Test: Poverty as a Challenge- 2


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QUESTION: 1

Which organisation carries out a survey for determining the poverty line?

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QUESTION: 2

For the year 2011-12, the poverty line for a person in rural areas in India was fixed at:

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QUESTION: 3

Under which of the following schemes 100 days of wage employment is given to every household to ensure livelihood security in rural areas?

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QUESTION: 4

Which social group is most vulnerable to poverty in India?

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The social groups most vulnerable to poverty have been identified to be the scheduled caste households and the scheduled tribe households with both these groups having above average levels of poverty indicators in the rural and the urban population.

Among the economic groups, the most vulnerable groups are the agricultural labour households (rural) and the casual labour households (urban) each having the highest levels.

QUESTION: 5

Which of the following is not an anti-poverty programme?

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QUESTION: 6

Which of the following social radiators is not looked at by social scientists for poverty?

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QUESTION: 7

Which two states of India continue to be the poorest states?

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QUESTION: 8

Social exclusion is a common indicator of poverty.

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QUESTION: 9

Among the economic groups, which of the following groups are the most vulnerable groups in India?

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QUESTION: 10

The poverty line in rural areas is (for the year-2000):

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QUESTION: 11

Urban poor has an income of Rs. 2,000 per month.

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QUESTION: 12

Which of the following examples is an example of exclusion in India?

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QUESTION: 13

Who are the poorest of the poor?

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QUESTION: 14

Odisha and Bihar are one of the poorest states in India.

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QUESTION: 15

What is the poverty ratio in the state of Orissa?

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