Society- Nutrition Atlas of India (First of its Kind) and other important data-sets !!!


The first of its kind , the National Institute of Nutrition has publised Nutrition Atlas of India and the datasets are extremely important for MAINS.

About NIN- National Institute of Nutrition (NIN) was founded by Sir Robert McCarrison in the year 1918 as ‘Beri-Beri’ Enquiry Unit in a single room laboratory at the Pasteur Institute, Coonoor, Tamil Nadu. Within a short span of seven years, this unit blossomed into a “Deficiency Disease Enquiry” and later in 1928, emerged as full-fledged “Nutrition Research Laboratories” (NRL) with Dr. McCarrison as its first Director. It was shifted to Hyderabad in 1958.


Nutrition Atlas of India


Anaemia Map







Stunting



Wasting



Underweight



Overweight



Chronic Respiratory Infection



Cancer



Cardiovascular Diseases



Type-2 Diabetes



Hypertension



TUBERCULOSIS (TB)


 


Malaria



Total Fertility Rate (TFR)



Crude Birth Rate(CBR)



Maternal Mortality (MMR)


 

Neonatal Mortality (NMR)



Infant Mortality (IMR)



Under-5 Mortality (UMR)



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