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42. Which of the following is not covered under “Mission Parivar Vikaas” under the family planning program?

(1) Rollout of inject able contraceptive “Antara”

(2) Augmenting of PPIUCD services

(3) Augmenting sterilization services

(4) Providing more ASHA workers in districts with TFR

43. What is the population norm for urban Primary Health Centre being established under “National urban health mission” (NUHM)?

1. 25,000 – 30,000

2. 30,000 – 40,000

3. 40,000 – 50,000

4.50,000 – 60,000

44. While defining migration, which of the following is considered?

(1) Crossing over an administrative boundary with change in place of residence.

(2) Change in place of residence

(3) Frequency of trips made

(4) Distance covered

45. Assertion (A): Female literacy is the best contraceptive to make positive impact on fertility.

Reason (R): If women are literate, their marriage will be delayed and their reproductive behaviour will change and they will have optimal total fertility.

Which among the following is correct code?

(1)Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A).

(2)Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is not the correct explanation of (A).

(3)(A) is true, but (R) is false.

(4)(A) is false, but (R) is true.

46. Which of the following is not stated correctly?

(1) Coale and Hoover talked about population growth and economic development.

(2) Easter Boserup talked about agricultural intensification

(3) Paul Ehrlich talked about population explosion

(4) Robert Malthus talked about technological improvement

47. Which one is the correct sequence of Union Territories in descending order on the basis of levels of urbanization in 2011?

(1) NCT of Delhi, Pondicherry, Daman & Diu and Chandigarh

(2) NCT of Delhi, Chandigarh, Daman & Diu and Pondicherry

(3) Chandigarh, NCT of Delhi, Daman & Diu and Pondicherry

(4) Chandigarh, NCT of Delhi, Pondicherry and Daman & Diu

48. According to 2011 census, what percentage of India’s population resides is urban areas?





49. International migrants accounted for what percent of the world population in 2017?

(1) Below 2 percent

(2) 2 -5 percent

(3) 5-7 percent

(4) 8 – 10 percent

50. The word “demography” was coined by?

(1) Joan Graunt

(2) Achille Guillard

(3) William petty

(4) Edmund Halley

51. Which one of the following methods is used to remove the effect of age structure on ‘crude death rate’?

(1) Adjusted children age structure

(2) Adjusted old age structure

(3) Standardization

(4) Adjustment of sex ratio

52. In the equation, which letter represents income?

(1) I

(2) P

(3) A

(4) T

53. Which of the following correctly describes ‘confounding’?

(1) It is not possible to isolate effect of confounder variables

(2) A confounder is intermediate variable affecting outcome variable

(3) A confounder variable affects independent variable

(4) A confounder is a variable that influences both the dependent and independent variables causing spurious association.

54. Which among the following is the most appropriate method to represent trends in birth rate in a region?

(1) Line graph

(2) Pie diagram

(3) Bar Diagram

(4) Band graph

55- Much of the problems of the society can be attributed to the inequities of the social institutions especially greed and accumulation of poverty. This view point can be best attributed to _

(1) John Graunt

(2) William Godwin

(3) Thomas R. Malthus

(4) Robert Wallace