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NTA NET Population Studies Paper 2 July 2016 Questions and Answers Part 4

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State wise changes in Infant Mortality Rate (IMR) , Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR) , Contribution of selected States, percent decline and year of achieving Millennium Development Goals of 4 and 5.

State Wise Changes in Infant Mortality Rate (IMR) , Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR) , Contribution of Selected States, Percent Decline and Year of Achieving Millennium Development Goals of 4 And
StateIMR %

decline

between

1990 –

2010

Expected

IMR in

2015

(Linear

Method)

Year of

achieving

MDG-4

target

IMR

Level ‘28’

MMR %

decline

between

1997 - 2001

and

2006 - 09

Expected

MMR in

2015 by

linear

method

Year of

achieving

MDG – 5

Target of MMR

Level

‘109’

Andhra Pradesh36.445.32031321012014
Bihar /

Jharkhand

36.147.2203250.81192016
Kerala30.610.5199846.0382003
Madhya

Pradesh/

Chhattisgarh

43.952.5202539.01992022
Tamil Nadu57.621.2200926.0772007
Uttar Pradesh /

Uttarakhand

40.853.6202940.82532023
West Bengal54.522.1201252.1352010

Source: 1. SRS data 1990 - 2010.

2. Hanimi Reddy et al 2012. India՚s progress towards the Millennium Development Goals 4 & 5 on Infant and Maternal Mortality. WHO

South-Asia Journal of Public Health 1 (3) , p. 283 & 285.

Q46. Which of the following State has achieved maximum percent decline in Infant Morality between 1990 - 2010:

(1) Tamil Nadu

(2) West Bengal

(3) Kerala

(4) Andhra Pradesh

Q47. Arrange the following States in ascending order (low to high) according to expected IMR in 2015:

i. West Bengal

ii. Kerala

iii. Bihar/Jharkhand

iv. Andhra Pradesh

Choose the Correct Option

(1) i, ii, iii, iv

(2) ii, i, iv, iii

(3) iii, ii, i, iv

(4) iv, iii, ii, i

Q48. Which State among the following will reach MDG level of 28 earlier?

(1) Madhya Pradesh/Jharkhand

(2) Andhra Pradesh

(3) West Bengal

(4) Uttar Pradesh/Uttarakhand

Q49. Which among the following State has shown high decline in MMR between1997 - 2001 and 2006 - 09?

(1) Kerala

(2) West Bengal

(3) Andhra Pradesh

(4) Tamil Nadu

Q50. Arrange the following States in descending (high to low) order of expected MMR in 2015 by linear method:

i. Tamil Nadu

ii. Andhra Pradesh

iii. Bihar/Jharkhand

iv. Uttar Pradesh/Uttarakhand

Choose the Correct Option

(1) iii, i, iv, ii

(2) ii, iv, i, ii

(3) iv, iii, ii, i

(4) i, ii, iii, iv

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