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The data refers to Estimated Age-Specific Death Rates by Sex.
The data refers to Age Specific Fertility Rates (ASFR) and Age Specific Marital Fertility Rates (ASMFR).
The data refers to Age at marriage by state and residence -National Family Health Survey (NFHS) and District Level Household and Facility Survey.
The data refers to the Average Age of Angan Wadi Workers (AWWs) and distribution of Angan Wadi Workers (AWWs) by marital status. Most of the AWWs are in the age group (28-49) years; with the average age being 39 years. In Orissa, the percentage of unmarried AWWs was the highest.
Child mortality is often described as the best barometer of social and economic progress. Despite being one of the fastest growing economies, there has been no visible pattern between per capita income growth and the rate of reduction of child mortality rates. The Child Mortality (less than 5 years) in India constitutes about 18% to total deaths in the country. The decline in child mortality over the last nearly two decades masks a dangerous expansion of the child mortality gap between the richest and poorest families in India.


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