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Question number: 1

» Introduction and Sources of Population Data » Smoothing of Age Data » Chandrashekaran- Deming Formula

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Smoothing techniques have frequently been used for correcting data for which among the following factor?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Population Distribution

b.

Network analysis

c.

Errors in collection of data

d.

Age misreporting

Question number: 2

» Introduction and Sources of Population Data » Processes and Its Relevance in Context of Population Studies

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Appeared in Year: 2015

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Who among the following proposed ‘The Diet Principle’ in the Area of population theories? (December)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Thomas Saddler

b.

Thomas Doubleday

c.

Spencer and Gini

d.

C P Blacker

Question number: 3

» Introduction and Sources of Population Data » Smoothing of Age Data » Chandrashekaran- Deming Formula

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Who among the following developed the concept of “dual recording system”? (June)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

A J Coale

b.

Chandrashekhar and Deming

c.

John Hajnal

d.

Samuel H Preston

Question number: 4

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

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The crude birth rate of India according to the ” Sample Registration System Bulletin” of September, 2013 is close to which among the following figures? (June)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

21 (per 1000 population)

b.

23 (per 1000 population)

c.

25 (per 1000 population)

d.

19 (per 1000 population)

Question number: 5

» Introduction and Sources of Population Data » Data Appraisal (Evaluation & Adjustment of Data) » Adjustment in Age Data- Whipple's Index

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Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

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Match the proposers of methods given in List – 1 with the methods proposed in List -2 in the case of age misreporting: (December)

List-Ⅰ (Column-I) List-Ⅱ (Column-II)

(A)

Chandra Sekhar and Deming formula

(i)

Dual reporting system

(B)

Myer’s Index

(ii)

Dislike Index

(C)

UN join Score index

(iii)

A score of 12 indicates age data is accurate

(D)

Whipple’s index

(iv)

Digit preference

Choices

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

a.

  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)

b.

  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

c.

  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)

d.

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)

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