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Sex ratio improves in country; birth and death rates dip

  • India has registered an improved sex ratio and a decline in birth and death rates with non-communicable diseases dominating over communicable in the total disease burden of the country, according to the Central Bureau of Health Intelligence‚Äôs (CBHI) National Health Profile (NHP) 2019.
  • The NHP covers demographic, socio-economic, health status and health finance indicators, human resources in the health sector and health infrastructure.