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Literacy rate higher in urban areas, more boys educated than girls, finds NSSO survey

Jul 01, 2015

Literacy rate higher in urban areas, more boys educated than girls, finds NSSO survey

Literacy rate in rural areas was pegged at 71 percent last year, compared to 86 percent in urban areas, while among the age group of seven years and above, male literacy rate was found higher than the female literacy rate, according to NSSO survey released on Tuesday. #didyouknow #National Sample Survey Office #urban areas #Rural areas #NSSO survey #Social Consumption: Education
Poorest of poor in Indian villages survive on Rs 17 a day: Survey

Jun 20, 2013

Poorest of poor in Indian villages survive on Rs 17 a day: Survey

According to the data, which relates to 2011-12 (July-June), five per cent population on the bottom rung had an average monthly per capita expenditure (MCPE) of Rs 521.44 in rural areas and Rs 700.50 in urban areas. #India #Poverty #National Sample Survey Office #urban poor #Rural poor
Here's evidence that NREGA is actually destroying jobs

Feb 28, 2012

Here's evidence that NREGA is actually destroying jobs

The evidence is growing that UPA's flagship NREGA scheme is doing a lot of damage - including destroying jobs. #NREGA #Indian School of Business #Workfare #Shamika Ravi #National Sample Survey Office