Q.15:- What are the main characteristics of health of the people of our country?
The main characteristics of health of people of our country:
- Decline in death rate to 8 per thousand in 2001.
- Reduction in infant mortality rate to 7 per thousand in 2001.
- Rise in life expectancy to 64 years in 2001.
- Control over deadly diseases like cholera, smallpox, malaria, polio and leprosy.
- Fall in child mortality rate to 23 per thousand in 2001.