The concept which has human beings as centre is called
The concept which is concentrated on human beings is called anthropo-centric. Countries like India are a part of this concept whereas Western countries have euro-centric approach.
The life expectancy in India is:
Life expectancy is more in females as compared to males.
Marginalised sections of the society are
Marginalised sections of the society are females, scheduled castes, scheduled tribes and agricultural labourers.
In early stages of development
Early man was totally dependent upon the nature because of less development of science and technology.
The process of widening people's choices as well as raising the level of well-being is:
Human development is a process of enlarging the range of people's choices.
More than 40 percent of population living below the poverty line is in the state of
The data of poverty for the states show that there are States like Orissa and Bihar which have recorded more than 40 percent of their population living below the poverty line.
The slums of the urban areas lack
There are large rural areas and the slums in the urban areas that do not have basic amenities like potable water, education and health infrastructure available to a majority of population.
Besides the three indicators, HDI is also concerned with
Human development is not possible without economic prosperity. Economically, a country will prosper, only if it has productivity.
Which of the following states has the lowest female literacy rate in India?
According to Census 2011, Kerala has the highest total literacy rate and female literacy rate whereas Lakshadweep had the highest male literacy rate. Bihar has the lowest total literacy rate and male literacy rates while Rajasthan has the lowest female literacy rate.
Which one of the following is not included in HDI?
Human development includes living a long and healthy life, to be educated and have access to resources needed for a decent standard of living. These are considered important aspects of human development.