Status of health in Orissa, 1995
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Status of health in Orissa, 1995 by Almas Ali

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Published by Information & Documentation Cell, Orissa Voluntary Health Association in Bhubaneswar, Orissa .
Written in English



  • India,
  • Orissa,
  • Orissa.


  • Fertility, Human -- India -- Orissa -- Statistics.,
  • Birth control -- India -- Orissa -- Statistics.,
  • Health surveys -- India -- Orissa.,
  • Demographic surveys -- India -- Orissa.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementprepared by Almas Ali, Shikha Nayak.
ContributionsNayak, Shikha., Orissa Voluntary Health Association. Information & Documentation Cell.
LC ClassificationsHB1050.O75 A45 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 142 p. :
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL641400M
LC Control Number96906489

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