Is Haryana becoming Kerala?

For representational purposes only. Picture credit: Pixabay.

The basics

Source: Healthy States Progressive India, Niti Ayog (page 44)

Preference for sons

Note, for the sake of simplicity, I have assumed that it is equally likely that the couple have a male or a female child although the probability of bearing a male child is marginally higher.
Note: The ratio is expressed as number of male births for every 100 female births. It is inverse of the ratio used in this post. The bars in yellow represent SRLB and in blue SRB.

The data muddle




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Yogesh Upadhyaya

Yogesh Upadhyaya

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