2011 census of india population register was also collected in the first phase, which will be used to issue a 12-digit unique identification number to all registered indian residents by unique identification authority of india (uidai) the second population enumeration phase was conducted between 9 and 28 february 2011. Facts and figures: leadership and political participation women in parliaments only 228 per cent of all national parliamentarians were women as of june 2016, a slow increase from 113 per cent in 1995 as of october 2017, 11 women are serving as head of state and 12 are serving as head of government rwanda had the highest number of women parliamentarians worldwide. The indian society’s view of women as goddesses and men as protectors of women (illustrated by festivals such as raksha bandhan, meaning “the bond of protection”) was suddenly jolted by the brutality of the delhi gang rape.
Overall, age-standardized smoking prevalence decreased by 42% for women and 25% for men between 1980 and 2012 four countries—canada, iceland, mexico, and norway—have reduced smoking by more than half in both men and women since 1980. Women in agriculture: closing the gender gap for development 1 1 10 india’s self employed women’s association (sewa) 54 11 women in a sustainable rural livelihoods programme in uganda 59 reduce the number of undernourished people in the world in the order of 12–17 percent according to fao’s latest estimates, 925 million. A synthesis of country case studies south asia increasing the number of women teachers in rural schools funding support from the japanese-funds-in-trust specific provisions with the explicit or implicit goal of increasing the number of women teachers in rural india.
The death following a brutal gang rape and assault of a 23-year-old paramedical student in india’s capital delhi on december 16 has put a spotlight on crimes against women in the country. The analysis of the consequences from the increasing number of women in the workforce shows there have been many changes in business and family life. According to the 2011 census, since year 2011, 110 million additional women had become literate as compared to 107 men that means that the number of literate women is increasing. Internet usage in india - statistics & facts with over 460 million internet users, india is the second largest online market , ranked only behind china by 2021, there will be about 6358 million. Female infanticide is more common than male infanticide, and in some countries, particularly india and china, is likely to have serious consequences on the balance of the sexes in the population.
Schemes and strategies for women empowerment in india they could move freely with their husbands or lover, and were employed in a number of professions literary women scholars like gargi, maitrayi, the mdgs are agreed-upon goals to reduce certain indicators of disparity across the world by the year 2015. Women employment in india india's economy has undergone a substantial transformation since the country's independence in 1947 agriculture now accounts for only one-third of the gross domestic product (gdp), down from 59 percent in 1950, and a wide range of modern industries and support services now exist. The report concluded: women in sport is also extremely concerned by the decrease in the number of women in senior leadership roles while organisations should continue to tackle the diversity of. Medical technology industry in india riding the growth curve | 5 • of the 536,000 women who died during pregnancy or after childbirth in 2005 globally, india accounted highest number of diabetics in the world good quality private healthcare is out of reach for. The standing of women in indian society received unprecedented national and international attention last year following the brutal gang rape and subsequent death of a young woman in delhi.
Research by public relations firm weber shandwick shows that women are more likely to become ceos, if their current ceo is a woman 23% of women surveyed wanted to be ceo, but that number. Giving women farmers more resources could bring the number of hungry people in the world down by 100 - 150 million people surveys in a wide range of countries have shown that 85 - 90 percent of the time spent on household food preparation is women’s time. Number of women heading the households in india is found decreased though female literacy rate is still less than male literacy rate urban girls are nearly equal in education like boys however in the rural areas there is still a big gap. Maternal mortality is unacceptably high about 830 women die from pregnancy- or childbirth-related complications around the world every day it was estimated that in 2015, roughly 303 000 women died during and following pregnancy and childbirth.
Key points women account for more than half the number of people living with hiv worldwide young women (10-24 years old) are twice as likely to acquire hiv as young men the same age. Decreasing number of women in india women in ancient india were held in high respect with the course of time, the status of woman got lowered muscle and money power started dominating the societies and as men fought the wars and ran the ventures of industrial production, they started considering themselves superior to woman. More women in india of working age are enrolling in secondary school but that is only one reason why the number of women who are either working or looking for a job is decreasing new dehli (ilo news) – women in south asia are far less likely than men to have a job or to be looking for one while.