NTA-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Population Studies (Paper-II): Questions 83 - 86 of 739

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Question number: 83

» Population, Development and Environment » Concept of Development and Its Measures » Human Development Index (HDI)

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Appeared in Year: 2015

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According to the ‘Human Development Report-2014 released by the ‘United nations development program (UNDP), how many persons are living in poverty with “overlapping deprivations in health, education, and living standard”? (December)

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Choice (4)Response

a.

Billion

b.

Billion

c.

Billion

d.

Billion

Question number: 84

» Method of Demographic and Population Analysis » Population and Sample Parameters

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If the rate of growth per annum ( ) then approximate how many years a population would takes to double in size? (June)

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Choice (4)Response

a.

93 years

b.

70 years

c.

56 years

d.

50 years

Question number: 85

» Mortality, Morbidity and Health » Mortality » Life Table - Basic Concept

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Which of the following is true about the stationary population model life table? (June)

(1) It excludes migration

(2) It holds fertility constant

(3) It has fixed mortality rate

(4) It is not very good as a descriptive model and is mainly useful for analytic purpose

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Choice (4)Response

a.

(1), (2) and (3) are true

b.

(1) and (2) are true

c.

(1) is true

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 86

» Urbanization and Migration » Migration » Types of Migration - Internal and International

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In which of the following migration streams in India females dominate the most? (December)

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Choice (4)Response

a.

Urban to urban migration

b.

Urban to Rural migration

c.

Rural to Urban migration

d.

Rural to Rural migration

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