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Nutritional inequality in India

Rajaram Dasgupta

Nutritional inequality in India

by Rajaram Dasgupta

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Published by Centre for Development Studies in Trivandrum .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRajaram Dasgupta.
SeriesWorking paper / Centre for Development Studies ;, no. 163
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 85/60009 (H)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination19 p.
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2696151M
LC Control Number85907513

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Income inequality in India may be at its highest level since , according to a new research paper, with the top 1 per cent of earners making 22 per cent of all income — a ratio that has risen.   While inequalities in income have been extensively documented, relatively less is known about the inequality in food expenditure in India. In the Indian context, the diversity in agriculture offers enough scope to examine expenditure inequality across regions. The study examined the inequality in food expenditure in India .

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Malnutrition among under-five children is an important concern for the health authorities in India. The aim of the present review was to assess the burden of under-nutrition and over-nutrition, its determinants and strategies required to tackle malnutrition among under-five children in India.

On decomposition, poverty alone explains more than half of the inequality in malnutrition, which justifies the poverty–nutrition inequality linkage. The paper highlights the influence of poverty in Author: Sumit Mazumdar. As per ‘The State of Food Insecurity in the World ’, India remains home to the largest number of undernourished people in the world: million (% of its Nutritional inequality in India book as of However, the status of hunger and malnutrition in India.

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In India, the richest 1% own 53% of the country’s wealth, according to the latest data from Credit Suisse. The richest 5% own %, while the top 10% have %. At the other end of the pyramid, the poorer half jostles for a mere % of national wealth.

Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in India National Family Health Survey (NFHS-3) India nutrition‘ as one of its crosscutting strategic themes.

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Children do particularly badly in unequal societies – from worse infant mortality rates. The role of inequalities and marginalization in shaping food-security and nutrition outcomes.

Economic growth alone is not sufficient to reduce extreme poverty or improve food security and nutrition. Inequality, not only in the distribution of income, but also in access to nutrition.

The Problem of Inequality 1 ra Dev 1. INTRODUCTION the book by French economist Thomas Piketty (), there has been m ore debate on The focus of the paper will be on economic, social and gender inequalities in India with some discussion at global level. DIMENSIONS OF INEQUALITY.

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In this study, we reviewed published studies to examine trends in health inequalities research in India sincewhich marked the onset of economic reforms in India. We describe the populations in focus, main methods utilized, health outcomes studied and measures of equity used in the research on health inequalities in India.

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This is certainly the case when it comes to healthcare outcomes: Obesity. NEW DELHI: Deregulation and opening-up reforms in India since s have led to substantial increase in inequality so much that top % of earners has continued to capture more growth than all those in the bottom 50% combined, said the World Inequality Lab in its World Inequality Reportreleased on Thursday.

“Inthe share of national income captured by India. India Business News: In signs of rising income inequality, India's richest one per cent now hold a huge 58 per cent of the country's total wealth -- higher than the global.Income inequality in India refers to the unequal distribution of wealth and income among its citizens.

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