Why the declining sex ratio in India is a cause for worry2 min read . Updated: 22 Jul 2019, 11:09 PM IST
In a series starting today, Mint shows how the nation’s demographic profile is changing
India’s sex ratio, or the number of females per 1,000 males, declined to 896 in 2015-17 from 898 in 2014-16, according to a government survey. The data paints a worrying picture. In a series starting today, Mint shows how the nation’s demographic profile is changing.
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