Competitive Exams: Indian Geography Health Indicators

India Health Indicators (current)

  • Birth rate (per 1000) 25.8
  • Death rate (per 1000) ____08.5
  • Infant mortality rate 68.0
  • (Per 1000 live births) Child (0 − 4) mortality
  • Rate (1998) 22.5
  • Total fertility rate 2.80
  • Expectation of life at birth: For males For females Maternal mortality rate (Per Lakh live births) 407 Couple protection rate …48.2

Five most poor states

  • States BPL Ratio
  • Orissa 47.15
  • Bihar 42.60
  • Madhya Pradesh 37.43
  • Sikkim 36.55
  • Assam 36.09