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Compute GFR, SFR, TFR and GRR from the data given below:

Table shows the age group, number of women and total birth

Find out the GFR, SFR, TFR and GRR

Age groups of child bearing females

Number of women (’000)

Total births

15 - 19

16.0

260

20 - 24

16.4

2244

25 - 29

15.8

1894

30 - 34

15.2

1320

35 - 39

14.8

916

40 - 44

15.0

280

45 - 49

14.5

145

Assume that the proportion of female births is 46.2 percent.

Explanation

First write the formula of GFR, SFR, TFR and GRR is

GFR=AnnualnumberofbirthsMidyearpopulati… (333 more words) …

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