Population policy for India

perspectives, issues, and challenges
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Kanishka Publishers, Distributors , New Delhi
Birth control -- India., India -- Population policy., India -- Population -- Economic asp

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StatementP.K. Chaubey.
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LC ClassificationsHB3639 .C58 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 392 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL6874292M
ISBN 108173913935
LC Control Number00411386

ADVERTISEMENTS: Population Policy of India. Introduction: A positive population policy which aims at reducing the birth rate and ultimately stabilising the growth rate of population.

In India, where the majority of people are illiterate, fatalist, and custom-ridden, and do not believe in family planning, only the government’s initiative can help in controlling population growth.

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Population policy for India book Five Year Plan: Under this plan the National Population Policy was announced on 16 April, In this policy, the minimum age for marriage.

No government in India has successfully formulated policies to manage the country’s human population growth, which stands at % a year, down from a high of about % in the s. Population policy PRAVIN VISARIA INDIA, the second most populous country of the world, with more than a billion persons by 11 May (according to preliminary results of the Census, India counted billion people on 1 March ), was the first to initiate a government policy of promoting a family planning programme in Summary on Population Policy in India.

Article shared by: ADVERTISEMENTS: A ‘policy’ is a “plan of action, statement of aims and ideals, specially one made by a government, a political party, a business company, etc.” It guides the present and the future decisions.

‘Population policy’ in its narrower sense, according to the UN ( Family Planning policy in Independent India. India was consistent in advocating a population control policy right from the first five year plan ().

Yet after 50 years, the goal of population stabilization is still eluding us. InIndia was the first country in the world to launch a NationalFile Size: KB. The financial allocations made for the family planning program in India since the early s suggest that a very high priority is attached to population control policy.

At the current rate of exchange, the public sector investment will have been over billion U.S. dollars Author: Mahinder D. Chaudhry. have been taken and policy instruments formulated first to rehabilitate the shattered social and economic infrastructure and secondly to lay down a strong foundation for sustainable development in the years ahead.

The official adoption of the National Population Policy is File Size: KB. 4 India's population in and projections to are as follows: Table 1: Population Projections for India (million) 3 March March March March 1 Milestones in the Evolution of the Population Policy are listed at Appendix II, page 30File Size: 90KB.

This book brings to the fore several contestations and negotiations between public policy and the women’s movement in India. The comprehensive volume puts together key documents from archival records and authoritative sources, and traces the contours that have marked and defined the population policy in India as well as rights issues for women.

Stripped of all politeness, India’s population policy is to bribe and coerce the poor to procreate less. Women are paid to insert an intrauterine device. Last year,women accepted it. The primary motivator of coercive population control measures in China and India is different: concerns about so-called overpopulation.

In the. Blog. 30 April Prezi’s Staff Picks: InVision employees share their remote work secrets; 24 April How to make a sales pitch on video; 22 April The population of India has grown rapidly over the last sixty years, from about million in to approximately billion today.

Although the rate of growth has now slowed, India's population size is still increasing, and demographers expect it to reach billion people bymaking India the most populous country on earth.

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India's population has more than doubled since its family-planning policy went into effect in the s, and current projections predict that India will. National Portal of India is a Mission Mode Project under the National E-Governance Plan, designed and developed by National Informatics Centre (NIC), Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India.

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A decade after the creation of NFPP, India’s high fertility rates prevailed. Between andthe population growth rate increased from two to percent per year, implying a population doubling time of less than 35 years (United Nations Common Database, and Palmore and Gardner, ).

Few clients visited the File Size: KB. Society, culture, and population policy in India. Delhi: Ajanta Publications (India): Distributed by Ajanta Books International, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: K Raghavendra Rao.

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India's current population mix also includes many minor migrations that happened during the historical period, says the book, published by Juggernaut, though these did not leave a significant genetic impact.

'Early Indians' uses the metaphor of a pizza to. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Chaubey, P.K. (Pramod Kumar), Population policy for India. New Delhi: Kanishka Publishers, Distributors,   In the s, encouraged by tens of millions of dollars loaned from the World Bank, the Swedish International Development Authority and the UN Population Fund, India began large‐ scale.

This policy is an update of the first National Population Policy, which Malawi adopted in Although the first policy was developed prior to the Cairo International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD), it was implemented in full recognizance of the recommendations of the ICPD.

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From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. The population target of million by has been reached; it is estimated the policy prevented million births The total fertility rate decreased from in to in ( in urban areas and in rural areas) Question: what is the counterfactual.

The previous policy of "late,Author: Hillel Rapoport. Population Distribution by Density Population distribution in India shows wide variation. Uttar Pradesh is the most populous state in India with a population of more than million, which is more than the population of India, the sixth most populous country in the world.

Nineteen states of India have a population of over ten million. India, country that occupies the greater part of South Asia. It is a constitutional republic that represents a highly diverse population consisting of thousands of ethnic groups.

Its capital is New Delhi. With roughly one-sixth of the world’s total population, it is the second most populous country, after China. Population policy 1. Population Policy at Nationaland State Level(A case of India and Rajasthan) 2.

Why this presentation?India with a population of more than one billionscattered in 26 states and 8 union territoriesprovide a unique ground for studying populationprograms management. National Population Policy of India - It was long before procuring our Independence even that several discussion benches saw the onset of population policy.

Much before Independence; in the year only a Sub Committee on population was set up by the National. This little book contains a plain and straightforward statement of India's population problem if she would care for her increasing numbers at a higher level of living.

It should do much to help Americans understand how India's future and perhaps the world's is being. The Population Bomb is a best-selling book written by Stanford University Professor Paul R. Ehrlich and his wife, Anne Ehrlich (who was uncredited), in It predicted worldwide famine in the s and s due to overpopulation, as well as other major societal upheavals, and advocated immediate action to limit population of a "population explosion" were widespread in the Author: Paul R.

Ehrlich.A separate section - Reproductive Health- Policy and Advocacy -- will deal with different population-related policies and how they evolved over time. 2. 3 SECTION ONE Understanding Demography And Population India’s population crossed the billion mark in the yearand this represented aFile Size: KB.The National Health Policy, stated that replacement levels of total fertility rate(TFR) should be achieved by the year On 11 May, India was projected to have 1 billion ( crore) people, i.e.

16 percent of the world's population on percent of the globe's land area.