Urban & Rural CSR in Census 2011
Over the last decade, the female-to-male child sex ratio (CSR) in rural India has dropped alarmingly.
As reported today in an article in TOI, the 2011 census data shows that:
In the 2011 census, urban CSR is still much worse (902) than rural CSR (919), but over the last decade (2001 – 2011) the fall in rural CSR (15 points) is around four times than that in urban CSR (4 points).
- Haryana has both the worst urban and rural CSR
- Nagaland has the best urban CSR
- Andaman & Nicobar has the best rural CSR