NTA-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Population Studies (Paper-II): Questions 23 - 26 of 417

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Question number: 23

» Method of Demographic and Population Analysis » Population Estimates » Population Pyramid

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What will happen to fertility when the base of population pyramid is shrinking? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Decline

b.

No change

c.

Increase

d.

None of the above

Question number: 24

» Introduction and Sources of Population Data » History of Population

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Information on which of the following was collected first time in Independent India: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Religion

b.

Consumption of Tobacco and Alcohol

c.

Disability

d.

Caste

Question number: 25

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

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Life – table mortality rate ( ) are usually: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

About the same as age –specific death rates ( )

b.

Higher than age specific death rates ( ) and exactly the same values as age-specific death rate ( )

c.

Lower than age – specific death rates ( )

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 26

» Population Composition and Change » Demographic Dividend

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Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

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Match the items given in List -1 with the items in List- 2: (December)

List-Ⅰ (Column-I) List-Ⅱ (Column-II)

(A)

Years of highest population growth rate

(i)

1981

(B)

Year when census count showed India’s population of 100 crore or more (one billion)

(ii)

2009

(C)

Year when infant mortality rate came down to 50 or below

(iii)

2001

(D)

Year of the lowest sex ratio in population

(iv)

1991

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)

b.

  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)

c.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)

d.

  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)

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