The data refers the urban and rural health indicators such as Below Poverty Line (BPL) (%), Infant Mortality Rate (IMR) and Under-Five Mortality Rate (U5MR) in India from National Family Health Survey (NFHS-2).
Details of 11,032 Fair Price Shops in Chhattisgarh State. Data is in Unicode Hindi
A number of social housing schemes for poor which have been undertaken by the GoI over the last two decades are given in the table.
The percentage of BPL population in the urban areas in India has declined from 23.64% to 21.7% in 2004-05 (based on mixed recall period). A comparison of poverty estimates based on mixed recall period is given in table.
The percentage of BPL population in the urban areas in India has declined from 32.4% in 199394 to 25.7% in 2004-05 (based on uniform recall period). The NSSO 61st Round shows that urban poverty has registered a decline in percentage terms; however, it has increased in absolute terms by 4.4 million persons. The fact is that the number of urban poor is rising continuously since 197374 as per the uniform recall period. A comparison of poverty estimates based on uniform recall period is given in table.
This table (Annexure 14.1 to base table) provides Eleventh Five Year Plan (2007-2012) Physical Progress of Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana (RGGVY) Projects under Implementation. It gives state-wise details regarding Electrification of Un/De-Electrified Villages (Achievement), Intensive Electrification of Electrified Villages (Achievement), No. of Connections to BPL households (Achievement).
This data gives information about those states, which are able to claim the incentive provided by central government for purchase of land to provide home site to the IAY beneficiaries leading to additional target achieved under the program. As large poor population in country do not have the land to build IAY house for the benefit of BPL, only a few States such as Bihar, Karnataka, Kerala, Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, UP and Sikkim have requested for funds in 2009-10 and 2010-11 for purchase of homestead land under this scheme.