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Burden of Child Malnutrition in India: A View from Parliamentary Constituencies

  title={Burden of Child Malnutrition in India: A View from Parliamentary Constituencies},
  author={Akshay Swaminathan and Rockli Kim and Yun Xu and Jeffrey C. Blossom and William Joe and Richa Venkatraman and Alok Kumar and S. V. Subramanian},
  journal={Nutrition eJournal},
In India, monitoring and surveillance of health and well-being indicators have been focused primarily on the state and district levels. Analysing population data at the level of parliamentary constituencies has the potential to bring political accountability to the data-driven policy discourse that is currently based on district-level estimates. Using data from the fourth National Family Health Survey 2016, two geographic information systems methodologies have been developed and applied to… 
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