believed to cause violence. The general public treats this notion as a truism, and most academics also accept it as such. Debates among the latter tend to be over which social mechanisms cause poverty to affect violence. But there are other positions to be sure. Poverty has been linked to violence in a number of by:   The decline in the sex ratio broke the “female sex cartel,” which had permitted women to demand marriage and fidelity as the price of dependable sex. Today, only men that want to get married Author: Louis Woodhill.


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measures of poverty are presented and discussed, including the research supplemental poverty measure (SPM), the income-to-poverty ratio, a measure of extreme poverty, and an examination of *References for all data included in the Executive Summary are provided in the full report that follows.

Distributions of the contextual variables among all NSFG respondents are shown in Table median respondent lived in a county where the sex ratio was overall, median annual household income was $42, ($), the overall annual rate of violent crime was percounty residents, and % of the respondent's racial and ethnic group lived below the poverty by: Sex ratio: This entry includes the number of males for each female in five age groups - at birth, under 15 years, years, 65 years and over, and for the total population.

Sex ratio at birth has recently emerged as an indicator of certain kinds of sex discrimination in some countries. Notably, % of Whites and % of Hispanics, but only % of Blacks, lived in balanced sex ratio counties; about 5% of Whites, half of Hispanics, and three-fourths of Blacks resided in counties with >20% same-race by: Population in multidimensional poverty, headcount (thousands) (for the year of survey) n.a.

Population in multidimensional poverty, headcount (thousands) (projection for ). Dependency Ratio. There are three types of age dependency ratio: Youth, Elderly, and Total. All three ratios are commonly multiplied by Youth Dependency Ratio Definition: population ages divided by the population ages Formula: ([Population ages ] ÷ [Population ages ]) × Elderly dependency ratio.

State Domestic Product Title 1 Series 2 Series 3 Series 4 Series 5. below the poverty line, potentially leading to sex differences in poverty rates. Data on poverty rates by sex and share of women among people living in poor households are avail-able for some countries, as presented in figure 6 For a presentation of the factors associated with differential poverty counts for women and men, see Case and Deaton,File Size: KB.Sex ratio by country for population aged above Red represents more women, blue more men than the world average of males/females.

() The human sex ratio is the number of males for each female in a population. This is a list of sex ratios by country or region. The table's data is derived from The World Factbook, except when otherwise.Table 1: Sex Ratio and Poverty in India Sex Ratio Sex Ratio Years Poverty State Haryana Punjab Uttar Pradesh Rajasthan