International Journal of Applied Research
Vol. 3, Issue 7, Part R (2017)
Spatial analysis of sex ratio according to different religions in Jalgaon district (MS)
Badgujar Arvind Amrut
The numerical measurement of sex composition of a population is often expressed in terms of sex ratio. This ratio is calculated differently in different countries. In India, however, the sex ratio is calculated in terms of number of females per thousand males. In general, the sex ratio is low in Jalgaon district and greate variatio is observed throughout the region. Social customs, traditions, beliefs, culture etc. have great influence on sex ratio. As these factors are vary according to different religions, sex ratio in different religions also vary from each other. Generally, male dominating culture have lower sex ratio. In the study region, sex ratio of Hindu, Muslims, Buddhists, Sikh, Jain and Christian regions are calculated and discussed and compared with each other.
How to cite this article:
Badgujar Arvind Amrut. Spatial analysis of sex ratio according to different religions in Jalgaon district (MS). International Journal of Applied Research. 2017; 3(7): 1240-1245.