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Tuesday, Sep 24, 2019
news about Fertility rate
Sep 20, 2019 08:10
In Chongqing, one of China’s four directly-administered municipalities with a population of 31million, the rate of new births fell by a sharp 30 percent; in real terms, there were 68400 fewer births compared to the same period last year. read more
Aug 31, 2019 19:33
Family planning which focuses only on women, and executed largely by women workers, will not yield the appropriate results. Male workers can convince men of the need for institutional deliveries and inform husbands of the need to be involved in child... read more
Aug 15, 2019 20:57
There is a mismatch between resources and population, causing instability. India must address the issue read more
Jul 18, 2019 06:05
Expressing concern over a “population explosion” in India, Union minister Giriraj Singh last week suggested, for the second time, that Indians with more than two children be deprived of their right to vote. read more
Jul 11, 2019 10:34
Bihar’s child per woman ratio is 3.3, higher than the national average of 2.3. The state also has a significant number of teenage births. Out of the annual 30 lakh births in the state, 3.5 lakh (approx.) are teenage births, contributing to the state’s... read more
Jul 07, 2019 23:27
Population experts have said that while India’s large population presents challenges in providing food, housing, jobs and other essentials, the country has entered a demographic stage when a plateauing of population and a subsequent decline in numbers... read more
Jul 05, 2019 07:59
The slowdown in fertility rate along with an increase in life expectancy is ageing the population – the share of working and older population is increasing while the share of younger population is declining. read more
Jun 26, 2019 12:19
UP medical and health minister Siddharth Nath Singh said the fertility rate in the 11 districts of UP including Barabanki and Baharaich was 2.1%. read more
Jun 18, 2019 09:31
The global population could reach its peak around the end of the current century, with an estimated population of 11 bn, according to the UN report. read more
Mar 19, 2019 11:17
A 50-year-old frozen semen from a ram, believed to be the oldest in the world, is still achieving high fertility rates with the successful impregnation of 34 living sheep, according to researchers from the University of Sydney. read more
Mar 13, 2019 07:44
Indian states have grown at drastically at different rates over the past 40 years, and seat allocation has not kept pace — leading to different sets of objections from the southern and northern states. read more
Jan 06, 2019 12:39
By the middle of the century, China’s population is expected to drop to 1.36 billion - a fall in the labour force of close to 200 million. The study also predicted a rise in the dependency rate (increase in the proportion of non-working people like the... read more
Jan 02, 2019 07:43
The India of naked, hungry, and homeless, teeming millions is all but gone. But India must promote the orderly development of its entire health system and address many of the challenges that it now faces. read more
Dec 10, 2018 07:19
Fertility decline has been the slowest in Bihar, which is the third-most populated state after Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra, with a population of 110 million. Bihar is the only state in the country where couples on average continue to have more than... read more
Oct 17, 2018 10:43
Real progress happens in states with high literacy and when people regard fertility a conscious choice that they can control. Reliable methods of contraception must also be widely available. read more