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Question number: 413

» Introduction and Sources of Population Data » Vital Statistics » Civil Registration System in India - Sample Registration System in India(SRS)

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Appeared in Year: 2017

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Arrange the following states, low to high, by their level of crude death rate according to the SRS Bulletin, December 2016 using code given below: (November)

(i) Kerala

(ii) West Bengal

(iii) Maharashtra

(iv) Goa

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Choice (4) Response

a.

(iii), (ii), (iv), (i)

b.

(iv), (iii), (ii), (i)

c.

(i), (ii), (iii), (iv)

d.

(ii), (iii), (iv), (i)

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Table: Summary of emergency events database by selected regions.

Table shows Summary of emergency events database

Table shows Summary of emergency events database

Region

Sub-Regions

Number of

Disasters

Persons affected (% killed or homeless) due to droughts

Persons affected (% killed or homeless) due to windstorm

Americas

Caribbean

283

286,636 (12%)

104,241 (5%)

North America

612

30,000 (

1,500,047 (2%)

Central America

356

58,933 (2%)

103,808 (2%)

South America

599

1,905,980 (7%)

15,545 (

Africa

East

401

1,765,088 (14%)

118,167 (3%)

Middle

88

374,726 (9%)

9648 (3%)

North

145

1,700,243 (7%)

24,402 (

South

145

295,531 (15%)

48314 (4%)

West

200

967,841 (22%)

4822 (

Source: A social dimensions of climate change SDCC working paper, World Bank, 2017.

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» Population, Development and Environment » Population and Resources » Sustainable Human Eco-System

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Appeared in Year: 2018

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Choose the following sub-regions in ascending order (low to high) of disaster. (July)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Middle Africa, West Africa, Central America, South America

b.

Middle Africa, Central America, West Africa, South America

c.

Central America, Middle Africa, South America, West Africa

d.

South America, Central America, West Africa, Middle Africa

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Appeared in Year: 2018

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Which of the following sub-regions of Africa has highest wind storms? (July)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Middle Africa

b.

South Africa

c.

West Africa

d.

East Africa

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Appeared in Year: 2018

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Choose following sub-regions in descending (high to low) order by number of disaster. (July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Middle Africa, South America, North America, West Africa

b.

North America, South America, Central America, East Africa

c.

West Africa, Middle Africa, North America, South America

d.

South America, North America, West Africa, Middle Africa

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