February 2005, Volume 55, Issue 2

Editorial

Girl Child Today - mother of a nation tomorrow

Qudsia Anjum

Pakistan has lagged behind from its neighbours and other low-income countries in terms of Health and Population outcomes. Total life expectancy is 61 years with 64 years for males and 66 years for females. Adult literacy rates have increased to 43% with adult female literacy of 28

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