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In 41 Years, As India’s Economy Grew 21 Times, Infant Mortality Dropped 68%

In 41 Years, As India’s Economy Grew 21 Times, Infant Mortality...

New Delhi: Over 41 years to 2016, a national health programme for children has led to a 68 per cent drop in India's infant...
Indian Children Healthier Than Ever, But Other Nations Doing Better, Shows Survey

Indian Children Healthier Than Ever, But Other Nations Doing Better, Shows...

By Swagata Yadavar/IndiaSpend India's infant mortality rate (IMR) reduced by 16 points over the last 10 years -- 41 children below the age of one...
Why Uttarakhand Needs To Focus On Child Care

Why Uttarakhand Needs To Focus On Child Care

By Shalini Rudra/ IndiaSpend It ranks number six in per capita income, but relatively prosperous Uttarakhand does worse than many poorer states with its infant...
Infant Mortality Rate Reduces In India, But 2012 Targets Still Far Away: Study

Infant Mortality Rate Reduces In India, But 2012 Targets Still Far...

By Rhea Colaco/ IndiaSpend First, the good news: 37 babies died for every 1,000 that were born in 2015, two better than the government's projections...
India Still Has A Long Way To Go In Neonatal Care, Say Paediatricians

India Still Has A Long Way To Go In Neonatal Care,...

Kolkata: Although efforts to reduce infant mortality rate in the country over the past 20 years have had a striking impact, still-births and...
Fewest Of India’s Children Die In Kerala; Figures In Other States Far Worse

Fewest Of India’s Children Die In Kerala; Figures In Other States...

Rajasthan has an infant mortaliy rate of 47. Standing at 41, Haryana's figures are the same as of Ethiopia. Bihar stands at 42 - the same as Senegal.