NTA-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Population Studies (Paper-II): Questions 238 - 240 of 417

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Question number: 238

» Introduction and Sources of Population Data » Source of Population Data

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Appeared in Year: 2017

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Which of the following combination rightly describes the unique findings of 2011 census? Answer using code given below: (November)

(i) Number of new census towns added.

(ii) Net gain in urban population was larger than that in rural population.

(iii) Absolute number of illiterate population declined

(iv) Improvement in overall sex ratio

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

(ii), (iii) and (iv) are correct

b.

(i), (ii) and (iii) are correct

c.

(iii) and (iv) are correct

d.

(ii) and (iv) are correct

Question number: 239

» Population & Health Policies and Programmes » National Policies » Evolution and Development of Population

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Appeared in Year: 2017

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Which amongst the following is not true about the ‘Rastriya Kishore Swasthya Karyakaram” (RKSK)? (November)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

It covers, compulsory health check-up adolescent in the age-group of 10 - 19 years.

b.

It introduces community based interventions through peer educators.

c.

It targets nutrition reproductive health and substances abuse among adolescent.

d.

It focus on holistic model based on continuum of care.

Question number: 240

» Method of Demographic and Population Analysis » Rate of Population Growth » Geometric and Exponential Growth Rates

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Appeared in Year: 2017

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

Rate of growth in urban population that was on a declining trend since 1981 witnessed a reversal during 2001 to 2011. (November)

Reason (Ꭱ)

Rural to urban migration has recorded a significant increase during the decade.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

c.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

d.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

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