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Even after 56 years of Independence, right from the Nehru era to the Vajpayee era, the rural India of today still short of basic amenities, like drinking water, electricity, roads, housing, food and clothing. Once Gandhiji told the renowned author Mr. Mulk Raj Anand that we can't build India unless we build villages. Gandhiji wanted to make the villages independent republics, independent in governance and for routine requirements, governed by the people of the villages and self sufficient for...

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Community Rural Nursing

 The barriers of access to better health services by rural population have been identified as; lack of health care professional, cost and limited access to specific services and lack of culturally acceptable services (Hegney, Pearson and McCarthy, 1997). In most remote parts of Papua New Guinea, there are few qualified health professional working and limited or no medical resources available to carter for the people. It’s because there were no road links or deteriorated infrastructure because of...

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Urban Versus Rural Living

September 2012 Urban versus Rural Living People all over the United States decide on a daily basis on where they want to live. First off people have to understand what defines rural from urban. The United States Census Bureau classifies an urban environment as having a population density of at least one thousand people per square mile. Any area surrounding those census blocks with a population density of five hundred or fewer people per square mile are classified as rural (U.S. Census Bureau). In...

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Nursing Care in Rural Communities

Nursing Care in Rural Communities Holly J. Copher Angelo State University Population Focused Community Health Nursing Nursing Care in Rural CommunitiesLiving in a rural community can present challenges for residents in receiving adequate health care. Many believe that rural communities present less health risks than urban communities. In actuality, they each have their own unique health problems and risks. In rural areas, the elderly population is at risk for not obtaining sufficient healthcare...

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Rural Road Case Study

The rural road is defined as connecting public roads from village to the main road, where it will lead them market and access to other economic and social development facilities, which are not national and urban roads. Likewise, rural roads are communication routes with very low volume of traffic, generally 500 vehicles per day, whose major function is to provide access to farms and farmland (Gallegoa, Moyab, Garcıa, & Ayugac, 2008). Low volume rural roads are developed and maintained by local agencies...

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Future of Rural Insurance in India

FUTURE OF RURAL INSURANCE IN INDIA India is fast emerging on the world map as a strong economy and a global power. The country is going through a phase of rapid development and growth. All the vital industries and sectors of the country are registering growth and thus, luring foreign investors. And insurance sector is one of them. The rural market in India, constituting 742 million people, is by far the largest potential market in the world. The annual rural household income of Rs 56,630 (as per...

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Changes in Rural Areas

Discuss the changes in rural areas and their impact on gender.  Is modernization and development the answer? Poverty is highly found in rural areas where there is a lack of education, healthcare, limits access of choices, and numerous challenges for its habitants. A major cause of poverty among India’s rural people is the lack of access to productive assets and financial resources as well as high levels of illiteracy. According to International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) women in...

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India Rural Market - a Critical Analysis

markets in India are already crowded and saturated. • Rural India is undergoing a phenomenal changes. • FMCG & consumer durable companies, which are basically “volume targeters” need to find new market regions and/or segments to sustain their topline & bottom-line. • Companies can exploit rural market segment/region to for new opportunities. • There are some organizations like HUL, ITC, LG, Mahindra etc. who are already benefiting from the rural focus through innovative ideas. 3 SOLOTAXONOMY...

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Urban and Rural Life (Collection)

There has always been a sharp distinction between urban and rural living, with each having its particular advantages and disadvantages. From a personal perspective, I am more inclined to live in a small town rather than a big city. To me, it boils down to more peace and quiet; a better environment to live in; and family safety. To begin with, small towns are usually quiet and relatively calm. The pace of life is relaxed and the low number of cars and people makes for a peaceful setting without...

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Infrastructure Development V/S Rural Economy

INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT V/S RURAL ECONOMY Infrastructure is of great importance for an economy and without developing of proper infrastructure no country can ensure its economic growth. The development of infrastructure in any economy is directly related to the economic welfare of its people. Rural infrastructure includes the roads, finance, transport, electricity, communication and warehousing. In the context...

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