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Question 1

Population Issues : Gender and Special Group
Profiling Women's Work

Appeared in Year: 2015

Question

MCQ▾

What is the most possible explanation for higher proportion of marginal workers among females than males in India? (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Women are less qualified to take up main work

b.

Women prefer flexibility in work condition

c.

Women cannot quality any work, which is available throughout the year

d.

Women are less committed

Question 2

Population Issues : Gender and Special Group
Gender Inequality and Status of Women - Gender Empowerment Measures (GEM)

Appeared in Year: 2015

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match the following indicators of Women Empowerment given in List -1 with list-2 as per NFHS -3 data:

(December)

List-Ⅰ (Column-I)List-Ⅱ (Column-II)
(A)

State with highest percentage of women are allowed to go out alone.

(i)

Chhattisgarh

(B)

State with highest prevalence of domestic violence.

(ii)

Himachal Pradesh

(C)

State with highest percentage of currently married woman not participating in any decision making.

(iii)

Bihar

(D)

States with lowest percentage of women justifying spousal physical violence.

(iv)

Jammu & Kashmir

Choices

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

a.

  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

b.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)

c.

  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)

d.

  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

Question 3

Population Issues : Gender and Special Group
Gender Inequality and Status of Women - Gender Empowerment Measures (GEM)

Appeared in Year: 2015

Question

MCQ▾

Which amongst the following is not an indicator of gender equality? (December)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Sex – ratio of 0 - 6 population

b.

0 - 4 mortality rate

c.

Marriage related female migration

d.

Decision making and autonomy

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