Tag: Survey

National Family Health Survey: Women have more sex partners then men in 11 States/UTs
National Family Health Survey: Women have more sex partners then men in 11 States/UTs

Compared to other states, Rajasthan had the highest number of women who had on an average 3.1 sex partners as against the 1.8 per cent for men.

  • Friday, 19 August 2022
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Work From Home: 60% Companies Yet To Finalise Return To Work Strategy

The Workforce and Increment Trends survey 2021 conducted by Deloitte revealed that only 40 percent organisations have finalised their return to work strategy. This means that 60% of companies surveyed are yet to devise a return policy.

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  • Wednesday, 29 September 2021
Quality of primary education in Odisha declining: Survey

Bhubaneswar: Raising major concerns for the State government, a yearly survey report on the standard of primary education across all the States has revealed decline in quality of education. The Annual Status of Education Report (ASER) (Rural) 2018 revealed that only around 58% children studying in class V have knowledge of Class II texts. The […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Encephalitis toll rises to 117 in Malkangiri

Malkangiri: The death toll due to Japanese Encephalitis (JE) mounted to 117 in Malkangiri district with the death of another kid at district headquarters hospital today even as the survey of kids in affected areas for vaccination completed on Tuesday. Four-year old Daniel Padiami of Bataniguda village under Padia block was undergoing treatment in ICU […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
JE toll reaches 116; survey for vaccination to end today

Malkangiri: With the death of one more child, the death toll due to Japanese Encephalitis (JE) mounted to 116 in Malkangiri district. Two-year old Kasi Madkami of Korakonda succumbed to the vector borne disease while undergoing treatment at district headquarters hospital today. Three more kids are also currently in the ICU of the hospital in […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
NSSO sanitation survey: Odisha among top 5 dirtiest States

New Delhi: Sikkim has been adjudged as the cleanest State on the condition of sanitation in rural areas of 26 States, while Odisha has ranked 24th , according to a survey by National Sample Survey Organisation (NSSO). The report of the survey, conducted last year was released by Union Rural Development minister Narendra Singh Tomar […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Ambitious Odisha plans to complete DGPS survey of 129 mines in 7 months!

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government, which managed to complete the Differential Global Positioning System (DGPS) survey of just 20 mines in the two years since the directive in this regard by the Justice MB Shah Commission, today set itself an ambitious target of completing the survey of an incredible 127 mines in the next seven months. […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
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Mahanadi row: Odisha engineers to survey project sites in Chhattisgarh on July 25

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government will send two senior engineers to Chhattisgarh on July 25 for a detailed survey of the ongoing barrage projects on the upper catchments of Mahanadi. Informing this to media persons here today, Janaki Ballav Mahapatra, Engineer-in-Chief, Water Resources department, said he has informed his Chhattisgarh counterpart about the visit of two […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Women want to share responsibilities with men during festivals

New Delhi: A majority of Indian women want men to actively help in household chores during festivals, reveals a survey. www.shaadi.com, a matchmaking service, conducted a survey to understand what Indian men and women think about roles in marriage, especially during festivals. When women were asked ‘During festivals, do you think men and women have […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
More women coming out in support of live-in-relationships, says this survey

  New Delhi: For long the concept and topic of live-in relationships has been taboo in India but the times are changing with a number of women coming out in its support, according to a survey. Inshorts, a news app, conducted a poll in the second week of May capturing the views of 1.4 lakh […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
India fourth most tolerant country in world

New Delhi: On the global map, India is the fourth most tolerant country after Canada, followed by China and Malaysia, suggests a new survey. The survey, conducted by Ipsos MORI, was carried out earlier this year in 27 countries for the BBC. In all, around 20,000 people were interviewed for the study that highlights the […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Facebook defends two-question survey to curb fake news

San Francisco: Despite facing criticism that its two-question users’ survey to curb the spread of fake news could be manipulated, Facebook has defended the survey in a series of tweets. According to Adam Mosseri, Head of News Feed, Facebook will sample a new set of users each day. “There is always the risk that people […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Amitabh Bachchan most engaging Indian actor on Facebook

  Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has been voted the most engaging Indian actor on Facebook in a new survey. According to Score Trends, the 75-year-old actor has over 30 million followers on the popular social networking site. The survey announced Bachchan as the numero uno actor with 100 points on Facebook, closely followed by Salman […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
33% professionals feel technology obstructs work, family commitments

New Delhi: Around 33 per cent of young professionals in India feel technology is a major hindrance to work and family commitments, said a Monster.com survey, here on Wednesday. Other hindrances were meetings, calls and trainings after office hours (18 per cent) and and negative attitude of supervisors towards work-life balance (11 per cent), the […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
Facebook losing users in US: Report

San Francisco: Social networking giant Facebook today hosts around 15 million fewer people in the US than it did in 2017, with the biggest drop being among teen and millennial demographic. A new US-specific survey data compiled by market research firm Edison Research highlighted that Facebook’s user-base was shrinking, particularly in the coveted 12- to […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021