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Type Working Paper - Economic and Political Weekly
Title Beyond Hindu-Muslim Growth Rates: Understanding Socio-Economic Reality
Volume 40
Issue 5
Publication (Day/Month/Year) 2005
Page numbers 370-374
URL http://www.jsk.gov.in/articles/beyond_hindu_muslim_growth_rates_ashish_bose.pdf
It is important to go beyond the population growth rate figures of Hindus and Muslims and give a thought to other demographic, economic and social variables. From a study of the census data from 49 districts around the country with a substantial Muslim population, it appears that more than religion, it is the geographical location and economic conditions prevailing there that influence the condition of the people.

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