Punjab GK – Punjab census 2011 Data

Punjab Census 2011 Important Data   Total population according to 2011 census- 2.77 Crore What is percentage of rural to total population – 62.51% What is percentage of Urban to total population- 37.49% Population density of Punjab- 550 persons/Square km What is sex ratio of Punjab – 895 What is literacy rate of Punjab- 7% […]


Thanks To Lack Of Education, Young Indian Girls Are Unaware Of Their Sexual And Reproductive Rights

The issue of reproductive health and sexual rights of adolescent boys and girls, under-age marriage, and adolescent pregnancy within and outside marriage remains a policy blind-spot in India. This is in spite of the fact that multiple surveys have highlighted the prevalence of child marriage and early pregnancy in India (Hyperlink Part 1 of the […]


Why India Ranks As One Of The Highest In The Number Of Reported Adolescent Pregnancies

“How old are you? What is your age?” I asked Babita (name changed), a young girl breastfeeding her two-month-old daughter. “What do you mean by age?”, her sunken eyes looked puzzled. Realising we don’t share the same references to time, I reword my question, “How many years ago did you start menstruating?” “Two-three years ago,” […]