Female Literacy in Kishanganj District According to Census , Kishanganj is least female literate district of the country and only 18 per cent of girls are educated. Literacy is an effective instrument for social and economic development and national integration.
Consider these eye opening statistics:
The mother's index is based on the analysis of indicator's of women's and children's health and wellbeing.
While nearly one in every two births in China is delivered by C-section, the rate is around two in five in Thailand and Vietnam and nearly one in five in India.
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India's attempts to reduce infant mortality rate has been insufficient according to International standards.
Each year, more than 2 million people in India get TB.
To be young and in love has proved fatal for many young girls and boys in parts of north India as an intolerant and bigoted society refuses to accept any violation of its rigid code of decorum, especially when it comes to women.
Clean Birth Kits- Potential to Deliver This policy brief summarizes the current state of knowledge on clean birth practices and the potential role for clean birth kits in supporting these preventive practices and for saving lives.
As of March , the total population of India was a little over 1 billion -- 1,,, to be exact ,,; female:
Polio in India India has earned itself the dubious distinction of having the world's highest number of polio cases in just 2 months of
India has recorded highest number of leprosy cases in the world followed by Brazil and Indonesia.
India is the world's TB capital recording an estimated 1.
According to a survey conducted by ICMR, every 10th Delhiite suffers from psychiatric illnesses such as depression, anxiety and schizophrenia.
Indian women are facing another kind of mental and physical trauma especially in the states of Punjab, Gujarat and Haryana where incidences of fraudulent NRI marriages is on the rise.