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# According to the Census 2011 which of the following is/are incorrect? The major cause of the decrease of the female birth ratio in India is considered to be the violent treatments meted out to the girl child at the time of the birth. The population ratio in India 2011 is 940 females per 1000 of males. The Sex Ratio 2011 shows an downward trend from the census 2001 data. The state of Haryana has the lowest rate of sex ratio in India. 1 and 4 Only 3 None of these 2 and 3

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## The correct option is B Only 3 The state of Haryana has the lowest rate of sex ratio in India and the figure shows a number of 877 of females to that of 1000 of males The Sex Ratio 2011 shows an upward trend from the census 2001 data. Census 2001 revealed that there were 933 females to that of 1000 males. Since decades India has seen a decrease in the sex ratio 2011, but since the last two of the decades there has been in slight increase in the sex ratio. Since the last five decades the sex ratio has been moving around 930 of females to that of 1000 of males.

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