India Is The Top Source Of Immigrants Across The Globe

🕔17:28, 19.Sep 2019

According to the International Migrant Stock 2019, released by the UN DESA’s Population Division, India has emerged as the leading country of origin for immigrants across the globe, with 17.5 million international migrants in 2019 coming from India, up from

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The debate of Languages: Hindi Vs Non-Hindi

🕔12:53, 19.Sep 2019

The debate of Languages: Hindi Vs Non-Hindi – On the occasion of Hindi Diwas on 14th September the Home Minister said that India is a country of different languages and every language has its own importance but it is very

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Where have all the working women gone? (Times of India)

🕔15:49, 4.Sep 2019

Context: The latest periodic labour force survey of 2017-18 shows that only about 23% of working-age women are employed, down from 31% in 2011-12 and 43% in 2004-05. It is working-age rural women who have gone from 49% in 2004-05

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Gender gap narrows in migration for jobs

🕔11:24, 27.Jul 2019

News Across various education levels, men are more likely to migrate for work than women, according to the 2011 census data, although there has been some improvement. More in News The census gives data on persons who migrated for work

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Migration from UP, Bihar disproportionately high

🕔12:42, 24.Jul 2019

Download PDF News Uttar Pradesh and Bihar have a disproportionately high number of out-migrants, while migrants constitute more than one-third of the population in metros like Delhi and Mumbai, according to data on migrants from Census 2011 which has just

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World Population Projections 2019

🕔11:13, 19.Jun 2019

Download PDF Some of the key takeaways from ‘The World Population Prospects 2019’ published by the Population Division of the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs.: Projected world population by 2050: The global population is projected to increase by

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Can India’s cities accommodate climate migrants?

🕔11:14, 12.Jun 2019

Download PDF News In India, evidence about climate migration is less although the number of climate migrants could be high, given the recent events of frequent floods and droughts. Climate Migrant The term ‘climate migrants’ is used to refer to

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World Day Against Child Labour

🕔10:44, 12.Jun 2019

Download PDF The World Day Against Child Labour will be observed on 12 June to raise awareness about the plight of child labourers worldwide More in News The International Labour Organization (ILO) launched the World Day Against it in 2002

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NSSO data on Female Participation In Workforce

🕔13:18, 11.Jun 2019

Download PDF News The latest periodic labour force survey (PLFS) data published by the NSSO shows female participation in the workforce has declined More in News Latest NSSO data shows female participation in the workforce has declined further to 23.3

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All You Need To Know About Traffic Index 2018

🕔14:28, 10.Jun 2019

Download PDF A recent study has ranked Mumbai as the most traffic-congested city in the world for the second straight year, and Delhi at fourth place. Traffic Index 2018 Traffic Index 2018 is published by TomTom, an Amsterdam-based company that

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