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Possible Question For MAINS 1. As per state of world population 2019 of UNFPA life expectancy in India rised from 47 years in 1969 to 69 years in 2019. Write various steps taken by government to improve life expectancy. 2. The absence of reproductive and sexual rights has major and negative repurcussion on women education, income and safety. Do you agree? 3. As per state of world population 2019 of UNFPA , 67 percent of indias population is in the age group of 15 to 64 years of age. Discuss the state of Indian economy to accommodate working age population. GIST TO THE TOPIC Report is given by UNITED NATIONS POPULATION FUND (UNFPA) Also marks 50yrs of the UNFPA being established to support countries to bring down fertility levels. INDIAS population grew at an average of 1.2% annually between 2010 to 2019 which is more than double the annual rate of CHINA. Also marginally higher than the GLOBAL AVERAGE OF 1.1% A YEAR. Around half of INDIAS population in 24 states have achieved the replacement fertility rate of 2.1 childern per women , which is the desired family size when thje population stop growing.