5th is that the number of women has increased more than the number of men in India National Family Welfare Survey (NFHS) reported.
For the first time since the survey began in 1992, the number of women has increased more than the number of men. That is, for every 1,000 males, there are 1,020 females. The last study conducted in 2015-16 was 991 females for every 1,000 males.
In India population To know widely how it is and at what rate National Family Welfare Survey Is used. Samples were collected from 6.1 lakh households in 707 districts across the country.
However, this survey will not be conducted extensively but will be conducted at the district level. But, it will be a factor to know the future situation.
In the last 5 years, ie in the last 2015-16, the sex ratio of male births has increased from 919 per thousand to 929.
Boys are more likely than females to survive again from other complications, including disease, at birth.
According to the National Family Welfare Survey-5, the number of women is higher than the number of men in most states and union territories. In Union Territories like Gujarat, Maharashtra, Arunachal Pradesh, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Jammu and Kashmir, Chandigarh, Delhi, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Dadra, Nagar Haveli and Ladakh, the number of women has increased slightly more than men. Overall, the number of women has increased.
The gross fertility rate (DFR) is less than 2 by state. Thus India is stabilizing its population, which means that if the overall fertility rate is less than 2.1, it is estimated that on average women will have at least two children in their lifetime.
At the same time, when it is less than 2, the population begins to decline. But in India, only Bihar, Meghalaya, Manipur, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh have a total fertility rate of more than 2.
More in the world population India is one of the countries with. Of India between 2040 and 2050 population 160 crore to 180 crore .In 2031, India population It is also predicted to overtake China.
Kerala is the only exception. In Kerala, the number of female children has increased from 1,049 per thousand males in the last 4th survey to 1,121 females at present. The overall fertility rate in Kerala has also increased from 1.6 to 1.8.
Birth rates for girls have dropped dramatically already in the last 5 years. That is, it has dropped from 1,047 females per 1,000 males in 2015-16 to 951 per 1,000 males at present.