Infant mortality rate is as low as ___ per thousand in China compared with ___ per thousand in India
Infant mortality rate is as low as 30 per thousand in China compared with 63 per thousand in India, because of better infrastructure and higher health status of its people.
Which of the following is false regarding China
All production unit engaged in transforming one good into another is called
The secondary sector covers all those activities consisting in varying degrees of processing of raw materials (manufacturing, construction industries).
Fertility rate is highest in
Occupation wise an economy is classified as
The human development index (HDI) is a composite index that measures the development of a country. The HDI is based on qualitative and quantitative data:
- life expectancy at birth (which gives an idea of the health status of the population);
- the level of education measured by mean years of schooling and adult literacy rate;
- the GDP per capita in purchasing power parity (PPP), giving an indication of the mean standard of living in the country.
In China how much percentage of workforce is engaged in agriculture
In Pakistan the reforms were introduced as a result of the pressure from
Land area determine
Agriculture as considered here encompasses arable use (the growing of the widest possible range of annual crops), horticulture (perennial crops in general, and fruit trees in particular), pastural use (grassland and fodder crops) and silviculture (commercial growing of trees).
Scarcity of capital , technological backwardness and unemployment are generally found in
Policy of ‘reform and opening-up’ launched in
Per Capital Income is higher in
The reason for slow growth rate and re-emergences of poverty
Foreign loan cause show the sovereign to our country and payment of high rate of interest and and such cause debt trap.
Gini Index is related to
The Gini index is a simple measure of the distribution of income across income percentiles in a population. A higher Gini index indicates greater inequality, with high income individuals receiving much larger percentages of the total income of the population.
Quality life index is prepared by UNDP for how many countries
Malawi remains one of the poorest countries in the world, with a Human Development Index (HDI) of 0.418, ranking 170 out of 187 countries (UNDP 2013 HDR). Life expectancy stands at about 54.8 years and the country is marked by high levels of vulnerability including poor nutrition.
For meaningful comparison common price level base is used because
UNDP stands for
Arrange these countries according to their HDI ranking from top to bottom (i) India (ii) China (iii) Pakistan. Options are as follow
Which sector is known a service sector
UNDP prepare quality of life index known as
The Human Development Index (HDI) is a statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income indicators, which are used to rank countries into four tiers of human development. A country scores a higher HDI when the lifespan is higher, the education level is higher, and the GDP per capita is higher. It was developed by Indian Nobel prize winner Amartya Sen and Pakistani economist Mahbub ul Haq, with help from Gustav Ranis of Yale University and Lord Meghnad Desai of the London School of Economics, and was further used to measure a country's development by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP)'s Human Development Report Office.