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NTA NET Population Studies July 2016 Questions and Answers Part 4

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Q46. Which one of the following is not a goal set in National Population Policy 2000?

(1) Achieve universal access to treatment for HIV/AIDS.

(2) Achieve 80 % institutional delivery.

(3) Reduce IMR to below 30 per 1000 live births.

(4) Achieve 100 % registration of births, deaths and marriage.

Q47. Find the correct order of industrial food system from the following that contribute to the industrial crisis:

(1) Farming; deforestation; transport; processing and packaging of food

(2) Deforestation, farming, transport; processing & packaging of food

(3) Transport; farming; deforestation; processing & packaging food

(4) Processing & packaging of food; transport; deforestation; farming

Q48. The most widely used method of population projection for urban rural areas and developed by the United Nations is known as:

(1) Urban – Rural growth difference method

(2) Component method

(3) Urban Growth method

(4) Rural Growth method

Q49. What is physiological density?

(1) The overall population per sq. km. Area of productive farming land

(2) The overall agrarian population per sq. km. Area of productive farming land

(3) The overall number of inhabitants per sq. km land area

(4) Population inhabiting a metropolitan region, sq. km area of housing space

Q50. Who among the following said β€² Development can be achieved by transferring labor from subsistence sector to modern sector?

(1) Arthur Lewis

(2) Leibenstein

(3) Harrod-Domar

(4) Ricardo

Q51. Match the items in List – I with items in List – II given below and select the correct code using codes given below:

Match the Items in List – I with Items in List – II Given below and Select the Correct Code Using Codes Given Below
List – IList – II
(a) Infant mortality rate(i) Deaths before live birth
(b) Pre-natal mortality(ii) Deaths between 4 - 52 weeks
(c) Post Neo-natal mortality(iii) Deaths in first year of life
(d) Child mortality(iv) Deaths in 1 - 4 years of life

(1) (iii) (ii) (i) (iv)

(2) (iii) (i) (ii) (iv)

(3) (iii) (iv) (ii) (i)

(4) (iii) (ii) (iv) (i)

Q52. Which of the following assumptions are essential for the estimation of fertility by β€˜own children method’ ?

(I) Children ages are reasonably accurate.

(II) Most of the children live with their mothers.

(III) The relationship of each child to the head of the household is well defined.

(IV) Mortality levels are relatively low during the estimation period prior to enumeration.

Choose the Correct Option Given Below:

(1) (I) , (II) , (III)

(2) (II) , (III) , (IV)

(3) (I) , (II) , (III) , (IV)

(4) (I) , (II) , (IV)

Q53. In which year United Nations Development Fund (UNDF) was renamed as United Nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA) ?

(1) 1969

(2) 1968

(3) 1967

(4) 1966

Q54. Which among the following is an indirect anti-Natalist policy?

(1) Providing information about breast feeding

(2) Raising age at marriage

(3) Educating parents

(4) Provision of contraceptive services

Q55. Which one of the following mortality rates strongly affects the expectation of life at birth?

(1) Crude death rate

(2) Infant mortality rate

(3) Age specific death rate

(4) Maternal mortality rate

Q56. Which amongst the following diseases covered under immunization of children?

(I) Kwashiorkor

(II) Diphtheria

(III) Pertussis

(IV) Tetanus

Choose the Correct Option Given Below:

(1) (I) , (II) , (III)

(2) (I) , (IV) , (II)

(3) (IV) (I) , (III)

(4) (II) , (III) , (IV)

Q57. Calculate the expectation of life at age 5 with the values of and .

(1) 68.34

(2) 69.45

(3) 67.37

(4) 66.56

Q58. According to economist Leibenstein, there are economic advantages having children. Select the correct combinations from the following:

(I) Consumption utility

(II) Work income utility

(III) Old age security utility

(IV) Contribution to extended family utility

Choose the Correct Option Given Below:

(1) (I) only

(2) (I) and (III) only

(3) (I) , (II) and (III)

(4) (I) , (II) , (III) and (IV)

Q59. Which among the following source cannot provide information on internal migration?

(1) Census

(2) Surveys

(3) Registration of vital events

(4) Population Registers

Q60. Which one of the following combinations of disease strategies are implemented by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India?

(1) Malaria and Dengue

(2) TB and HIV

(3) Cancer and Cardiovascular disease

(4) STD and HIV

Q61. According to Census of India 2011 information which among the following states has the highest proportion of slum households to urban households?

(1) Chhattisgarh

(2) West Bengal

(3) Andhra Pradesh

(4) Odisha

Q62. Which one of the statements is not true for demographic dividend?

(1) Boosts per capita income

(2) Potential population of working age increase

(3) Transition to low fertility

(4) Lower mortality produce longer lives

Q63. Match the items in List – I with List – II and select the correct answer using the codes given below:

Match the Items in List – I with List – II and Select the Correct Answer Using the Codes Given Below
List – IList – II
(a) Number of person years lived at ages x and older(i)
(b) Proportion of death for the age interval (ii)
(c) Number of person years lived in the age interval (iii)
(d) Expectation of life at age x(iv)

(1) (i) (ii) (iii) (iv)

(2) (ii) (iii) (iv) (i)

(3) (iii) (i) (iv) (ii)

(4) (iv) (iii) (ii) (i)

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