CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ - 2019
According to NSSO, How many health workers has be there for 10,000 people?
A)
20
B)
33
C)
41
D)
57

Correct Answer : Option (A) - 20

Note : National Sample Survey Organization (NSSO) data showed that India has 20.6 health workers per 10,000 people. This is less than the World Health Organization's (WHO) minimum overreach of 22.8 per 10,000 people. This is uneven between the urban and rural areas. Rural areas with 71 % of India's population have only 36% of health workers. Delhi highest concentration of health workers followed by Kerala, Punjab, and Haryana.