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Demographic Transition and Political Transition

Demographic Transition and Political Transition S Irudaya Rajan THE debate on the demographic transition in India among K C Seal and P P Talwar (September 3, 1994), Vasant Gowarikar (December 3, 1994) and P N Mari Bhat (February 4. 1995) have contributed to the understanding of current fertility levels, change over a period of time and the expected time of replacement fertility and the future size of the Indian population. The main focus has been on the future course of fertility decline or as we call it, fertility dynamism in India. The present note is a contribution to the debate.

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