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Question 53

Poverty and Inequalities -Concepts and Measurement Issues

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC NET)

Question

MCQ▾

For which of the following items of household consumption expenditures in India, NSSO takes the reference period as 365 days (December)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Clothing, footwear, bedding, education etc.

b.

All other food, fuel & light, misc. goods & services

c.

Edible oil, fish & meat, egg

d.

Vegetables, fruits, spices, beverages & processed food

Question 54

Appeared in Year: 2014 (UGC NET)

Question

MCQ▾

Inventors of HDI are

I. Harris-Todaro

II. Megnad Desai

III. Robert Solow

IV. Amartya Sen (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

I and II are correct.

b.

III and IV are correct.

c.

I and III are correct.

d.

II and IV are correct.

Question 55

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC NET)

Question

MCQ▾

Consider the following statement about Rashtriya Swasthiya Bimal Yojana (RSBY) :

  1. Under RSBY, the premium is shared on 85: 15 basis by the centre an state government.
  2. In case of North Eastern States and Jammu & Kashmir, under RSBY the premium is shared in a 90: 10 ratio.

Which of the following statement (s) above is/are correct?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Neither 1 nor 2

b.

Only 1

c.

Only 2

d.

1 and 2

Question 56

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC NET)

Question

MCQ▾

Paramparagat Krishi Vikas Yojana aims to boost:

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Vegetable Production

b.

Drip Irrigation

c.

Organic Farming

d.

Horticulture Crops

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