Kelera

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Kelera

  • -state in southern west India
  • it was the first country to introduce family planning
  • leads the country in womens education, it ranks first in the country with an overall literacy rate of 94% and female literacy of 92%
  • In 2005, the average age of marriage was 21 in Kelera compared to 17 for the whole country, this delay in marriage helps reduce the number of children women could potentially have.
  • nearly 60% of the couples in Kelera are protected by family planning methods
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