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10 Essential Facts About Indian Women You Should Know

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1. India has 943 females for every 1000 males in the population according to the 2011 census.

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2. Women are less educated compared to men in India

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3. Mortality rate of girl child is not declining fast enough

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4. Women get married at a younger age when compared to men

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5. Dowry deaths continue to happen

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6. Girls are more undernourished when compare to boys

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7. Female labour participation is lagging

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8. Ownership inequality is rampant

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9. Women bear the brunt of violent crime

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10. Human trafficking is growing fast