Case Study PC2: Kerala, India

What were the education population change measures in Kerala?
Girls equal to boys, education standard improved, adult literacy classes provided, 98% adult literacy compared to 58% for rest of india.
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What were the family planning population change measures in Kerala?
Maternity leave only for 1st two babies, extra retirement benefits for smaller families, educated about benefits of smaller families.
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What were the child health population change measures in Kerala?
child health improved through vaccinations, infant mortality for kerala is 12 per 1000 and rest of india is 65 per 1000,
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What were the economic incentives population change measures in Kerala?
Extra retirement benefits for smaller families, Kerala has GDP per capita of $2,950 compared to $460 for rest of india.
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Kerala vs the rest of India?
Kerala has highest life epectancy, high but not highest GDP per capita, highest female literacy, Only high HDI.
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