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Table 1 Socio-Demographic Profile of the Study District

From: Women’s freedom of movement and participation in psychosocial support groups: qualitative study in northern India

Indicator National - India State-Uttarakhand District-Dehradun
Population (millions) 1210 10.1 1.7
Rural Population 68.8% 69.5% 44.5%
Under Age 15 Population 28.6% 28.9% 25.3%
Sex Ratio at Birth (females: males) 919: 1000 888: 1000 886: 1000
Female Literacy Rate 68.4% 76.5% 81.5%
Male Literacy Rate 85.7% 90.7% 91.8%
  1. State and National level data from 2015 to 16, Dehradun district data from 2011 to 13. Sources: [34,35,36,37]