Health Indicators of Jammu and Kashmir in India

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HEALTH INDICATORS OF JAMMU & KASHMIR
The Total Fertility Rate of the State is 2.2. The Infant Mortality Rate is 49 and Maternal Mortality Ratio is NA (SRS 2004 - 2006). The Sex Ratio in the State is 892 (as compared to 933 for the country). Comparative figures of major health and demographic indicators are as follows : Table I: Demographic, Socio-economic and Health profile of Jammu & Kashmir State as compared to India figures  S. No.| Item| J&K| India|

1| Total population (Census 2001) (in million)| 10.14| 1028.61| 2| Decadal Growth (Census 2001) (%)| 31.42| 21.54|
3| Crude Birth Rate (SRS 2008)| 18.8| 22.8|
4| Crude Death Rate (SRS 2008)| 5.8| 7.4|
5| Total Fertility Rate (SRS 2008)| 2.2| 2.6|
6| Infant Mortality Rate (SRS 2008)| 49| 53|
7| Maternal Mortality Ratio (SRS 2004 - 2006)| NA| 254| 8| Sex Ratio (Census 2001)| 892| 933|
9| Population below Poverty line (%)| 3.48| 26.10|
10| Schedule Caste population (in million)| 0.77| 166.64| 11| Schedule Tribe population (in million)| 1.11| 84.33| 12| Female Literacy Rate (Census 2001) (%)| 43.0| 53.7| Table II: Health Infrastructure of Jammu & Kashmir 

Particulars| Required| In position| shortfall|
Sub-centre| 1666| 1907| -|
Primary Health Centre| 271| 375| -|
Community Health Centre| 67| 85| -|
Multipurpose worker (Female)/ANM at Sub Centres & PHCs | 2282| 1794| 488| Health Worker (Male) MPW(M) at Sub Centres | 1907| -| -| Health Assistant (Female)/LHV at PHCs | 375| 27| 348|

Health Assistant (Male) at PHCs| 375| 89| 286|
Doctor at PHCs | 375| 451| -|
Obstetricians & Gynaecologists at CHCs | 85| 28| 57| Physicians at CHCs | 85| 44| 41|
Paediatricians at CHCs | 85| 17| 68|
Total specialists at CHCs| 340| 135| 205|
Radiographers| 85| 59| 26|
Pharmacist| 460| 557| -|
Laboratory Technicians| 460| 396| 64|
Nurse/Midwife| 970|...
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