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India Iodine Survey 2018-19

  • Jammu & Kashmir topped the highest consumption  of iodized salt while Tamil Nadu ranked the lowest,  despite being the third biggest producer of salt in the  country, according to a first-of-its-kind national survey  to measure the coverage of iodised salt.
  • The study shows that 76.3% of Indian households  consumed adequately iodised salt, which is salt with  at least 15 parts per million of iodine.