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NTA NET Population Studies Paper 2 July 2016 Questions and Answers Part 2

Dr. Manishika Jain- Join online Paper 1 intensive course. Includes tests and expected questions.

Q15. Match items in List – I with items in List – II given below:

Match items in List – I with items in List – II given below

List – I

List – II

a. Non-sampling errors

i. Myer’s Index

b. Index of preference or avoidance of digits 0 and 5

ii. Demographic Surveys

c. Index of digital preference

iii. United Nations

d. Joint Score Index

iv. Whipple’s Index

(1) ii, iv, i, iii

(2) ii, i, iv, iii

(3) iii, iv, I, ii

(4) i, iii, ii, iv

Q16. Match the demographic indicators shown in List – I with their sources shown in List – II:

Match the demographic indicators shown in List – I with their sources shown in List – II

List – I

List – II

a. Immunization coverage

i. Census

b. Unmet need

ii. SRS

c. No. of women in reproductive ages

iii. Sample surveys

d. Couple protection rate

iv. Programme statistics

(1) iv, iii, iv, ii

(2) i, iv, i, iii

(3) iii iv, i, ii

(4) ii, iii, i, iv

Q17. Match items of List – I with the items in List – II given below:

Match the demographic indicators shown in List – I with their sources shown in List – II

List – I

List – II

a.

i. Number of years lived in age x to

b.

ii. Survivors to age x

c.

iii. Probability of deaths between age x to age

d.

iv. Age specific death rate

(1) iii, i, ii, iv

(2) iv, ii, i, iv

(3) iii, ii, i, iv

(4) iv, ii, i, iii

Q18. Match the mathematical models shown in List – I with the formulae shown in List – II:

Match the mathematical models shown in List – I with the formulae shown in List – II

List – I

List – II

a. Arithmetic growth rate model

i.

b. Geometric growth rate model

ii.

c. Exponential growth rate model

iii

d. Decadal growth rate model

iv

(1) ii, iv, iii, i

(2) ii, iii, iv, i

(3) i, ii iii, iv

(4) i, iii, ii, iv

Q19. Arrange the following States of India in descending order of Infant Mortality Rate (latest SRS figures):

a. UP

b. Bihar

c. Odisha

d. Madhya Pradesh

Choose the Correct Option

(1) Odisha, UP, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh

(2) Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, UP, Bihar

(3) Odisha, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, UP

(4) Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Bihar, UP

Q20. Match the Demographic Indicators listed in List – I with their sources shown in List II:

Match the Demographic Indicators listed in List – I with their sources shown in List II

List – I

List – II

a. Couple Protection Rate

i. Census

b. Sex Ratio of Children ages 0 – 6 years

ii. SRS

c. Crude birth rate

iii. Sample surveys

d. Contraceptive prevalence rate

iv. Programme Statistics

(1) iv, i, ii, iii

(2) iii, ii, i iv

(3) iv, iii, ii, i

(4) iv, ii, iii, i

Q21. For how many years a country should not have a case of Polio transmission before WHO declares it Polio-free?

(1) 2 years

(2) 3 years

(3) 4 years

(4) 5 years

Q22. Which one among the following is not Economic Indicator of Human Development?

(1) Percentage of Population working in non-agricultural sector.

(2) Percentage of population with access to sanitation.

(3) Rate of inflation.

(4) Total foreign exchange reserve.

Q23. As per the National Health Accounts Report of the Government of India, arrange following sources of ‘Health Financing’ in descending (from higher to lower) order:

i. Central Government

ii. State Government

iii. Households

iv. External Aid

Choose the Correct Option

(1) i, ii, iii, iv

(2) iii, ii, i, iv

(3) ii, i, iv, iii

(4) iii, ii, iv, i

Q24. Which one of the following is not a risk factor in health insurance schemes?

(1) Adverse Selection of Clients

(2) Cream Skimming

(3) Moral hazard

(4) Declination

Q25. Which one among the following is not social indicator of human development?

(1) Enrolment ratio of boys in school.

(2) Percentage of population with access to sanitation.

(3) Maternal Mortality Ratio

(4) Female Literacy

Q26. The concept of ‘Community Monitoring’ was introduced in which of the following programme?

(1) Reproductive and Child Health Programme

(2) Child Survival and Safe Motherhood Programme

(3) National Rural Health Mission

(4) Universal Immunization Programme

Q27. Which one of the following is not existing in the category of Health Insurance in the country?

(1) Community health insurance

(2) Private health insurance

(3) Compulsory health insurance

(4) Social health insurance

Q28. Arrange the following fertility indicators from higher to lower order as proposed by John Bonga arts:

i. Observed fertility

ii. Net potential fertility

iii. Natural fertility

iv. Gross potential fertility

Choose the Correct Option

(1) iii, i, ii, iv

(2) iii, iv, ii, i

(3) iii, ii, iv, i

(4) iii, ii, i, iv

Q29. Sample size to be drawn from the large Universe does not depend on which among the following.

(1) The significance level one is planning to use.

(2) The difference between population and sample value that one is reasonably certain of detecting from sample.

(3) Population size

(4) Population variance