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74 - According to recent estimates of UN (2017) in which of the following year, India’s population will be equal to china’s population?

(1) 2022

(2) 2024

(3) 2026

(4) 2028

75. Match names of fertility theories given in list-1 with their profounder name given in list-2 below:

List 1 and list 2


List - 2

(a) Social capillarity

(i) Arsane Dumont

(b) Theory of diffusion or cultural lap

(ii) Kingslay Davis

(c) The theory of change and response

(iii) J.C Caldwell

(d) Theory of Intergenerational Wealth flow

(iv) Carlson

(a) (b) (c) (d)

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

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

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

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

76. Which among the following combination rightly describes “voluntary migration”?

(a) Migration for higher education

(b) Migration due to ethnic cleansing

(c) Migration for better house

(d) Migration due to Stalinization of agricultural land


(1) Only (a) and (b)

(2) Only (a) and (c)

(3) Only (c) and (d)

(4) Only (a) and (d)

77. The Doubling time of a population for a given growth rate (r) express as:





78. Arrange the following states in descending order (high to low) according to size of aged population 60 years and above?

(a) Andhra Pradesh

(b) Himachal Pradesh

(c) Kerala

(d) Punjab


(1) (c), (b), (d), (a)

(2) (a), (b), (c), (d)

(3) (d), (a), (b), (c)

(4) (b), (c), (a), (d)

79. Which among the following is required to estimate singulate mean age at marriage (SMAM)?

(1) Age at marriage of all married persons

(2) Age at marriage of persons marrying in last 1 year

(3) Population remains single by age

(4) Age at marriage weighted by age

80. Gender Inequality Index (GII) computed by United Nations, is based on which of the following combinations?

(a) Maternal mortality ratio (MMR)

(b) Adolescent fertility rate

(c) Gaps in percentage of at least primary education among males and females

(d) Percentage representation of women in parliament

(e) Gap in expectation of life at birth among males and females


(1) (a), (b), (c), (e)

(2) (a), (b), (c), (d)

(3) (a), (b), (e)

(4) (a), (b), (d)

81. Match the milestones in child survival and safe motherhood programs in India given in list-1 with their year of initiation given in list-2:

List 1 and list 2


List - 2

(a) Child survival and safe motherhood program

(i) 2005

(b) Reproductive and child health -2 program

(ii) 1992

(c) RMNCH+ A Program

(iii) 2013

(d) India newborn action plan

(iv) 2014