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Volume : III, Issue : XI, December - 2013

Regional Analysis Of Male-female Differentials In Literacy In Western Satpura Region, India

L. P. Sandanshiv

DOI : 10.9780/22307850, Published By : Laxmi Book Publication

Abstract :

The present paper throw light on the regional differentiation in male-female literacy and factors responsible for this differentiation. The secondary data used for this investigation has collected from census hand books of Dhule, Nandurbar,Jalgaon, Khargone and Barwani districts of the year 2001.Collected data was analysed and Sopher's (1974) disparity index was then used to determined the circles-wise male-female differentials in literacy in Western Satpura Region.Due to physiographic and social homogeneity high level of male-female differentials in literacy is observed in eleven administrative circles in the entire region.

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L. P. Sandanshiv, (2013). Regional Analysis Of Male-female Differentials In Literacy In Western Satpura Region, India. Indian Streams Research Journal, Vol. III, Issue. XI, DOI : 10.9780/22307850,

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