Improving nutrition in Jammu & Kashmir: Insights from examining trends in outcomes, determinants and interventions between 2006 and 2016

Jammu & Kashmir, situated in the northern part of India, mostly mountainous, accounts for 6.7 percent of the area of the country and includes 22 districts (Government of Jammu & Kashmir 2017). The district of Leh is the largest, occupying more than half of the area of the state. The state shares international borders with >> Read more

Improving Nutrition in Telangana: Insights from the Current Status of Outcomes, Determinants and Interventions in 2016

Telangana, the 29th state of India was formed on the 2nd of June 2014. The state has an area of 112,077 square kilometers and has a population of 35.19 million. Telangana comprises of 31 districts, 68 revenue divisions and 8778 gram panchayats. The sex ratio is 988 women per 1000 men and the literacy rate >> Read more

Improving Nutrition in Mizoram: Insights from Examining Trends in Outcomes, Determinants and Interventions between 2006 and 2016

Mizoram is situated in the hills of north east, flanked by Bangladesh on the west and Myanmar on the east and south. The state is spread across an area of 21,087 square km and is divided into eight districts and 26 blocks. As of 2011, Mizoram had a population of over one million (1,091,014) and >> Read more

Improving Nutrition in Kerala: Insights from Examining Trends in Outcomes, Determinants and Interventions between 2006 and 2016

Kerala lies along the coastline, to the extreme south west of the Indian peninsula and has an area of 38,863 square kilometers. The state is divided into 14 districts, 75 taluks and 1535 villages, with a population of 3.34 million people. The literacy rate is 94 percent and the sex ratio is 1084 females for >> Read more

Improving Nutrition in Uttarakhand: Insights from Examining Trends in Outcomes, Determinants and Interventions between 2006 and 2016

Uttarakhand, located in the foothills of the Himalayan mountain range, was formed in November 2000 as the 27th State of India. The state, largely forested, accounts for 1.6 percent of the area of the country and includes 13 districts (Government of Uttarakhand 2017). The state is home to more than 10 million people (0.8 percent >> Read more

Improving Nutrition in Punjab: Insights from Examining Trends in Outcomes, Determinants and Interventions between 2006 and 2016

Punjab, situated in the north-western plains of India, accounts for 1.5 percent of the area of the country and includes 22 districts (Government of Punjab 2017). The state is home to more than 27 million people (2.3 percent of the population of India) of which 75.8 percent are literate (Census of India 2011). Punjab has >> Read more

Improving Nutrition in Assam: Insights from Examining Trends in Outcomes, Determinants and Interventions between 2006 and 2016

Assam, situated in the north-east of India, accounts for 2.4 percent of the area of the country and includes 33 districts (Government of Assam 2017). The state is home to more than 31 million people (2.5 percent of the population of India), of which 72.2 percent are literate (Census of India 2011). Assam has a >> Read more