Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Child poverty, demographic transition and gender bias in education in India: Household data analysis (1993-94 and 2004-05)

Chaudhri, D.P.; Jha, Raghbendra


This paper begins by highlighting some key characteristics of the demographic transition and child education and their relation to household poverty status in India as evidenced by our analysis of Census data (1951�2001) and those from NSS surveys in 1993�94 and 2004�05. Although total fertility rates have declined for the country as a whole and for all states over the last three censuses of India, there is considerable variation by space, by poverty status and by education of women in the...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2011
Type: Journal article
Source: Indian Economic Journal
DOI: 10.2139/ssrn.1961389


File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Chaudhri_Child_poverty,_demographic_2011.pdf1.14 MBAdobe PDF    Request a copy

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator