Income And Other Criteria

Development of Class 10

  • Apart from income people require basic services like health and education facilities.
  • High income alone cannot guarantee these basic services. These services are to be provided by the government then only Human development is possible.
  • For example Punjab has a highest per capita income out of three states Kerala is at the bottom has very low (11) infant mortality rate as compared to Punjab (49).
  •  In Kerala literacy rate is 91% which is only 70% in Punjab.

SOME COMPARATIVE DATA ON PUNJAB, KERALA AND BIHAR:

State

Infant Mortality Rate per 1,000 (2003) 

Literacy Rate (%) (2001)

Net Attendance Ratio for Class I-V (1995-96)

Punjab

Kerala

Bihar

49

11

60

70

91

47

81

91

41

Explanation of some of the terms used in this table:

Infant Mortality Rate (or IMR) indicates the number of children that die before the age years as a proportion of 1000 live children born in that particular year.

Literacy Rate measure the proportion of literate population in the 7 and above age group

Net Attendance Ratio is the total number of children of age group 6-10 attending school as a percentage of total number of children in the same age group.

punjab

Punjab

kerela

Kerala  

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Bihar

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