Maternal Health in Haryana: Evidences from NFHS

Journal of Chemistry, Environmental Sciences and its Applications

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Title Maternal Health in Haryana: Evidences from NFHS
 
Creator Ms Poonam Sandhir
 
Subject Maternal Health Care
NFHS
Women Education
 
Description The paper is based on National Family Health Survey (NFHS) Haryana data collected during third and fourth round of survey. In terms of maternal health care indicators like ANC, IFA consumption, TT, assisted births, institutional births and PNC, Haryana performed better than India for parameters like TT, assisted deliveries and PNC; at par for IFA tablets and lower for ANC and institutional deliveries. Punjab was ahead of Haryana in terms of all these parameters. All these maternal health care indicators had a positive relationship with the raise in the educational level of the women. With the education the awareness level of women gets enhanced and they understand the importance of vital factors than their uneducated counterparts. Our policy planners and programme implementers should keep this important point well in mind that education is the key to easy eradication of all these problems and education of women will assist in achieving better results.
 
Publisher Chitkara University
 
Date 2017-09-06
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Peer-reviewed Article
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier https://jce.chitkara.edu.in/index.php/jce/article/view/17
10.15415/jce.2017.41005
 
Source Journal of Chemistry, Environmental Sciences and its Applications; Vol 4 No 1 (2017); 31-35
2349-7769
2349-7564
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://jce.chitkara.edu.in/index.php/jce/article/view/17/10
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2017 Ms. Poonam Sandhir
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
 

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