ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Family Planning in a Semi-Rural Squatter Settlement in Kerala-Marked Preference for Female Sterilisation

Family Planning in a Semi-Rural Squatter Settlement in Kerala Marked Preference for Female Sterilisation Leela Gulati This paper reports the results of a study, undertaken in 1977-78, of the impact of the family planning programme on a small squatter settlement in a village on the outer fringes of Trivandrum city, More particularly, the purpose is to explore what type of sterilisation is most acceptable among very low-income households and why.

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