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81. As per the SRS Abridge life table 2011 - 2015, which among the following states is having the lowest male life expectancy at birth?

(1) Bihar

(2) Haryana

(3) Karnataka

(4) Rajasthan

82. Which of the following is correct annual rate of growth for the population, which takes 25 years to double itself?





83. Match various social health insurance schemes given in list-1 with states where these were launched given in list -2 using codes given below:

Title: Table of Various Social Health Insurance Scheme L; Ist 1 with List 2
List -1List -2
(a) Rajiv Arogya Shree Scheme(i) Goa
(b) Kudumbashree Scheme(ii) Andhra Pradesh
(c) Deen Dayal Swasthya Seva YOJANA(iii) Rajasthan
(d) Bhama Shah Yojana(iv) Kerala


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

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

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

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

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

84. Which among the following EAG states is having highest percent of institutional births during 5 years before the survey according to NFHS-4,2015 - 16?

(1) Bihar

(2) Madhya Pradesh

(3) Rajasthan

(4) Uttar Pradesh

85. Which among the following does not correctly describe the elderly population in India?

(1) Males are more than females

(2) Widows are more than widower

(3) Marginal workers are more than main workers

(4) Number of rural elderly are more than of urban

86. Which one of the following measure is useful for comparing the fertility level of two population?

(1) CBR

(2) CEB

(3) ASFR

(4) TFR

87. When was Emergency Contraceptive Pill (ECP) introduced in the family welfare program by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India?

(1) 2002

(2) 2004

(3) 2005

(4) 2001

88. Ranking of health facilities viz. PHCs, CHCs etc. stated by the Government of India using which of the following data source?

(1) HMIS

(2) MCTS

(3) DLHS

(4) NFHS

89. Which of the following is not government strategy under “Mission Parivar Vikas” for high fertility districts?

(1) Assured services

(2) Building additional HR capacity

(3) Ensuring commodity security and promotional schemes

(4) Public-private partnership for increasing modern contraceptive method.

90. Which one of the following statements is correct about the high sex ratio in a state of India?

(1) High number of males than females in the population.

(2) Low number of males than females in the population

(3) High number of females infants than male infants in the population.

(4) High number of females than males in the age group 15 - 49 years.

91. Which one of the following is not part of the RMNCH + A Program?

(1) Maternal health

(2) Adolescent health

(3) Geriatric health

(4) Family planning

92. Match items given in list-1 with their dates given in list-2 using code given below:

Title: Table of Items List 1 with List 2 Dates
List -1List -2
(a) International yoga day(i) April 7
(b) World environment day(ii) July 11
(c) World population day(iii) June 5
(d) World health day(iv) June 21


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

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

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

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

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

93. Which code among the following is true related to measuring migration by using the life table survival ratio? It will be a gross measurement as life tables in India:

(a) Cannot capture sub-regional variations

(b) Cannot capture rural urban variations

(c) Cannot capture population sub – group variations

(d) Cannot capture temporal variations


(1) (a) and (b)

(2) (a) , (b) and (c)

(3) (b) , (c) and (d)

(4) (b) and (d)

94. Match items given in list-1 with their dates given in list-2 using code given below:

Title: TAble of Items List 1 with List 2
List -1List -2
(a) Stage -1(i) Low birth and low death rates
(b) Stage -2(ii) Declining birth rate and low death rate
(c) Stage -3(iii) High birth rate and falling death rate
(d) Stage - 4(iv) High birth rate and high death rate


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

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

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

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

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

95. As per the SRS Bulletin December 2016, among the following states, which is having the highest female infant mortality rate?

(1) Bihar

(2) Rajasthan

(3) Madhya Pradesh

(4) Uttar Pradesh

96. Which one of the following is not a part of commitment under the “Family planning – 2020 Program” ?

(1) Expanding the basket of choices.

(2) Provision of services to all beneficiaries including adolescent through integrated RMNCH + A .

(3) Fostering partnership with non-governmental sector for improved service delivery.

(4) Universal access to family planning services by 2020.

97. Life expectancy at age 1 for India as per SRS Abridge life table 2011 - 2015 was about?

(1) 65 years

(2) 67 years

(3) 70 years

(4) 75 years

98. Which one of the following is not a mandate of “National Commission on Population” ?

(1) To formulate state specific plans for promotion of family planning program

(2) To review, monitor and give directions for implementation of National population policy.

(3) To promote synergy between health, education and development programs.

(4) To develop a vigorous people՚s program to support the national efforts

99. Assertion (A) : The contraceptive use among women who had 3 or more sons found to be high compared to those who had less children.

Reason (R) : Contraceptive use may have been adopted primarily by those who wish to stop child bearing.


(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.

100. With reorganization of administrative boundaries, which of the following measures of migration gets affected?

(1) Migration rate

(2) Percentage distribution of migration in different streams.

(3) Percentage distribution of migration in distance categories.

(4) Net Migration

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