What is the sex-ratio in India as per 2011 Census?

  1. 940 female per 1000 male
  2. 950 female per 1000
  3. 960 female per 1000
  4. None of the above
Harsh Vardhan Professor Asked on 11th May 2015 in General Knowledge.
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    Option 1 is the right answer.

    Sex ratio is used to describe the number of females per 1000 of males. Sex ratio is a valuable source for finding the population of women in India and what is the ratio of women to that of men in India. In the Population Census of 2011 it was revealed that the population ratio in India 2011 is 940 females per 1000 of males.

    Check Child Sex ratio in India as per census 2011.

    The major cause of the decrease of the female birth ratio in India is considered to be the violent treatments meted out to the girl child at the time of the birth. The Sex Ratio in India was almost normal during the phase of the years of independence, but thereafter it started showing gradual signs of decrease

    Harsh Vardhan Professor Answered on 12th May 2015.
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